The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 373 437 438
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +1
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 74 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.11% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.22% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 55 24 5
Average salary £55,000 £49,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.67% -29.64%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Splunk
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10600 11446 11385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.88% 48.72% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8393 9104 9352
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Splunk
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Splunk Salary Trend in the South East

Splunk
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Splunk across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Splunk Salary Histogram in the South East

Splunk
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
Berkshire +26 37 £52,500 -12.50% 5
Hampshire +15 13 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Surrey +41 11 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £56,000 -
Kent - 5 £55,000 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 32 (28.07%) Active Directory
2 31 (27.19%) Windows
2 31 (27.19%) Firewall
2 31 (27.19%) SIEM
3 29 (25.44%) Linux
4 27 (23.68%) Python
4 27 (23.68%) Perl
4 27 (23.68%) Cisco
5 24 (21.05%) CISSP
6 23 (20.18%) DNS
7 20 (17.54%) SharePoint
7 20 (17.54%) PowerShell
8 19 (16.67%) SCOM
8 19 (16.67%) VBScript
8 19 (16.67%) Web Services
8 19 (16.67%) CheckPoint
9 18 (15.79%) LAN
9 18 (15.79%) WAN
10 17 (14.91%) PCI DSS
10 17 (14.91%) Cacti
10 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (14.04%) DevOps
11 16 (14.04%) Shell Script
11 16 (14.04%) Nagios
11 16 (14.04%) VMware
12 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (13.16%) TCP/IP
12 15 (13.16%) Apache
12 15 (13.16%) MySQL
12 15 (13.16%) Open Source

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (17.54%) SharePoint
2 15 (13.16%) Apache
3 11 (9.65%) Eucalyptus
4 5 (4.39%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.39%) nginx
5 4 (3.51%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.63%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.63%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.63%) IIS
6 3 (2.63%) JBoss
7 2 (1.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.89%) SaaS
2 9 (7.89%) PaaS
3 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.19%) Firewall
2 23 (20.18%) DNS
3 18 (15.79%) LAN
3 18 (15.79%) WAN
4 15 (13.16%) TCP/IP
5 14 (12.28%) Network Security
6 10 (8.77%) Internet
7 9 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (6.14%) Wireshark
9 5 (4.39%) OSPF
9 5 (4.39%) BGP
9 5 (4.39%) SSL
10 3 (2.63%) tcpdump
10 3 (2.63%) HTTP
10 3 (2.63%) SMTP
10 3 (2.63%) LDAP
10 3 (2.63%) IP Telephony
10 3 (2.63%) VLAN
11 2 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.16%) MySQL
2 7 (6.14%) DB2
3 3 (2.63%) Big Data
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (7.89%) JIRA
2 8 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.51%) Metasploit
4 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.75%) Subversion
4 2 (1.75%) NUnit
4 2 (1.75%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.88%) Yeoman
General
1 13 (11.40%) Finance
2 12 (10.53%) Advertising
3 7 (6.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.51%) Electronics
5 3 (2.63%) Law
6 2 (1.75%) Retail
6 2 (1.75%) Legal
6 2 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (11.40%) Active Directory Specialist
1 13 (11.40%) Technical Specialist
1 13 (11.40%) Analyst
2 12 (10.53%) Consultant
3 11 (9.65%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (9.65%) Security Engineer
4 10 (8.77%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (8.77%) Security Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) Operations Manager
6 5 (4.39%) Monitoring Engineer
6 5 (4.39%) Developer
6 5 (4.39%) IT Security Engineer
7 4 (3.51%) Security Operations Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Security Manager
7 4 (3.51%) IT Security Specialist
7 4 (3.51%) Security Specialist
7 4 (3.51%) Network Engineer
7 4 (3.51%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.67%) Web Services
2 11 (9.65%) Sensu
3 9 (7.89%) LAMP
4 8 (7.02%) XML
5 5 (4.39%) HTML
6 3 (2.63%) REST
6 3 (2.63%) HTML5
6 3 (2.63%) MCollective
6 3 (2.63%) CSS
6 3 (2.63%) WCF
6 3 (2.63%) JSON
7 2 (1.75%) RESTful
7 2 (1.75%) jQuery
7 2 (1.75%) NHibernate
7 2 (1.75%) .NET
7 2 (1.75%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.88%) CSS3
8 1 (0.88%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.26%) CESG
5 4 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.75%) Statistics
6 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) GIS
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.19%) Windows
2 29 (25.44%) Linux
3 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (11.40%) UNIX
6 7 (6.14%) AIX
7 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.51%) SUSE
9 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.88%) Android
9 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.19%) SIEM
2 16 (14.04%) DevOps
3 15 (13.16%) Open Source
3 15 (13.16%) Information Security
3 15 (13.16%) Incident Management
4 14 (12.28%) Logistics
5 13 (11.40%) Analytics
6 11 (9.65%) Cyber Security
7 10 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (7.89%) ITIL
8 9 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (7.02%) Security Architecture
9 8 (7.02%) Computer Forensics
9 8 (7.02%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (6.14%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (6.14%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.14%) Project Management
11 6 (5.26%) Service Management
11 6 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.68%) Python
1 27 (23.68%) Perl
2 20 (17.54%) PowerShell
3 19 (16.67%) VBScript
4 16 (14.04%) Shell Script
5 13 (11.40%) JavaScript
6 12 (10.53%) SQL
7 10 (8.77%) Java
8 4 (3.51%) Ruby
8 4 (3.51%) PHP
9 3 (2.63%) C#
9 3 (2.63%) C++
10 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (21.05%) CISSP
2 11 (9.65%) CISM
2 11 (9.65%) Degree
3 10 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.14%) CCNP
6 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.26%) GCIH
7 5 (4.39%) CISA
7 5 (4.39%) GCIA
7 5 (4.39%) CCSA
7 5 (4.39%) CEH
7 5 (4.39%) CCSE
8 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.63%) GIAC
9 3 (2.63%) CCIE
9 3 (2.63%) MCSE
9 3 (2.63%) MCSA
10 2 (1.75%) CHFI
10 2 (1.75%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) PCI DSS
2 10 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.51%) QA
4 2 (1.75%) HIPAA
4 2 (1.75%) FISMA
5 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (28.07%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.14%) XenApp
3 4 (3.51%) vSphere
3 4 (3.51%) Snort
4 3 (2.63%) Squid
4 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.63%) qmail
5 2 (1.75%) GlusterFS
5 2 (1.75%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (16.67%) SCOM
2 17 (14.91%) Cacti
3 16 (14.04%) Nagios
4 14 (12.28%) Ganglia
5 12 (10.53%) Puppet
5 12 (10.53%) OpenView
6 11 (9.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 9 (7.89%) Tivoli
8 8 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (4.39%) Nessus
11 4 (3.51%) ZABBIX
12 3 (2.63%) HP SIM
12 3 (2.63%) collectd
12 3 (2.63%) logstash
12 3 (2.63%) Graphite
12 3 (2.63%) SCCM
13 2 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (1.75%) Nmap
13 2 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 27 (23.68%) Cisco
2 19 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 16 (14.04%) VMware
4 13 (11.40%) SolarWinds
5 12 (10.53%) ArcSight
5 12 (10.53%) IBM
6 11 (9.65%) BMC
7 10 (8.77%) LogRhythm
7 10 (8.77%) Microsoft
8 9 (7.89%) Sun
9 8 (7.02%) Citrix
9 8 (7.02%) Juniper
9 8 (7.02%) HP
10 7 (6.14%) McAfee
11 5 (4.39%) Websense
12 4 (3.51%) Dell
12 4 (3.51%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.51%) Cyber-Ark
13 3 (2.63%) Remedy
13 3 (2.63%) Symantec
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