Period
to 12 May 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 12 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > London
6 months to
12 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 515 570 687
Rank change year-on-year +55 +117 +38
Permanent jobs citing FTP 73 75 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 1.42% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 61 48 71
10th Percentile £40,000 £30,800 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £41,250 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £55,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +12.61% -7.50%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £74,375
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% -

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 3,437 5,287 7,577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.35% 12.94% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,606 4,326 6,213
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% -

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 12 May 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 12 May 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 +54 22 £67,500 -12.90% 3
West London - 2 £82,500 -
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 12 May 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 37 (50.68%) Azure
2 32 (43.84%) SQL
3 30 (41.10%) Linux
4 26 (35.62%) DNS
4 26 (35.62%) AWS
5 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (31.51%) TCP/IP
7 20 (27.40%) HTTP
8 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
9 18 (24.66%) Python
9 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
9 18 (24.66%) Degree
9 18 (24.66%) Social Skills
10 17 (23.29%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
11 16 (21.92%) Oracle
12 15 (20.55%) C#
12 15 (20.55%) DHCP
13 14 (19.18%) SMTP
13 14 (19.18%) Bash Shell
14 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (17.81%) Java
14 13 (17.81%) Windows
14 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (17.81%) SSH
15 12 (16.44%) Data Management
15 12 (16.44%) Computer Science
15 12 (16.44%) Hadoop
16 11 (15.07%) Amazon S3
16 11 (15.07%) Terraform

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 8 (10.96%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.59%) Apache
2 7 (9.59%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 6 (8.22%) Confluence
4 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.11%) Apache Spark
5 3 (4.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.11%) nginx
5 3 (4.11%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.74%) IIS
6 2 (2.74%) WordPress
7 1 (1.37%) Commerce Server
7 1 (1.37%) JBoss
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 37 (50.68%) Azure
2 26 (35.62%) AWS
3 11 (15.07%) Amazon S3
4 10 (13.70%) IaaS
5 8 (10.96%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 8 (10.96%) Power Platform
6 7 (9.59%) PaaS
7 5 (6.85%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (5.48%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (5.48%) Serverless
9 3 (4.11%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (4.11%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (4.11%) GitHub
10 2 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (2.74%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (2.74%) GCP
10 2 (2.74%) Route 53
11 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (35.62%) DNS
2 23 (31.51%) TCP/IP
3 20 (27.40%) HTTP
4 15 (20.55%) DHCP
5 14 (19.18%) SMTP
6 13 (17.81%) SSH
7 10 (13.70%) VPN
8 8 (10.96%) Firewall
8 8 (10.96%) Network Security
8 8 (10.96%) SAN
9 7 (9.59%) IPsec
10 6 (8.22%) SSL
11 5 (6.85%) IMAP
12 4 (5.48%) LAN
12 4 (5.48%) SNMP
12 4 (5.48%) VLAN
12 4 (5.48%) WAN
13 3 (4.11%) 802.11
13 3 (4.11%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (4.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (16.44%) Hadoop
4 10 (13.70%) Apache Hive
5 9 (12.33%) MongoDB
6 8 (10.96%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (10.96%) Power BI
6 8 (10.96%) SAP HANA
7 5 (6.85%) Tableau
8 4 (5.48%) Big Data
8 4 (5.48%) Data Lake
8 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (4.11%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.74%) Impala
10 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.33%) JIRA
2 9 (12.33%) Subversion
3 8 (10.96%) ER Studio
3 8 (10.96%) ERwin
4 5 (6.85%) Artifactory
4 5 (6.85%) Gerrit
5 3 (4.11%) GitLab
6 2 (2.74%) Postman
6 2 (2.74%) Selenium
7 1 (1.37%) JUnit
7 1 (1.37%) Maven
7 1 (1.37%) Mockito
7 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.37%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.37%) Xcode
General
1 18 (24.66%) Social Skills
2 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (15.07%) Finance
4 9 (12.33%) Banking
5 4 (5.48%) Front Office
5 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.48%) Marketing
5 4 (5.48%) Publishing
6 3 (4.11%) German Language
6 3 (4.11%) Legal
6 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.74%) Games
7 2 (2.74%) Italian Language
7 2 (2.74%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (2.74%) Private Banking
7 2 (2.74%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.74%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (42.47%) Developer
2 8 (10.96%) ETL Developer
3 7 (9.59%) Applications Developer
3 7 (9.59%) Support Engineer
3 7 (9.59%) Systems Developer
4 5 (6.85%) Consultant
4 5 (6.85%) Data Manager
4 5 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (6.85%) Linux Consultant
4 5 (6.85%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (6.85%) Senior Linux Consultant
5 4 (5.48%) Azure Developer
5 4 (5.48%) C# Developer
5 4 (5.48%) Network Support
5 4 (5.48%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Security Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Security Support Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) SSAS Developer
5 4 (5.48%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (5.48%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) .NET
2 9 (12.33%) LDAP
3 8 (10.96%) Middleware
3 8 (10.96%) REST
4 7 (9.59%) JSON
5 6 (8.22%) Web Services
6 5 (6.85%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (6.85%) ODBC
6 5 (6.85%) XML
6 5 (6.85%) YAML
7 3 (4.11%) 802.1X
7 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.11%) Kafka
7 3 (4.11%) XMPP
8 2 (2.74%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.74%) LAMP
8 2 (2.74%) React
8 2 (2.74%) SOAP
9 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.37%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (6.85%) Renewable Energy
2 5 (6.85%) SCADA
3 4 (5.48%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (5.48%) Replication
4 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.11%) Clustering
4 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.11%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.11%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.74%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.74%) Equities
5 2 (2.74%) PlayStation
5 2 (2.74%) Xbox
6 1 (1.37%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.10%) Linux
2 13 (17.81%) Windows
3 9 (12.33%) CentOS
3 9 (12.33%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (10.96%) Windows Server
5 7 (9.59%) Unix
6 3 (4.11%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.11%) VMS
7 1 (1.37%) Android
7 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.29%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (16.44%) Computer Science
3 12 (16.44%) Data Management
4 11 (15.07%) ETL
5 10 (13.70%) Data Modelling
5 10 (13.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (12.33%) DevOps
6 9 (12.33%) Scrum
6 9 (12.33%) Validation
7 8 (10.96%) Metadata Management
8 7 (9.59%) Business Continuity
8 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.59%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (9.59%) ITIL
8 7 (9.59%) Software Testing
8 7 (9.59%) System Testing
8 7 (9.59%) Visualisation
9 6 (8.22%) Migration
9 6 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.84%) SQL
2 18 (24.66%) Python
3 15 (20.55%) C#
4 14 (19.18%) Bash Shell
5 13 (17.81%) Java
6 9 (12.33%) Perl
7 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
7 7 (9.59%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.85%) Groovy
8 5 (6.85%) R
8 5 (6.85%) Ruby
8 5 (6.85%) Scala
8 5 (6.85%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.48%) AWK
9 4 (5.48%) VBA
10 3 (4.11%) C
10 3 (4.11%) sed
11 2 (2.74%) C++
11 2 (2.74%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Degree
2 9 (12.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.11%) RHCE
3 3 (4.11%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.37%) CCNP
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) QA
2 9 (12.33%) Data Quality
3 4 (5.48%) SLA
4 2 (2.74%) GDPR
5 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
1 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.96%) HDFS
3 6 (8.22%) Docker
3 6 (8.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (5.48%) vSphere
5 3 (4.11%) DFS Replication
5 3 (4.11%) Firmware
5 3 (4.11%) KVM
5 3 (4.11%) NFS
5 3 (4.11%) OCFS2
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (4.11%) Postfix
5 3 (4.11%) qmail
5 3 (4.11%) Samba
5 3 (4.11%) Sendmail
5 3 (4.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (4.11%) Xen
6 2 (2.74%) Varnish
7 1 (1.37%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) Terraform
2 9 (12.33%) Ansible
3 6 (8.22%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.48%) Nagios
4 4 (5.48%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.48%) SCCM
5 3 (4.11%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (4.11%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (4.11%) OfficeScan
5 3 (4.11%) Prometheus
5 3 (4.11%) Puppet
5 3 (4.11%) SCOM
5 3 (4.11%) SELinux
5 3 (4.11%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 3 (4.11%) vCenter Server
5 3 (4.11%) WSUS
6 2 (2.74%) Grafana
7 1 (1.37%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.92%) Oracle
3 10 (13.70%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (13.70%) VMware
4 8 (10.96%) Databricks
4 8 (10.96%) IBM
4 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.96%) SAP
5 6 (8.22%) Cisco
5 6 (8.22%) HP
6 5 (6.85%) Atlassian
6 5 (6.85%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.11%) Altiris
7 3 (4.11%) F5
7 3 (4.11%) Forcepoint
7 3 (4.11%) Huawei
7 3 (4.11%) McAfee
7 3 (4.11%) Veritas
8 2 (2.74%) Fidessa
8 2 (2.74%) Informatica