Period
to 17 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 417 245 466
Rank change year-on-year -172 +221 +63
Permanent jobs citing FTP 31 42 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.53% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 2.71% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 50
10th Percentile £32,500 " £27,375
25th Percentile £32,594 £31,250 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% +26.98%
75th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £67,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +10.00% +11.11%

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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,510 1,548 4,190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.13% 19.68% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,702 1,270 3,328
10th Percentile £25,500 £29,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,750 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,250 £46,500
% change year-on-year -4.31% +12.37% -2.11%

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing FTP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in the South East

FTP
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing FTP in the South East.

Salary trend for FTP in the South East

FTP
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing FTP in the South East over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Salary histogram for FTP in the South East

FTP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 October 2021. 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
Thames Valley -87 17 £85,000 +100.00% 5
Berkshire -65 16 £97,500 +178.57% 3
East Sussex -51 6 £33,250 +2.31% 2
Surrey -61 5 £66,250 -11.67% 1
Hampshire -121 3 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Oxfordshire -29 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for FTP.

1 21 (67.74%) Social Skills
2 18 (58.06%) Java
3 16 (51.61%) Azure
4 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
4 14 (45.16%) .NET
5 13 (41.94%) DNS
5 13 (41.94%) Middleware
6 12 (38.71%) Degree
7 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (35.48%) VMware
7 11 (35.48%) Linux
7 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
8 10 (32.26%) Data Centre Operations
8 10 (32.26%) vSphere
8 10 (32.26%) SQL
8 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
8 10 (32.26%) AWS
9 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (29.03%) SOAP
9 9 (29.03%) Python
9 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
10 8 (25.81%) C++
10 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (25.81%) Ruby
10 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
11 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
11 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
11 7 (22.58%) Web Services
11 7 (22.58%) DHCP
11 7 (22.58%) HTTP

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (12.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) Commerce Server
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 1 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 16 (51.61%) Azure
2 10 (32.26%) AWS
3 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (12.90%) IaaS
3 4 (12.90%) PaaS
3 4 (12.90%) SaaS
4 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.23%) Boomi
4 1 (3.23%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) DNS
2 7 (22.58%) DHCP
2 7 (22.58%) HTTP
2 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (19.35%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (19.35%) Network Security
3 6 (19.35%) SAN
3 6 (19.35%) SMTP
4 5 (16.13%) HTTPS
5 4 (12.90%) Internet
5 4 (12.90%) POP3
6 3 (9.68%) IPsec
7 2 (6.45%) BGP
7 2 (6.45%) Firewall
7 2 (6.45%) OSPF
7 2 (6.45%) VLAN
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.23%) IGRP
8 1 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) GitLab
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (67.74%) Social Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Documentation Skills
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.90%) Presentation Skills
4 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.45%) Legal
5 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.23%) Finance
6 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Designer
1 9 (29.03%) Solutions Designer
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Robotic Process Automation Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Product Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Security Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) Middleware
3 9 (29.03%) SOAP
4 7 (22.58%) Web Services
5 5 (16.13%) HTML
5 5 (16.13%) REST
6 4 (12.90%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (6.45%) XML
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.23%) CSS
8 1 (3.23%) EDI
8 1 (3.23%) JMS
8 1 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (12.90%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (9.68%) PMI
5 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.23%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
6 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Data Centre Operations
2 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
4 6 (19.35%) Workflow
5 5 (16.13%) DevOps
5 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Machine Learning
5 5 (16.13%) SOA
6 4 (12.90%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Cloud Enablement
6 4 (12.90%) Cloud Operations
6 4 (12.90%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.90%) Information Security
6 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) Python
5 8 (25.81%) C++
5 8 (25.81%) Ruby
6 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
6 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
7 4 (12.90%) C
7 4 (12.90%) VB
7 4 (12.90%) VBScript
8 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.45%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (3.23%) CCIE
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) COBIT
1 1 (3.23%) GDPR
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (32.26%) vSphere
3 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) Docker
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) PowerCLI
2 4 (12.90%) vCenter Server
2 4 (12.90%) vRealize
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) Grafana
3 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.23%) Prometheus
3 1 (3.23%) QRadar
3 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.90%) Automation Anywhere
4 4 (12.90%) Blue Prism
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) UiPath
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) ATG
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.23%) Google
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft
7 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.23%) SAP
7 1 (3.23%) Splunk