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 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 409 409 419
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 30 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 13
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £79,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%
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
11251 10518 10760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.43% 48.97% 48.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8653 8480 9030
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 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
East Sussex - 9 £33,500 -
Hampshire -7 7 £55,000 +22.22%
Surrey -19 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Berkshire +5 3 £37,500 -53.12%
Buckinghamshire 0 3 - -
Kent - 1 £35,000 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 29 (58.00%) Windows
2 27 (54.00%) Firewall
3 26 (52.00%) Cisco
4 18 (36.00%) VMware
4 18 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
5 17 (34.00%) CheckPoint
6 16 (32.00%) SIEM
7 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (30.00%) SAN
8 14 (28.00%) Juniper
8 14 (28.00%) ITIL
8 14 (28.00%) Linux
8 14 (28.00%) Change Control
9 13 (26.00%) IIS
10 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
10 12 (24.00%) Network Security
11 11 (22.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (22.00%) Internet
11 11 (22.00%) VPN
12 10 (20.00%) Citrix
12 10 (20.00%) LAN
12 10 (20.00%) ArcSight
12 10 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
13 9 (18.00%) NetCrunch
13 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
13 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 13 (26.00%) IIS
2 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.00%) Apache
6 2 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.00%) nginx
7 1 (2.00%) Confluence
7 1 (2.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
1 3 (6.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (54.00%) Firewall
2 18 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (30.00%) SAN
4 12 (24.00%) Network Security
5 11 (22.00%) Internet
5 11 (22.00%) VPN
6 10 (20.00%) LAN
7 9 (18.00%) BGP
7 9 (18.00%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (16.00%) TACACS
8 8 (16.00%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (16.00%) OSPF
8 8 (16.00%) WAN
8 8 (16.00%) Ethernet
9 6 (12.00%) tcpdump
10 5 (10.00%) Junos
10 5 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (10.00%) HTTP
10 5 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) DB2
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.00%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Support Technician
2 9 (18.00%) Senior Technician
3 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Technician
4 7 (14.00%) Security Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Security Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Support Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) IT Security Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) COM+
2 3 (6.00%) LAMP
2 3 (6.00%) Regular Expression
3 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.00%) Django
4 1 (2.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) CESG
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Physics
5 1 (2.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (28.00%) Linux
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) CentOS
7 2 (4.00%) UNIX
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.00%) AIX
8 1 (2.00%) SUSE
8 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) SIEM
2 14 (28.00%) Change Control
2 14 (28.00%) ITIL
3 10 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 9 (18.00%) Information Security
5 8 (16.00%) Analytics
5 8 (16.00%) Security Architecture
6 6 (12.00%) Capacity Management
6 6 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (12.00%) DevOps
7 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 5 (10.00%) Information Assurance
7 5 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (10.00%) Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) Service Management
8 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.00%) Security Management
9 3 (6.00%) ITSM
9 3 (6.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) Java
1 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (10.00%) Python
1 5 (10.00%) C
2 4 (8.00%) Perl
2 4 (8.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.00%) C++
4 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) CISSP
3 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (12.00%) CCNA
5 4 (8.00%) CCNP
5 4 (8.00%) CCSA
5 4 (8.00%) CCSE
6 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.00%) GIAC
7 2 (4.00%) MCSE
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.00%) CISMP
7 2 (4.00%) CEH
7 2 (4.00%) GSEC
8 1 (2.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
1 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.00%) Snort
4 5 (10.00%) Nmap
5 4 (8.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 9 (18.00%) NetCrunch
2 8 (16.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (14.00%) Nagios
4 6 (12.00%) logstash
5 5 (10.00%) Nessus
6 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (8.00%) Puppet
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (6.00%) Cacti
7 3 (6.00%) Tivoli
7 3 (6.00%) Netcool
7 3 (6.00%) Icinga
8 2 (4.00%) Control-M
8 2 (4.00%) CA SiteMinder
8 2 (4.00%) Graylog2
9 1 (2.00%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (2.00%) SCCM
9 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Cisco
2 18 (36.00%) VMware
3 17 (34.00%) CheckPoint
4 14 (28.00%) Juniper
5 10 (20.00%) Citrix
5 10 (20.00%) ArcSight
6 9 (18.00%) SolarWinds
6 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.00%) EMC
7 8 (16.00%) Sophos
8 6 (12.00%) LogRhythm
9 5 (10.00%) Imperva
9 5 (10.00%) McAfee
9 5 (10.00%) Oracle
10 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
11 3 (6.00%) NetApp
11 3 (6.00%) Brocade
11 3 (6.00%) ServiceNow
12 2 (4.00%) Fortinet
12 2 (4.00%) IBM