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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 235 223
Rank change year-on-year +30 -12  
Permanent jobs citing FTP 17 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.19% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.39% 1.27% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 5
Median salary £43,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £34,350 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.12% +14.28%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 711 948 788
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.49% 15.19% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 574 731 664
Median salary £39,250 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.64% +18.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.88% +0.59%  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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 3 months to 27 April 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
Birmingham +27 11 £48,750 - 1
Solihull -18 3 £18,500 -57.71%
Worcestershire -10 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Coventry - 1 £26,500 -
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for FTP.

1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) DNS
3 15 (51.72%) DHCP
4 14 (48.28%) Cisco
5 13 (44.83%) Linux
5 13 (44.83%) CCNP
5 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
6 12 (41.38%) HTTP
7 11 (37.93%) VPN
7 11 (37.93%) Firewall
8 10 (34.48%) SSH
8 10 (34.48%) SMTP
9 9 (31.03%) Network Security
9 9 (31.03%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
10 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
10 8 (27.59%) Unix
10 8 (27.59%) LAN
10 8 (27.59%) WAN
10 8 (27.59%) ITIL
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (24.14%) SAP
11 7 (24.14%) Tivoli
11 7 (24.14%) Nagios
11 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
12 6 (20.69%) SANS
12 6 (20.69%) Cyber Attack
12 6 (20.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 6 (20.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System

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 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.45%) FileZilla
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) DNS
2 15 (51.72%) DHCP
3 12 (41.38%) HTTP
4 11 (37.93%) Firewall
4 11 (37.93%) VPN
5 10 (34.48%) SMTP
5 10 (34.48%) SSH
6 9 (31.03%) Network Security
7 8 (27.59%) LAN
7 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
7 8 (27.59%) WAN
8 6 (20.69%) ICMP
8 6 (20.69%) IPv4
8 6 (20.69%) IPv6
8 6 (20.69%) POP3
8 6 (20.69%) SNMP
9 5 (17.24%) Ethernet
9 5 (17.24%) VLAN
9 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (13.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.45%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Legal
1 2 (6.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) SOC Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Team Leader
3 4 (13.79%) Switch Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Server Support
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Middleware
2 4 (13.79%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.69%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (20.69%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Linux
3 8 (27.59%) Unix
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (13.79%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (6.90%) CentOS
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.45%) VyOS
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Information Security
3 6 (20.69%) Malware Analysis
3 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
3 6 (20.69%) Network Architecture
3 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) Protective Monitoring
3 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
3 6 (20.69%) SIEM
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) People Management
4 5 (17.24%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.79%) Presales
6 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) Korn
3 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) CCNP
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.69%) CISSP
2 6 (20.69%) GCIA
2 6 (20.69%) GCIH
2 6 (20.69%) SANS
3 4 (13.79%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) RHCE
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) CCIE
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) iptables
3 2 (6.90%) Postfix
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Nagios
1 7 (24.14%) Tivoli
2 6 (20.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (20.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (17.24%) Netcool
3 5 (17.24%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 5 (17.24%) SCOM
4 2 (6.90%) Puppet
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (6.90%) SELinux
5 1 (3.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) SAP
4 5 (17.24%) Northgate
4 5 (17.24%) ServiceNow
4 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
4 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 4 (13.79%) Aerohive Networks
5 4 (13.79%) AirMagnet
5 4 (13.79%) Aruba
5 4 (13.79%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (13.79%) HP
5 4 (13.79%) Meru Networks
5 4 (13.79%) Motorola
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) MapR
7 1 (3.45%) NEC
7 1 (3.45%) Radware
7 1 (3.45%) Sage
7 1 (3.45%) Vyatta
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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