Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 791 799 668
Rank change year-on-year +8 -131 +53
Permanent jobs citing FTP 273 381 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 1.53% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 203 302 379
England median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% -4.35% +8.24%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%

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 21,469 24,826 26,283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.62% 14.96% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16,466 19,913 21,517
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for FTP in England

FTP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FTP in England.

Salary trend for FTP in England

FTP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FTP in England over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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
South East +20 83 £37,500 - 1
London +31 80 £55,000 -4.35% 3
North of England +45 45 £35,500 +9.23% 2
Midlands +47 31 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Midlands +36 30 £48,750 +21.88% 1
East of England +73 27 £52,500 +50.00% 2
North West +39 22 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Yorkshire +19 22 £37,500 +15.38%
South West -29 7 £35,000 -22.22%
East Midlands - 1 £31,000 -
North East - 1 £36,000 -
FTP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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.

1 113 (41.39%) Windows
2 104 (38.10%) SQL
3 97 (35.53%) DNS
4 75 (27.47%) SMTP
5 68 (24.91%) TCP/IP
6 67 (24.54%) Analytical Skills
7 66 (24.18%) HTTP
8 64 (23.44%) SQL Server
9 63 (23.08%) XML
10 62 (22.71%) Microsoft
11 60 (21.98%) Linux
12 58 (21.25%) DHCP
13 56 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
14 53 (19.41%) Firewall
14 53 (19.41%) Finance
15 50 (18.32%) SSH
16 49 (17.95%) Windows Server
17 46 (16.85%) SSL
18 43 (15.75%) MySQL
18 43 (15.75%) Degree
19 42 (15.38%) Computer Science
19 42 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
20 41 (15.02%) WAN
21 40 (14.65%) ERP
22 39 (14.29%) ITIL
23 37 (13.55%) Java
24 36 (13.19%) LAN
25 35 (12.82%) PHP
25 35 (12.82%) Oracle
25 35 (12.82%) Git (software)

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 25 (9.16%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.86%) Skype for Business
3 15 (5.49%) Apache
4 13 (4.76%) IIS
5 9 (3.30%) nginx
6 8 (2.93%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (2.20%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.20%) WordPress
8 5 (1.83%) Confluence
8 5 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.47%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.47%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 3 (1.10%) CMS
11 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.73%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 2 (0.73%) JBoss
11 2 (0.73%) WildFly
12 1 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 22 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.20%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.37%) Avid Media Composer
5 1 (0.37%) FileZilla
5 1 (0.37%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (5.49%) JDE OneWorld
2 7 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (2.20%) Magento
3 6 (2.20%) NetSuite
4 5 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.73%) Infor LN
6 2 (0.73%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.37%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.37%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (9.89%) Office 365
4 20 (7.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (6.96%) npm
6 12 (4.40%) IaaS
7 11 (4.03%) Amazon SQS
8 10 (3.66%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 9 (3.30%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (3.30%) Serverless
10 8 (2.93%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (2.56%) SaaS
12 5 (1.83%) Amazon S3
12 5 (1.83%) OpenShift
13 4 (1.47%) Route 53
14 3 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
15 2 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.73%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.73%) GitHub
15 2 (0.73%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 97 (35.53%) DNS
2 75 (27.47%) SMTP
3 68 (24.91%) TCP/IP
4 66 (24.18%) HTTP
5 58 (21.25%) DHCP
6 53 (19.41%) Firewall
7 50 (18.32%) SSH
8 46 (16.85%) SSL
9 41 (15.02%) WAN
10 36 (13.19%) LAN
11 26 (9.52%) HTTPS
12 24 (8.79%) Internet
13 21 (7.69%) VPN
14 18 (6.59%) Network Security
15 17 (6.23%) SNMP
16 13 (4.76%) MPLS
16 13 (4.76%) SAN
17 12 (4.40%) Telnet
18 10 (3.66%) Intrusion Detection
18 10 (3.66%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 43 (15.75%) MySQL
3 17 (6.23%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.66%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (3.30%) Amazon Aurora
8 7 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.83%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.83%) Power BI
11 4 (1.47%) Big Data
11 4 (1.47%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.47%) HBase
11 4 (1.47%) Looker
11 4 (1.47%) QlikView
11 4 (1.47%) Snowflake Schema
11 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.47%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 35 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.06%) Jenkins
3 20 (7.33%) JIRA
4 19 (6.96%) Mercurial
5 13 (4.76%) Selenium
6 10 (3.66%) Subversion
7 9 (3.30%) Ant
8 7 (2.56%) Maven
9 5 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.83%) Vagrant
10 4 (1.47%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.47%) HP UFT
11 3 (1.10%) Burp Suite
11 3 (1.10%) Checkstyle
11 3 (1.10%) Metasploit
11 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.73%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.73%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 53 (19.41%) Finance
2 31 (11.36%) Retail
3 26 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 20 (7.33%) Manufacturing
5 17 (6.23%) Marketing
6 14 (5.13%) Back Office
7 10 (3.66%) Banking
8 4 (1.47%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.47%) French Language
8 4 (1.47%) Front Office
9 3 (1.10%) Games
10 2 (0.73%) Legal
11 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.37%) International Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 48 (17.58%) Developer
2 47 (17.22%) Analyst
3 23 (8.42%) Consultant
4 22 (8.06%) Support Engineer
5 18 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (6.59%) Junior
5 18 (6.59%) Junior Developer
6 16 (5.86%) Network Engineer
7 15 (5.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 15 (5.49%) IT Support
7 15 (5.49%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 14 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (4.76%) Team Leader
10 12 (4.40%) Architect
10 12 (4.40%) COBOL Programmer
10 12 (4.40%) Java Developer
10 12 (4.40%) Programmer
10 12 (4.40%) Senior RPG Programmer
10 12 (4.40%) Support Analyst
10 12 (4.40%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (23.08%) XML
2 30 (10.99%) Web Services
3 27 (9.89%) HTML
3 27 (9.89%) SOAP
4 25 (9.16%) CSS
4 25 (9.16%) EDI
5 19 (6.96%) .NET
5 19 (6.96%) jQuery
5 19 (6.96%) Laravel
5 19 (6.96%) Sass
5 19 (6.96%) Silex
6 17 (6.23%) CSS3
6 17 (6.23%) HTML5
7 14 (5.13%) REST
8 12 (4.40%) Middleware
9 11 (4.03%) EDIFACT
9 11 (4.03%) Spring
10 10 (3.66%) SAP PI
10 10 (3.66%) SAP XI
10 10 (3.66%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 67 (24.54%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.16%) Management Information System
3 19 (6.96%) Cyberthreat
4 16 (5.86%) Data Centre
5 13 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
6 12 (4.40%) Cyber Defence
6 12 (4.40%) e-Learning
7 11 (4.03%) Client/Server
7 11 (4.03%) iSeries
8 10 (3.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 9 (3.30%) CESG
10 8 (2.93%) Algorithms
11 7 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (2.56%) Hedge funds
11 7 (2.56%) Public Cloud
11 7 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (2.20%) Cyberattack
12 6 (2.20%) Fintech
13 5 (1.83%) Smart Meter
13 5 (1.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 113 (41.39%) Windows
2 60 (21.98%) Linux
3 49 (17.95%) Windows Server
4 32 (11.72%) Unix
5 7 (2.56%) CentOS
5 7 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.83%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.47%) Debian
8 4 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.10%) Android
9 3 (1.10%) Kali Linux
9 3 (1.10%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.10%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.73%) VMS
10 2 (0.73%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
2 42 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 40 (14.65%) ERP
4 39 (14.29%) ITIL
5 34 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (10.26%) SIEM
7 23 (8.42%) DevOps
8 21 (7.69%) Change Management
8 21 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 19 (6.96%) B2B
9 19 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (6.59%) ETL
10 18 (6.59%) Kalman Filter
10 18 (6.59%) Security Operations
11 17 (6.23%) Digital Marketing
11 17 (6.23%) Front End Development
11 17 (6.23%) SDLC
12 16 (5.86%) Data Analysis
12 16 (5.86%) Project Management
12 16 (5.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 104 (38.10%) SQL
2 37 (13.55%) Java
3 35 (12.82%) PHP
4 30 (10.99%) Python
5 27 (9.89%) JavaScript
5 27 (9.89%) RPG
6 15 (5.49%) C#
6 15 (5.49%) RPG IV
7 14 (5.13%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.40%) COBOL
9 11 (4.03%) R
9 11 (4.03%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.66%) ABAP
10 10 (3.66%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.66%) XPath
11 7 (2.56%) C
12 6 (2.20%) ActionScript
12 6 (2.20%) ActionScript 2.0
12 6 (2.20%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.83%) Go
Qualifications
1 43 (15.75%) Degree
2 28 (10.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (8.79%) CISSP
4 21 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (5.86%) Security Cleared
6 13 (4.76%) MCSE
7 12 (4.40%) GIAC
7 12 (4.40%) SC Cleared
8 11 (4.03%) CEH
8 11 (4.03%) ISTQB
8 11 (4.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (3.66%) ISEB
10 8 (2.93%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 8 (2.93%) CCIE
10 8 (2.93%) CCNP
10 8 (2.93%) CCSP
10 8 (2.93%) CISM
11 6 (2.20%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 6 (2.20%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.06%) SLA
2 21 (7.69%) GDPR
3 16 (5.86%) QA
4 14 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 4 (1.47%) Data Quality
8 3 (1.10%) HIPAA
8 3 (1.10%) ISO 31000
9 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.73%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.37%) COBIT
10 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 30 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (10.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.66%) Docker
3 10 (3.66%) NFS
3 10 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (3.30%) Terminal Server
5 7 (2.56%) Varnish
6 6 (2.20%) vSphere
7 5 (1.83%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.83%) XenApp
8 3 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.73%) Firmware
9 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.37%) iptables
10 1 (0.37%) Postfix
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (4.40%) Puppet
2 11 (4.03%) Ansible
3 9 (3.30%) vCenter Server
4 7 (2.56%) Terraform
5 6 (2.20%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (1.83%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.83%) Packer
7 4 (1.47%) HP ALM
7 4 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.10%) Control-M
8 3 (1.10%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.10%) Nagios
8 3 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.10%) SCCM
9 2 (0.73%) cPanel
9 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.37%) QRadar
Vendors
1 62 (22.71%) Microsoft
2 35 (12.82%) Oracle
3 33 (12.09%) VMware
4 27 (9.89%) Cisco
5 20 (7.33%) Citrix
6 18 (6.59%) JD Edwards
7 17 (6.23%) Google
8 15 (5.49%) IFS
9 13 (4.76%) SAP
10 11 (4.03%) HP
11 10 (3.66%) Aruba
12 9 (3.30%) Dell
12 9 (3.30%) Red Hat
12 9 (3.30%) Remedy
13 8 (2.93%) IBM
13 8 (2.93%) ServiceNow
13 8 (2.93%) Symantec
14 7 (2.56%) EMC
14 7 (2.56%) Meraki
14 7 (2.56%) NetApp