Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK > England
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 809 646 692
Rank change year-on-year -163 +46 -12
Permanent jobs citing FTP 367 550 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% 2.12% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 286 396 507
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +0.59%

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 24,634 25,910 32,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.14% 16.11% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19,699 21,196 26,961
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.27%

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 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 2018. 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 -98 118 £60,000 +9.09% 25
South East -6 95 £35,000 -19.54% 7
North of England -51 52 £35,000 -9.09% 19
East of England 0 45 £40,000 -21.95% 9
South West -49 39 £45,000 - 5
Yorkshire +36 31 £37,500 +15.38% 8
North West -59 21 £35,000 -9.09% 10
Midlands -35 18 £45,000 +8.43% 8
West Midlands -2 16 £45,000 -7.69% 3
East Midlands -33 2 £50,000 +20.48% 5
FTP
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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.

1 167 (45.50%) HTTP
2 163 (44.41%) Windows
3 154 (41.96%) DNS
4 147 (40.05%) Linux
5 120 (32.70%) TCP/IP
6 118 (32.15%) SQL
7 105 (28.61%) Microsoft
8 102 (27.79%) Java
9 97 (26.43%) SMTP
10 93 (25.34%) DHCP
10 93 (25.34%) Oracle
11 88 (23.98%) Finance
12 87 (23.71%) SQL Server
13 85 (23.16%) Firewall
14 83 (22.62%) Web Services
14 83 (22.62%) Problem-Solving
15 79 (21.53%) SSL
16 76 (20.71%) Degree
17 64 (17.44%) SSH
18 63 (17.17%) HTTPS
18 63 (17.17%) Active Directory
19 62 (16.89%) IBM
19 62 (16.89%) Internet
19 62 (16.89%) PowerShell
20 60 (16.35%) XML
21 57 (15.53%) SOAP
21 57 (15.53%) Windows Server
22 56 (15.26%) ITIL
23 55 (14.99%) VMware
24 52 (14.17%) .NET

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 50 (13.62%) WebSphere
2 42 (11.44%) Tomcat
3 35 (9.54%) JBoss
4 34 (9.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 24 (6.54%) Apache
6 23 (6.27%) WebLogic
7 19 (5.18%) IIS
7 19 (5.18%) MS Exchange
8 18 (4.90%) SharePoint
9 17 (4.63%) OpenStack
10 16 (4.36%) Confluence
11 13 (3.54%) Skype for Business
12 12 (3.27%) CMS
13 10 (2.72%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (1.09%) Gentran
16 4 (1.09%) Mule
16 4 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (6.54%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (3.81%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.27%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.27%) Maya
5 1 (0.27%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 16 (4.36%) Documaker
2 8 (2.18%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (2.18%) TIBCO iProcess
3 4 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.27%) Magento
5 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.27%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 42 (11.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (9.54%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (8.72%) IaaS
4 21 (5.72%) Office 365
4 21 (5.72%) SaaS
5 17 (4.63%) GitHub
6 7 (1.91%) Slack
7 6 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.63%) PaaS
8 4 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.09%) npm
9 3 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.54%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.27%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 167 (45.50%) HTTP
2 154 (41.96%) DNS
3 120 (32.70%) TCP/IP
4 97 (26.43%) SMTP
5 93 (25.34%) DHCP
6 85 (23.16%) Firewall
7 79 (21.53%) SSL
8 64 (17.44%) SSH
9 63 (17.17%) HTTPS
10 62 (16.89%) Internet
11 44 (11.99%) Network Security
12 43 (11.72%) Telnet
13 34 (9.26%) IPsec
14 33 (8.99%) SNMP
15 32 (8.72%) VPN
16 31 (8.45%) DMZ
17 30 (8.17%) LAN
17 30 (8.17%) X.400
18 27 (7.36%) Cisco IOS
19 25 (6.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (23.71%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.81%) MySQL
3 34 (9.26%) Oracle Database
4 17 (4.63%) MongoDB
4 17 (4.63%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (3.54%) SQLite
7 10 (2.72%) GIS
7 10 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.18%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.63%) Geospatial Data
10 6 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.36%) Big Data
11 5 (1.36%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (11.99%) Maven
2 42 (11.44%) Git (software)
3 36 (9.81%) Eclipse
3 36 (9.81%) IntelliJ
4 34 (9.26%) JIRA
5 30 (8.17%) NetBeans
6 22 (5.99%) Jenkins
7 18 (4.90%) Subversion
8 16 (4.36%) Gerrit
8 16 (4.36%) Sonatype Nexus
9 11 (3.00%) JUnit
10 8 (2.18%) Ant
10 8 (2.18%) Gradle
11 7 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.09%) Bower
12 4 (1.09%) Grunt
12 4 (1.09%) gulp
12 4 (1.09%) SonarQube
13 3 (0.82%) ClearCase
14 2 (0.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 88 (23.98%) Finance
2 26 (7.08%) Banking
3 17 (4.63%) Marketing
4 13 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.00%) Retail
6 10 (2.72%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.45%) Front Office
7 9 (2.45%) Legal
8 5 (1.36%) Law
9 4 (1.09%) Publishing
10 3 (0.82%) Back Office
10 3 (0.82%) Billing
10 3 (0.82%) Electronics
10 3 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.82%) Games
11 2 (0.54%) Automotive
11 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.27%) Advertising
12 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 82 (22.34%) Analyst
2 53 (14.44%) Support Analyst
3 49 (13.35%) Developer
4 41 (11.17%) Support Engineer
5 37 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 34 (9.26%) Operations Analyst
7 33 (8.99%) Integration Engineer
8 32 (8.72%) DevOps Engineer
8 32 (8.72%) Technical Support
9 30 (8.17%) Network Engineer
10 26 (7.08%) Operational Support Analyst
10 26 (7.08%) Operations Support Analyst
11 24 (6.54%) Senior DevOps
11 24 (6.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 23 (6.27%) Technical Engineer
13 21 (5.72%) Technical Support Engineer
14 20 (5.45%) Administrator
15 17 (4.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 17 (4.63%) Systems Administrator
16 16 (4.36%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (22.62%) Web Services
2 60 (16.35%) XML
3 57 (15.53%) SOAP
4 52 (14.17%) .NET
5 41 (11.17%) Spring
6 38 (10.35%) REST
7 36 (9.81%) JMS
8 34 (9.26%) Middleware
9 32 (8.72%) Java EE
10 30 (8.17%) HTML
10 30 (8.17%) Java SE
11 28 (7.63%) RESTful
12 26 (7.08%) CSS
13 18 (4.90%) Ajax
13 18 (4.90%) HTML5
14 17 (4.63%) CSS3
15 16 (4.36%) YAML
16 15 (4.09%) Node.js
17 13 (3.54%) LAMP
17 13 (3.54%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.62%) Self-Motivation
2 49 (13.35%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (8.17%) CESG
5 26 (7.08%) Linux Command Line
6 17 (4.63%) Computer Science
7 13 (3.54%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.27%) Hedge funds
9 10 (2.72%) Data Centre
9 10 (2.72%) Fintech
10 8 (2.18%) Derivative
10 8 (2.18%) Equities
10 8 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.91%) Clustering
11 7 (1.91%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.36%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 5 (1.36%) SWIFT
13 5 (1.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 163 (44.41%) Windows
2 147 (40.05%) Linux
3 57 (15.53%) Windows Server
4 49 (13.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (12.26%) Unix
6 38 (10.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (10.08%) Android
8 27 (7.36%) Windows 7
9 21 (5.72%) CentOS
9 21 (5.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (5.18%) Solaris
11 17 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (4.09%) Windows 10
13 9 (2.45%) VMS
14 3 (0.82%) AIX
15 1 (0.27%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (22.62%) Problem-Solving
2 56 (15.26%) ITIL
3 51 (13.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 50 (13.62%) DevOps
5 43 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (11.44%) Release Management
7 41 (11.17%) Open Source
8 40 (10.90%) Software Engineering
9 39 (10.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 38 (10.35%) Service Delivery
10 38 (10.35%) SOA
11 36 (9.81%) Software Delivery
12 31 (8.45%) Virtual Environments
13 30 (8.17%) Infrastructure Management
13 30 (8.17%) Project Management
14 28 (7.63%) Statistics
15 26 (7.08%) Ticket Management
16 25 (6.81%) High Availability
17 24 (6.54%) Capacity Planning
17 24 (6.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 118 (32.15%) SQL
2 102 (27.79%) Java
3 62 (16.89%) PowerShell
4 50 (13.62%) PHP
5 47 (12.81%) C#
6 42 (11.44%) JavaScript
7 35 (9.54%) Bash Shell
8 31 (8.45%) Python
9 26 (7.08%) RPG
10 17 (4.63%) Perl
11 15 (4.09%) Shell Script
12 11 (3.00%) ActionScript
12 11 (3.00%) ActionScript 2.0
13 8 (2.18%) C++
13 8 (2.18%) COBOL
13 8 (2.18%) Go
14 7 (1.91%) C
14 7 (1.91%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.63%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (20.71%) Degree
2 43 (11.72%) SC Cleared
2 43 (11.72%) Security Cleared
3 39 (10.63%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (10.08%) CCNA
5 33 (8.99%) CISSP
6 31 (8.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 23 (6.27%) DV Cleared
8 15 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (2.45%) MCSE
11 8 (2.18%) MCSA
12 5 (1.36%) CCA
12 5 (1.36%) CCNP
12 5 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (1.36%) MCITP
12 5 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
12 5 (1.36%) RHCE
13 4 (1.09%) DBS Check
13 4 (1.09%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.63%) QA
2 11 (3.00%) SLA
3 6 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.09%) GDPR
4 4 (1.09%) NIST 800
4 4 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.54%) ISO 20022
6 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.27%) MiFID
7 1 (0.27%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 63 (17.17%) Active Directory
2 46 (12.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (10.63%) vSphere
4 28 (7.63%) Docker
5 21 (5.72%) Samba
6 19 (5.18%) Hyper-V
7 16 (4.36%) VirtualBox
8 13 (3.54%) XenApp
9 12 (3.27%) NFS
10 7 (1.91%) Firmware
11 4 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.82%) Snort
13 2 (0.54%) iptables
13 2 (0.54%) Postfix
13 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.27%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 32 (8.72%) Puppet
2 27 (7.36%) Nagios
3 26 (7.08%) Ansible
4 25 (6.81%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (4.63%) Rancher
6 16 (4.36%) Sysdig
6 16 (4.36%) vRealize
7 8 (2.18%) Cacti
7 8 (2.18%) Kubernetes
7 8 (2.18%) TIBCO Hawk
7 8 (2.18%) WSUS
8 7 (1.91%) SCCM
9 6 (1.63%) Salt
9 6 (1.63%) Terraform
10 5 (1.36%) Control-M
10 5 (1.36%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (1.09%) CSIRT
12 3 (0.82%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.82%) QRadar
Vendors
1 105 (28.61%) Microsoft
2 93 (25.34%) Oracle
3 62 (16.89%) IBM
4 55 (14.99%) VMware
5 50 (13.62%) Cisco
6 42 (11.44%) TIBCO
7 30 (8.17%) BEA
8 28 (7.63%) Dynatrace
9 27 (7.36%) HP
9 27 (7.36%) SolarWinds
10 23 (6.27%) ServiceNow
10 23 (6.27%) Splunk
11 19 (5.18%) Citrix
11 19 (5.18%) Red Hat
12 18 (4.90%) AppDynamics
13 16 (4.36%) BMC
13 16 (4.36%) Intel
13 16 (4.36%) New Relic
13 16 (4.36%) WorldPay
14 12 (3.27%) Juniper