Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > South East
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 349 426 470
Rank change year-on-year +77 +44 -20
Permanent jobs citing FTP 44 89 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 2.09% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 79 86
Median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -19.54%
10th Percentile £18,500 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2,677 4,259 5,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.97% 16.43% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,052 3,316 3,980
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £73,400 £71,250 £67,050
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

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 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 2020. 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 +59 15 £50,000 +81.82% 1
Hampshire +71 11 £32,500 -7.14%
Buckinghamshire +13 9 £50,000 +81.82%
East Sussex +32 7 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Berkshire +64 6 - - 1
West Sussex +20 6 £50,000 - 4
Surrey +56 4 £28,500 -14.61%
Kent +30 1 £18,500 -
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 20 (45.45%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) REST
3 16 (36.36%) HTTP
4 15 (34.09%) DNS
4 15 (34.09%) Java
5 14 (31.82%) Oracle
5 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 14 (31.82%) Firewall
5 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
6 13 (29.55%) Unit Testing
6 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
6 13 (29.55%) DHCP
7 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (25.00%) XML
9 10 (22.73%) Linux
10 9 (20.45%) Cisco
10 9 (20.45%) Wireless
10 9 (20.45%) Azure
10 9 (20.45%) Bash Shell
11 8 (18.18%) DevOps
11 8 (18.18%) Windows
11 8 (18.18%) C#
12 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
12 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
12 7 (15.91%) .NET
12 7 (15.91%) CCNA
12 7 (15.91%) LAN
12 7 (15.91%) VoIP
12 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification

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 6 (13.64%) IIS
1 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Fuse
1 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Azure
2 5 (11.36%) Office 365
3 3 (6.82%) OneDrive
3 3 (6.82%) Power Platform
3 3 (6.82%) PowerApps
4 2 (4.55%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) HTTP
2 15 (34.09%) DNS
3 14 (31.82%) Firewall
4 13 (29.55%) DHCP
4 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
5 9 (20.45%) Wireless
6 7 (15.91%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (15.91%) LAN
6 7 (15.91%) SAN
6 7 (15.91%) VoIP
7 6 (13.64%) WAN
8 4 (9.09%) Internet
8 4 (9.09%) VPN
9 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
9 3 (6.82%) NAS
9 3 (6.82%) SMTP
9 3 (6.82%) SSH
10 2 (4.55%) GSM
10 2 (4.55%) RS-232
10 2 (4.55%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) DB2
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
1 7 (15.91%) JIRA
1 7 (15.91%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (15.91%) TeamCity
1 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.64%) Maven
3 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
3 5 (11.36%) NWDS
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Consultant
2 7 (15.91%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Integration Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) SAP PI Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (6.82%) Junior
6 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Storage Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) REST
2 11 (25.00%) XML
3 7 (15.91%) .NET
3 7 (15.91%) .NET Core
3 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
3 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
3 7 (15.91%) Entity Framework
3 7 (15.91%) NHibernate
3 7 (15.91%) React
3 7 (15.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (15.91%) WebSockets
4 6 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (13.64%) Apache Camel
4 6 (13.64%) Middleware
4 6 (13.64%) SignalR
4 6 (13.64%) Spring
4 6 (13.64%) Spring Boot
4 6 (13.64%) Web Services
4 6 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (11.36%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (11.36%) W3C
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 2 (4.55%) Internet of Things
3 2 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.82%) Mac OS
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (2.27%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Unit Testing
2 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (18.18%) DevOps
4 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (15.91%) MVC
4 7 (15.91%) Scrum
4 7 (15.91%) SDLC
4 7 (15.91%) SOLID
4 7 (15.91%) TDD
5 6 (13.64%) Data Centre Operations
5 6 (13.64%) Process Improvement
5 6 (13.64%) Project Management
5 6 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (13.64%) Web Design
6 5 (11.36%) Migration
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (6.82%) ITIL
8 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) Java
3 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
4 9 (20.45%) Bash Shell
5 8 (18.18%) C#
6 6 (13.64%) Java 8
7 5 (11.36%) ABAP
8 4 (9.09%) Perl
9 3 (6.82%) VB
10 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.55%) PHP
10 2 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) CCNA
1 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.27%) CCENT
5 1 (2.27%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Docker
1 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (13.64%) vSphere
2 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.36%) NFS
3 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) PowerCLI
2 6 (13.64%) Kubernetes
3 5 (11.36%) Terraform
4 3 (6.82%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.55%) SCCM
5 2 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Cisco
3 6 (13.64%) IBM
3 6 (13.64%) VMware
4 5 (11.36%) SAP
5 3 (6.82%) Panasonic
5 3 (6.82%) Progress
5 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.82%) Synology
5 3 (6.82%) Veritas
6 2 (4.55%) F5
6 2 (4.55%) Meraki
6 2 (4.55%) Splunk
7 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.27%) Juniper
7 1 (2.27%) Palo Alto