Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 316 283 302
Rank change year-on-year -33 +19 +25
Permanent jobs citing FTP 58 75 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.60% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.97% 3.82% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 41
North West median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £22,425 £18,800 £20,000
90th Percentile £40,250 £55,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £41,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.14% -2.78% +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 1952 1961 1891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.74% 15.68% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1612 1497
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £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 23 November 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 23 November 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 +7 36 £38,500 +18.46% 2
Merseyside -10 15 - -
Lancashire +7 7 £27,500 -
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 34 (58.62%) HTML
1 34 (58.62%) E-Commerce
2 31 (53.45%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 30 (51.72%) CSS
3 30 (51.72%) jQuery
4 28 (48.28%) SMTP
5 27 (46.55%) IIS
5 27 (46.55%) PHP
5 27 (46.55%) SQL
5 27 (46.55%) T-SQL
5 27 (46.55%) VBScript
5 27 (46.55%) Web Development
5 27 (46.55%) JSON
5 27 (46.55%) Regular Expression
5 27 (46.55%) PayPal
5 27 (46.55%) FileZilla
6 24 (41.38%) HTTP
7 22 (37.93%) XML
7 22 (37.93%) Front End Development
8 18 (31.03%) Marketing
8 18 (31.03%) Finance
8 18 (31.03%) Manufacturing
8 18 (31.03%) Programme Management
8 18 (31.03%) Digital Marketing
8 18 (31.03%) SAP
8 18 (31.03%) Electronics
8 18 (31.03%) Telecoms
9 15 (25.86%) Oracle
9 15 (25.86%) Web Services

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 27 (46.55%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (46.55%) FileZilla
2 3 (5.17%) Fireworks
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Sage Pay
2 3 (5.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (48.28%) SMTP
2 24 (41.38%) HTTP
3 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.62%) HTTPS
5 4 (6.90%) ADSL
5 4 (6.90%) Internet
5 4 (6.90%) PSTN
6 2 (3.45%) SSL
7 1 (1.72%) DHCP
7 1 (1.72%) DNS
7 1 (1.72%) Firewall
7 1 (1.72%) IPsec
7 1 (1.72%) VPN
7 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (5.17%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (31.03%) Electronics
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
1 18 (31.03%) Manufacturing
1 18 (31.03%) Marketing
1 18 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (74.14%) Developer
2 30 (51.72%) Web Developer
3 22 (37.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 22 (37.93%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 22 (37.93%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (22.41%) Siebel Developer
4 13 (22.41%) Workflow Developer
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Developer
5 5 (8.62%) T-SQL Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) EDI Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Support Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Support
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Support Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Designer
7 3 (5.17%) EDI Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (58.62%) HTML
2 30 (51.72%) CSS
2 30 (51.72%) jQuery
3 27 (46.55%) JSON
3 27 (46.55%) Regular Expression
4 22 (37.93%) XML
5 15 (25.86%) Ajax
5 15 (25.86%) Web Services
6 7 (12.07%) EDI
7 4 (6.90%) cXML
7 4 (6.90%) EDIFACT
8 3 (5.17%) XHTML
9 2 (3.45%) JMS
9 2 (3.45%) SOAP
9 2 (3.45%) WSDL
9 2 (3.45%) XSD
9 2 (3.45%) XSLT
10 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) E-Commerce
2 31 (53.45%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (46.55%) Web Development
4 22 (37.93%) Front End Development
5 18 (31.03%) Digital Marketing
5 18 (31.03%) Programme Management
6 13 (22.41%) EAI
6 13 (22.41%) Workflow
7 12 (20.69%) SEO
8 4 (6.90%) Chat Support
8 4 (6.90%) Coaching
8 4 (6.90%) Test Strategy
9 3 (5.17%) Web Design
10 2 (3.45%) ETL
10 2 (3.45%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.45%) SDLC
10 2 (3.45%) Service Design
10 2 (3.45%) SOA
10 2 (3.45%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 27 (46.55%) PHP
2 27 (46.55%) SQL
2 27 (46.55%) T-SQL
2 27 (46.55%) VBScript
3 13 (22.41%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
4 3 (5.17%) ActionScript
4 3 (5.17%) ActionScript 2.0
4 3 (5.17%) VB
5 2 (3.45%) XPath
6 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Siebel Certification
2 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Ansible
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
1 1 (1.72%) Salt
1 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) PayPal
2 18 (31.03%) SAP
3 15 (25.86%) CyberSource
3 15 (25.86%) Oracle
4 13 (22.41%) Siebel
5 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.90%) Talend
6 3 (5.17%) Adobe
7 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.72%) Google
7 1 (1.72%) Lotus
7 1 (1.72%) Trend Micro