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

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 540 596 659
Rank change year-on-year +56 +63  
Permanent jobs citing FTP 336 331 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.48% 1.95% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 255 266 261
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.66%  

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 13562 16990 19331
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 17.04% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11012 14110 15523
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 May 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 May 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 +73 332 £42,250 -1.74% 38
London +19 127 £47,500 -9.52% 16
North West -5 58 £38,500 +2.66% 5
South East +30 40 £43,500 +2.35% 7
South West +20 38 £37,500 -12.79% 1
Merseyside - 29 £30,000 - 2
Liverpool - 25 £70,000 - 2
City of London +34 24 £35,000 -34.88% 4
Berkshire +40 23 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Yorkshire +34 22 £32,500 -7.14%
West Yorkshire +24 21 £36,500 -14.11%
Manchester -5 20 £38,500 +97.43% 3
East Midlands +36 18 £41,500 +4.40%
Derbyshire - 18 £41,500 -
East of England -6 17 £51,250 +28.12% 5
Reading +26 16 £65,000 +48.57% 1
Wiltshire +8 14 £40,000 -6.97%
Leeds +35 13 £32,500 -
Surrey +44 12 £43,500 +24.28% 2
West Midlands +34 11 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Salisbury - 10 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire +12 9 £21,500 - 1
Bradford +7 8 £46,000 +8.23%
Derby - 8 £40,000 -
Essex +5 7 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Chester 0 7 £47,500 +18.75%
Cheshire -34 7 £47,500 +26.66%
Birmingham - 7 £47,500 - 2
Bristol -3 6 £30,500 -32.22%
Cornwall - 6 £21,750 -

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 244 (43.42%) HTTP
2 196 (34.88%) Windows
3 180 (32.03%) SQL
3 180 (32.03%) DNS
4 176 (31.32%) TCP/IP
5 147 (26.16%) SMTP
6 146 (25.98%) XML
7 143 (25.44%) Linux
8 139 (24.73%) Web Services
9 136 (24.20%) Finance
10 134 (23.84%) DHCP
11 129 (22.95%) Microsoft
12 125 (22.24%) Firewall
13 118 (21.00%) Java
14 110 (19.57%) Oracle
15 107 (19.04%) SSL
16 100 (17.79%) Unix
17 99 (17.62%) Internet
18 96 (17.08%) ITIL
19 86 (15.30%) SQL Server
20 84 (14.95%) SOA
21 83 (14.77%) WAN
21 83 (14.77%) Degree
22 81 (14.41%) JMS
23 78 (13.88%) LAN
23 78 (13.88%) VPN
23 78 (13.88%) Cisco
24 77 (13.70%) LDAP
24 77 (13.70%) PHP
24 77 (13.70%) Windows Server

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 64 (11.39%) IIS
2 54 (9.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 45 (8.01%) JBoss
4 35 (6.23%) MS Exchange
5 32 (5.69%) Tomcat
6 31 (5.52%) SharePoint
6 31 (5.52%) WebSphere
7 28 (4.98%) Apache
8 24 (4.27%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (2.49%) Oracle Service Bus
10 11 (1.96%) Gentran
11 10 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (1.25%) Apache TomEE
12 7 (1.25%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.07%) CMS
13 6 (1.07%) Confluence
13 6 (1.07%) IBM HTTP Server
14 5 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.89%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 41 (7.30%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (2.85%) FileZilla
3 10 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.89%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (3.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.31%) Magento
3 12 (2.14%) Exstream
4 11 (1.96%) SAP SD
5 10 (1.78%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 5 (0.89%) Northgate Housing
7 3 (0.53%) DocuMatrix
7 3 (0.53%) SAP SCM
8 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.18%) SAP MII
9 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.18%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.45%) Office 365
3 23 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (2.85%) OpenShift
5 12 (2.14%) Dynamics 365
6 9 (1.60%) IaaS
7 6 (1.07%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.07%) Route 53
8 4 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.71%) GitHub
9 3 (0.53%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.36%) SaaS
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.18%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.18%) G Suite
11 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 244 (43.42%) HTTP
2 180 (32.03%) DNS
3 176 (31.32%) TCP/IP
4 147 (26.16%) SMTP
5 134 (23.84%) DHCP
6 125 (22.24%) Firewall
7 107 (19.04%) SSL
8 99 (17.62%) Internet
9 83 (14.77%) WAN
10 78 (13.88%) LAN
10 78 (13.88%) VPN
11 77 (13.70%) LDAP
12 70 (12.46%) HTTPS
13 69 (12.28%) SSH
14 46 (8.19%) Telnet
15 45 (8.01%) Network Security
16 43 (7.65%) OSPF
17 42 (7.47%) BGP
18 33 (5.87%) SNMP
19 32 (5.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (15.30%) SQL Server
2 59 (10.50%) MySQL
3 29 (5.16%) Oracle Reports
4 22 (3.91%) Relational Database
5 18 (3.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 16 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (1.42%) MS Access
7 8 (1.42%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.07%) Informix
9 6 (1.07%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.71%) Redis
11 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 67 (11.92%) Maven
2 47 (8.36%) Jenkins
3 44 (7.83%) Ant
3 44 (7.83%) Eclipse
3 44 (7.83%) IntelliJ
4 36 (6.41%) Subversion
5 29 (5.16%) Git (software)
6 27 (4.80%) SoapUI
7 23 (4.09%) Checkstyle
7 23 (4.09%) JUnit
7 23 (4.09%) XMLUnit
8 21 (3.74%) JIRA
8 21 (3.74%) NetBeans
9 16 (2.85%) FitNesse
10 12 (2.14%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.25%) Selenium
12 6 (1.07%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 136 (24.20%) Finance
2 37 (6.58%) Manufacturing
3 36 (6.41%) Banking
3 36 (6.41%) Marketing
4 31 (5.52%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.38%) Electronics
5 19 (3.38%) Retail
6 16 (2.85%) Legal
7 8 (1.42%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.25%) Games
9 4 (0.71%) Law
10 3 (0.53%) Advertising
10 3 (0.53%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.36%) Automotive
11 2 (0.36%) Back Office
11 2 (0.36%) Local Government
11 2 (0.36%) Military
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (24.91%) Analyst
2 112 (19.93%) Developer
3 60 (10.68%) Network Engineer
4 52 (9.25%) Support Engineer
5 46 (8.19%) Administrator
6 36 (6.41%) Java Developer
6 36 (6.41%) Support Analyst
7 32 (5.69%) Technical Support
8 28 (4.98%) Technical Engineer
9 27 (4.80%) Technical Support Engineer
10 25 (4.45%) IT Analyst
11 22 (3.91%) Integration Engineer
11 22 (3.91%) Senior Support Engineer
11 22 (3.91%) SOC Analyst
12 21 (3.74%) Senior Integration Engineer
12 21 (3.74%) Senior Technical Engineer
12 21 (3.74%) Senior Technical Support
12 21 (3.74%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
13 20 (3.56%) EDI Analyst
13 20 (3.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (25.98%) XML
2 139 (24.73%) Web Services
3 81 (14.41%) JMS
4 63 (11.21%) HTML
5 61 (10.85%) SOAP
6 52 (9.25%) CSS
7 47 (8.36%) XSD
8 39 (6.94%) .NET
9 38 (6.76%) JDBC
9 38 (6.76%) XSLT
10 32 (5.69%) Drools
10 32 (5.69%) EDI
11 28 (4.98%) Java EE
11 28 (4.98%) JSON
11 28 (4.98%) REST
12 27 (4.80%) Hibernate
13 24 (4.27%) Apache Camel
13 24 (4.27%) jQuery
13 24 (4.27%) XSL
14 23 (4.09%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (8.72%) Enterprise Software
3 47 (8.36%) Data Centre
4 29 (5.16%) Computer Science
5 22 (3.91%) TRADACOMS
6 19 (3.38%) CESG
7 16 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (2.85%) Linux Command Line
8 15 (2.67%) Client/Server
9 13 (2.31%) Clustering
10 12 (2.14%) Algorithms
10 12 (2.14%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.78%) DataPower
11 10 (1.78%) Driving Licence
12 8 (1.42%) Fintech
12 8 (1.42%) SWIFT
13 7 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
14 6 (1.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 6 (1.07%) iPad
14 6 (1.07%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 196 (34.88%) Windows
2 143 (25.44%) Linux
3 100 (17.79%) Unix
4 77 (13.70%) Windows Server
5 40 (7.12%) Solaris
6 29 (5.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (3.56%) Android
8 16 (2.85%) Apple iOS
9 15 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (2.14%) Windows 7
12 11 (1.96%) HPUX
13 10 (1.78%) AIX
13 10 (1.78%) Windows 10
14 9 (1.60%) CentOS
15 8 (1.42%) Debian
16 6 (1.07%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.53%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (17.08%) ITIL
2 84 (14.95%) SOA
3 62 (11.03%) EAI
4 53 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (7.83%) SIEM
7 43 (7.65%) Problem Management
8 41 (7.30%) Workflow
9 38 (6.76%) Load Balancing
10 32 (5.69%) Project Management
10 32 (5.69%) Test Automation
11 29 (5.16%) Root Cause Analysis
11 29 (5.16%) Web Development
12 25 (4.45%) Change Management
12 25 (4.45%) Digital Marketing
12 25 (4.45%) Investment Management
12 25 (4.45%) Mentoring
12 25 (4.45%) Network Architecture
12 25 (4.45%) UML
12 25 (4.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 180 (32.03%) SQL
2 118 (21.00%) Java
3 77 (13.70%) PHP
4 59 (10.50%) PowerShell
5 53 (9.43%) JavaScript
5 53 (9.43%) XPath
6 43 (7.65%) T-SQL
7 38 (6.76%) Perl
8 33 (5.87%) C#
9 29 (5.16%) Bash Shell
10 28 (4.98%) ActionScript
10 28 (4.98%) ActionScript 2.0
11 26 (4.63%) Shell Script
12 25 (4.45%) Python
13 19 (3.38%) PL/SQL
14 18 (3.20%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
15 16 (2.85%) VB
15 16 (2.85%) VBScript
16 10 (1.78%) Jython
16 10 (1.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 83 (14.77%) Degree
2 72 (12.81%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (10.85%) Security Cleared
4 56 (9.96%) SC Cleared
5 39 (6.94%) DV Cleared
6 38 (6.76%) CCNP
7 33 (5.87%) CCNA
8 29 (5.16%) CCIE
9 26 (4.63%) CISSP
10 19 (3.38%) Computer Science Degree
10 19 (3.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 18 (3.20%) MCSE
11 18 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (3.02%) Siebel Certification
13 12 (2.14%) ISEB
14 8 (1.42%) CISM
14 8 (1.42%) MCSA
15 7 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (1.07%) CISMP
16 6 (1.07%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.45%) QA
2 17 (3.02%) SLA
3 14 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.14%) PCI DSS
4 12 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (1.96%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (1.07%) GDPR
6 6 (1.07%) PMO
7 5 (0.89%) COBIT
7 5 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27002
8 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.18%) EMIR
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 64 (11.39%) Active Directory
2 46 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.45%) vSphere
4 22 (3.91%) NFS
5 20 (3.56%) Snort
6 16 (2.85%) Hyper-V
7 13 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (1.60%) Docker
9 7 (1.25%) Samba
10 6 (1.07%) iptables
11 5 (0.89%) Sendmail
11 5 (0.89%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (0.36%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.36%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 2 (0.36%) Postfix
13 2 (0.36%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.36%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 24 (4.27%) Puppet
2 14 (2.49%) Ansible
3 11 (1.96%) Nagios
3 11 (1.96%) Nessus
3 11 (1.96%) Nmap
4 10 (1.78%) CA Single Sign-On
5 9 (1.60%) HAProxy
5 9 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.25%) cPanel
6 7 (1.25%) FortiGate
6 7 (1.25%) WSUS
7 6 (1.07%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 6 (1.07%) SCCM
7 6 (1.07%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.89%) Netcool
8 5 (0.89%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 5 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.89%) Plesk
8 5 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 129 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 110 (19.57%) Oracle
3 78 (13.88%) Cisco
4 58 (10.32%) VMware
5 53 (9.43%) SAP
6 45 (8.01%) IBM
7 34 (6.05%) HP
8 32 (5.69%) CheckPoint
8 32 (5.69%) Solace
9 26 (4.63%) F5
9 26 (4.63%) SolarWinds
10 24 (4.27%) Juniper
11 21 (3.74%) BEA
11 21 (3.74%) TIBCO
12 20 (3.56%) Citrix
13 19 (3.38%) Sybase
14 18 (3.20%) Siebel
15 16 (2.85%) PayPal
15 16 (2.85%) Qualys
16 14 (2.49%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Training, Overtime,
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£85,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£85,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent Package Available
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Worldpay
Posted: 2 days ago
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + on call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Claydon, Suffolk
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
The Datawarehouse Company
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + outstanding benefits incl 35 days holiday se
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Surrey
Premium Credit
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester|Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago