Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 335 357 383
Rank change year-on-year +22 +26 +19
Permanent jobs citing FTP 25 40 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.20% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 1.73% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 83
Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -5.88% -11.92%
10th Percentile £35,091 £23,650 £35,950
90th Percentile £47,750 £43,175 £67,500
England median annual salary £40,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.22% -8.89% -

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 2,246 2,310 2,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.76% 15.02% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,639 1,882 2,110
Midlands median annual salary £40,750 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.84% -3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,225
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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 +21 24 £36,500 -5.81% 3
East Midlands +4 1 £29,000 -27.50% 2
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 18 (72.00%) SSH
3 15 (60.00%) Firewall
3 15 (60.00%) Windows
3 15 (60.00%) DHCP
3 15 (60.00%) VPN
3 15 (60.00%) DNS
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (52.00%) Linux
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (48.00%) HTTP
5 12 (48.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (44.00%) IIS
6 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (40.00%) Network Security
7 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 10 (40.00%) XenServer
8 9 (36.00%) WAN
9 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco
10 5 (20.00%) RIP
10 5 (20.00%) CCNP
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.00%) Juniper
10 5 (20.00%) OSPF
10 5 (20.00%) BGP
10 5 (20.00%) EIGRP

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 11 (44.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) DNN
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (16.00%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (16.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) SSH
2 15 (60.00%) DHCP
2 15 (60.00%) DNS
2 15 (60.00%) Firewall
2 15 (60.00%) VPN
3 12 (48.00%) HTTP
4 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (40.00%) Network Security
6 9 (36.00%) WAN
7 5 (20.00%) BGP
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 5 (20.00%) OSPF
7 5 (20.00%) RIP
7 5 (20.00%) TACACS
8 4 (16.00%) Junos
8 4 (16.00%) LAN
9 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
10 1 (4.00%) Internet
10 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) DB2
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) Support Analyst
3 10 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
3 10 (40.00%) Technical Support
3 10 (40.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) EDI
2 2 (8.00%) JSON
2 2 (8.00%) RESTful
2 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
1 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) B2B
2 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (16.00%) ERP
2 4 (16.00%) Innovative Thinking
2 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (16.00%) Workflow
3 3 (12.00%) Change Control
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (8.00%) Health Informatics
4 2 (8.00%) Informatics
4 2 (8.00%) Information Governance
4 2 (8.00%) Network Management
4 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) RPG
2 4 (16.00%) RPG IV
2 4 (16.00%) VB
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CCNP
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (8.00%) GDPR
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (40.00%) XenServer
3 1 (4.00%) iptables
3 1 (4.00%) Postfix
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP ALM
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (4.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.00%) Axway
3 4 (16.00%) IFS
3 4 (16.00%) JD Edwards
3 4 (16.00%) SEEBURGER
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Tableau
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) VMware