The table below looks at the statistics for Sphinx skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sphinx over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sphinx
Rank 302 333 325
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Permanent jobs citing Sphinx 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.023% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.028% 0.063% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary - £32,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Sphinx
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3604 4798 4775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.91% 37.09% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3137 4125 4194
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Sphinx
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sphinx across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sphinx Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sphinx
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sphinx across the City of London region.

Sphinx Salary Trend in the City of London

Sphinx
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Sphinx also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sphinx.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
1 1 (100.00%) Varnish
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) KVM

Sphinx
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Sphinx also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sphinx. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Varnish
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) New Relic