The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for FTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 62 64
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing FTP 6 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.35% 0.22% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 1.75% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Median salary £29,750 - £46,500
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 - £46,050
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 42 57 93
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 9.48% 12.28% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 90
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -17.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing FTP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in Lancashire

FTP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for FTP in Lancashire

FTP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FTP in Lancashire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for FTP in Lancashire

FTP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 3 £32,000 -
Accrington - 2 £18,000 -
Colne - 1 £27,500 -
FTP
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for FTP.

1 8 (88.89%) HTTP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Lotus
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Sendmail
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) SMTP
3 4 (44.44%) IBM Notes
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) ActionScript
4 3 (33.33%) EDI
4 3 (33.33%) HTTPS
4 3 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
4 3 (33.33%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
5 2 (22.22%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) Trend Micro
5 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) ISA Server
5 2 (22.22%) Client/Server

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (44.44%) IBM Notes
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Fireworks
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) HTTP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) SMTP
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) HTTPS
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) PC Support
1 2 (22.22%) PC Support Technician
1 2 (22.22%) PC Technician
1 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) EDI
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
1 5 (55.56%) Validation
2 2 (22.22%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) ActionScript
1 3 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Sendmail
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Lotus
3 2 (22.22%) Trend Micro
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle