Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 257 299
Rank change year-on-year -25 +42 -34
Permanent jobs citing FTP 55 88 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.84% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.98% 4.85% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33 57 39
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% -12.28%
England median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +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 South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,845 1,814 2,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.45% 17.39% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,488 1,486 1,840
South West median annual salary £42,000 £37,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.26% +0.67% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £59,375 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing FTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in the South West

FTP
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FTP in the South West.

Salary trend for FTP in the South West

FTP
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FTP in the South West over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for FTP in the South West

FTP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Wiltshire -17 30 £45,000 +2.27%
Gloucestershire +29 16 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Bristol -26 4 - -
Dorset -24 2 £25,750 -33.55% 1
Cornwall - 1 £25,000 -
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for FTP.

1 48 (87.27%) HTTP
2 46 (83.64%) DNS
3 44 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 44 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 43 (78.18%) TCP/IP
5 42 (76.36%) SMTP
5 42 (76.36%) DHCP
6 40 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (65.45%) ITIL
8 35 (63.64%) Firewall
9 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
10 33 (60.00%) Windows
11 31 (56.36%) vSphere
12 30 (54.55%) DV Cleared
12 30 (54.55%) Network Security
12 30 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
12 30 (54.55%) Infrastructure Management
12 30 (54.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 30 (54.55%) CESG
12 30 (54.55%) Linux
12 30 (54.55%) CCNA
12 30 (54.55%) CISSP
12 30 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
12 30 (54.55%) DMZ
12 30 (54.55%) X.400
12 30 (54.55%) Virtual Environments
13 20 (36.36%) SQL
14 19 (34.55%) HTTPS
15 15 (27.27%) Snort
15 15 (27.27%) SIEM

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (87.27%) HTTP
2 46 (83.64%) DNS
3 43 (78.18%) TCP/IP
4 42 (76.36%) DHCP
4 42 (76.36%) SMTP
5 35 (63.64%) Firewall
6 30 (54.55%) DMZ
6 30 (54.55%) Network Security
6 30 (54.55%) X.400
7 19 (34.55%) HTTPS
8 13 (23.64%) SSL
9 12 (21.82%) Telnet
10 11 (20.00%) tcpdump
10 11 (20.00%) Wireshark
11 5 (9.09%) Internet
12 2 (3.64%) SAN
12 2 (3.64%) VPN
13 1 (1.82%) ADSL
13 1 (1.82%) BGP
13 1 (1.82%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 20 (36.36%) Analyst
3 18 (32.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (29.09%) Security Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (18.18%) Security Analyst
7 8 (14.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (14.55%) Service Analyst
8 7 (12.73%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) Business Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) Finance Business Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) Financial Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) Financial Business Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) Senior Business Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) Senior Financial Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) Service Management Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) SQL Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) LDAP
2 6 (10.91%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (54.55%) CESG
3 8 (14.55%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (10.91%) Fintech
5 4 (7.27%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.82%) CCTV
6 1 (1.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (60.00%) Windows
2 30 (54.55%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) ITIL
2 30 (54.55%) Infrastructure Management
2 30 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 30 (54.55%) Virtual Environments
3 15 (27.27%) SIEM
4 12 (21.82%) Information Security
5 11 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 10 (18.18%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 8 (14.55%) Network Architecture
7 8 (14.55%) Service Design
8 6 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (10.91%) Strategic Thinking
8 6 (10.91%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (10.91%) Wealth Management
9 5 (9.09%) Service Management
10 4 (7.27%) Computer Forensics
10 4 (7.27%) Event Correlation
10 4 (7.27%) ITSM
10 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.27%) Python
2 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 44 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (54.55%) CCNA
2 30 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (54.55%) CISSP
2 30 (54.55%) DV Cleared
2 30 (54.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (14.55%) GIAC
4 2 (3.64%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) MCSA
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) GPG13
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (56.36%) vSphere
2 15 (27.27%) Snort
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) VMFS
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) ArcSight ESM
1 4 (7.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (7.27%) RSA Archer
1 4 (7.27%) RSA enVision
1 4 (7.27%) RSA Security Analytics
1 4 (7.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.82%) Control-M
2 1 (1.82%) OpenView
2 1 (1.82%) PowerCLI
2 1 (1.82%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.82%) vMotion
Vendors
1 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) ArcSight
2 4 (7.27%) LogLogic
2 4 (7.27%) Sourcefire
2 4 (7.27%) Symantec
2 4 (7.27%) Trend Micro
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) CommVault
4 1 (1.82%) Dell
4 1 (1.82%) F5
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Solace