Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > London
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 691 667 656
Rank change year-on-year -24 -11 +66
Permanent jobs citing FTP 92 162 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 1.62% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79 140 112
London median annual salary £48,500 £55,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.82% -6.38% +30.56%
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,250 £31,375
90th Percentile £73,150 £72,500 £72,375
England median annual salary £38,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -6.67% +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 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 8,358 9,985 11,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.25% 14.25% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6,794 8,368 9,510
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for FTP in London

FTP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for FTP in London

FTP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FTP in London over the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019. 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
Central London -1 24 £45,000 -26.53% 8
East London +22 7 £42,500 +21.43% 1
North London +14 3 £45,000 +2.86%
South London -5 2 £53,750 +65.38%
West London +21 1 £23,500 -44.71% 7
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 48 (52.17%) Windows
2 42 (45.65%) Finance
3 39 (42.39%) SQL
4 37 (40.22%) DNS
5 36 (39.13%) TCP/IP
6 34 (36.96%) Linux
7 33 (35.87%) Active Directory
8 27 (29.35%) DHCP
8 27 (29.35%) Windows Server
9 25 (27.17%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (25.00%) HTTP
10 23 (25.00%) Firewall
11 22 (23.91%) SQL Server
12 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
13 20 (21.74%) SSH
14 19 (20.65%) Degree
14 19 (20.65%) IIS
15 18 (19.57%) Oracle
15 18 (19.57%) WAN
15 18 (19.57%) SMTP
15 18 (19.57%) LAN
16 16 (17.39%) Cisco
16 16 (17.39%) Java
16 16 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
16 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
17 15 (16.30%) VPN
17 15 (16.30%) Apache
17 15 (16.30%) Internet
18 14 (15.22%) SSL
18 14 (15.22%) SNMP

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 19 (20.65%) IIS
2 15 (16.30%) Apache
3 9 (9.78%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.43%) Confluence
4 5 (5.43%) nginx
5 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.17%) CMS
7 2 (2.17%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.09%) Apache TomEE
8 1 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.09%) JBoss
8 1 (1.09%) Mule
8 1 (1.09%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.09%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.52%) OpenShift
4 5 (5.43%) Office 365
5 4 (4.35%) Route 53
6 3 (3.26%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.26%) GitHub
6 3 (3.26%) SaaS
7 2 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (2.17%) Serverless
7 2 (2.17%) SoftLayer
8 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.09%) G Suite
8 1 (1.09%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 37 (40.22%) DNS
2 36 (39.13%) TCP/IP
3 27 (29.35%) DHCP
4 23 (25.00%) Firewall
4 23 (25.00%) HTTP
5 20 (21.74%) SSH
6 18 (19.57%) LAN
6 18 (19.57%) SMTP
6 18 (19.57%) WAN
7 15 (16.30%) Internet
7 15 (16.30%) VPN
8 14 (15.22%) SNMP
8 14 (15.22%) SSL
9 12 (13.04%) BGP
9 12 (13.04%) HTTPS
10 11 (11.96%) OSPF
11 10 (10.87%) IPsec
12 9 (9.78%) MPLS
13 8 (8.70%) SAN
13 8 (8.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) MySQL
3 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.43%) Power BI
4 5 (5.43%) QlikView
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.26%) Looker
6 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.26%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (3.26%) Star Schema
7 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.17%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.78%) Subversion
4 7 (7.61%) JIRA
4 7 (7.61%) Maven
5 6 (6.52%) Ant
6 4 (4.35%) Checkstyle
7 3 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.26%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.17%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.09%) Bower
9 1 (1.09%) Gradle
9 1 (1.09%) Grunt
9 1 (1.09%) gulp
9 1 (1.09%) Hudson
9 1 (1.09%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.09%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 42 (45.65%) Finance
2 14 (15.22%) Banking
3 9 (9.78%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.52%) Back Office
4 6 (6.52%) Retail
5 4 (4.35%) Front Office
5 4 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.26%) Games
7 2 (2.17%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.09%) International Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Legal
8 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (18.48%) Analyst
2 16 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 12 (13.04%) Developer
4 11 (11.96%) Applications Support
4 11 (11.96%) Support Analyst
5 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) IT Support
5 10 (10.87%) Network Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) SQL Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.61%) SQL Support Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support
8 6 (6.52%) IT Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Integration Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Server Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) .NET
2 12 (13.04%) Web Services
2 12 (13.04%) XML
3 11 (11.96%) Spring
4 9 (9.78%) LAMP
5 8 (8.70%) JDBC
6 7 (7.61%) JMS
6 7 (7.61%) Spring Boot
7 6 (6.52%) Apache Camel
7 6 (6.52%) Drools
7 6 (6.52%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (6.52%) Hibernate
7 6 (6.52%) JavaBeans
7 6 (6.52%) XSD
8 5 (5.43%) HTML
8 5 (5.43%) LDAP
9 4 (4.35%) CSS
9 4 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (3.26%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (3.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.52%) Hedge funds
3 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.35%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 4 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (4.35%) Equities
4 4 (4.35%) Fintech
4 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.35%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.09%) Clustering
6 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.09%) Handset
6 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 48 (52.17%) Windows
2 34 (36.96%) Linux
3 27 (29.35%) Windows Server
4 13 (14.13%) Unix
5 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (7.61%) Windows 10
8 5 (5.43%) CentOS
9 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.09%) Debian
12 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.04%) DevOps
2 12 (13.04%) Network Management
2 12 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 10 (10.87%) Project Management
5 9 (9.78%) Change Management
5 9 (9.78%) High Availability
5 9 (9.78%) Microservices
5 9 (9.78%) SDLC
6 8 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (7.61%) ITIL
7 7 (7.61%) SOA
8 6 (6.52%) Code Coverage
8 6 (6.52%) ETL
8 6 (6.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (42.39%) SQL
2 16 (17.39%) Java
3 14 (15.22%) Python
4 9 (9.78%) Bash Shell
5 8 (8.70%) Perl
5 8 (8.70%) PHP
5 8 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.61%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.61%) XPath
7 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.35%) AWK
8 4 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.26%) C#
10 2 (2.17%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.17%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (2.17%) Go
10 2 (2.17%) Scala
11 1 (1.09%) Java 9
11 1 (1.09%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) Degree
2 11 (11.96%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (11.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (8.70%) CCNP
4 6 (6.52%) MCSE
4 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.43%) CCIE
5 5 (5.43%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 4 (4.35%) CCNA
6 4 (4.35%) MCP
7 3 (3.26%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (3.26%) ISEB
7 3 (3.26%) MCSA
8 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.09%) GDPR
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (35.87%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.43%) Docker
4 3 (3.26%) VirtualBox
4 3 (3.26%) vSphere
4 3 (3.26%) XenApp
5 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.17%) NFS
5 2 (2.17%) Varnish
5 2 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.17%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.17%) XenServer
6 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.09%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Terraform
2 6 (6.52%) Ansible
2 6 (6.52%) Puppet
3 4 (4.35%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.26%) HAProxy
4 3 (3.26%) Nagios
5 2 (2.17%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.17%) Packer
5 2 (2.17%) SCCM
5 2 (2.17%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 1 (1.09%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.09%) Control-M
6 1 (1.09%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.09%) TrustSec
6 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.57%) Oracle
3 16 (17.39%) Cisco
4 13 (14.13%) VMware
5 10 (10.87%) Sybase
6 7 (7.61%) Dell
6 7 (7.61%) Meraki
7 6 (6.52%) Citrix
7 6 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 6 (6.52%) Solace
8 5 (5.43%) EMC
8 5 (5.43%) Fortinet
8 5 (5.43%) IBM
8 5 (5.43%) NetApp
8 5 (5.43%) Splunk
9 4 (4.35%) F5
9 4 (4.35%) HP
9 4 (4.35%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.26%) Axway
10 3 (3.26%) Brocade