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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK
Rank 622 645 621
Rank change year-on-year +23 -24  
Permanent jobs citing FTP 241 310 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 1.74% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 162 249 283
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,700 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,700 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +9.85%  

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 13618 17785 19381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.03% 17.28% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11099 14713 15424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 24 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 24 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 +34 231 £47,500 +11.76% 37
London +39 83 £57,500 +21.05% 15
South East +6 45 £45,000 +12.50% 5
North West -1 29 £22,500 +4.65% 2
South West +27 26 £45,000 - 4
Berkshire +24 23 £41,500 -2.35% 3
City of London +59 21 £60,000 +26.31% 2
East of England +12 21 £60,000 +100.00% 1
Reading +26 18 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +6 18 £41,500 +9.21%
Liverpool - 14 £42,500 - 1
Merseyside - 14 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands +28 13 £50,000 +42.85% 5
Gloucestershire - 12 £43,500 -
Derbyshire - 12 £41,500 -
Hampshire +28 11 £57,500 +58.62% 2
Cambridgeshire +22 10 £65,000 +47.39%
Cambridge - 10 £65,000 -
Cheltenham - 9 - -
Wiltshire +19 8 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Basingstoke +17 8 £57,500 -
Manchester -15 8 £21,500 +7.50% 1
Birmingham +17 7 £50,000 +112.76% 1
South Wales +12 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Cardiff +10 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Wales +5 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Hertfordshire +4 7 - - 1
Watford -7 7 - -
Northamptonshire +26 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Yorkshire +26 6 £46,000 +113.95% 2

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 221 (42.58%) HTTP
2 181 (34.87%) DNS
3 175 (33.72%) SQL
3 175 (33.72%) Windows
4 152 (29.29%) TCP/IP
5 151 (29.09%) Web Services
6 148 (28.52%) Linux
7 134 (25.82%) XML
8 133 (25.63%) Finance
9 128 (24.66%) Firewall
10 123 (23.70%) Java
11 112 (21.58%) Microsoft
12 110 (21.19%) DHCP
13 103 (19.85%) Unix
14 101 (19.46%) SMTP
15 94 (18.11%) Oracle
16 85 (16.38%) ITIL
17 84 (16.18%) SSL
18 81 (15.61%) JMS
19 80 (15.41%) SOA
19 80 (15.41%) VPN
19 80 (15.41%) SQL Server
19 80 (15.41%) Degree
20 79 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
21 77 (14.84%) Internet
22 74 (14.26%) WAN
23 71 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
24 69 (13.29%) LAN
25 67 (12.91%) LDAP
25 67 (12.91%) Cisco

FTP
Top Related 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 46 (8.86%) IIS
2 40 (7.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 29 (5.59%) JBoss
3 29 (5.59%) WebSphere
4 26 (5.01%) MS Exchange
5 23 (4.43%) Apache
5 23 (4.43%) Tomcat
6 18 (3.47%) SharePoint
7 15 (2.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
9 11 (2.12%) nginx
10 10 (1.93%) CMS
11 8 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (1.35%) Gentran
12 7 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
12 7 (1.35%) WordPress
13 6 (1.16%) IBM Notes
13 6 (1.16%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 54 (10.40%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.94%) MS Office
3 8 (1.54%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (2.50%) Magento
2 10 (1.93%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 7 (1.35%) SAP SD
4 5 (0.96%) Northgate Housing
5 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.39%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.19%) BASE24
7 1 (0.19%) DocuMatrix
7 1 (0.19%) Maximo
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.19%) Relativity
7 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.93%) Office 365
3 10 (1.93%) OpenShift
4 8 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.96%) IaaS
6 4 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.58%) Route 53
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.39%) SaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.19%) G Suite
9 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 221 (42.58%) HTTP
2 181 (34.87%) DNS
3 152 (29.29%) TCP/IP
4 128 (24.66%) Firewall
5 110 (21.19%) DHCP
6 101 (19.46%) SMTP
7 84 (16.18%) SSL
8 80 (15.41%) VPN
9 77 (14.84%) Internet
10 74 (14.26%) WAN
11 69 (13.29%) LAN
12 67 (12.91%) LDAP
13 63 (12.14%) Network Security
14 58 (11.18%) HTTPS
15 57 (10.98%) SSH
16 49 (9.44%) BGP
17 44 (8.48%) OSPF
18 36 (6.94%) IPv4
19 29 (5.59%) VoIP
20 28 (5.39%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (15.41%) SQL Server
2 52 (10.02%) MySQL
3 24 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (3.08%) DB2
6 14 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 10 (1.93%) Big Data
7 10 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.93%) Hadoop
7 10 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.73%) MS Access
9 8 (1.54%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.16%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 67 (12.91%) Maven
2 51 (9.83%) Ant
3 35 (6.74%) Jenkins
4 31 (5.97%) Eclipse
4 31 (5.97%) IntelliJ
5 30 (5.78%) Subversion
6 20 (3.85%) SoapUI
7 18 (3.47%) Git (software)
7 18 (3.47%) JUnit
8 17 (3.28%) Checkstyle
8 17 (3.28%) XMLUnit
9 16 (3.08%) FitNesse
9 16 (3.08%) JIRA
10 14 (2.70%) NetBeans
11 7 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.35%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.16%) Selenium
13 5 (0.96%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.77%) Hudson
14 4 (0.77%) Vagrant
General
1 133 (25.63%) Finance
2 38 (7.32%) Banking
3 20 (3.85%) Marketing
4 15 (2.89%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.31%) Retail
6 11 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.93%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.73%) Legal
9 5 (0.96%) Advertising
9 5 (0.96%) Back Office
9 5 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.77%) Law
11 3 (0.58%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.39%) Electronics
12 2 (0.39%) German Language
12 2 (0.39%) Local Government
13 1 (0.19%) Automotive
13 1 (0.19%) Front Office
13 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 115 (22.16%) Developer
2 93 (17.92%) Analyst
3 48 (9.25%) Network Engineer
4 42 (8.09%) Java Developer
5 40 (7.71%) Administrator
6 29 (5.59%) Support Engineer
7 28 (5.39%) Technical Support
8 25 (4.82%) Support Analyst
9 21 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
9 21 (4.05%) Technical Support Engineer
10 20 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (3.47%) Consultant
11 18 (3.47%) Integration Developer
12 17 (3.28%) Security Engineer
12 17 (3.28%) Unix Analyst
12 17 (3.28%) Unix Support
12 17 (3.28%) Unix Support Analyst
13 16 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
14 15 (2.89%) Integration Engineer
14 15 (2.89%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (29.09%) Web Services
2 134 (25.82%) XML
3 81 (15.61%) JMS
4 57 (10.98%) SOAP
5 41 (7.90%) XSD
6 36 (6.94%) JDBC
6 36 (6.94%) XSLT
7 35 (6.74%) Middleware
8 33 (6.36%) HTML
9 27 (5.20%) CSS
9 27 (5.20%) EDI
10 26 (5.01%) Drools
11 24 (4.62%) .NET
11 24 (4.62%) REST
12 22 (4.24%) Hibernate
13 20 (3.85%) EDIFACT
14 19 (3.66%) Apache Camel
14 19 (3.66%) J2EE
14 19 (3.66%) XSL
15 18 (3.47%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 71 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (8.29%) Computer Science
3 35 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (6.17%) Data Centre
5 20 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.47%) Algorithms
6 18 (3.47%) iSeries
7 17 (3.28%) AS400
8 16 (3.08%) Clustering
8 16 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
9 15 (2.89%) CESG
9 15 (2.89%) Client/Server
9 15 (2.89%) Embedded Systems
10 14 (2.70%) TRADACOMS
11 11 (2.12%) PKI
12 10 (1.93%) DataPower
13 8 (1.54%) Driving Licence
14 6 (1.16%) Cyber Attack
14 6 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 6 (1.16%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 175 (33.72%) Windows
2 148 (28.52%) Linux
3 103 (19.85%) Unix
4 66 (12.72%) Windows Server
5 28 (5.39%) Solaris
5 28 (5.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (3.08%) Ubuntu
8 15 (2.89%) CentOS
9 14 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (2.50%) AIX
11 9 (1.73%) Windows 7
12 7 (1.35%) HPUX
13 6 (1.16%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.96%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.77%) Debian
15 4 (0.77%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.58%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (16.38%) ITIL
2 80 (15.41%) SOA
3 48 (9.25%) EAI
4 43 (8.29%) Problem Management
5 38 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (7.32%) Load Balancing
6 37 (7.13%) Project Management
7 36 (6.94%) Workflow
8 35 (6.74%) Test Automation
9 29 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (5.59%) SIEM
10 27 (5.20%) Investment Management
10 27 (5.20%) SDLC
11 26 (5.01%) Cybersecurity
12 25 (4.82%) Information Security
12 25 (4.82%) Network Management
13 24 (4.62%) Software Engineering
14 22 (4.24%) Mentoring
14 22 (4.24%) System Testing
15 21 (4.05%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 175 (33.72%) SQL
2 123 (23.70%) Java
3 50 (9.63%) XPath
4 43 (8.29%) PowerShell
5 39 (7.51%) PHP
6 37 (7.13%) Perl
7 31 (5.97%) Bash Shell
8 28 (5.39%) Shell Script
9 26 (5.01%) ActionScript
9 26 (5.01%) ActionScript 2.0
10 23 (4.43%) JavaScript
11 22 (4.24%) Python
12 20 (3.85%) C#
12 20 (3.85%) T-SQL
13 17 (3.28%) RPG
14 16 (3.08%) C
14 16 (3.08%) C++
15 14 (2.70%) RPG III
15 14 (2.70%) RPG IV
15 14 (2.70%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 80 (15.41%) Degree
2 79 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (10.40%) CCNP
4 47 (9.06%) Security Cleared
5 45 (8.67%) SC Cleared
6 37 (7.13%) CISSP
7 28 (5.39%) CCIE
8 27 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (5.01%) DV Cleared
10 24 (4.62%) CCNA
11 23 (4.43%) MCSE
12 17 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 14 (2.70%) Siebel Certification
14 13 (2.50%) ISEB
15 9 (1.73%) CISM
16 8 (1.54%) MCSA
17 6 (1.16%) CEH
17 6 (1.16%) GCIA
17 6 (1.16%) GCIH
17 6 (1.16%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.28%) QA
2 8 (1.54%) SLA
3 6 (1.16%) PMO
4 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.58%) GPG13
6 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.19%) EMIR
6 1 (0.19%) GDPR
6 1 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) MiFID
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 61 (11.75%) Active Directory
2 41 (7.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.20%) NFS
4 22 (4.24%) vSphere
5 12 (2.31%) Snort
5 12 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.12%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.54%) Docker
7 8 (1.54%) Sendmail
7 8 (1.54%) VMware ESX
7 8 (1.54%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.35%) KVM
9 5 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.77%) iptables
10 4 (0.77%) Samba
10 4 (0.77%) XenServer
11 3 (0.58%) Time Sharing Option
11 3 (0.58%) XenApp
12 2 (0.39%) HDFS
12 2 (0.39%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 16 (3.08%) FortiGate
1 16 (3.08%) Puppet
2 10 (1.93%) CA Single Sign-On
2 10 (1.93%) cPanel
3 9 (1.73%) SCOM
4 8 (1.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (1.54%) Nagios
4 8 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.54%) Tivoli
5 7 (1.35%) Ansible
5 7 (1.35%) WSUS
6 6 (1.16%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (1.16%) QRadar
7 5 (0.96%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 5 (0.96%) Control-M
7 5 (0.96%) HAProxy
7 5 (0.96%) Netcool
7 5 (0.96%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 5 (0.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 112 (21.58%) Microsoft
2 94 (18.11%) Oracle
3 67 (12.91%) Cisco
4 59 (11.37%) VMware
5 35 (6.74%) IBM
6 30 (5.78%) SAP
6 30 (5.78%) SolarWinds
7 26 (5.01%) Solace
8 23 (4.43%) Juniper
9 20 (3.85%) HP
10 19 (3.66%) CheckPoint
10 19 (3.66%) Citrix
11 18 (3.47%) F5
12 17 (3.28%) TIBCO
13 15 (2.89%) Dell
13 15 (2.89%) IFS
14 14 (2.70%) BEA
14 14 (2.70%) Siebel
14 14 (2.70%) Sybase
15 13 (2.50%) Google
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent Package Available
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £22,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Personal Development
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + outstanding benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Rullion
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £46000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Flexi Hours
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus + Pension & onsite gym
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 15 days ago