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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England / North West
Rank 225 224 239
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15  
Permanent jobs citing FTP 29 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.21% 1.65% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 11
Median salary £22,500 £21,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -42.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +9.85%  

FTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 904 848 1114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.71% 14.92% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 701 689 849
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing FTP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 14 £42,500 - 2
Manchester -15 8 £21,500 +7.50% 1
Cheshire 0 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Lancashire - 3 £18,000 -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 46 (80.70%) HTTP
2 41 (71.93%) Web Services
3 39 (68.42%) XML
4 38 (66.67%) Oracle
5 19 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
6 18 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 18 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 16 (28.07%) SDLC
7 16 (28.07%) SOAP
7 16 (28.07%) XSLT
7 16 (28.07%) EAI
7 16 (28.07%) HTTPS
8 15 (26.32%) SSL
9 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
9 14 (24.56%) WSDL
9 14 (24.56%) Siebel Certification
9 14 (24.56%) SOA
9 14 (24.56%) JMS
9 14 (24.56%) XSD
9 14 (24.56%) Siebel
9 14 (24.56%) Workflow
9 14 (24.56%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
9 14 (24.56%) XPath
9 14 (24.56%) Oracle Service Bus
9 14 (24.56%) Service Design
9 14 (24.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 13 (22.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 13 (22.81%) Firewall
10 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (21.05%) Linux

FTP
Top Related 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 14 (24.56%) Oracle Service Bus
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (12.28%) WordPress
3 6 (10.53%) IBM Notes
3 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 5 (8.77%) CMS
4 5 (8.77%) nginx
5 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.75%) CICS
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Photoshop
2 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.77%) MS Office
4 2 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.75%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Magento
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 46 (80.70%) HTTP
2 16 (28.07%) HTTPS
3 15 (26.32%) SSL
4 13 (22.81%) Firewall
5 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
6 7 (12.28%) Internet
6 7 (12.28%) Network Security
6 7 (12.28%) SMTP
6 7 (12.28%) VPN
7 6 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (10.53%) WAN
8 4 (7.02%) DNS
9 2 (3.51%) SSH
10 1 (1.75%) ATM
10 1 (1.75%) DHCP
10 1 (1.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
4 8 (14.04%) MS Access
4 8 (14.04%) MySQL
5 7 (12.28%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.51%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.75%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.75%) Firebug
2 1 (1.75%) JMeter
2 1 (1.75%) The Grinder
2 1 (1.75%) Toad
General
1 7 (12.28%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) Administrator
3 14 (24.56%) Siebel Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Technical Administrator
4 12 (21.05%) Analyst
5 10 (17.54%) Workflow Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Business Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Web Developer
8 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support
10 2 (3.51%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (3.51%) Designer
10 2 (3.51%) Integration Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Performance Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Performance Test Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Siebel Administrator
10 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Web Designer
11 1 (1.75%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (71.93%) Web Services
2 39 (68.42%) XML
3 16 (28.07%) SOAP
3 16 (28.07%) XSLT
4 14 (24.56%) JMS
4 14 (24.56%) WSDL
4 14 (24.56%) XSD
5 8 (14.04%) CSS
5 8 (14.04%) EDI
5 8 (14.04%) HTML
5 8 (14.04%) jQuery
6 7 (12.28%) EDIFACT
7 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
7 5 (8.77%) Laravel
7 5 (8.77%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (3.51%) .NET
8 2 (3.51%) JSON
8 2 (3.51%) WCF
9 1 (1.75%) LAMP
9 1 (1.75%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Client/Server
1 7 (12.28%) TRADACOMS
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Clustering
3 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) Windows
3 6 (10.53%) CentOS
4 5 (8.77%) Ubuntu
5 4 (7.02%) Solaris
5 4 (7.02%) Unix
6 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) EAI
1 16 (28.07%) SDLC
2 14 (24.56%) Service Design
2 14 (24.56%) SOA
2 14 (24.56%) Workflow
3 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (14.04%) ERP
5 7 (12.28%) Logistics
5 7 (12.28%) Prototyping
5 7 (12.28%) SEO
5 7 (12.28%) System Testing
5 7 (12.28%) Web Development
6 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 6 (10.53%) Threat Analysis
7 5 (8.77%) Open Source
8 4 (7.02%) Validation
9 3 (5.26%) Web Design
10 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.51%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
1 14 (24.56%) XPath
2 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.28%) ActionScript
3 7 (12.28%) ActionScript 2.0
4 6 (10.53%) PHP
5 3 (5.26%) SQL
6 2 (3.51%) C#
6 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.75%) C
7 1 (1.75%) COBOL
7 1 (1.75%) JCL
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 18 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 14 (24.56%) Siebel Certification
3 4 (7.02%) CISSP
3 4 (7.02%) MCSE
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.02%) RHCE
3 4 (7.02%) SCNA
3 4 (7.02%) SCSA
3 4 (7.02%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Sendmail
2 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) cPanel
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) Oracle
2 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.56%) Siebel
3 6 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 6 (10.53%) Lotus
4 5 (8.77%) Facebook
4 5 (8.77%) Google
4 5 (8.77%) Twitter
5 3 (5.26%) Adobe
6 2 (3.51%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.75%) FireEye
7 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.75%) SAP
7 1 (1.75%) VMware
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