The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Splunk, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 729 768 842
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +74
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 173 119 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 137 69 37
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £73,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +83.33%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55218 52337 56898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.21% 48.14% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 44306 42736 47984
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Splunk
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Splunk within the UK.

Splunk Salary Trend in the UK

Splunk
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Splunk over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Splunk Salary Histogram in the UK

Splunk
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
England +29 170 £45,000 -18.18% 22
London -15 98 £50,000 -2.43% 6
City of London +3 24 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire -32 20 £40,000 -27.27% 6
Leeds -33 20 £40,000 -27.27% 5
West Yorkshire -41 20 £40,000 -27.27% 5
South East -16 19 £32,500 -53.57% 6
East of England 0 11 £45,000 - 1
North West - 9 £50,000 -
South West - 8 £30,000 -
Cambridge +11 7 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +10 7 £45,000 - 1
Surrey -4 7 £37,500 -46.42% 3
Wiltshire - 7 £30,000 -
Berkshire +2 6 £28,000 -
Swindon - 6 £30,000 -
Leatherhead - 5 £37,500 -
Slough - 5 £28,000 -
Basingstoke +3 4 £50,000 -
Hampshire -17 4 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Cheshire - 4 £35,000 -
Essex - 4 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £57,500 - 1
Manchester - 4 £50,000 -
Warrington - 2 £35,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - - 1
Egham - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - - 1

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 143 (41.81%) Linux
2 110 (32.16%) Windows
3 93 (27.19%) Java
4 88 (25.73%) Finance
5 84 (24.56%) UNIX
6 79 (23.10%) Python
7 75 (21.93%) JavaScript
8 74 (21.64%) Network Security
9 70 (20.47%) Nagios
10 66 (19.30%) Puppet
11 61 (17.84%) TCP/IP
12 59 (17.25%) SQL
12 59 (17.25%) .NET
13 57 (16.67%) Firewall
14 56 (16.37%) HTML
15 52 (15.20%) Information Security
16 51 (14.91%) C#
16 51 (14.91%) ITIL
16 51 (14.91%) SIEM
17 50 (14.62%) CheckPoint
17 50 (14.62%) Git (software)
18 47 (13.74%) Snort
18 47 (13.74%) Games
19 46 (13.45%) Apache
20 45 (13.16%) Web Services
21 44 (12.87%) Microsoft
21 44 (12.87%) DevOps
22 43 (12.57%) Perl
23 42 (12.28%) McAfee
24 41 (11.99%) Tomcat

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 46 (13.45%) Apache
2 41 (11.99%) Tomcat
3 20 (5.85%) nginx
4 18 (5.26%) IIS
5 15 (4.39%) CMS
5 15 (4.39%) Drupal
6 12 (3.51%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.34%) OpenStack
7 8 (2.34%) Eucalyptus
7 8 (2.34%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.05%) MS Exchange
8 7 (2.05%) EPiServer CMS
8 7 (2.05%) Apache Pig
8 7 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.17%) Adobe CQ
9 4 (1.17%) Node.js
9 4 (1.17%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.17%) SAS
9 4 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.05%) MS Office
3 6 (1.75%) SPSS
4 5 (1.46%) Weka
5 2 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Magento
1 2 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.92%) IBM SmartCloud
3 9 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.46%) SaaS
6 3 (0.88%) PaaS
6 3 (0.88%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.88%) IaaS
6 3 (0.88%) CloudFront
6 3 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (21.64%) Network Security
2 61 (17.84%) TCP/IP
3 57 (16.67%) Firewall
4 35 (10.23%) Internet
5 28 (8.19%) DNS
6 27 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
7 24 (7.02%) LDAP
8 17 (4.97%) LAN
9 16 (4.68%) SNMP
10 15 (4.39%) VPN
11 14 (4.09%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (4.09%) WAN
11 14 (4.09%) HTTP
12 13 (3.80%) OSPF
12 13 (3.80%) BGP
13 12 (3.51%) Cisco PIX
13 12 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (3.51%) Ethernet
14 11 (3.22%) SAN
15 10 (2.92%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.70%) MySQL
2 26 (7.60%) NoSQL
3 25 (7.31%) Big Data
4 21 (6.14%) SQL Server
4 21 (6.14%) MongoDB
4 21 (6.14%) Hadoop
5 13 (3.80%) Apache Hive
5 13 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.63%) Redis
8 8 (2.34%) HBase
8 8 (2.34%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (2.34%) QlikView
8 8 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.05%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.05%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 50 (14.62%) Git (software)
2 40 (11.70%) Subversion
3 30 (8.77%) Jenkins
4 21 (6.14%) Introscope
4 21 (6.14%) Xcode
4 21 (6.14%) Eclipse
4 21 (6.14%) PhoneGap
5 19 (5.56%) Maven
6 17 (4.97%) Ant
7 13 (3.80%) Hudson
8 10 (2.92%) JIRA
8 10 (2.92%) JUnit
9 8 (2.34%) VisualVM
10 6 (1.75%) Metasploit
10 6 (1.75%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (1.17%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.17%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.17%) Mockito
11 4 (1.17%) Selenium
11 4 (1.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 88 (25.73%) Finance
2 47 (13.74%) Games
3 36 (10.53%) Banking
4 26 (7.60%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.97%) Publishing
5 17 (4.97%) Marketing
6 15 (4.39%) Retail
7 10 (2.92%) Online Betting
7 10 (2.92%) Law
8 8 (2.34%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.46%) Advertising
10 3 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.58%) Front Office
12 1 (0.29%) Billing
12 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.29%) French Language
12 1 (0.29%) German Language
12 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 79 (23.10%) Analyst
2 45 (13.16%) Security Analyst
3 42 (12.28%) Consultant
4 38 (11.11%) Developer
4 38 (11.11%) Architect
5 23 (6.73%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (5.85%) IT Security Analyst
6 20 (5.85%) Administrator
7 18 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 17 (4.97%) Java Developer
9 16 (4.68%) Security Specialist
9 16 (4.68%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (4.68%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.39%) Network Engineer
10 15 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (4.39%) Java Consultant
10 15 (4.39%) Linux Administrator
11 14 (4.09%) Security Engineer
11 14 (4.09%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (3.80%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (17.25%) .NET
2 56 (16.37%) HTML
3 45 (13.16%) Web Services
4 37 (10.82%) HTML5
5 33 (9.65%) Spring
5 33 (9.65%) XML
6 18 (5.26%) Middleware
7 17 (4.97%) LAMP
7 17 (4.97%) J2EE
7 17 (4.97%) CSS
8 13 (3.80%) jQuery
9 12 (3.51%) JDBC
9 12 (3.51%) Servlets
10 11 (3.22%) ASP.NET
10 11 (3.22%) Django
10 11 (3.22%) Apache Flex
10 11 (3.22%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (2.92%) Java SE
11 10 (2.92%) Java EE
11 10 (2.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.82%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (8.77%) Social Media
3 28 (8.19%) Open Source
4 27 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 18 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.39%) Online Games
7 12 (3.51%) Visualisation
8 9 (2.63%) PKI
9 7 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (2.05%) DataPower
10 6 (1.75%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.46%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.17%) NHS
13 3 (0.88%) Wiki
13 3 (0.88%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.58%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.58%) CESG
14 2 (0.58%) Firmware
14 2 (0.58%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 143 (41.81%) Linux
2 110 (32.16%) Windows
3 84 (24.56%) UNIX
4 37 (10.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (10.53%) CentOS
6 34 (9.94%) Ubuntu
7 26 (7.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (6.43%) Android
9 15 (4.39%) Solaris
10 12 (3.51%) Apple iOS
11 9 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (2.05%) SELinux
13 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.29%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (15.20%) Information Security
2 51 (14.91%) ITIL
2 51 (14.91%) SIEM
3 44 (12.87%) DevOps
4 38 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (10.53%) SOA
6 33 (9.65%) Analytics
7 28 (8.19%) Configuration Management
8 26 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (7.60%) Kanban
9 24 (7.02%) Vulnerability Management
9 24 (7.02%) Scrum
10 23 (6.73%) Cyber Security
11 22 (6.43%) Change Management
12 21 (6.14%) EAI
12 21 (6.14%) Load Balancing
13 20 (5.85%) E-Commerce
14 19 (5.56%) Service Management
14 19 (5.56%) Capacity Management
15 18 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 93 (27.19%) Java
2 79 (23.10%) Python
3 75 (21.93%) JavaScript
4 59 (17.25%) SQL
5 51 (14.91%) C#
6 43 (12.57%) Perl
7 33 (9.65%) PHP
8 29 (8.48%) Ruby
9 21 (6.14%) Objective-C
9 21 (6.14%) ActionScript
9 21 (6.14%) Bash Shell
10 18 (5.26%) C
11 14 (4.09%) PowerShell
12 13 (3.80%) Shell Script
13 12 (3.51%) PL/SQL
14 11 (3.22%) C++
15 6 (1.75%) BeanShell
16 5 (1.46%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.17%) R
17 4 (1.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (10.53%) CISSP
2 29 (8.48%) Degree
3 28 (8.19%) Security Cleared
4 22 (6.43%) SC Cleared
5 18 (5.26%) CISM
6 11 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.92%) CEH
8 9 (2.63%) GIAC
8 9 (2.63%) CCNA
9 8 (2.34%) CISA
10 7 (2.05%) ISEB
11 6 (1.75%) CCNP
11 6 (1.75%) SSCP
12 5 (1.46%) MCSE
12 5 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.88%) CCSA
13 3 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.88%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.73%) PCI DSS
2 18 (5.26%) SLA
3 17 (4.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (4.39%) ISO 9001
5 14 (4.09%) QA
6 4 (1.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (13.74%) Snort
2 24 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (5.85%) Active Directory
4 19 (5.56%) vSphere
5 15 (4.39%) Varnish
6 10 (2.92%) VMware ESX
7 8 (2.34%) vCloud
8 6 (1.75%) Nmap
9 5 (1.46%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.58%) NFS
11 1 (0.29%) Xen
11 1 (0.29%) XenServer
11 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 70 (20.47%) Nagios
2 66 (19.30%) Puppet
3 30 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (7.60%) Opsview
5 23 (6.73%) Nessus
6 21 (6.14%) Munin
6 21 (6.14%) McAfee ePO
7 20 (5.85%) OpenView
8 15 (4.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 14 (4.09%) Cacti
10 12 (3.51%) logstash
10 12 (3.51%) Ganglia
11 11 (3.22%) Netcool
11 11 (3.22%) Cobbler
12 10 (2.92%) SolarWinds Orion
12 10 (2.92%) Zenoss
13 9 (2.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
13 9 (2.63%) Tivoli
13 9 (2.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 9 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (14.62%) CheckPoint
2 44 (12.87%) Microsoft
3 42 (12.28%) McAfee
4 40 (11.70%) Juniper
4 40 (11.70%) Cisco
5 39 (11.40%) VMware
6 33 (9.65%) IBM
7 32 (9.36%) Red Hat
7 32 (9.36%) SolarWinds
8 30 (8.77%) Oracle
9 29 (8.48%) HP
10 28 (8.19%) Perforce
10 28 (8.19%) ArcSight
11 27 (7.89%) Sourcefire
12 22 (6.43%) LogRhythm
13 19 (5.56%) JBoss
13 19 (5.56%) Qualys
14 18 (5.26%) F5
15 17 (4.97%) Websense
15 17 (4.97%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21388 - £27901 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Salary: Excellet Base+25 annual leave days +Pvt Ins+Pension+Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + high bonus + good package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ECS
Salary: Fantastic
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: From £20,655 to £24,786 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: From £20,700 to £26,500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764 - £40558 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 27 days ago