Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 309 290
Rank change year-on-year +11 -19 -10
Permanent jobs citing FTP 19 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 0.78% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 13
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -23.08% +62.50%
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 West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,429 1,671 1,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.57% 16.18% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,118 1,290 1,343
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,314 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £55,800
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for FTP in the West Midlands

FTP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for FTP in the West Midlands

FTP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FTP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for FTP in the West Midlands

FTP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
Sutton Coldfield - 6 - -
Staffordshire +9 5 £40,000 +100.00%
Birmingham +14 2 £23,750 -44.12% 1
Coventry - 2 £35,500 - 1
Solihull - 1 £25,000 -
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for FTP.

1 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) PHP
2 8 (42.11%) CSS
2 8 (42.11%) Web Development
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 6 (31.58%) EDI
4 6 (31.58%) XML
4 6 (31.58%) Photoshop
4 6 (31.58%) SAP
4 6 (31.58%) ActionScript
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Adobe
4 6 (31.58%) CRM
4 6 (31.58%) WordPress
4 6 (31.58%) TRADACOMS
4 6 (31.58%) Plesk
4 6 (31.58%) ActionScript 2.0
4 6 (31.58%) Social Media
4 6 (31.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (31.58%) InDesign
4 6 (31.58%) Web Design
4 6 (31.58%) SEO
4 6 (31.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (31.58%) cPanel
4 6 (31.58%) OpenCart
4 6 (31.58%) IDoc
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (31.58%) WordPress
2 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.53%) Apache
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (31.58%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (31.58%) InDesign
1 6 (31.58%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) HTTP
2 4 (21.05%) SMTP
2 4 (21.05%) SNMP
2 4 (21.05%) SSH
2 4 (21.05%) SSL
2 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) Telnet
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Games
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Designer
2 6 (31.58%) EDI Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Designer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Web Designer
2 6 (31.58%) Web Designer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) CSS
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) EDI
2 6 (31.58%) IDoc
2 6 (31.58%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Social Media
1 6 (31.58%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Web Development
2 6 (31.58%) CRM
2 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
2 6 (31.58%) SEO
2 6 (31.58%) Web Design
3 2 (10.53%) Creative Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Presales
3 2 (10.53%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
1 8 (42.11%) PHP
2 6 (31.58%) ActionScript
2 6 (31.58%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) cPanel
1 6 (31.58%) Plesk
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Adobe
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
1 6 (31.58%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Apple