Period
to 20 July 2017

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

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 301 328 319
Rank change year-on-year +27 -9 -54
Permanent jobs citing FTP 24 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.14% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 0.91% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 7
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% +20.69% -31.96%
10th Percentile £21,400 £27,200 £24,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £43,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.16% -4.44% +12.50%

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 1548 1870 1684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.38% 15.10% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1494 1473
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,075 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £65,000
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 20 July 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 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
Birmingham +50 16 £47,500 +102.13%
Solihull -7 4 £34,250 -21.71%
Worcestershire -11 3 £40,000 +14.29%
Coventry - 1 £26,500 - 1
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 14 (58.33%) SSH
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) DHCP
3 11 (45.83%) LAN
3 11 (45.83%) WAN
3 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
3 11 (45.83%) DNS
3 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 10 (41.67%) Cisco
4 10 (41.67%) CCNP
4 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (37.50%) ITIL
6 8 (33.33%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) Nagios
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
7 7 (29.17%) HTTP
8 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 6 (25.00%) Unix
8 6 (25.00%) SAP
8 6 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (25.00%) Motorola
8 6 (25.00%) CCNA
8 6 (25.00%) HP
8 6 (25.00%) VPN
8 6 (25.00%) SMTP
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (25.00%) Project Management
8 6 (25.00%) Middleware
8 6 (25.00%) Tivoli

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 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) SSH
2 11 (45.83%) DHCP
2 11 (45.83%) DNS
2 11 (45.83%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) LAN
2 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
2 11 (45.83%) WAN
3 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
3 7 (29.17%) HTTP
4 6 (25.00%) IGMP
4 6 (25.00%) SMTP
4 6 (25.00%) VLAN
4 6 (25.00%) VPN
4 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (25.00%) Wireless
5 4 (16.67%) BGP
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 4 (16.67%) Network Security
5 4 (16.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
1 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JMeter
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Legal
1 2 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 6 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) 802.1X
1 6 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (25.00%) Unix
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (4.17%) VyOS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Presales
2 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (20.83%) Change Management
3 5 (20.83%) People Management
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (20.83%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (12.50%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (12.50%) Line Management
4 3 (12.50%) Server Hardening
4 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Statistics
6 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) Korn
3 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) CCNP
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) RHCE
4 2 (8.33%) CCIE
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) PMO
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (12.50%) iptables
2 3 (12.50%) Postfix
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Nagios
2 6 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 5 (20.83%) Netcool
3 5 (20.83%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 5 (20.83%) SCOM
4 3 (12.50%) Puppet
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (12.50%) SELinux
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 6 (25.00%) AirMagnet
2 6 (25.00%) Aruba
2 6 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
2 6 (25.00%) HP
2 6 (25.00%) Meru Networks
2 6 (25.00%) Motorola
2 6 (25.00%) SAP
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Northgate
3 5 (20.83%) ServiceNow
3 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) F5
5 2 (8.33%) Radware
6 1 (4.17%) NEC
6 1 (4.17%) Sage
6 1 (4.17%) Vyatta
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