Period
to 28 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > London
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 625 423 617
Rank change year-on-year -202 +194 +104
Permanent jobs citing FTP 86 44 131
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.44% 1.68% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 72 37 108
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £29,500
25th Percentile £35,688 £48,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £67,500 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year -18.52% +20.00% +2.27%
75th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £118,625 £85,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +5.00% +17.65%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,960 2,618 7,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.68% 13.12% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,915 2,201 5,920
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,870 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.71% +7.09% -

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing FTP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in London

FTP
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing FTP in London.

Salary trend for FTP in London

FTP
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing FTP in London over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for FTP in London

FTP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the London region over the 6 months to 28 October 2021. 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
East London - 29 £38,500 - 1
Central London -57 21 £68,750 +52.78% 6
South London -20 5 £57,750 -20.34%
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for FTP.

1 39 (45.35%) SQL
2 37 (43.02%) Azure
3 35 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (40.70%) Finance
4 34 (39.53%) Banking
4 34 (39.53%) Social Skills
5 33 (38.37%) HTTP
6 27 (31.40%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (29.07%) Microsoft
8 23 (26.74%) TCP/IP
8 23 (26.74%) DevOps
9 22 (25.58%) JSON
10 21 (24.42%) PowerShell
11 20 (23.26%) Active Directory
11 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
11 20 (23.26%) Windows
12 19 (22.09%) Linux
12 19 (22.09%) Service Delivery
12 19 (22.09%) AWS
12 19 (22.09%) High Availability
13 17 (19.77%) Middleware
13 17 (19.77%) Telecoms
13 17 (19.77%) Java
14 16 (18.60%) Python
14 16 (18.60%) LAN
14 16 (18.60%) WAN
14 16 (18.60%) Change Management
14 16 (18.60%) Project Management
14 16 (18.60%) Microsoft 365
14 16 (18.60%) IP Telephony

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 15 (17.44%) WebSphere
2 12 (13.95%) IIS
3 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) Apache
4 2 (2.33%) CMS
4 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.33%) JBoss
4 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.33%) nginx
4 2 (2.33%) WordPress
5 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.16%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) MS Visio
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Actimize
1 1 (1.16%) Findur
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 37 (43.02%) Azure
2 19 (22.09%) AWS
3 16 (18.60%) Microsoft 365
4 12 (13.95%) Power Platform
5 5 (5.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (5.81%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (5.81%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (5.81%) Force.com
5 5 (5.81%) GitHub
5 5 (5.81%) Veeva
6 4 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (4.65%) Serverless
7 3 (3.49%) Amazon Glacier
7 3 (3.49%) Amazon S3
7 3 (3.49%) AWS KMS
7 3 (3.49%) Azure App Service
7 3 (3.49%) Azure Storage
7 3 (3.49%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 3 (3.49%) Smartsheet
7 3 (3.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (38.37%) HTTP
2 23 (26.74%) TCP/IP
3 16 (18.60%) IP Telephony
3 16 (18.60%) LAN
3 16 (18.60%) WAN
4 13 (15.12%) HTTPS
5 9 (10.47%) DNS
5 9 (10.47%) IPsec
5 9 (10.47%) SMTP
5 9 (10.47%) VPN
6 6 (6.98%) Firewall
7 4 (4.65%) DHCP
8 3 (3.49%) PuTTY
8 3 (3.49%) SSH
8 3 (3.49%) WinSCP
9 2 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.33%) Internet
9 2 (2.33%) Network Security
9 2 (2.33%) SSL
10 1 (1.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (13.95%) Power BI
4 9 (10.47%) Tableau
5 7 (8.14%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (6.98%) MySQL
6 6 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.49%) Metadata
8 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.33%) Big Data
9 2 (2.33%) Data Lake
9 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.33%) OLTP
9 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) JIRA
2 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.49%) Subversion
3 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.49%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.16%) JUnit
General
1 35 (40.70%) Finance
2 34 (39.53%) Banking
2 34 (39.53%) Social Skills
3 27 (31.40%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (19.77%) Telecoms
5 13 (15.12%) Investment Banking
5 13 (15.12%) Marketing
6 8 (9.30%) Italian Language
6 8 (9.30%) Portuguese Language
6 8 (9.30%) Spanish Language
7 7 (8.14%) Presentation Skills
8 4 (4.65%) Advertising
8 4 (4.65%) Law
9 2 (2.33%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (2.33%) Publishing
10 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
10 1 (1.16%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (1.16%) International Banking
10 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (20.93%) IT Support
2 16 (18.60%) Infrastructure Support
2 16 (18.60%) Network Support
3 15 (17.44%) Developer
4 13 (15.12%) Customer Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) Data Engineer
5 11 (12.79%) SQL Developer
6 10 (11.63%) C# Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Senior SQL Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Commercial Consultant
8 5 (5.81%) Consultant
8 5 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Data Manager
9 4 (4.65%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.58%) JSON
2 17 (19.77%) Middleware
3 13 (15.12%) RabbitMQ
3 13 (15.12%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (13.95%) .NET
5 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
6 9 (10.47%) ODBC
7 6 (6.98%) Web Services
7 6 (6.98%) XML
8 5 (5.81%) REST
9 3 (3.49%) SOAP
10 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.33%) LAMP
10 2 (2.33%) XSLT
11 1 (1.16%) EDI
11 1 (1.16%) EDIFACT
11 1 (1.16%) J2EE
11 1 (1.16%) JDBC
11 1 (1.16%) WSDL
11 1 (1.16%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) EFT
1 13 (15.12%) Legacy Applications
2 10 (11.63%) Equities
2 10 (11.63%) SCADA
3 9 (10.47%) Renewable Energy
4 8 (9.30%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.81%) Life Science
6 3 (3.49%) Wiki
7 2 (2.33%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.33%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.33%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.26%) Windows
2 19 (22.09%) Linux
3 13 (15.12%) AIX
4 3 (3.49%) VMS
5 2 (2.33%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.74%) DevOps
3 19 (22.09%) High Availability
3 19 (22.09%) Service Delivery
4 16 (18.60%) Change Management
4 16 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (18.60%) Project Management
4 16 (18.60%) SDLC
5 14 (16.28%) Data Engineering
5 14 (16.28%) Data Management
6 13 (15.12%) OO
6 13 (15.12%) Project Planning
6 13 (15.12%) Waterfall
7 12 (13.95%) Data Science
7 12 (13.95%) ETL
7 12 (13.95%) SOLID
8 10 (11.63%) MVC
8 10 (11.63%) MVVM
8 10 (11.63%) Risk Management
8 10 (11.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (45.35%) SQL
2 21 (24.42%) PowerShell
3 17 (19.77%) Java
4 16 (18.60%) Python
5 15 (17.44%) C#
6 14 (16.28%) VBA
7 13 (15.12%) Bash Shell
8 11 (12.79%) R
9 9 (10.47%) Scala
10 8 (9.30%) VB
11 7 (8.14%) T-SQL
12 4 (4.65%) Java 11
12 4 (4.65%) Java 8
13 3 (3.49%) Groovy
13 3 (3.49%) Perl
13 3 (3.49%) Ruby
14 2 (2.33%) COBOL
15 1 (1.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.65%) Docker
3 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.33%) Varnish
4 2 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.16%) NFS
5 1 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Terraform
2 3 (3.49%) Nagios
3 2 (2.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.33%) SCCM
4 1 (1.16%) Ansible
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 25 (29.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.12%) Fidessa
2 13 (15.12%) IBM
3 8 (9.30%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (6.98%) SAP
5 5 (5.81%) Cisco
5 5 (5.81%) Cvent
5 5 (5.81%) Oracle
6 4 (4.65%) Citrix
6 4 (4.65%) Talend
7 3 (3.49%) Databricks
7 3 (3.49%) RedGate
7 3 (3.49%) VMware
8 2 (2.33%) Apple
8 2 (2.33%) Dell
8 2 (2.33%) Sophos
8 2 (2.33%) Zscaler
9 1 (1.16%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.16%) Informatica
9 1 (1.16%) TIBCO