The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 529 619 654
Rank change year-on-year +90 +35  
Permanent jobs citing FTP 372 327 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.58% 1.96% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 292 273 257
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14393 16653 18928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.19% 16.92% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11726 13863 15428
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing FTP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in the UK

FTP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FTP in the UK

FTP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FTP over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for FTP in the UK

FTP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +79 370 £42,500 -5.55% 32
London +10 131 £50,000 -4.76% 10
North West +12 65 £38,500 +2.66% 7
South West +21 51 £40,000 -6.97%
South East +10 49 £43,500 +8.75% 4
Merseyside - 28 £30,000 - 3
Manchester -6 27 £38,500 +97.43% 2
East of England -4 26 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Berkshire +33 24 £65,000 +52.94%
Liverpool - 24 £70,000 - 1
City of London +29 21 £40,000 -25.58% 3
East Midlands +43 20 £40,000 +12.67% 1
Wiltshire +9 20 £40,000 -6.97%
Derbyshire - 20 £40,000 - 1
Salisbury - 19 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +10 17 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Surrey +31 16 £43,500 +24.28%
West Yorkshire +21 16 £32,500 -23.52% 5
Reading +23 14 £65,000 +52.94%
Leeds +22 14 £32,500 - 5
Gloucestershire +12 13 £40,000 +95.12%
Essex +8 13 £52,500 +23.52%
Derby - 12 £40,000 - 1
Colchester - 11 £52,500 -
West Midlands +15 9 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Hampshire +4 9 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Hertfordshire -4 8 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Bristol -15 8 £30,500 -32.22%
Birmingham - 7 £42,500 - 1
Southampton +10 6 £40,000 +14.28% 3

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 with a requirement for FTP.

1 286 (45.98%) HTTP
2 210 (33.76%) DNS
3 209 (33.60%) Windows
4 198 (31.83%) SQL
5 189 (30.39%) TCP/IP
6 178 (28.62%) SMTP
7 159 (25.56%) DHCP
7 159 (25.56%) XML
8 151 (24.28%) Finance
9 149 (23.95%) Firewall
10 145 (23.31%) Web Services
10 145 (23.31%) Linux
11 126 (20.26%) Microsoft
12 122 (19.61%) Oracle
13 120 (19.29%) Java
14 111 (17.85%) ITIL
15 105 (16.88%) SSL
16 104 (16.72%) Internet
17 95 (15.27%) Cisco
18 94 (15.11%) PHP
19 93 (14.95%) Unix
19 93 (14.95%) WAN
19 93 (14.95%) Degree
20 92 (14.79%) SQL Server
21 89 (14.31%) LAN
22 88 (14.15%) Cisco Certification
23 87 (13.99%) HTTPS
24 86 (13.83%) SOA
25 85 (13.67%) HTML
26 83 (13.34%) JMS

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 79 (12.70%) IIS
2 61 (9.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 55 (8.84%) JBoss
4 39 (6.27%) SharePoint
5 38 (6.11%) Tomcat
6 37 (5.95%) Apache
7 34 (5.47%) MS Exchange
8 33 (5.31%) WebSphere
9 23 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (2.41%) Oracle Service Bus
11 11 (1.77%) Gentran
11 11 (1.77%) WebLogic
12 10 (1.61%) Apache TomEE
12 10 (1.61%) CMS
13 8 (1.29%) Confluence
13 8 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (1.13%) nginx
15 4 (0.64%) IBM HTTP Server
15 4 (0.64%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (6.43%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (4.34%) FileZilla
3 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.80%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (4.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (2.57%) Exstream
4 11 (1.77%) SAP SD
5 9 (1.45%) Magento
6 8 (1.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 5 (0.80%) Northgate Housing
7 5 (0.80%) SAP SCM
8 4 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.48%) DocuMatrix
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
11 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.16%) SAP MII
11 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
11 1 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 49 (7.88%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (4.66%) Office 365
4 18 (2.89%) OpenShift
5 16 (2.57%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (1.61%) IaaS
7 8 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.13%) Amazon S3
8 7 (1.13%) Route 53
9 6 (0.96%) GitHub
10 4 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.64%) SaaS
11 3 (0.48%) Dropbox
11 3 (0.48%) G Suite
11 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.32%) Sage Pay
13 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 286 (45.98%) HTTP
2 210 (33.76%) DNS
3 189 (30.39%) TCP/IP
4 178 (28.62%) SMTP
5 159 (25.56%) DHCP
6 149 (23.95%) Firewall
7 105 (16.88%) SSL
8 104 (16.72%) Internet
9 93 (14.95%) WAN
10 89 (14.31%) LAN
11 87 (13.99%) HTTPS
12 78 (12.54%) SSH
13 77 (12.38%) VPN
14 69 (11.09%) LDAP
15 60 (9.65%) Telnet
16 51 (8.20%) OSPF
17 49 (7.88%) BGP
18 44 (7.07%) VLAN
19 42 (6.75%) Cisco Nexus
20 38 (6.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (14.79%) SQL Server
2 62 (9.97%) MySQL
3 33 (5.31%) Oracle Reports
4 22 (3.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 20 (3.22%) Relational Database
6 17 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.29%) MS Access
9 8 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.13%) Informix
10 7 (1.13%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.96%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (0.64%) Redis
13 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 70 (11.25%) Maven
2 49 (7.88%) Eclipse
2 49 (7.88%) IntelliJ
3 47 (7.56%) Jenkins
4 44 (7.07%) Ant
5 39 (6.27%) Subversion
6 34 (5.47%) Git (software)
7 28 (4.50%) SoapUI
8 25 (4.02%) NetBeans
9 24 (3.86%) Checkstyle
9 24 (3.86%) JUnit
9 24 (3.86%) XMLUnit
10 18 (2.89%) JIRA
11 15 (2.41%) FitNesse
12 11 (1.77%) Visual Studio
13 6 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (0.80%) LoadRunner
14 5 (0.80%) Selenium
14 5 (0.80%) Vagrant
15 4 (0.64%) eggPlant
General
1 151 (24.28%) Finance
2 53 (8.52%) Manufacturing
3 42 (6.75%) Marketing
3 42 (6.75%) Telecoms
4 36 (5.79%) Banking
5 33 (5.31%) Retail
6 28 (4.50%) Electronics
7 24 (3.86%) Legal
8 9 (1.45%) Military
9 7 (1.13%) Games
10 6 (0.96%) Back Office
11 5 (0.80%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.80%) Publishing
12 4 (0.64%) French Language
13 3 (0.48%) Advertising
13 3 (0.48%) Automotive
13 3 (0.48%) Law
14 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.32%) Local Government
15 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (24.92%) Analyst
2 130 (20.90%) Developer
3 74 (11.90%) Network Engineer
4 59 (9.49%) Support Engineer
5 48 (7.72%) Administrator
6 37 (5.95%) Support Analyst
7 36 (5.79%) Java Developer
8 33 (5.31%) Technical Support
9 32 (5.14%) Web Developer
10 29 (4.66%) JavaScript Developer
10 29 (4.66%) Technical Engineer
11 28 (4.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 28 (4.50%) IT Analyst
11 28 (4.50%) Technical Support Engineer
12 27 (4.34%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 26 (4.18%) Integration Engineer
13 26 (4.18%) Senior Support Engineer
14 25 (4.02%) Senior Integration Engineer
14 25 (4.02%) Senior Technical Support
14 25 (4.02%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (25.56%) XML
2 145 (23.31%) Web Services
3 85 (13.67%) HTML
4 83 (13.34%) JMS
5 70 (11.25%) CSS
6 68 (10.93%) SOAP
7 47 (7.56%) XSD
8 44 (7.07%) JSON
9 41 (6.59%) .NET
9 41 (6.59%) XSLT
10 37 (5.95%) JDBC
10 37 (5.95%) jQuery
11 35 (5.63%) EDI
11 35 (5.63%) Java EE
12 33 (5.31%) Drools
13 31 (4.98%) REST
14 27 (4.34%) EDIFACT
14 27 (4.34%) Regular Expression
14 27 (4.34%) Spring
15 26 (4.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (9.65%) Data Centre
3 53 (8.52%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (4.66%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.86%) CESG
6 23 (3.70%) TRADACOMS
7 17 (2.73%) Management Information System
8 16 (2.57%) Linux Command Line
9 15 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
10 14 (2.25%) Virtual Team
11 13 (2.09%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.61%) Clustering
12 10 (1.61%) Driving Licence
12 10 (1.61%) Fintech
13 9 (1.45%) Algorithms
13 9 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
13 9 (1.45%) SWIFT
14 8 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
14 8 (1.29%) DataPower
15 6 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 209 (33.60%) Windows
2 145 (23.31%) Linux
3 93 (14.95%) Unix
4 82 (13.18%) Windows Server
5 38 (6.11%) Solaris
6 37 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (3.38%) Android
8 19 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (2.73%) Apple iOS
10 16 (2.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (2.25%) CentOS
11 14 (2.25%) Windows 7
12 12 (1.93%) Windows 10
13 11 (1.77%) HPUX
14 10 (1.61%) Debian
15 9 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (1.29%) AIX
17 6 (0.96%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.80%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (17.85%) ITIL
2 86 (13.83%) SOA
3 67 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
4 66 (10.61%) EAI
5 52 (8.36%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (8.36%) SIEM
6 47 (7.56%) Workflow
7 41 (6.59%) Load Balancing
8 38 (6.11%) E-Commerce
8 38 (6.11%) Web Development
9 37 (5.95%) Problem Management
10 33 (5.31%) Digital Marketing
11 32 (5.14%) Project Management
11 32 (5.14%) SEO
12 31 (4.98%) Mentoring
12 31 (4.98%) Root Cause Analysis
13 29 (4.66%) Network Architecture
14 28 (4.50%) Front End Development
14 28 (4.50%) Open Source
14 28 (4.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 198 (31.83%) SQL
2 120 (19.29%) Java
3 94 (15.11%) PHP
4 75 (12.06%) JavaScript
5 60 (9.65%) PowerShell
6 59 (9.49%) T-SQL
7 56 (9.00%) XPath
8 34 (5.47%) Perl
8 34 (5.47%) Shell Script
9 32 (5.14%) ActionScript
9 32 (5.14%) ActionScript 2.0
10 30 (4.82%) C#
11 29 (4.66%) Python
12 27 (4.34%) VBScript
13 25 (4.02%) PL/SQL
14 23 (3.70%) Bash Shell
15 22 (3.54%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
16 21 (3.38%) VB
17 8 (1.29%) Jython
17 8 (1.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 93 (14.95%) Degree
2 88 (14.15%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (11.41%) Security Cleared
4 67 (10.77%) SC Cleared
5 48 (7.72%) CCNA
6 45 (7.23%) DV Cleared
7 38 (6.11%) CCNP
8 36 (5.79%) CCIE
9 26 (4.18%) CISSP
10 24 (3.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 21 (3.38%) Computer Science Degree
11 21 (3.38%) Siebel Certification
12 20 (3.22%) MCSE
12 20 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (1.93%) MCSA
14 11 (1.77%) Network+ Certification
15 10 (1.61%) CISMP
16 9 (1.45%) ISEB
16 9 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (1.13%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.18%) QA
2 21 (3.38%) SLA
3 17 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (2.41%) PCI DSS
5 14 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (1.77%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (1.29%) GDPR
8 7 (1.13%) COBIT
9 6 (0.96%) PMO
10 5 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 4 (0.64%) RosettaNet
12 2 (0.32%) EMIR
12 2 (0.32%) GPG13
12 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.32%) MiFID
13 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 68 (10.93%) Active Directory
2 61 (9.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.70%) vSphere
4 22 (3.54%) Snort
5 20 (3.22%) NFS
6 19 (3.05%) Hyper-V
7 15 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.13%) iptables
9 6 (0.96%) Samba
9 6 (0.96%) Sendmail
10 5 (0.80%) Docker
10 5 (0.80%) Postfix
11 4 (0.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.64%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.32%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.32%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.16%) RACF
13 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (4.02%) Puppet
2 14 (2.25%) Nessus
3 13 (2.09%) Ansible
3 13 (2.09%) Nagios
4 11 (1.77%) Cacti
4 11 (1.77%) Nmap
5 9 (1.45%) HAProxy
5 9 (1.45%) SCCM
5 9 (1.45%) WSUS
6 8 (1.29%) CA Single Sign-On
6 8 (1.29%) cPanel
6 8 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (1.13%) SCOM
8 6 (0.96%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 6 (0.96%) Plesk
8 6 (0.96%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.80%) Opsview
9 5 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 126 (20.26%) Microsoft
2 122 (19.61%) Oracle
3 95 (15.27%) Cisco
4 73 (11.74%) SAP
5 70 (11.25%) VMware
6 50 (8.04%) CheckPoint
7 47 (7.56%) IBM
8 37 (5.95%) HP
9 35 (5.63%) F5
10 33 (5.31%) Solace
11 28 (4.50%) Juniper
12 27 (4.34%) PayPal
13 26 (4.18%) SolarWinds
14 25 (4.02%) BEA
14 25 (4.02%) TIBCO
15 23 (3.70%) Citrix
16 22 (3.54%) Siebel
16 22 (3.54%) Sybase
17 17 (2.73%) Red Hat
18 16 (2.57%) OpenText
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
coachwise
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People
Posted: Yesterday
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + on call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35k per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Up to £35k per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Posted: 7 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Qube Global Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Colwyn Bay, Clwyd
Supertemps
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Derby
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook
Spectrum IT
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Posted: 20 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
LCN
Salary: £18,000 per year (+ potential monthly incentive bonus)
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago