Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for FTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FTP over the 6 months to 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK > England
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 702 807 826
Rank change year-on-year +105 +19 -178
Permanent jobs citing FTP 161 279 361
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 1.32% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 109 220 281
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £21,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £73,875 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

FTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 12,347 21,162 24,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.95% 15.81% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9,764 16,083 19,590
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +1.09% +2.22%

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing FTP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in England

FTP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing FTP in England.

Salary trend for FTP in England

FTP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing FTP in England over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Salary histogram for FTP in England

FTP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the England region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +132 74 £67,500 +26.17% 4
South East +77 46 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Midlands +71 18 £100,000 +81.82% 2
North of England +98 14 £42,250 -6.11% 2
East Midlands +70 12 £100,000 +146.91% 1
South West +91 9 £23,000 -34.29% 1
North West +71 7 £42,000 -1.18% 1
West Midlands +44 6 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Yorkshire +101 5 £42,500 -11.92% 1
North East +17 2 £27,500 -38.89%
East of England +56 1 £45,000 -14.29%
FTP
UK

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, IT jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for FTP.

1 78 (48.45%) Windows
2 66 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (39.75%) Linux
4 57 (35.40%) Problem-Solving
5 51 (31.68%) Java
5 51 (31.68%) DNS
6 50 (31.06%) Finance
7 49 (30.43%) Oracle
8 47 (29.19%) SQL
8 47 (29.19%) IBM
9 45 (27.95%) Windows Server
10 44 (27.33%) Microsoft
11 43 (26.71%) HTTP
12 38 (23.60%) DevOps
13 37 (22.98%) TCP/IP
14 34 (21.12%) SQL Server
15 32 (19.88%) SSH
15 32 (19.88%) PowerShell
16 31 (19.25%) Active Directory
17 28 (17.39%) Project Management
17 28 (17.39%) Azure
18 27 (16.77%) ITIL
19 25 (15.53%) SMTP
19 25 (15.53%) DHCP
19 25 (15.53%) VMware
20 22 (13.66%) Firewall
21 21 (13.04%) C#
21 21 (13.04%) Middleware
22 20 (12.42%) VoIP
22 20 (12.42%) Scrum

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (11.80%) WebSphere
2 14 (8.70%) Apache Spark
3 13 (8.07%) CMS
3 13 (8.07%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 12 (7.45%) IIS
5 9 (5.59%) MS Exchange
6 8 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.97%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.73%) Confluence
7 6 (3.73%) Red Hat Fuse
8 5 (3.11%) Apache
9 4 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.86%) Drupal
11 2 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.62%) nginx
12 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.48%) FileZilla
3 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (3.11%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.62%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.39%) Azure
2 20 (12.42%) Office 365
3 18 (11.18%) AWS
4 13 (8.07%) Amazon S3
5 12 (7.45%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (6.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 11 (6.83%) Amazon ELB
6 11 (6.83%) Amazon Glacier
6 11 (6.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (4.35%) Power Platform
8 5 (3.11%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (2.48%) OneDrive
9 4 (2.48%) PowerApps
10 2 (1.24%) Akamai
11 1 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.62%) G Suite
11 1 (0.62%) IaaS
11 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (31.68%) DNS
2 43 (26.71%) HTTP
3 37 (22.98%) TCP/IP
4 32 (19.88%) SSH
5 25 (15.53%) DHCP
5 25 (15.53%) SMTP
6 22 (13.66%) Firewall
7 20 (12.42%) VoIP
8 17 (10.56%) VPN
9 14 (8.70%) Wireless
10 11 (6.83%) WAN
10 11 (6.83%) Wireshark
11 10 (6.21%) SAN
12 9 (5.59%) LAN
13 7 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (4.35%) Unified Communications
14 6 (3.73%) NAS
14 6 (3.73%) SSL
15 5 (3.11%) HTTPS
15 5 (3.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.45%) Big Data
2 12 (7.45%) Hadoop
2 12 (7.45%) HBase
3 11 (6.83%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (5.59%) MySQL
5 7 (4.35%) DB2
5 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.73%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.48%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.86%) Power BI
10 2 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.62%) KDB
11 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (11.80%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.70%) Subversion
3 13 (8.07%) Jenkins
3 13 (8.07%) JIRA
4 10 (6.21%) Vagrant
5 7 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 7 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.73%) Maven
7 5 (3.11%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.11%) NWDS
8 2 (1.24%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.24%) NUnit
9 1 (0.62%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.62%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.62%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.62%) Redmine
9 1 (0.62%) Toad
General
1 50 (31.06%) Finance
2 9 (5.59%) Retail
3 7 (4.35%) Public Sector
4 3 (1.86%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.24%) Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (21.74%) Developer
2 19 (11.80%) Integration Developer
3 13 (8.07%) Consultant
3 13 (8.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (8.07%) IT Support
4 12 (7.45%) Administrator
4 12 (7.45%) Architect
4 12 (7.45%) Data Architect
5 11 (6.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (6.83%) Support Engineer
6 10 (6.21%) Big Data Architect
6 10 (6.21%) Network Engineer
6 10 (6.21%) Senior Developer
6 10 (6.21%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (4.97%) Applications Support
7 8 (4.97%) Middleware Developer
8 7 (4.35%) Junior
9 5 (3.11%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (3.11%) Analyst
9 5 (3.11%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.04%) Middleware
2 19 (11.80%) REST
3 16 (9.94%) XML
4 14 (8.70%) Kafka
5 12 (7.45%) .NET
6 10 (6.21%) LDAP
6 10 (6.21%) Web Services
7 9 (5.59%) .NET Core
7 9 (5.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (4.35%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.35%) Entity Framework
8 7 (4.35%) NHibernate
8 7 (4.35%) React
8 7 (4.35%) WebSockets
9 6 (3.73%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (3.73%) EDI
9 6 (3.73%) JSON
9 6 (3.73%) SOAP
9 6 (3.73%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.32%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.97%) Replication
5 6 (3.73%) AS400
5 6 (3.73%) EMC VMAX
5 6 (3.73%) EMC VNX
5 6 (3.73%) HP Storage
5 6 (3.73%) IBM XIV
5 6 (3.73%) iSeries
5 6 (3.73%) Private Cloud
6 5 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.11%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.11%) W3C
7 3 (1.86%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.86%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (1.24%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.24%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 78 (48.45%) Windows
2 64 (39.75%) Linux
3 45 (27.95%) Windows Server
4 19 (11.80%) Oracle Linux
5 17 (10.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (10.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (8.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (6.83%) Unix
8 10 (6.21%) VMS
9 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (3.11%) Mac OS
10 5 (3.11%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.48%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.48%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.86%) CentOS
13 1 (0.62%) Android
13 1 (0.62%) Debian
13 1 (0.62%) SUSE
13 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (35.40%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (23.60%) DevOps
4 28 (17.39%) Project Management
5 27 (16.77%) ITIL
6 20 (12.42%) Scrum
7 16 (9.94%) Computer Science
7 16 (9.94%) Software Testing
8 15 (9.32%) Data Analysis
8 15 (9.32%) Unit Testing
9 14 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 13 (8.07%) Content Management
10 13 (8.07%) Process Improvement
10 13 (8.07%) System Testing
10 13 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (7.45%) Change Management
11 12 (7.45%) OO
11 12 (7.45%) Service Delivery
11 12 (7.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (31.68%) Java
2 47 (29.19%) SQL
3 32 (19.88%) PowerShell
4 21 (13.04%) C#
5 19 (11.80%) Bash Shell
6 17 (10.56%) Perl
6 17 (10.56%) Python
7 12 (7.45%) Ruby
7 12 (7.45%) Scala
8 11 (6.83%) Groovy
9 6 (3.73%) Java 8
9 6 (3.73%) JavaScript
9 6 (3.73%) RPG
9 6 (3.73%) RPG IV
10 5 (3.11%) ABAP
10 5 (3.11%) RPG III
10 5 (3.11%) VBScript
11 4 (2.48%) PHP
11 4 (2.48%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (10.56%) Degree
2 14 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 14 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 13 (8.07%) SC Cleared
4 12 (7.45%) Master's Degree
5 8 (4.97%) CCNA
5 8 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.24%) MCP
7 2 (1.24%) MCSE
7 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.62%) CCENT
8 1 (0.62%) CCIE
8 1 (0.62%) CCNP
8 1 (0.62%) CCSA
8 1 (0.62%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.62%) RHCE
8 1 (0.62%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.83%) PCI DSS
2 10 (6.21%) QA
3 9 (5.59%) SLA
4 5 (3.11%) GDPR
5 1 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (19.25%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (10.56%) vSphere
4 15 (9.32%) NFS
5 12 (7.45%) HDFS
6 8 (4.97%) Docker
7 7 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.86%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.62%) BIND 9
9 1 (0.62%) Firmware
9 1 (0.62%) LXC
9 1 (0.62%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.62%) XenApp
9 1 (0.62%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.62%) zsh
Systems Management
1 17 (10.56%) Terraform
2 15 (9.32%) Nagios
3 12 (7.45%) Kibana
4 10 (6.21%) Ansible
5 8 (4.97%) Kubernetes
5 8 (4.97%) SCCM
6 7 (4.35%) PowerCLI
7 6 (3.73%) Backup Exec
8 4 (2.48%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (1.86%) Data Guard
10 2 (1.24%) AirWatch
10 2 (1.24%) SCOM
11 1 (0.62%) CASB
11 1 (0.62%) Icinga
11 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.62%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (30.43%) Oracle
2 47 (29.19%) IBM
3 44 (27.33%) Microsoft
4 25 (15.53%) VMware
5 14 (8.70%) Cisco
6 11 (6.83%) Red Hat
7 10 (6.21%) HP
8 7 (4.35%) Remedy
9 6 (3.73%) EMC
9 6 (3.73%) F5
9 6 (3.73%) Fujitsu
9 6 (3.73%) SAP
10 5 (3.11%) IBM Sterling
10 5 (3.11%) Meraki
10 5 (3.11%) Synology
11 4 (2.48%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.48%) Juniper
11 4 (2.48%) Progress
11 4 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (2.48%) Veritas