Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 338 304 315
Rank change year-on-year -34 +11 +17
Permanent jobs citing FTP 28 66 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.22% 0.53% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 3.56% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 26
North West median annual salary £35,000 £30,875 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.36% +54.38% -50.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £16,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £52,500 £39,875
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -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 1,705 1,854 1,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.33% 14.98% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,338 1,464 1,375
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Manchester +24 25 £35,000 -5.41% 3
Lancashire -4 1 £35,000 +94.44%
Merseyside -16 1 - -
Cheshire -58 1 - -
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (35.71%) Internet
4 10 (35.71%) HTML
5 9 (32.14%) ADSL
5 9 (32.14%) PSTN
5 9 (32.14%) HTTP
5 9 (32.14%) Coaching
5 9 (32.14%) Chat Support
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) Linux
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (21.43%) DNS
8 6 (21.43%) DHCP
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) DevOps
9 5 (17.86%) Salt
9 5 (17.86%) Anomaly Detection
9 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (17.86%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (17.86%) Ansible
9 5 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (17.86%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
9 5 (17.86%) Puppet
9 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy

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 5 (17.86%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (17.86%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) concrete5
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (35.71%) Internet
3 9 (32.14%) ADSL
3 9 (32.14%) HTTP
3 9 (32.14%) PSTN
4 6 (21.43%) DHCP
4 6 (21.43%) DNS
5 5 (17.86%) IPsec
5 5 (17.86%) SAN
5 5 (17.86%) SMTP
6 1 (3.57%) Broadband
6 1 (3.57%) DMZ
6 1 (3.57%) Firewall
6 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) PBX
6 1 (3.57%) WAN
6 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) GIS
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Consultant
1 10 (35.71%) Support Consultant
1 10 (35.71%) Technical Consultant
1 10 (35.71%) Technical Support
1 10 (35.71%) Technical Support Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) IT Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) IT Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (17.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) EDI Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) EDI Systems Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) IT Support
8 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) EDI
2 5 (17.86%) EDIFACT
2 5 (17.86%) XML
3 4 (14.29%) cXML
4 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) CSS3
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) ISPF
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) LAMP
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
4 1 (3.57%) MooTools
4 1 (3.57%) WebCenter
4 1 (3.57%) XAMPP
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) AIX
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) Solaris
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Chat Support
1 9 (32.14%) Coaching
2 7 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (21.43%) DevOps
4 5 (17.86%) Anomaly Detection
4 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
4 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
4 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (7.14%) ETL
7 1 (3.57%) ERP
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL
7 1 (3.57%) OOP
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) ActionScript
3 1 (3.57%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (3.57%) COBOL
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) JCL
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) MCSE
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) RHCSA
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Ansible
1 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (17.86%) Puppet
1 5 (17.86%) Salt
1 5 (17.86%) Terraform
2 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.57%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Google
3 4 (14.29%) Talend
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) NEC
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) Trend Micro
4 1 (3.57%) Veeam
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard