The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 21 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 237 - 218
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% - 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% - 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £46,250 - £27,500
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3003 2436 2391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 46.11% 43.16% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2510 2056 2033
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,350 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Splunk
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Splunk Salary Trend in the South West

Splunk
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Bristol - 5 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £52,500 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Snort
3 6 (42.86%) Ubuntu
3 6 (42.86%) Puppet
3 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 6 (42.86%) MySQL
3 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Apache
3 6 (42.86%) DevOps
4 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) CCNA
4 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (35.71%) SLA
4 5 (35.71%) Document Management
4 5 (35.71%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (35.71%) Information Security
4 5 (35.71%) E-business
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
4 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (35.71%) LogLogic
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Wiki
4 5 (35.71%) Zend
4 5 (35.71%) Network Security

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (42.86%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (35.71%) Network Security
1 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
3 3 (21.43%) HTTP
3 3 (21.43%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Security Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) IT Security Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Support
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Wiki
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) E-business
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Document Management
2 5 (35.71%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) SIEM
3 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
1 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
2 1 (7.14%) logstash
2 1 (7.14%) YUM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) Zend
2 5 (35.71%) LogLogic
3 3 (21.43%) LogRhythm
3 3 (21.43%) NetIQ
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) SaltStack
4 1 (7.14%) Rackspace