Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 324 371 331
Rank change year-on-year +47 -40 +33
Permanent jobs citing FTP 34 25 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.28% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% 1.18% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 97
Midlands median annual salary £38,132 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.67% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £33,606 £23,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £52,000 £62,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +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 the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,245 2,121 2,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.54% 13.92% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,562 1,610 1,893
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,113 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,375 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for FTP in the Midlands

FTP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for FTP in the Midlands

FTP
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FTP in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for FTP in the Midlands

FTP
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 March 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
West Midlands +36 33 £38,316 -4.21% 6
East Midlands +33 1 £31,000 +77.14%
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 21 March 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 Midlands region with a requirement for FTP.

1 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 22 (64.71%) Windows
3 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 20 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 18 (52.94%) XML
4 18 (52.94%) WAN
5 16 (47.06%) ERP
6 15 (44.12%) EDI
6 15 (44.12%) JDE OneWorld
6 15 (44.12%) RPG
6 15 (44.12%) LAN
6 15 (44.12%) B2B
6 15 (44.12%) JD Edwards
6 15 (44.12%) Telecoms
6 15 (44.12%) IFS
6 15 (44.12%) RPG IV
7 13 (38.24%) Validation
7 13 (38.24%) SSH
8 12 (35.29%) ITIL
9 11 (32.35%) Unix
9 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
9 11 (32.35%) B2C
9 11 (32.35%) HTTP
9 11 (32.35%) EDIFACT
9 11 (32.35%) Back Office
9 11 (32.35%) Change Management
9 11 (32.35%) iSeries
9 11 (32.35%) Data Validation
10 10 (29.41%) Linux
11 9 (26.47%) DNS

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 5 (14.71%) IIS
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 2 (5.88%) DNN
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (44.12%) JDE OneWorld
2 4 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (11.76%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.94%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.94%) Office 365
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Serverless
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) WAN
2 15 (44.12%) LAN
3 13 (38.24%) SSH
4 11 (32.35%) HTTP
5 9 (26.47%) DNS
6 8 (23.53%) DHCP
7 7 (20.59%) Firewall
7 7 (20.59%) VPN
8 4 (11.76%) HTTPS
8 4 (11.76%) Network Security
8 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 3 (8.82%) BGP
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (8.82%) EIGRP
9 3 (8.82%) Junos
9 3 (8.82%) OSPF
9 3 (8.82%) RIP
9 3 (8.82%) TACACS
10 2 (5.88%) SMTP
11 1 (2.94%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) DB2
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.94%) Power BI
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Selenium
2 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 4 (11.76%) HP UFT
2 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (44.12%) Telecoms
2 11 (32.35%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Technical Support
2 4 (11.76%) Technical Support Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Business Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.94%) AWS Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) IT Operations Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Python Developer
5 1 (2.94%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) XML
2 15 (44.12%) EDI
3 11 (32.35%) EDIFACT
4 4 (11.76%) JSON
4 4 (11.76%) RESTful
5 1 (2.94%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) Ajax
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.94%) SAP PI
5 1 (2.94%) SAP XI
5 1 (2.94%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
5 1 (2.94%) WSDL
5 1 (2.94%) XMPP
5 1 (2.94%) XSD
5 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) iSeries
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) NHS
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.94%) EPoS
5 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.94%) Smart Home
5 1 (2.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 11 (32.35%) Unix
4 10 (29.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) ERP
2 15 (44.12%) B2B
3 13 (38.24%) Validation
4 12 (35.29%) ITIL
5 11 (32.35%) B2C
5 11 (32.35%) Change Management
5 11 (32.35%) Data Validation
6 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (14.71%) Project Management
9 4 (11.76%) Innovative Thinking
9 4 (11.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 4 (11.76%) SDLC
9 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.76%) Workflow
10 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 15 (44.12%) RPG
2 15 (44.12%) RPG IV
3 6 (17.65%) C#
3 6 (17.65%) VB
4 5 (14.71%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) ABAP
6 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.82%) CCNP
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.88%) GDPR
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.76%) XenServer
3 1 (2.94%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) HP ALM
1 4 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) IFS
1 15 (44.12%) JD Edwards
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) Axway
3 4 (11.76%) HP
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) SEEBURGER
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco
4 3 (8.82%) Juniper
4 3 (8.82%) Tableau
5 2 (5.88%) SAP