The table below looks at the statistics 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 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 649 790 839
Rank change year-on-year
+141 +49
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 234 103 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.10% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.21% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 156 82 14
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £60,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +61.07%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50619 48789 51798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.81% 47.56% 47.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41690 38717 43254
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 January 2015 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 January 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
England +112 220 £55,000 -8.33% 22
London +44 118 £60,000 - 6
South East -6 31 £51,875 -13.54% 8
City of London +8 27 £75,000 +17.64% 1
North West +13 24 £46,500 -45.29%
Cheshire - 22 £46,500 -
East of England -1 20 £45,000 -21.73%
Hampshire -5 15 £67,500 +45.94% 3
West Yorkshire +5 13 £37,375 +23.93% 6
Yorkshire 0 13 £37,375 +23.93% 8
Leeds +8 11 £41,250 +36.78% 5
Essex -5 11 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 11 £70,000 -
Berkshire -11 10 £51,250 -14.58% 2
Brentwood -12 10 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 9 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £45,000 -
Scotland - 9 - -
Wilmslow - 6 £44,000 -
Edinburgh - 6 - -
Linlithgow - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 £41,500 -
Slough - 3 £35,000 -
Warrington - 3 £37,500 -
West Lothian - 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 £41,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £41,500 -
Manchester -11 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £56,875 - 1
Maidenhead - 2 £60,000 - 1

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 181 (42.59%) Linux
2 146 (34.35%) Windows
3 112 (26.35%) Firewall
4 104 (24.47%) Nagios
5 97 (22.82%) Cisco
6 96 (22.59%) Python
7 87 (20.47%) Finance
8 82 (19.29%) UNIX
9 79 (18.59%) Puppet
10 78 (18.35%) IIS
11 77 (18.12%) DevOps
12 74 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
13 69 (16.24%) MySQL
14 68 (16.00%) SIEM
15 66 (15.53%) Network Security
16 64 (15.06%) Degree
17 60 (14.12%) Bash Shell
17 60 (14.12%) Opscode Chef
18 59 (13.88%) PCI DSS
18 59 (13.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 59 (13.88%) E-Commerce
19 55 (12.94%) Configuration Management
19 55 (12.94%) Jenkins
20 54 (12.71%) Apache
20 54 (12.71%) SQL
20 54 (12.71%) Perl
21 53 (12.47%) JavaScript
22 52 (12.24%) Java
22 52 (12.24%) Tomcat
23 51 (12.00%) SAN

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 78 (18.35%) IIS
2 54 (12.71%) Apache
3 52 (12.24%) Tomcat
4 36 (8.47%) nginx
5 32 (7.53%) JBoss
6 28 (6.59%) Elasticsearch
7 25 (5.88%) WebLogic
8 16 (3.76%) Confluence
8 16 (3.76%) CMS
9 13 (3.06%) SharePoint
10 9 (2.12%) MS Exchange
11 8 (1.88%) Apache Pig
12 5 (1.18%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.71%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.71%) Lync
13 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.71%) Node.js
14 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.12%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 27 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (5.65%) IaaS
4 7 (1.65%) Sumo Logic
5 6 (1.41%) SaaS
6 5 (1.18%) PaaS
7 4 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.71%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.71%) Office 365
8 3 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.71%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.24%) Route 53
10 1 (0.24%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 112 (26.35%) Firewall
2 66 (15.53%) Network Security
3 51 (12.00%) SAN
4 49 (11.53%) TCP/IP
5 38 (8.94%) Cisco ASA
6 35 (8.24%) VPN
7 30 (7.06%) DNS
8 27 (6.35%) LAN
9 26 (6.12%) Wireless
10 23 (5.41%) iSCSI
10 23 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (5.18%) Internet
11 22 (5.18%) BGP
12 21 (4.94%) Intrusion Detection
13 20 (4.71%) VLAN
14 19 (4.47%) WAN
15 17 (4.00%) Wireshark
16 16 (3.76%) HTTP
16 16 (3.76%) Wi-Fi
17 15 (3.53%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (16.24%) MySQL
2 44 (10.35%) SQL Server
3 38 (8.94%) NoSQL
4 31 (7.29%) Big Data
5 25 (5.88%) Hadoop
6 23 (5.41%) Oracle Database
7 22 (5.18%) MongoDB
8 21 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 20 (4.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 19 (4.47%) Couchbase
11 15 (3.53%) MariaDB
12 14 (3.29%) Redis
12 14 (3.29%) DB2
13 10 (2.35%) Relational Database
14 9 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (2.12%) HBase
15 8 (1.88%) Apache Hive
15 8 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (1.41%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 55 (12.94%) Jenkins
2 49 (11.53%) Git (software)
3 28 (6.59%) VisualVM
4 20 (4.71%) TeamCity
5 15 (3.53%) JIRA
6 10 (2.35%) Subversion
6 10 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (2.35%) JUnit
7 6 (1.41%) Maven
7 6 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (1.18%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.18%) Introscope
8 5 (1.18%) Xcode
8 5 (1.18%) Fiddler
8 5 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.18%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.94%) Metasploit
10 2 (0.47%) Selenium
10 2 (0.47%) Ant
11 1 (0.24%) Mercurial
General
1 87 (20.47%) Finance
2 24 (5.65%) Law
3 20 (4.71%) Banking
4 18 (4.24%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.00%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.12%) Retail
7 8 (1.88%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.41%) Advertising
8 6 (1.41%) Publishing
9 5 (1.18%) Legal
9 5 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.18%) Games
9 5 (1.18%) Front Office
10 2 (0.47%) Marketing
10 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (18.59%) Analyst
2 63 (14.82%) Consultant
3 44 (10.35%) Administrator
4 40 (9.41%) Security Analyst
5 39 (9.18%) Systems Administrator
6 36 (8.47%) DevOps Engineer
7 33 (7.76%) Network Engineer
8 30 (7.06%) Architect
9 29 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
10 27 (6.35%) Support Analyst
11 25 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 23 (5.41%) Security Consultant
12 23 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (5.18%) Developer
14 20 (4.71%) Deployment Engineer
14 20 (4.71%) Security Engineer
15 17 (4.00%) Applications Support
16 16 (3.76%) Senior Technician
16 16 (3.76%) IT Security Analyst
17 14 (3.29%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.65%) Web Services
2 39 (9.18%) .NET
3 34 (8.00%) COM+
3 34 (8.00%) Middleware
4 31 (7.29%) XML
5 27 (6.35%) HTML
6 21 (4.94%) REST
7 12 (2.82%) Regular Expression
7 12 (2.82%) RESTful
8 10 (2.35%) Spring
8 10 (2.35%) CSS
9 8 (1.88%) JSON
10 7 (1.65%) SAML
10 7 (1.65%) LAMP
10 7 (1.65%) OAuth
11 6 (1.41%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (1.41%) Ajax
11 6 (1.41%) XMPP
12 5 (1.18%) Servlets
12 5 (1.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.76%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (7.53%) Computer Science
4 27 (6.35%) Management Information System
5 26 (6.12%) Replication
6 25 (5.88%) DataPower
7 18 (4.24%) Open Source
8 15 (3.53%) Visualisation
9 14 (3.29%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.35%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.88%) Social Media
12 7 (1.65%) Statistics
12 7 (1.65%) User Experience
13 6 (1.41%) Machine to Machine
13 6 (1.41%) Derivative
13 6 (1.41%) Mathematics
14 5 (1.18%) Fixed Income
14 5 (1.18%) Clustering
14 5 (1.18%) Wiki
14 5 (1.18%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 181 (42.59%) Linux
2 146 (34.35%) Windows
3 82 (19.29%) UNIX
4 39 (9.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (7.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (7.06%) Ubuntu
7 24 (5.65%) CentOS
8 21 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (3.29%) Solaris
10 13 (3.06%) AIX
11 11 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (2.12%) Windows 7
13 7 (1.65%) SUSE
13 7 (1.65%) Android
14 5 (1.18%) Debian
15 3 (0.71%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (18.12%) DevOps
2 74 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (16.00%) SIEM
4 59 (13.88%) E-Commerce
5 55 (12.94%) Configuration Management
6 49 (11.53%) ITIL
7 47 (11.06%) Project Management
8 42 (9.88%) Analytics
9 40 (9.41%) Security Architecture
10 37 (8.71%) Mentoring
11 35 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (8.24%) Incident Management
12 32 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
12 32 (7.53%) Service Management
12 32 (7.53%) Performance Management
13 31 (7.29%) Information Security
14 25 (5.88%) Coaching
14 25 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
15 22 (5.18%) Portfolio Management
15 22 (5.18%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 96 (22.59%) Python
2 60 (14.12%) Bash Shell
3 54 (12.71%) SQL
3 54 (12.71%) Perl
4 53 (12.47%) JavaScript
5 52 (12.24%) Java
6 49 (11.53%) Ruby
7 38 (8.94%) Shell Script
8 33 (7.76%) PowerShell
9 30 (7.06%) C#
10 29 (6.82%) PHP
11 13 (3.06%) Korn
12 11 (2.59%) C
12 11 (2.59%) AWK
12 11 (2.59%) R
12 11 (2.59%) sed
13 8 (1.88%) VB
14 5 (1.18%) ActionScript
14 5 (1.18%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 64 (15.06%) Degree
2 48 (11.29%) CISSP
3 35 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (5.41%) CCNA
5 22 (5.18%) AWS Certification
6 16 (3.76%) GIAC
7 13 (3.06%) CCNP
7 13 (3.06%) CISM
7 13 (3.06%) Security Cleared
8 9 (2.12%) ISEB
8 9 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.65%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.41%) GCIH
11 4 (0.94%) GCIA
11 4 (0.94%) CCSE
11 4 (0.94%) CEH
11 4 (0.94%) CCSA
11 4 (0.94%) CCIE
12 3 (0.71%) CISA
13 2 (0.47%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (13.88%) PCI DSS
1 59 (13.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (3.76%) SLA
3 6 (1.41%) QA
4 2 (0.47%) HIPAA
System Software
1 42 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 40 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (7.29%) Snort
4 20 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (3.29%) Openswan
6 11 (2.59%) Varnish
7 7 (1.65%) HDFS
8 4 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.94%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.71%) NFS
9 3 (0.71%) Xen
9 3 (0.71%) Docker
10 2 (0.47%) Nmap
10 2 (0.47%) Postfix
10 2 (0.47%) vSphere
11 1 (0.24%) Firmware
11 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.24%) XenApp
11 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 104 (24.47%) Nagios
2 79 (18.59%) Puppet
3 60 (14.12%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (11.06%) logstash
5 36 (8.47%) Opsview
6 32 (7.53%) Cacti
7 28 (6.59%) Vagrant
7 28 (6.59%) ZABBIX
8 22 (5.18%) Graphite
8 22 (5.18%) Kibana
9 17 (4.00%) Tivoli
10 16 (3.76%) Ganglia
10 16 (3.76%) OpenView
11 15 (3.53%) Nessus
12 12 (2.82%) Netcool
13 9 (2.12%) EMC NetWorker
13 9 (2.12%) NetCrunch
14 8 (1.88%) Munin
14 8 (1.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 7 (1.65%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 97 (22.82%) Cisco
2 51 (12.00%) ArcSight
3 49 (11.53%) VMware
4 47 (11.06%) Oracle
5 46 (10.82%) Red Hat
6 43 (10.12%) IBM
7 37 (8.71%) CheckPoint
8 34 (8.00%) Sourcefire
9 32 (7.53%) Juniper
10 29 (6.82%) F5
11 27 (6.35%) Google
12 26 (6.12%) Microsoft
13 23 (5.41%) SolarWinds
14 20 (4.71%) New Relic
15 19 (4.47%) LogRhythm
16 18 (4.24%) McAfee
17 16 (3.76%) AppDynamics
17 16 (3.76%) HP
18 15 (3.53%) ServiceNow
19 13 (3.06%) EMC
York
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Health, Gym
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + ex bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + potential relocator package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £42500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Sage Pay
Posted: 24 days ago