Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 340 271 290
Rank change year-on-year -69 +19 +11
Permanent jobs citing FTP 14 96 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.74% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 4.79% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 60 36
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £19,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £48,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -3.49% -4.44%

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 North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,908 2,003 1,865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.06% 15.46% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,563 1,625 1,568
North West median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +1.30% +2.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for FTP in the North West

FTP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for FTP in the North West

FTP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FTP in the North West over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for FTP in the North West

FTP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Cheshire +9 10 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Merseyside -16 3 £30,000 -
Manchester -37 1 £21,500 -44.16% 2
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 North West region with a requirement for FTP.

1 10 (71.43%) HTTP
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) IIS
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) DNS
3 8 (57.14%) Citrix
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) SSH
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (50.00%) SMTP
4 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) MCSE
5 6 (42.86%) DHCP
5 6 (42.86%) CCNA
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (42.86%) SAN
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 6 (42.86%) XenApp
5 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
5 6 (42.86%) Trend Analysis
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (64.29%) IIS
2 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) HTTP
2 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) SSH
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (50.00%) SMTP
4 6 (42.86%) DHCP
4 6 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) VPN
7 1 (7.14%) Skype
7 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Support
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Support
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) WebCenter
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Smart Energy
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3
2 6 (42.86%) Trend Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (42.86%) CCNA
3 6 (42.86%) MCSE
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (7.14%) CCSP
5 1 (7.14%) CEH
5 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (7.14%) CISM
5 1 (7.14%) CISSP
5 1 (7.14%) ISEB
5 1 (7.14%) ISSAP
5 1 (7.14%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) vSphere
3 6 (42.86%) XenApp
3 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) HP ALM
2 1 (7.14%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Cognizant
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Polycom
4 1 (7.14%) Red Box
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Siebel
4 1 (7.14%) SmartCo