The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 157 159 157
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.032% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.067% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
Splunk
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1401 1498 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.32% 47.27% 49.20%
Number of salaries quoted 829 957 1048
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Splunk
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Splunk Salary Trend in Scotland

Splunk
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Edinburgh - 3 £47,500 -
West Lothian - 2 - -
Splunk
UK

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (80.00%) ArcSight
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) SSH
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) BGP

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Security Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Portfolio Management
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (80.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco