Period
to 20 October 2017

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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 275 310
Rank change year-on-year -12 +35 +32
Permanent jobs citing FTP 79 76 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.62% 0.62% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.03% 3.93% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 54
North West median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £54,750 £50,000
England median annual salary £41,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.49% -4.44% +5.88%

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 1960 1934 1900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.36% 15.89% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1602 1496
North West median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.28% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 October 2017.

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 20 October 2017. 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
Manchester +23 43 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Merseyside +2 28 £70,000 +75.00%
Lancashire +5 7 £27,500 -
Cheshire -46 1 £47,500 +26.67%
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for FTP.

1 48 (60.76%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (58.23%) E-Commerce
3 43 (54.43%) CSS
3 43 (54.43%) HTML
3 43 (54.43%) JavaScript
4 42 (53.16%) jQuery
5 41 (51.90%) SQL
6 40 (50.63%) PHP
6 40 (50.63%) SMTP
6 40 (50.63%) JSON
6 40 (50.63%) Web Development
7 39 (49.37%) Regular Expression
7 39 (49.37%) PayPal
7 39 (49.37%) FileZilla
7 39 (49.37%) T-SQL
7 39 (49.37%) VBScript
7 39 (49.37%) IIS
8 35 (44.30%) XML
9 34 (43.04%) Front End Development
10 33 (41.77%) HTTP
11 32 (40.51%) SAP
12 31 (39.24%) Marketing
12 31 (39.24%) Digital Marketing
13 30 (37.97%) Electronics
13 30 (37.97%) Telecoms
13 30 (37.97%) Finance
13 30 (37.97%) Manufacturing
13 30 (37.97%) Programme Management
14 27 (34.18%) Web Services
14 27 (34.18%) Oracle

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 39 (49.37%) IIS
2 9 (11.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 39 (49.37%) FileZilla
2 3 (3.80%) Fireworks
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.80%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (18.99%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.99%) Sage Pay
2 3 (3.80%) SaaS
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 40 (50.63%) SMTP
2 33 (41.77%) HTTP
3 10 (12.66%) HTTPS
4 7 (8.86%) SSL
5 1 (1.27%) Firewall
5 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.27%) VPN
5 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 18 (22.78%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.80%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (39.24%) Marketing
2 30 (37.97%) Electronics
2 30 (37.97%) Finance
2 30 (37.97%) Manufacturing
2 30 (37.97%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (78.48%) Developer
2 42 (53.16%) Web Developer
3 34 (43.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 34 (43.04%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 34 (43.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (22.78%) Siebel Developer
4 18 (22.78%) Workflow Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Administrator
5 7 (8.86%) Technical Administrator
6 5 (6.33%) Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Developer
6 5 (6.33%) T-SQL Developer
7 4 (5.06%) EDI Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Designer
8 3 (3.80%) EDI Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Web Designer
9 2 (2.53%) Architect
9 2 (2.53%) Integration Architect
9 2 (2.53%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (54.43%) CSS
1 43 (54.43%) HTML
2 42 (53.16%) jQuery
3 40 (50.63%) JSON
4 39 (49.37%) Regular Expression
5 35 (44.30%) XML
6 27 (34.18%) Web Services
7 15 (18.99%) Ajax
8 8 (10.13%) XSLT
9 7 (8.86%) EDI
9 7 (8.86%) JMS
9 7 (8.86%) SOAP
9 7 (8.86%) WSDL
9 7 (8.86%) XSD
10 4 (5.06%) .NET
10 4 (5.06%) cXML
10 4 (5.06%) EDIFACT
10 4 (5.06%) XHTML
11 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) AIX
1 1 (1.27%) Linux
1 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (58.23%) E-Commerce
3 40 (50.63%) Web Development
4 34 (43.04%) Front End Development
5 31 (39.24%) Digital Marketing
6 30 (37.97%) Programme Management
7 25 (31.65%) SEO
8 19 (24.05%) EAI
9 18 (22.78%) Workflow
10 9 (11.39%) SOA
11 7 (8.86%) SDLC
11 7 (8.86%) Service Design
12 4 (5.06%) Test Strategy
13 3 (3.80%) ETL
13 3 (3.80%) Web Design
14 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Architecture
14 2 (2.53%) Integration Testing
14 2 (2.53%) ITIL
14 2 (2.53%) User Acceptance Testing
15 1 (1.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) JavaScript
2 41 (51.90%) SQL
3 40 (50.63%) PHP
4 39 (49.37%) T-SQL
4 39 (49.37%) VBScript
5 18 (22.78%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
6 7 (8.86%) VB
6 7 (8.86%) XPath
7 3 (3.80%) ActionScript
7 3 (3.80%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (3.80%) C#
8 1 (1.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Siebel Certification
2 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 39 (49.37%) PayPal
2 32 (40.51%) SAP
3 27 (34.18%) Oracle
4 18 (22.78%) Siebel
5 15 (18.99%) CyberSource
6 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.06%) Talend
8 3 (3.80%) Adobe
9 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.27%) Google
10 1 (1.27%) Lotus
10 1 (1.27%) Trend Micro