Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 682 661 736
Rank change year-on-year -21 +75 -114
Permanent jobs citing FTP 530 606 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 1.98% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 434 473 471
England median annual salary £41,500 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.14% -2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £41,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.49% -4.44% +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 26530 30530 34381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 17.04% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21604 25155 28617
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -14 186 £50,000 -4.76% 2
South East -48 103 £43,500 +2.35% 6
North of England -15 67 £37,500 +15.38% 3
South West -3 66 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East of England +36 64 £40,000 -15.79% 2
North West -33 58 £38,500 +2.67% 2
Midlands +38 44 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East Midlands +35 22 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Midlands +26 22 £40,000 +13.48% 2
Yorkshire +19 8 £27,500 - 1
North East - 3 £32,500 -
FTP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for FTP.

1 212 (40.00%) DNS
2 198 (37.36%) HTTP
3 175 (33.02%) SQL
4 164 (30.94%) Windows
5 159 (30.00%) DHCP
6 145 (27.36%) Firewall
7 139 (26.23%) TCP/IP
8 128 (24.15%) SMTP
9 124 (23.40%) Finance
10 113 (21.32%) Linux
11 112 (21.13%) Java
12 107 (20.19%) Microsoft
13 99 (18.68%) HTML
14 96 (18.11%) Cisco
15 90 (16.98%) XML
16 88 (16.60%) SSL
17 87 (16.42%) JavaScript
17 87 (16.42%) Cisco Certification
18 86 (16.23%) VPN
19 85 (16.04%) WAN
19 85 (16.04%) CSS
20 84 (15.85%) ITIL
20 84 (15.85%) IIS
21 83 (15.66%) PHP
22 82 (15.47%) Web Services
23 81 (15.28%) Oracle
24 75 (14.15%) LAN
25 74 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
26 72 (13.58%) Active Directory
26 72 (13.58%) SAP

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 84 (15.85%) IIS
2 38 (7.17%) Apache
3 32 (6.04%) MS Exchange
4 24 (4.53%) CMS
5 23 (4.34%) WordPress
6 22 (4.15%) JBoss
7 20 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (3.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 16 (3.02%) Skype for Business
10 12 (2.26%) SharePoint
11 11 (2.08%) Tomcat
12 10 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.94%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.94%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.75%) Confluence
15 4 (0.75%) Gentran
15 4 (0.75%) nginx
16 3 (0.57%) Apache TomEE
17 2 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 33 (6.23%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (5.09%) FileZilla
3 23 (4.34%) Photoshop
4 18 (3.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 18 (3.40%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (1.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.51%) InDesign
6 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.57%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.38%) Maya
9 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.83%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.13%) Exstream
4 6 (1.13%) OpenCart
4 6 (1.13%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (1.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (0.94%) SAP SCM
6 4 (0.75%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.75%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.19%) Magento
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.19%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 57 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (9.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (5.66%) Office 365
4 15 (2.83%) Amazon S3
4 15 (2.83%) Route 53
4 15 (2.83%) Sage Pay
5 14 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (2.45%) Amazon ELB
7 12 (2.26%) OpenShift
8 9 (1.70%) GitHub
9 7 (1.32%) SaaS
10 5 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.75%) Dropbox
11 4 (0.75%) G Suite
11 4 (0.75%) IaaS
12 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.57%) PaaS
13 1 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.19%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 212 (40.00%) DNS
2 198 (37.36%) HTTP
3 159 (30.00%) DHCP
4 145 (27.36%) Firewall
5 139 (26.23%) TCP/IP
6 128 (24.15%) SMTP
7 88 (16.60%) SSL
8 86 (16.23%) VPN
9 85 (16.04%) WAN
10 75 (14.15%) LAN
11 67 (12.64%) Internet
12 55 (10.38%) Telnet
13 54 (10.19%) HTTPS
14 47 (8.87%) Cisco ASA
15 45 (8.49%) VLAN
16 44 (8.30%) SSH
17 42 (7.92%) SNMP
18 41 (7.74%) BGP
18 41 (7.74%) SAN
19 39 (7.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 46 (8.68%) MySQL
3 22 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (3.21%) Oracle Database
6 14 (2.64%) Amazon RDS
6 14 (2.64%) DB2
7 13 (2.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 13 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (2.45%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.13%) InterBase
11 6 (1.13%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.13%) SAP BW
12 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 40 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.42%) Jenkins
3 33 (6.23%) Maven
4 26 (4.91%) Ant
5 17 (3.21%) Subversion
6 14 (2.64%) Eclipse
6 14 (2.64%) IntelliJ
7 13 (2.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (2.45%) Toad
8 11 (2.08%) Checkstyle
9 10 (1.89%) JIRA
9 10 (1.89%) JUnit
9 10 (1.89%) SoapUI
9 10 (1.89%) XMLUnit
10 6 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.75%) NetBeans
11 4 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.75%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (0.57%) InstallShield
General
1 124 (23.40%) Finance
2 40 (7.55%) Manufacturing
3 35 (6.60%) Marketing
4 30 (5.66%) Retail
5 28 (5.28%) Banking
6 25 (4.72%) Telecoms
7 20 (3.77%) Electronics
7 20 (3.77%) Military
8 19 (3.58%) Back Office
9 18 (3.40%) Legal
10 12 (2.26%) Publishing
11 10 (1.89%) French Language
11 10 (1.89%) Spanish Language
12 8 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (1.32%) Financial Institution
14 6 (1.13%) Automotive
14 6 (1.13%) Dutch Language
15 5 (0.94%) Law
16 4 (0.75%) Advertising
17 2 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 124 (23.40%) Analyst
2 106 (20.00%) Developer
3 78 (14.72%) Network Engineer
4 36 (6.79%) Support Analyst
5 34 (6.42%) Web Developer
6 32 (6.04%) Administrator
7 31 (5.85%) Security Engineer
8 30 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
8 30 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 29 (5.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 28 (5.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 28 (5.28%) SAP Analyst
11 27 (5.09%) Support Engineer
12 26 (4.91%) Operations Analyst
13 25 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
14 23 (4.34%) Applications Support
14 23 (4.34%) Network Administrator
15 22 (4.15%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 22 (4.15%) Network Security Engineer
15 22 (4.15%) Operational Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (18.68%) HTML
2 90 (16.98%) XML
3 85 (16.04%) CSS
4 82 (15.47%) Web Services
5 44 (8.30%) jQuery
5 44 (8.30%) JSON
6 36 (6.79%) .NET
7 27 (5.09%) Regular Expression
8 24 (4.53%) JDBC
8 24 (4.53%) LAMP
9 23 (4.34%) EDI
9 23 (4.34%) POSIX
10 21 (3.96%) Ajax
10 21 (3.96%) SOAP
11 19 (3.58%) JMS
12 18 (3.40%) IDoc
12 18 (3.40%) SAP PI
13 17 (3.21%) cXML
13 17 (3.21%) EDIFACT
13 17 (3.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 74 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 30 (5.66%) CESG
4 26 (4.91%) Management Information System
5 25 (4.72%) Computer Science
6 20 (3.77%) Virtual Team
7 18 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (3.02%) Fintech
9 13 (2.45%) User Experience
10 12 (2.26%) SWIFT
11 10 (1.89%) Replication
12 9 (1.70%) Cyberthreat
12 9 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (1.32%) Cyber Defence
13 7 (1.32%) TRADACOMS
14 6 (1.13%) Social Media
15 5 (0.94%) EPoS
15 5 (0.94%) Hedge funds
16 4 (0.75%) Client/Server
16 4 (0.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 164 (30.94%) Windows
2 113 (21.32%) Linux
3 66 (12.45%) Windows Server
4 42 (7.92%) Unix
5 32 (6.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (5.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (2.45%) Windows 7
10 10 (1.89%) CentOS
11 9 (1.70%) Solaris
12 7 (1.32%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.32%) Windows 10
13 6 (1.13%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.94%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.94%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.57%) Fedora
15 3 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.57%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (15.85%) ITIL
2 46 (8.68%) E-Commerce
3 44 (8.30%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (7.17%) Web Development
5 35 (6.60%) Front End Development
6 34 (6.42%) Root Cause Analysis
7 32 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 32 (6.04%) SIEM
8 28 (5.28%) Information Security
9 27 (5.09%) EAI
9 27 (5.09%) Infrastructure Management
9 27 (5.09%) SEO
9 27 (5.09%) Statistics
9 27 (5.09%) Workflow
10 26 (4.91%) Collaborative Working
11 25 (4.72%) Data Security
12 24 (4.53%) DevOps
12 24 (4.53%) Service Delivery
12 24 (4.53%) Virtual Environments
13 23 (4.34%) Data Encryption
Programming Languages
1 175 (33.02%) SQL
2 112 (21.13%) Java
3 87 (16.42%) JavaScript
4 83 (15.66%) PHP
5 61 (11.51%) PowerShell
6 54 (10.19%) T-SQL
7 29 (5.47%) Python
7 29 (5.47%) VBScript
8 28 (5.28%) C#
8 28 (5.28%) PL/SQL
9 25 (4.72%) Shell Script
10 24 (4.53%) XPath
11 20 (3.77%) Bash Shell
11 20 (3.77%) C
12 19 (3.58%) RPG
13 17 (3.21%) ActionScript
13 17 (3.21%) ActionScript 2.0
14 16 (3.02%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
15 13 (2.45%) Ruby
15 13 (2.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 87 (16.42%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (13.40%) Degree
3 66 (12.45%) CCNA
4 53 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 53 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 38 (7.17%) DV Cleared
6 33 (6.23%) CCNP
7 30 (5.66%) CISSP
7 30 (5.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 26 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (4.53%) Network+ Certification
10 23 (4.34%) Computer Science Degree
10 23 (4.34%) MCSE
11 16 (3.02%) Siebel Certification
12 15 (2.83%) CCIE
13 13 (2.45%) MCSA
14 9 (1.70%) GIAC
14 9 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (1.51%) CISMP
15 8 (1.51%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.09%) SLA
2 17 (3.21%) QA
3 13 (2.45%) RosettaNet
4 7 (1.32%) GPG13
5 6 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.13%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.57%) COBIT
6 3 (0.57%) GDPR
7 2 (0.38%) EMIR
7 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.38%) MiFID
7 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 72 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 51 (9.62%) vSphere
3 48 (9.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (3.96%) NFS
5 18 (3.40%) Snort
6 9 (1.70%) Firmware
6 9 (1.70%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.94%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.94%) XenApp
8 4 (0.75%) KVM
8 4 (0.75%) Postfix
8 4 (0.75%) Sendmail
8 4 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.57%) vCloud
9 3 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.38%) Docker
11 1 (0.19%) iptables
11 1 (0.19%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 29 (5.47%) Cacti
2 20 (3.77%) Puppet
3 15 (2.83%) Ansible
3 15 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (2.26%) WSUS
5 11 (2.08%) SCOM
5 11 (2.08%) SmokePing
6 8 (1.51%) Nagios
7 7 (1.32%) ArcSight ESM
7 7 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (1.32%) cPanel
7 7 (1.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (1.32%) Plesk
7 7 (1.32%) RSA Archer
7 7 (1.32%) RSA enVision
7 7 (1.32%) RSA Security Analytics
7 7 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (0.94%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (0.94%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 107 (20.19%) Microsoft
2 96 (18.11%) Cisco
3 81 (15.28%) Oracle
4 72 (13.58%) SAP
5 65 (12.26%) VMware
6 42 (7.92%) CheckPoint
7 27 (5.09%) Citrix
7 27 (5.09%) PayPal
7 27 (5.09%) SolarWinds
8 25 (4.72%) Juniper
9 24 (4.53%) Adobe
9 24 (4.53%) F5
10 21 (3.96%) Xerox
11 19 (3.58%) Dell
11 19 (3.58%) Dynatrace
11 19 (3.58%) HP
11 19 (3.58%) Meraki
12 18 (3.40%) ArcSight
13 16 (3.02%) Siebel
13 16 (3.02%) Symantec