The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Splunk, Inc.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 102 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.090% 0.29% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
Splunk
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
514 508 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.18% 49.37% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 436 457 398
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Splunk across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Splunk
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Splunk across the Kent region.

Splunk Salary Trend in Kent

Splunk
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Kent region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 1 £67,500 -
Splunk
South East

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Splunk 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 Splunk.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) Forcepoint
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Cacti
3 2 (50.00%) Ganglia
3 2 (50.00%) AMQP
3 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Splunk 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 Splunk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (50.00%) Heroku
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) AMQP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) Neo4j
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) Kafka
1 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) Microservices
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Go
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
1 2 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cacti
1 2 (50.00%) Ganglia
1 2 (50.00%) Graphite
1 2 (50.00%) Hyperic
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) logstash
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 2 (50.00%) New Relic
3 1 (25.00%) AlienVault
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm