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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 642 623
Rank change year-on-year +38 -19  
Permanent jobs citing FTP 252 316 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% 1.74% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 171 253 291
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.23% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,150 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year +16.12% +7.63%  

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 13624 18170 19810
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.93% 17.37% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11093 15040 15797
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +18 242 £46,000 +8.23% 40
London +35 90 £55,000 +15.78% 17
South East +7 44 £45,000 +12.50% 6
North West +1 32 £35,000 +62.79% 1
South West +44 26 £45,000 - 6
Berkshire +31 23 £41,500 -2.35% 4
City of London +44 22 £60,000 +26.31% 5
East of England +25 20 £55,000 +83.33% 1
East Midlands +14 19 £41,500 +7.79%
Reading +36 18 £45,000 - 1
Liverpool - 16 £42,500 - 1
Merseyside - 16 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands +31 14 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Derbyshire - 13 £41,500 -
Hampshire +23 11 £57,500 +49.35% 2
Gloucestershire - 11 £43,500 -
Cambridgeshire +20 10 £65,000 +47.39%
Cambridge - 10 £65,000 -
Manchester -18 9 £21,500 +7.50%
Wiltshire +26 8 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Birmingham +24 8 £50,000 +112.76% 1
Basingstoke +16 8 £57,500 -
Cheltenham - 8 - -
Yorkshire +35 7 £46,000 +113.95% 3
West Yorkshire +19 7 £46,000 +113.95% 3
South Wales +12 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Cardiff +8 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Wales +4 7 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Bradford - 7 £46,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +10 6 - - 1

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 219 (42.44%) HTTP
2 175 (33.91%) DNS
3 173 (33.53%) Windows
4 170 (32.95%) SQL
5 153 (29.65%) Linux
6 152 (29.46%) TCP/IP
7 148 (28.68%) Web Services
8 137 (26.55%) XML
9 131 (25.39%) Finance
10 127 (24.61%) Java
11 124 (24.03%) Firewall
12 113 (21.90%) Microsoft
13 109 (21.12%) DHCP
14 100 (19.38%) SMTP
15 98 (18.99%) Unix
16 94 (18.22%) Oracle
17 87 (16.86%) ITIL
18 84 (16.28%) SSL
19 81 (15.70%) JMS
20 80 (15.50%) SOA
20 80 (15.50%) VPN
20 80 (15.50%) SQL Server
20 80 (15.50%) Internet
20 80 (15.50%) Degree
21 75 (14.53%) Cisco Certification
22 74 (14.34%) WAN
23 70 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
24 69 (13.37%) LAN
24 69 (13.37%) Maven
25 68 (13.18%) Cisco

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 44 (8.53%) IIS
2 40 (7.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 31 (6.01%) JBoss
4 30 (5.81%) WebSphere
5 28 (5.43%) MS Exchange
6 25 (4.84%) Apache
7 23 (4.46%) Tomcat
8 18 (3.49%) SharePoint
9 15 (2.91%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (2.33%) Oracle Service Bus
11 10 (1.94%) nginx
12 9 (1.74%) CMS
13 8 (1.55%) Gentran
14 7 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (1.36%) IBM HTTP Server
14 7 (1.36%) WebLogic
15 6 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (1.16%) IBM Notes
15 6 (1.16%) WordPress
16 5 (0.97%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 54 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 33 (6.40%) MS Office
3 6 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.52%) Magento
2 10 (1.94%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 8 (1.55%) SAP SD
4 5 (0.97%) Northgate Housing
5 4 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.39%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.19%) BASE24
8 1 (0.19%) DocuMatrix
8 1 (0.19%) Maximo
8 1 (0.19%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.13%) OpenShift
4 9 (1.74%) Amazon S3
5 8 (1.55%) Office 365
6 6 (1.16%) IaaS
7 5 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.97%) Route 53
8 4 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.39%) SaaS
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 219 (42.44%) HTTP
2 175 (33.91%) DNS
3 152 (29.46%) TCP/IP
4 124 (24.03%) Firewall
5 109 (21.12%) DHCP
6 100 (19.38%) SMTP
7 84 (16.28%) SSL
8 80 (15.50%) Internet
8 80 (15.50%) VPN
9 74 (14.34%) WAN
10 69 (13.37%) LAN
11 65 (12.60%) LDAP
12 62 (12.02%) Network Security
13 59 (11.43%) SSH
14 58 (11.24%) HTTPS
15 48 (9.30%) BGP
16 43 (8.33%) OSPF
17 37 (7.17%) IPv4
18 29 (5.62%) VoIP
19 27 (5.23%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 56 (10.85%) MySQL
3 24 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (2.71%) DB2
6 13 (2.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 10 (1.94%) Big Data
7 10 (1.94%) Hadoop
7 10 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.74%) MS Access
9 8 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (1.55%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.36%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.16%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 69 (13.37%) Maven
2 52 (10.08%) Ant
3 36 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 33 (6.40%) Eclipse
4 33 (6.40%) IntelliJ
5 32 (6.20%) Subversion
6 22 (4.26%) SoapUI
7 20 (3.88%) Git (software)
8 19 (3.68%) JIRA
8 19 (3.68%) JUnit
9 18 (3.49%) Checkstyle
9 18 (3.49%) XMLUnit
10 16 (3.10%) FitNesse
11 15 (2.91%) NetBeans
12 7 (1.36%) Selenium
12 7 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (1.16%) Visual Studio
14 5 (0.97%) TeamCity
14 5 (0.97%) Vagrant
15 4 (0.78%) Hudson
General
1 131 (25.39%) Finance
2 39 (7.56%) Banking
3 19 (3.68%) Marketing
4 17 (3.29%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.13%) Retail
7 9 (1.74%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.74%) Legal
8 5 (0.97%) Advertising
8 5 (0.97%) Back Office
8 5 (0.97%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.78%) Law
10 3 (0.58%) Electronics
10 3 (0.58%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.39%) Games
11 2 (0.39%) German Language
11 2 (0.39%) Local Government
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 113 (21.90%) Developer
2 99 (19.19%) Analyst
3 47 (9.11%) Network Engineer
4 43 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 38 (7.36%) Administrator
6 31 (6.01%) Support Engineer
7 27 (5.23%) Support Analyst
8 25 (4.84%) Technical Support
9 20 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (3.88%) Technical Engineer
9 20 (3.88%) Technical Support Engineer
10 18 (3.49%) Integration Developer
10 18 (3.49%) Unix Analyst
10 18 (3.49%) Unix Support
10 18 (3.49%) Unix Support Analyst
11 17 (3.29%) Consultant
11 17 (3.29%) Security Engineer
12 16 (3.10%) Integration Engineer
12 16 (3.10%) Senior Support Engineer
12 16 (3.10%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (28.68%) Web Services
2 137 (26.55%) XML
3 81 (15.70%) JMS
4 58 (11.24%) SOAP
5 40 (7.75%) XSD
6 37 (7.17%) JDBC
7 35 (6.78%) XSLT
8 34 (6.59%) Middleware
9 33 (6.40%) HTML
10 29 (5.62%) EDI
11 27 (5.23%) Drools
12 26 (5.04%) CSS
13 25 (4.84%) REST
14 24 (4.65%) .NET
15 23 (4.46%) Hibernate
16 22 (4.26%) EDIFACT
17 20 (3.88%) Apache Camel
18 19 (3.68%) J2EE
18 19 (3.68%) Java EE
18 19 (3.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 37 (7.17%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (6.20%) Data Centre
5 18 (3.49%) Algorithms
6 17 (3.29%) iSeries
6 17 (3.29%) Linux Command Line
6 17 (3.29%) Management Information System
7 16 (3.10%) AS400
7 16 (3.10%) TRADACOMS
8 15 (2.91%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (2.71%) CESG
9 14 (2.71%) Clustering
10 13 (2.52%) Client/Server
11 10 (1.94%) DataPower
11 10 (1.94%) PKI
12 9 (1.74%) Driving Licence
13 7 (1.36%) Fintech
14 6 (1.16%) Cyber Attack
14 6 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 173 (33.53%) Windows
2 153 (29.65%) Linux
3 98 (18.99%) Unix
4 64 (12.40%) Windows Server
5 30 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (5.43%) Solaris
7 23 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (2.91%) CentOS
9 14 (2.71%) Ubuntu
10 13 (2.52%) AIX
11 12 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (2.13%) Windows 7
13 8 (1.55%) HPUX
13 8 (1.55%) Windows 10
14 6 (1.16%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.97%) Android
15 5 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.78%) Debian
17 3 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (16.86%) ITIL
2 80 (15.50%) SOA
3 49 (9.50%) EAI
4 44 (8.53%) Problem Management
5 42 (8.14%) Load Balancing
6 41 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (7.17%) Project Management
7 37 (7.17%) Workflow
8 35 (6.78%) Test Automation
9 30 (5.81%) SIEM
10 29 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (5.43%) Investment Management
12 27 (5.23%) Cybersecurity
13 25 (4.84%) Information Security
13 25 (4.84%) SDLC
14 24 (4.65%) Network Management
15 23 (4.46%) Software Engineering
16 22 (4.26%) System Testing
17 21 (4.07%) Open Source
17 21 (4.07%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 170 (32.95%) SQL
2 127 (24.61%) Java
3 49 (9.50%) XPath
4 43 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 41 (7.95%) PHP
6 38 (7.36%) Perl
7 31 (6.01%) Bash Shell
7 31 (6.01%) Shell Script
8 28 (5.43%) ActionScript
8 28 (5.43%) ActionScript 2.0
9 25 (4.84%) Python
10 23 (4.46%) JavaScript
11 21 (4.07%) T-SQL
12 20 (3.88%) C#
13 16 (3.10%) C
13 16 (3.10%) C++
13 16 (3.10%) RPG
14 15 (2.91%) PL/SQL
15 13 (2.52%) RPG IV
15 13 (2.52%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 80 (15.50%) Degree
2 75 (14.53%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (10.27%) CCNP
4 45 (8.72%) Security Cleared
5 43 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 34 (6.59%) CISSP
7 28 (5.43%) CCIE
8 26 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (4.84%) DV Cleared
10 22 (4.26%) MCSE
11 21 (4.07%) CCNA
12 16 (3.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 13 (2.52%) ISEB
13 13 (2.52%) Siebel Certification
14 9 (1.74%) CISM
15 7 (1.36%) MCSA
16 6 (1.16%) GCIA
16 6 (1.16%) GCIH
16 6 (1.16%) SANS
16 6 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.49%) QA
2 8 (1.55%) SLA
3 6 (1.16%) PMO
4 5 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.58%) GPG13
6 2 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.39%) GDPR
6 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.19%) EMIR
7 1 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) MiFID
7 1 (0.19%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 59 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 40 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.23%) NFS
4 21 (4.07%) vSphere
5 13 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (2.33%) Hyper-V
6 12 (2.33%) Snort
7 9 (1.74%) Docker
8 8 (1.55%) Sendmail
9 7 (1.36%) KVM
9 7 (1.36%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.36%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.97%) iptables
11 4 (0.78%) Samba
11 4 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.78%) XenServer
12 3 (0.58%) Postfix
12 3 (0.58%) Time Sharing Option
12 3 (0.58%) XenApp
13 2 (0.39%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 17 (3.29%) Puppet
2 16 (3.10%) FortiGate
3 10 (1.94%) CA Single Sign-On
4 9 (1.74%) cPanel
4 9 (1.74%) SCOM
5 8 (1.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 8 (1.55%) Nagios
5 8 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.55%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.36%) Ansible
6 7 (1.36%) WSUS
7 6 (1.16%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.16%) HAProxy
7 6 (1.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (1.16%) QRadar
8 5 (0.97%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 5 (0.97%) Control-M
8 5 (0.97%) Netcool
8 5 (0.97%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 5 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 113 (21.90%) Microsoft
2 94 (18.22%) Oracle
3 68 (13.18%) Cisco
4 58 (11.24%) VMware
5 37 (7.17%) IBM
6 30 (5.81%) SAP
7 28 (5.43%) SolarWinds
8 27 (5.23%) Solace
9 21 (4.07%) HP
9 21 (4.07%) Juniper
10 20 (3.88%) Citrix
11 19 (3.68%) CheckPoint
12 18 (3.49%) TIBCO
13 17 (3.29%) F5
14 16 (3.10%) Dell
15 15 (2.91%) BEA
15 15 (2.91%) Sybase
16 14 (2.71%) IFS
17 13 (2.52%) Siebel
18 12 (2.33%) CA
Swindon, Wiltshire
Cititec
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Flintshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus ect
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Training, Overtime,
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent Package Available
Posted: 5 days ago
London, UK
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £22,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 + Excellent Benefits + Personal Development
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £46000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
The Datawarehousing Company
Salary: £55,000 per annum plus fantastic benefits details in job description
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + outstanding benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Posted: 15 days ago