Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > London
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 605 705 718
Rank change year-on-year +100 +13 -67
Permanent jobs citing FTP 82 78 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 0.98% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 56 67 92
Median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% -8.70% -4.17%
10th Percentile £30,500 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,625 £82,500 £78,625
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% -2.22%

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 6,304 7,984 10,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.16% 13.01% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,117 6,501 8,418
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,650 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%

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 5 April 2020.

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 5 April 2020. 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 +38 19 £77,500 +14.81% 4
South London +19 15 £40,000 -25.58% 1
West London - 5 £60,000 - 2
North London - 2 - -
East London +5 1 - - 1
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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 50 (60.98%) Finance
2 46 (56.10%) Windows
3 34 (41.46%) DNS
4 32 (39.02%) Linux
5 29 (35.37%) SQL
6 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (32.93%) Azure
7 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
8 26 (31.71%) TCP/IP
8 26 (31.71%) Windows Server
9 24 (29.27%) Office 365
10 23 (28.05%) Active Directory
10 23 (28.05%) Oracle
11 22 (26.83%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (25.61%) HTTP
13 20 (24.39%) Java
13 20 (24.39%) DHCP
13 20 (24.39%) SSH
14 18 (21.95%) VMware
14 18 (21.95%) Python
14 18 (21.95%) DevOps
15 17 (20.73%) C#
16 16 (19.51%) OO
16 16 (19.51%) IBM
16 16 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 15 (18.29%) Amazon S3
17 15 (18.29%) Service Delivery
17 15 (18.29%) SMTP
17 15 (18.29%) AWS
17 15 (18.29%) SolarWinds

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 (9.76%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 8 (9.76%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.10%) Apache
2 5 (6.10%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.10%) Confluence
3 4 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.88%) IIS
3 4 (4.88%) Mule
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) FileZilla
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.93%) Azure
2 24 (29.27%) Office 365
3 15 (18.29%) Amazon S3
3 15 (18.29%) AWS
4 10 (12.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 10 (12.20%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (12.20%) Amazon ELB
4 10 (12.20%) Amazon Glacier
4 10 (12.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (4.88%) iPaaS
6 3 (3.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (3.66%) Power Platform
7 2 (2.44%) GitHub
7 2 (2.44%) IaaS
8 1 (1.22%) G Suite
8 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (41.46%) DNS
2 26 (31.71%) TCP/IP
3 21 (25.61%) HTTP
4 20 (24.39%) DHCP
4 20 (24.39%) SSH
5 15 (18.29%) SMTP
6 7 (8.54%) WAN
7 6 (7.32%) Firewall
7 6 (7.32%) LAN
8 5 (6.10%) VPN
9 4 (4.88%) SAN
10 3 (3.66%) HTTPS
10 3 (3.66%) IPsec
10 3 (3.66%) IPv4
10 3 (3.66%) Network Security
10 3 (3.66%) RIP
10 3 (3.66%) SSL
11 2 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.44%) SNMP
11 2 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.20%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (9.76%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.54%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.88%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.66%) MySQL
6 3 (3.66%) Power BI
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2017
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.22%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Jenkins
2 10 (12.20%) Subversion
2 10 (12.20%) Vagrant
3 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.10%) JIRA
5 4 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.88%) JUnit
5 4 (4.88%) Maven
5 4 (4.88%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (60.98%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.88%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) Front Office
5 1 (1.22%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.51%) Developer
2 13 (15.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Integration Developer
4 10 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Data Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.88%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.88%) AS400 Programmer
7 4 (4.88%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (4.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Junior
7 4 (4.88%) Programmer
8 3 (3.66%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Security Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) Middleware
2 8 (9.76%) J2EE
2 8 (9.76%) Web Services
3 7 (8.54%) REST
4 6 (7.32%) .NET
5 5 (6.10%) Kafka
5 5 (6.10%) SOAP
5 5 (6.10%) XML
6 4 (4.88%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.88%) Apache Camel
6 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
6 4 (4.88%) JAX-RS
6 4 (4.88%) JAX-WS
6 4 (4.88%) JMS
6 4 (4.88%) RESTful
6 4 (4.88%) Spring
6 4 (4.88%) Spring Boot
7 3 (3.66%) CSS
7 3 (3.66%) JSON
8 2 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.98%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.10%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.88%) AS400
5 4 (4.88%) iSeries
5 4 (4.88%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.66%) iPhone
6 3 (3.66%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.44%) Handset
8 1 (1.22%) Animation
8 1 (1.22%) BYOD
8 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.22%) Replication
8 1 (1.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 46 (56.10%) Windows
2 32 (39.02%) Linux
3 26 (31.71%) Windows Server
4 10 (12.20%) VMS
5 8 (9.76%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.10%) Unix
7 4 (4.88%) Windows 10
7 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.66%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.66%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.44%) Android
9 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.83%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (21.95%) DevOps
4 16 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (19.51%) OO
5 15 (18.29%) Service Delivery
6 14 (17.07%) Configuration Management
6 14 (17.07%) Project Management
7 12 (14.63%) Change Control
8 11 (13.41%) Software Testing
9 8 (9.76%) System Testing
10 7 (8.54%) Process Improvement
10 7 (8.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (7.32%) Analytical Thinking
11 6 (7.32%) Investment Management
11 6 (7.32%) ITIL
11 6 (7.32%) Microservices
11 6 (7.32%) OOP
11 6 (7.32%) Workshop Facilitation
12 5 (6.10%) Monetization
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) SQL
2 20 (24.39%) Java
3 18 (21.95%) Python
4 17 (20.73%) C#
5 10 (12.20%) Groovy
5 10 (12.20%) Perl
5 10 (12.20%) Ruby
6 5 (6.10%) C++
6 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.88%) RPG
7 4 (4.88%) RPG III
7 4 (4.88%) RPG IV
8 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (2.44%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.22%) PHP
10 1 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.98%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) CCNA
3 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.88%) Degree
4 3 (3.66%) CCSA
4 3 (3.66%) MCSE
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.44%) MCP
5 2 (2.44%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.22%) CCNP
6 1 (1.22%) MCITP
6 1 (1.22%) MCSA
6 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.85%) PCI DSS
2 11 (13.41%) SLA
3 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 23 (28.05%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.44%) NFS
3 2 (2.44%) vSphere
4 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.22%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (18.29%) SCCM
2 11 (13.41%) Nagios
3 10 (12.20%) Terraform
4 4 (4.88%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (3.66%) FortiGate
5 3 (3.66%) Nessus
6 2 (2.44%) Ansible
6 2 (2.44%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.44%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.22%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 23 (28.05%) Oracle
2 18 (21.95%) VMware
3 16 (19.51%) IBM
4 15 (18.29%) SolarWinds
5 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.10%) F5
7 4 (4.88%) AppDynamics
7 4 (4.88%) Atlassian
7 4 (4.88%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.88%) Cisco
7 4 (4.88%) HP
7 4 (4.88%) Solace
8 3 (3.66%) Adobe
8 3 (3.66%) Apple
8 3 (3.66%) Aruba
8 3 (3.66%) Brocade
8 3 (3.66%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.66%) ProCurve
8 3 (3.66%) Qualys
9 2 (2.44%) 3PAR