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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 379 436 427
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -9
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 67 29 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.12% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.25% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 46 26 4
Average salary £58,750 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
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
10772 11390 11568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.73% 48.17% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8455 8979 9414
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 £61,500 £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 5 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 5 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 +15 35 £62,500 +4.16% 4
Hampshire +15 15 £70,000 +55.55%
Surrey +18 10 £55,000 +58.27% 3
Kent - 7 £55,000 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 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 31 (30.69%) Firewall
2 30 (29.70%) Windows
2 30 (29.70%) Active Directory
2 30 (29.70%) SIEM
3 26 (25.74%) Cisco
4 23 (22.77%) CISSP
4 23 (22.77%) Perl
5 22 (21.78%) Python
6 21 (20.79%) Linux
6 21 (20.79%) DNS
7 19 (18.81%) LAN
7 19 (18.81%) WAN
7 19 (18.81%) CheckPoint
8 18 (17.82%) SharePoint
8 18 (17.82%) PowerShell
8 18 (17.82%) PCI DSS
9 17 (16.83%) SCOM
9 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
9 17 (16.83%) VBScript
10 15 (14.85%) Information Security
10 15 (14.85%) Network Security
10 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (13.86%) VMware
11 14 (13.86%) Management Information System
11 14 (13.86%) TCP/IP
12 13 (12.87%) ITIL
12 13 (12.87%) Finance
12 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (12.87%) Nagios
12 13 (12.87%) Cacti

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 18 (17.82%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.91%) Apache
3 8 (7.92%) Eucalyptus
4 3 (2.97%) IIS
4 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.97%) nginx
5 2 (1.98%) Drupal
6 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.99%) JBoss
6 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.92%) SaaS
3 6 (5.94%) PaaS
4 2 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.69%) Firewall
2 21 (20.79%) DNS
3 19 (18.81%) LAN
3 19 (18.81%) WAN
4 15 (14.85%) Network Security
5 14 (13.86%) TCP/IP
6 10 (9.90%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (8.91%) Internet
8 8 (7.92%) Wireshark
9 5 (4.95%) OSPF
9 5 (4.95%) BGP
9 5 (4.95%) VPN
10 4 (3.96%) VLAN
10 4 (3.96%) IP Telephony
10 4 (3.96%) SSL
11 3 (2.97%) Wireless
11 3 (2.97%) IPsec
11 3 (2.97%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (2.97%) tcpdump
12 2 (1.98%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) MySQL
2 9 (8.91%) DB2
3 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.98%) Big Data
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.98%) Subversion
3 1 (0.99%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 13 (12.87%) Finance
2 12 (11.88%) Advertising
3 8 (7.92%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.96%) Electronics
5 3 (2.97%) Law
6 2 (1.98%) Legal
6 2 (1.98%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (12.87%) Technical Specialist
1 13 (12.87%) Active Directory Specialist
2 11 (10.89%) Consultant
3 10 (9.90%) Security Engineer
3 10 (9.90%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) Analyst
4 9 (8.91%) Security Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (4.95%) Monitoring Engineer
6 5 (4.95%) Operations Manager
6 5 (4.95%) Network Engineer
6 5 (4.95%) IT Security Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Security Operations Analyst
7 4 (3.96%) Security Operations Manager
7 4 (3.96%) IT Security Specialist
7 4 (3.96%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (3.96%) Security Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Security Specialist
7 4 (3.96%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.90%) Web Services
2 8 (7.92%) XML
2 8 (7.92%) LAMP
2 8 (7.92%) Sensu
3 1 (0.99%) MCollective
3 1 (0.99%) HTML
3 1 (0.99%) CSS
3 1 (0.99%) WCF
3 1 (0.99%) JSON
3 1 (0.99%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.99%) REST
3 1 (0.99%) CSS3
3 1 (0.99%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Management Information System
2 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.89%) Open Source
4 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.94%) CESG
5 3 (2.97%) Statistics
6 2 (1.98%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) GIS
7 1 (0.99%) Replication
7 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.99%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.70%) Windows
2 21 (20.79%) Linux
3 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (10.89%) UNIX
6 9 (8.91%) AIX
7 6 (5.94%) SUSE
8 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.98%) CentOS
9 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.70%) SIEM
2 15 (14.85%) Information Security
3 13 (12.87%) ITIL
4 12 (11.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (11.88%) Logistics
4 12 (11.88%) Analytics
5 10 (9.90%) DevOps
5 10 (9.90%) Cyber Security
6 9 (8.91%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (7.92%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (7.92%) Computer Forensics
7 8 (7.92%) Service Management
8 7 (6.93%) Incident Management
8 7 (6.93%) Security Architecture
9 6 (5.94%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (5.94%) Time Management
9 6 (5.94%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.95%) Change Management
10 5 (4.95%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.77%) Perl
2 22 (21.78%) Python
3 18 (17.82%) PowerShell
4 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
4 17 (16.83%) VBScript
5 9 (8.91%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.95%) SQL
7 4 (3.96%) Ruby
7 4 (3.96%) PHP
8 3 (2.97%) Java
9 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.98%) C
9 2 (1.98%) C++
10 1 (0.99%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (22.77%) CISSP
2 11 (10.89%) CISM
2 11 (10.89%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (8.91%) Degree
4 8 (7.92%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.92%) CCNP
5 6 (5.94%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.94%) GCIH
6 5 (4.95%) CCSA
6 5 (4.95%) CISA
6 5 (4.95%) GCIA
6 5 (4.95%) CCSE
6 5 (4.95%) CEH
7 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.97%) MCSE
8 3 (2.97%) MCSA
8 3 (2.97%) CCIE
9 2 (1.98%) GPEN
9 2 (1.98%) CHFI
9 2 (1.98%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.82%) PCI DSS
2 10 (9.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.98%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.98%) QA
3 2 (1.98%) FISMA
4 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (29.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.93%) XenApp
3 4 (3.96%) vSphere
3 4 (3.96%) Snort
4 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.98%) Varnish
5 2 (1.98%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.99%) Squid
6 1 (0.99%) qmail
Systems Management
1 17 (16.83%) SCOM
2 13 (12.87%) Nagios
2 13 (12.87%) Cacti
3 9 (8.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 9 (8.91%) Tivoli
3 9 (8.91%) OpenView
3 9 (8.91%) Ganglia
4 6 (5.94%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (4.95%) logstash
5 5 (4.95%) Nessus
5 5 (4.95%) Puppet
6 4 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.97%) SCCM
7 3 (2.97%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.98%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (1.98%) Nmap
8 2 (1.98%) Netcool
8 2 (1.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.98%) Icinga
Vendors
1 26 (25.74%) Cisco
2 19 (18.81%) CheckPoint
3 14 (13.86%) VMware
4 13 (12.87%) SolarWinds
5 11 (10.89%) IBM
5 11 (10.89%) ArcSight
6 9 (8.91%) LogRhythm
6 9 (8.91%) Juniper
6 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
7 8 (7.92%) BMC
7 8 (7.92%) Red Hat
7 8 (7.92%) Citrix
8 7 (6.93%) McAfee
8 7 (6.93%) HP
9 6 (5.94%) Sun
10 5 (4.95%) ServiceNow
10 5 (4.95%) Websense
11 4 (3.96%) Cyber-Ark
12 3 (2.97%) Remedy
12 3 (2.97%) Symantec
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 17 days ago