Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 711 676 738
Rank change year-on-year -35 +62 -128
Permanent jobs citing FTP 449 519 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.80% 1.89% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 360 377 480
England median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,375 £27,500 £23,225
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -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 24,887 27,457 33,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.27% 16.68% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20,281 22,430 27,859
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £74,000 £73,138 £71,250
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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -29 148 £57,500 -4.17% 22
South East +5 131 £37,250 -13.37% 12
South West -7 60 £45,000 +4.65% 1
North of England -12 50 £35,000 +20.69% 6
East of England -19 38 £35,000 -41.67% 15
North West -37 27 £35,000 +13.36% 3
Midlands -18 22 £40,000 -13.51% 15
Yorkshire +27 21 £32,500 +18.18% 2
West Midlands +7 21 £40,000 -20.00% 11
North East - 2 £32,500 - 1
East Midlands -23 1 £17,500 -58.82% 4
FTP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 186 (41.43%) Windows
2 180 (40.09%) DNS
3 174 (38.75%) HTTP
4 155 (34.52%) SQL
5 150 (33.41%) Linux
6 130 (28.95%) Java
7 126 (28.06%) Microsoft
7 126 (28.06%) DHCP
8 125 (27.84%) TCP/IP
9 112 (24.94%) Firewall
10 98 (21.83%) SMTP
11 90 (20.04%) Finance
12 85 (18.93%) SSL
13 82 (18.26%) Oracle
14 80 (17.82%) Internet
15 78 (17.37%) ITIL
15 78 (17.37%) Web Services
15 78 (17.37%) Degree
16 77 (17.15%) Windows Server
17 73 (16.26%) XML
18 72 (16.04%) Active Directory
19 69 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
20 67 (14.92%) SQL Server
20 67 (14.92%) HTML
21 65 (14.48%) PowerShell
22 62 (13.81%) vSphere
23 60 (13.36%) PHP
24 58 (12.92%) Unix
24 58 (12.92%) SC Cleared
24 58 (12.92%) Security Cleared

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 44 (9.80%) IIS
2 35 (7.80%) Apache
3 30 (6.68%) JBoss
4 27 (6.01%) Tomcat
5 26 (5.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 25 (5.57%) MS Exchange
7 17 (3.79%) WebSphere
8 15 (3.34%) CMS
9 14 (3.12%) SharePoint
9 14 (3.12%) WordPress
10 13 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (2.23%) Cloud Foundry
12 9 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (1.78%) Skype for Business
14 5 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
15 4 (0.89%) Mule
15 4 (0.89%) Mule ESB
15 4 (0.89%) WebLogic
16 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 28 (6.24%) Photoshop
2 21 (4.68%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (1.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.78%) InDesign
6 3 (0.67%) Maya
7 2 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.22%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.22%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 8 (1.78%) BusinessWorks
1 8 (1.78%) TIBCO iProcess
2 6 (1.34%) OpenCart
3 4 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.67%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.67%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.35%) Office 365
4 11 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (2.45%) Amazon ELB
4 11 (2.45%) Amazon S3
4 11 (2.45%) Route 53
4 11 (2.45%) SaaS
5 10 (2.23%) OpenShift
6 9 (2.00%) IaaS
7 6 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.34%) PaaS
8 5 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.89%) npm
10 3 (0.67%) GitHub
11 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.22%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 180 (40.09%) DNS
2 174 (38.75%) HTTP
3 126 (28.06%) DHCP
4 125 (27.84%) TCP/IP
5 112 (24.94%) Firewall
6 98 (21.83%) SMTP
7 85 (18.93%) SSL
8 80 (17.82%) Internet
9 56 (12.47%) Network Security
10 53 (11.80%) SSH
10 53 (11.80%) VPN
11 50 (11.14%) SAN
12 48 (10.69%) HTTPS
13 46 (10.24%) Telnet
14 42 (9.35%) LAN
14 42 (9.35%) WAN
15 36 (8.02%) DMZ
16 35 (7.80%) X.400
17 33 (7.35%) SNMP
18 31 (6.90%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (14.92%) SQL Server
2 50 (11.14%) MySQL
3 21 (4.68%) Oracle Database
4 20 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (2.90%) SQLite
8 11 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (2.45%) DB2
9 9 (2.00%) GIS
9 9 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.78%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (1.78%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.11%) Geospatial Data
13 4 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.67%) InterBase
14 3 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.67%) Siebel EIM
15 2 (0.45%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 46 (10.24%) Maven
2 42 (9.35%) Jenkins
3 41 (9.13%) Git (software)
4 28 (6.24%) Subversion
5 27 (6.01%) Eclipse
5 27 (6.01%) IntelliJ
6 23 (5.12%) Ant
7 22 (4.90%) JIRA
8 16 (3.56%) NetBeans
9 14 (3.12%) JUnit
10 11 (2.45%) Sonatype Nexus
10 11 (2.45%) Toad
11 9 (2.00%) Checkstyle
12 8 (1.78%) SoapUI
12 8 (1.78%) XMLUnit
13 7 (1.56%) Gradle
14 5 (1.11%) Grunt
14 5 (1.11%) gulp
14 5 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (0.89%) Bower
General
1 90 (20.04%) Finance
2 36 (8.02%) Banking
3 15 (3.34%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.12%) Marketing
5 12 (2.67%) Legal
6 11 (2.45%) Retail
7 9 (2.00%) Back Office
8 8 (1.78%) Law
8 8 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.34%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.34%) Military
10 5 (1.11%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.11%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.89%) Advertising
11 4 (0.89%) Dutch Language
11 4 (0.89%) Electronics
11 4 (0.89%) French Language
11 4 (0.89%) Games
11 4 (0.89%) Publishing
12 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 88 (19.60%) Analyst
2 66 (14.70%) Developer
3 52 (11.58%) Network Engineer
4 46 (10.24%) Support Analyst
5 41 (9.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 38 (8.46%) Technical Support
7 32 (7.13%) Administrator
7 32 (7.13%) Support Engineer
8 31 (6.90%) Applications Support
9 28 (6.24%) Operational Support Analyst
9 28 (6.24%) Operations Analyst
9 28 (6.24%) Operations Support Analyst
10 24 (5.35%) DevOps Engineer
11 19 (4.23%) Integration Engineer
11 19 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
12 18 (4.01%) Technical Engineer
12 18 (4.01%) Technical Support Engineer
13 17 (3.79%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
13 17 (3.79%) Security Engineer
14 16 (3.56%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (17.37%) Web Services
2 73 (16.26%) XML
3 67 (14.92%) HTML
4 54 (12.03%) CSS
5 40 (8.91%) .NET
6 27 (6.01%) JMS
7 26 (5.79%) Middleware
7 26 (5.79%) SOAP
8 24 (5.35%) LAMP
8 24 (5.35%) Spring
9 21 (4.68%) HTML5
10 20 (4.45%) EDI
11 19 (4.23%) REST
12 17 (3.79%) Ajax
12 17 (3.79%) JDBC
13 16 (3.56%) CSS3
13 16 (3.56%) Java EE
13 16 (3.56%) Java SE
13 16 (3.56%) Node.js
13 16 (3.56%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 69 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.80%) CESG
3 30 (6.68%) Linux Command Line
4 27 (6.01%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (5.35%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.79%) Data Centre
7 15 (3.34%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.34%) SWIFT
8 13 (2.90%) Fintech
9 11 (2.45%) User Experience
10 10 (2.23%) Hedge funds
11 9 (2.00%) Clustering
12 8 (1.78%) Cyberthreat
12 8 (1.78%) Video on Demand
13 7 (1.56%) TRADACOMS
14 6 (1.34%) CCTV
14 6 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
14 6 (1.34%) Social Media
15 5 (1.11%) Equities
16 4 (0.89%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 186 (41.43%) Windows
2 150 (33.41%) Linux
3 77 (17.15%) Windows Server
4 58 (12.92%) Unix
5 47 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (8.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (7.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (5.12%) Windows 7
9 17 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (2.90%) Android
11 8 (1.78%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.56%) CentOS
12 7 (1.56%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.89%) VMS
14 3 (0.67%) Solaris
15 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.45%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.22%) AIX
16 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (17.37%) ITIL
2 50 (11.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 46 (10.24%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (8.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 38 (8.46%) Infrastructure Management
5 38 (8.46%) Service Delivery
5 38 (8.46%) Virtual Environments
6 34 (7.57%) DevOps
7 31 (6.90%) SOA
7 31 (6.90%) Statistics
8 30 (6.68%) Software Delivery
9 28 (6.24%) Open Source
10 27 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (6.01%) Release Management
11 25 (5.57%) Software Engineering
11 25 (5.57%) Ticket Management
12 24 (5.35%) Configuration Management
12 24 (5.35%) Incident Management
13 21 (4.68%) Problem Management
14 19 (4.23%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 155 (34.52%) SQL
2 130 (28.95%) Java
3 65 (14.48%) PowerShell
4 60 (13.36%) PHP
5 53 (11.80%) JavaScript
6 31 (6.90%) C#
7 27 (6.01%) Bash Shell
8 25 (5.57%) RPG
9 22 (4.90%) PL/SQL
10 21 (4.68%) Python
11 20 (4.45%) Shell Script
12 15 (3.34%) T-SQL
13 13 (2.90%) XPath
14 12 (2.67%) C++
15 11 (2.45%) C
15 11 (2.45%) Perl
15 11 (2.45%) Ruby
16 9 (2.00%) ActionScript
16 9 (2.00%) ActionScript 2.0
17 8 (1.78%) sed
Qualifications
1 78 (17.37%) Degree
2 58 (12.92%) SC Cleared
2 58 (12.92%) Security Cleared
3 54 (12.03%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (11.14%) CCNA
5 39 (8.69%) CISSP
6 35 (7.80%) DV Cleared
6 35 (7.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 27 (6.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (4.45%) MCSE
9 19 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (2.45%) CCNP
10 11 (2.45%) MCSA
11 9 (2.00%) MCITP
12 8 (1.78%) GIAC
12 8 (1.78%) RHCE
13 7 (1.56%) CCA
13 7 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.45%) QA
2 19 (4.23%) SLA
3 7 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.11%) RosettaNet
5 4 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.89%) GDPR
5 4 (0.89%) GPG13
5 4 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.45%) MiFID
8 1 (0.22%) EMIR
System Software
1 72 (16.04%) Active Directory
2 62 (13.81%) vSphere
3 29 (6.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (5.79%) NFS
5 16 (3.56%) Hyper-V
6 15 (3.34%) Snort
7 11 (2.45%) XenApp
8 8 (1.78%) Docker
8 8 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.56%) Samba
10 5 (1.11%) Firmware
11 4 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.22%) iptables
13 1 (0.22%) Postfix
13 1 (0.22%) Time Sharing Option
13 1 (0.22%) vCloud
13 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.22%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 19 (4.23%) Puppet
2 18 (4.01%) Ansible
2 18 (4.01%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (3.34%) Cacti
4 12 (2.67%) Nagios
5 8 (1.78%) TIBCO Hawk
6 7 (1.56%) Salt
6 7 (1.56%) Terraform
7 6 (1.34%) cPanel
7 6 (1.34%) Plesk
8 5 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.89%) Control-M
9 4 (0.89%) Nessus
9 4 (0.89%) QRadar
9 4 (0.89%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (0.89%) RSA Archer
9 4 (0.89%) RSA enVision
9 4 (0.89%) RSA Security Analytics
9 4 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 126 (28.06%) Microsoft
2 82 (18.26%) Oracle
3 52 (11.58%) Cisco
4 49 (10.91%) VMware
5 28 (6.24%) SolarWinds
6 27 (6.01%) IBM
7 25 (5.57%) Dynatrace
7 25 (5.57%) Juniper
8 24 (5.35%) SAP
8 24 (5.35%) TIBCO
9 19 (4.23%) Citrix
10 17 (3.79%) F5
11 16 (3.56%) BEA
12 15 (3.34%) Adobe
13 13 (2.90%) HP
13 13 (2.90%) Sybase
14 11 (2.45%) Solace
14 11 (2.45%) Symantec
15 10 (2.23%) CheckPoint
16 9 (2.00%) Remedy