Period
to 27 February 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 27 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > London
6 months to
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 471 629 712
Rank change year-on-year +158 +83 -23
Permanent jobs citing FTP 60 87 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 1.31% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 58 69 64
Median annual salary £57,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.50% - -13.04%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £35,375
90th Percentile £85,000 £93,750 £74,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £44,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year +24.29% +14.94% -12.50%

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 2,827 6,665 8,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.20% 13.16% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,298 5,534 6,831
Median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,175 £85,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Central London +98 19 £55,000 -29.03% 2
East London +17 2 £42,500 -
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (55.00%) Linux
2 31 (51.67%) Azure
3 30 (50.00%) HTTP
4 28 (46.67%) DNS
5 23 (38.33%) TCP/IP
5 23 (38.33%) Python
6 22 (36.67%) SMTP
7 20 (33.33%) AWS
8 19 (31.67%) VMware
9 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (30.00%) Bash Shell
9 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (28.33%) SQL
11 16 (26.67%) Git (software)
11 16 (26.67%) SSH
12 15 (25.00%) CentOS
12 15 (25.00%) Perl
12 15 (25.00%) LDAP
12 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 15 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (23.33%) Ansible
13 14 (23.33%) Active Directory
13 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
13 14 (23.33%) MongoDB
14 13 (21.67%) Amazon S3
14 13 (21.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (21.67%) Java
14 13 (21.67%) Terraform
15 12 (20.00%) Subversion
15 12 (20.00%) JIRA

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 12 (20.00%) Confluence
2 4 (6.67%) Apache
2 4 (6.67%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (1.67%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.67%) JBoss
5 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Fuse
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (51.67%) Azure
2 20 (33.33%) AWS
3 13 (21.67%) Amazon S3
4 11 (18.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (16.67%) IaaS
6 9 (15.00%) Serverless
7 8 (13.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (13.33%) Amazon ELB
7 8 (13.33%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (13.33%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (11.67%) PaaS
9 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (3.33%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (3.33%) Power Platform
11 1 (1.67%) GCP
11 1 (1.67%) GitHub
11 1 (1.67%) Microsoft 365
11 1 (1.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.00%) HTTP
2 28 (46.67%) DNS
3 23 (38.33%) TCP/IP
4 22 (36.67%) SMTP
5 16 (26.67%) SSH
6 11 (18.33%) IMAP
7 9 (15.00%) DHCP
7 9 (15.00%) SAN
8 6 (10.00%) Firewall
8 6 (10.00%) LAN
8 6 (10.00%) WAN
9 4 (6.67%) 802.11
9 4 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (6.67%) SNMP
10 3 (5.00%) DMZ
10 3 (5.00%) NAS
10 3 (5.00%) Network Security
10 3 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (5.00%) SSL
10 3 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) MongoDB
1 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.33%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (15.00%) Hadoop
5 8 (13.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (11.67%) Apache Hive
7 5 (8.33%) Big Data
8 4 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (6.67%) SAP HANA
9 3 (5.00%) HBase
9 3 (5.00%) Impala
9 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
9 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
9 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.33%) Data Lake
10 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (20.00%) JIRA
2 12 (20.00%) Subversion
3 11 (18.33%) Artifactory
3 11 (18.33%) Gerrit
4 4 (6.67%) ER Studio
4 4 (6.67%) ERwin
5 2 (3.33%) GitLab
6 1 (1.67%) JUnit
6 1 (1.67%) Maven
6 1 (1.67%) Mockito
6 1 (1.67%) Postman
6 1 (1.67%) Selenium
6 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.67%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Marketing
4 4 (6.67%) Front Office
4 4 (6.67%) Games
4 4 (6.67%) Publishing
5 2 (3.33%) German Language
5 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Developer
2 11 (18.33%) Consultant
2 11 (18.33%) Linux Consultant
3 9 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
4 8 (13.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (13.33%) Python Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Linux Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Systems Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) ETL Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Linux Support
7 4 (6.67%) Release Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) LDAP
2 11 (18.33%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (18.33%) XML
2 11 (18.33%) YAML
3 8 (13.33%) .NET
3 8 (13.33%) REST
4 5 (8.33%) Web Services
5 4 (6.67%) 802.1X
5 4 (6.67%) Kafka
5 4 (6.67%) XMPP
6 2 (3.33%) Middleware
6 2 (3.33%) React
6 2 (3.33%) SOAP
7 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.67%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.67%) CSS
7 1 (1.67%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.67%) HTML
7 1 (1.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) PlayStation
2 4 (6.67%) Xbox
3 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.00%) Device Driver
3 3 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.00%) Replication
4 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.67%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.00%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) CentOS
3 13 (21.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (10.00%) Windows
5 5 (8.33%) Unix
6 4 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.00%) VMS
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (18.33%) Configuration Management
3 11 (18.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 11 (18.33%) Kanban
3 11 (18.33%) Scrum
3 11 (18.33%) Ticket Management
4 10 (16.67%) DevOps
4 10 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 8 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 7 (11.67%) Business Continuity
6 7 (11.67%) Data Management
6 7 (11.67%) Validation
7 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.33%) ETL
8 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) Python
2 18 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 17 (28.33%) SQL
4 15 (25.00%) Perl
5 13 (21.67%) Java
6 11 (18.33%) C#
6 11 (18.33%) Groovy
6 11 (18.33%) Ruby
6 11 (18.33%) Shell Script
7 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
8 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.67%) AWK
10 3 (5.00%) C
10 3 (5.00%) sed
11 2 (3.33%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.67%) C++
12 1 (1.67%) Java 8
12 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.00%) RHCE
3 3 (5.00%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) QA
2 8 (13.33%) Data Quality
3 4 (6.67%) SLA
4 1 (1.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (23.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.67%) HDFS
4 3 (5.00%) Docker
4 3 (5.00%) Firmware
4 3 (5.00%) KVM
4 3 (5.00%) OCFS2
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (5.00%) Postfix
4 3 (5.00%) qmail
4 3 (5.00%) Samba
4 3 (5.00%) Sendmail
4 3 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (5.00%) Xen
5 2 (3.33%) NFS
6 1 (1.67%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.67%) vSphere
6 1 (1.67%) XenApp
6 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) Ansible
2 13 (21.67%) Terraform
3 4 (6.67%) Nagios
4 3 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (5.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (5.00%) SELinux
5 2 (3.33%) Grafana
5 2 (3.33%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.67%) Puppet
6 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) VMware
2 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.33%) Atlassian
3 11 (18.33%) Oracle
3 11 (18.33%) ServiceNow
4 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (6.67%) Databricks
6 4 (6.67%) SAP
7 3 (5.00%) Cisco
7 3 (5.00%) HP
7 3 (5.00%) IBM
8 2 (3.33%) F5
8 2 (3.33%) Sophos
9 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.67%) ATG
9 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.67%) Brocade
9 1 (1.67%) Dell
9 1 (1.67%) Gemalto