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 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 672 798 810
Rank change year-on-year
+126 +12
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 223 113 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.10% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 151 93 44
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,100 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £79,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%

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
54547 52723 52338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.87% 47.65% 47.47%
Number of salaries quoted 44155 42849 43782
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 21 November 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 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
England +88 218 £50,000 -16.66% 23
London +21 114 £55,000 -21.42% 13
South East +2 35 £35,000 -17.64% 2
City of London +38 25 £62,500 -16.66% 2
North West 0 21 £45,000 -47.05% 1
East of England -10 17 £23,000 -60.00% 3
Essex +6 15 - -
Cheshire - 13 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire -1 11 £56,250 +25.00%
Brentwood -10 10 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £28,780 -
East Sussex - 9 £33,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 9 £28,780 -
North East - 9 £28,780 -
South West - 8 £46,250 -
Basingstoke - 8 £56,250 -
Berkshire +19 7 £35,000 -56.25%
Surrey +5 7 £37,500 -11.76%
Leeds -11 6 £37,500 +23.63% 2
Manchester -12 6 £50,000 -41.17%
West Yorkshire -16 6 £37,500 +23.63% 2
Yorkshire -31 6 £37,500 +23.63% 4
East Midlands - 6 £40,000 -
Brighton - 6 £33,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 6 £40,000 -
Bristol - 5 £42,500 -
Slough - 5 £35,000 -
Egham -12 3 - -
Gloucester - 3 £52,500 -

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 167 (43.04%) Linux
2 144 (37.11%) Windows
3 110 (28.35%) UNIX
4 109 (28.09%) Nagios
5 90 (23.20%) Puppet
6 84 (21.65%) Python
6 84 (21.65%) Java
7 82 (21.13%) Finance
8 78 (20.10%) Firewall
9 76 (19.59%) DevOps
10 73 (18.81%) JavaScript
11 71 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
12 69 (17.78%) SQL
13 63 (16.24%) IIS
14 60 (15.46%) MySQL
14 60 (15.46%) Cisco
15 59 (15.21%) Network Security
16 56 (14.43%) Degree
16 56 (14.43%) .NET
16 56 (14.43%) Configuration Management
16 56 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
17 55 (14.18%) Jenkins
18 54 (13.92%) ITIL
19 52 (13.40%) Git (software)
20 51 (13.14%) Oracle
20 51 (13.14%) C#
21 50 (12.89%) Web Services
21 50 (12.89%) Apache
22 49 (12.63%) Tomcat
23 48 (12.37%) SIEM

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 63 (16.24%) IIS
2 50 (12.89%) Apache
3 49 (12.63%) Tomcat
4 25 (6.44%) JBoss
4 25 (6.44%) nginx
5 20 (5.15%) WebLogic
6 16 (4.12%) CMS
7 13 (3.35%) Confluence
8 12 (3.09%) SharePoint
8 12 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (2.58%) MS Exchange
10 8 (2.06%) OpenStack
11 7 (1.80%) Node.js
12 5 (1.29%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (1.03%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
14 3 (0.77%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.58%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (3.87%) IaaS
4 14 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.06%) SaaS
6 5 (1.29%) PaaS
7 4 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.77%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.77%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.26%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.26%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 78 (20.10%) Firewall
2 59 (15.21%) Network Security
3 45 (11.60%) TCP/IP
4 33 (8.51%) SAN
5 29 (7.47%) Internet
5 29 (7.47%) DNS
6 23 (5.93%) VPN
7 22 (5.67%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (5.15%) LDAP
9 19 (4.90%) BGP
10 17 (4.38%) HTTP
11 16 (4.12%) Intrusion Detection
12 15 (3.87%) LAN
13 14 (3.61%) OSPF
14 13 (3.35%) WAN
15 12 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (2.58%) iSCSI
17 9 (2.32%) SNMP
18 8 (2.06%) Ethernet
18 8 (2.06%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.46%) MySQL
2 42 (10.82%) SQL Server
3 31 (7.99%) NoSQL
4 28 (7.22%) MongoDB
5 24 (6.19%) Big Data
6 20 (5.15%) Hadoop
7 15 (3.87%) Redis
7 15 (3.87%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (3.35%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (2.84%) Couchbase
10 9 (2.32%) HBase
10 9 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (2.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.80%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.55%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.55%) MariaDB
12 6 (1.55%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.29%) Pentaho
13 5 (1.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 55 (14.18%) Jenkins
2 52 (13.40%) Git (software)
3 23 (5.93%) Subversion
4 21 (5.41%) VisualVM
5 18 (4.64%) JIRA
5 18 (4.64%) Ant
6 17 (4.38%) Maven
7 15 (3.87%) Eclipse
7 15 (3.87%) Introscope
7 15 (3.87%) Xcode
8 12 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (3.09%) TeamCity
8 12 (3.09%) Hudson
9 8 (2.06%) JUnit
10 7 (1.80%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (1.29%) Selenium
12 3 (0.77%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.77%) JMeter
12 3 (0.77%) Mercurial
General
1 82 (21.13%) Finance
2 30 (7.73%) Banking
3 24 (6.19%) Law
4 22 (5.67%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.38%) Games
6 12 (3.09%) Retail
7 11 (2.84%) Publishing
8 9 (2.32%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.80%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.55%) Advertising
10 6 (1.55%) Front Office
11 4 (1.03%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.52%) Marketing
12 2 (0.52%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.26%) French Language
13 1 (0.26%) German Language
13 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 85 (21.91%) Analyst
2 46 (11.86%) Consultant
3 43 (11.08%) Security Analyst
4 34 (8.76%) Developer
5 33 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
6 32 (8.25%) Administrator
7 30 (7.73%) Systems Administrator
8 25 (6.44%) Support Analyst
9 21 (5.41%) Network Engineer
9 21 (5.41%) Architect
9 21 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
10 20 (5.15%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (4.90%) IT Security Analyst
12 18 (4.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 17 (4.38%) Senior Security Analyst
13 17 (4.38%) Security Advisor
14 16 (4.12%) Applications Support
14 16 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
15 15 (3.87%) Security Consultant
16 14 (3.61%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (14.43%) .NET
2 50 (12.89%) Web Services
3 45 (11.60%) HTML
4 32 (8.25%) XML
5 28 (7.22%) COM+
6 27 (6.96%) Middleware
7 24 (6.19%) Spring
8 23 (5.93%) HTML5
9 16 (4.12%) Servlets
10 15 (3.87%) PhoneGap
11 12 (3.09%) RESTful
11 12 (3.09%) JDBC
11 12 (3.09%) J2EE
12 11 (2.84%) LAMP
12 11 (2.84%) Apache Flex
12 11 (2.84%) REST
13 10 (2.58%) JSON
13 10 (2.58%) CSS
14 9 (2.32%) Django
14 9 (2.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (10.05%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (8.25%) Computer Science
4 23 (5.93%) Open Source
5 20 (5.15%) Visualisation
6 19 (4.90%) DataPower
7 16 (4.12%) Social Media
8 13 (3.35%) Management Information System
9 12 (3.09%) Replication
10 9 (2.32%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.80%) User Experience
12 6 (1.55%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.55%) Derivative
12 6 (1.55%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.29%) Taxonomies
13 5 (1.29%) Machine to Machine
13 5 (1.29%) Wiki
14 4 (1.03%) Video on Demand
14 4 (1.03%) Over-the-Top Content
14 4 (1.03%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 167 (43.04%) Linux
2 144 (37.11%) Windows
3 110 (28.35%) UNIX
4 44 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (10.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (7.73%) Ubuntu
7 29 (7.47%) CentOS
8 23 (5.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (5.41%) Solaris
10 18 (4.64%) Android
11 10 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (2.32%) Windows 7
13 8 (2.06%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.77%) SUSE
14 3 (0.77%) AIX
14 3 (0.77%) SELinux
15 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.26%) Debian
16 1 (0.26%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (19.59%) DevOps
2 71 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (14.43%) Configuration Management
4 54 (13.92%) ITIL
5 48 (12.37%) SIEM
6 40 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (10.05%) E-Commerce
8 38 (9.79%) Project Management
9 33 (8.51%) Information Security
10 32 (8.25%) SOA
11 31 (7.99%) Analytics
12 29 (7.47%) Service Management
13 28 (7.22%) Data Analysis
14 27 (6.96%) Performance Tuning
14 27 (6.96%) Mentoring
15 25 (6.44%) Workflow
16 22 (5.67%) Software Engineering
16 22 (5.67%) Security Architecture
17 21 (5.41%) Incident Management
18 20 (5.15%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (21.65%) Java
1 84 (21.65%) Python
2 73 (18.81%) JavaScript
3 69 (17.78%) SQL
4 51 (13.14%) C#
5 47 (12.11%) Bash Shell
6 37 (9.54%) Ruby
7 36 (9.28%) Perl
8 30 (7.73%) Shell Script
9 28 (7.22%) PHP
10 22 (5.67%) PowerShell
11 16 (4.12%) C
12 15 (3.87%) Objective-C
12 15 (3.87%) ActionScript
13 14 (3.61%) C++
14 13 (3.35%) AWK
14 13 (3.35%) sed
15 12 (3.09%) R
15 12 (3.09%) Korn
15 12 (3.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (14.43%) Degree
2 30 (7.73%) CISSP
3 18 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (3.87%) CCNA
4 15 (3.87%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.84%) AWS Certification
6 9 (2.32%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (2.32%) GIAC
7 8 (2.06%) CISM
8 6 (1.55%) ISEB
9 5 (1.29%) CCNP
10 4 (1.03%) CCSA
10 4 (1.03%) CCSE
11 3 (0.77%) CEH
11 3 (0.77%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.77%) CISA
12 2 (0.52%) MCSE
12 2 (0.52%) CCIE
12 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (8.76%) PCI DSS
3 19 (4.90%) SLA
4 11 (2.84%) QA
5 8 (2.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (8.25%) Snort
2 29 (7.47%) Active Directory
3 25 (6.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.84%) Varnish
5 9 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.80%) vSphere
7 5 (1.29%) vCloud
8 4 (1.03%) HDFS
9 3 (0.77%) Openswan
10 2 (0.52%) Nmap
10 2 (0.52%) Postfix
10 2 (0.52%) Docker
11 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.26%) XenApp
11 1 (0.26%) XenServer
11 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.26%) Xen
11 1 (0.26%) Firmware
11 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 109 (28.09%) Nagios
2 90 (23.20%) Puppet
3 56 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (10.82%) logstash
5 32 (8.25%) Opsview
6 24 (6.19%) Cacti
7 20 (5.15%) OpenView
7 20 (5.15%) ZABBIX
8 16 (4.12%) Kibana
9 15 (3.87%) Vagrant
10 14 (3.61%) Munin
11 13 (3.35%) Netcool
12 11 (2.84%) EMC NetWorker
13 10 (2.58%) Nessus
13 10 (2.58%) Tivoli
14 9 (2.32%) Ganglia
14 9 (2.32%) NetCrunch
15 8 (2.06%) Zenoss
16 7 (1.80%) SolarWinds Orion
17 6 (1.55%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 60 (15.46%) Cisco
2 51 (13.14%) Oracle
3 41 (10.57%) CheckPoint
4 39 (10.05%) Red Hat
5 38 (9.79%) VMware
5 38 (9.79%) ArcSight
6 37 (9.54%) IBM
7 36 (9.28%) Juniper
8 28 (7.22%) Microsoft
9 27 (6.96%) HP
10 21 (5.41%) F5
11 19 (4.90%) SolarWinds
11 19 (4.90%) Perforce
11 19 (4.90%) AppDynamics
12 18 (4.64%) Citrix
12 18 (4.64%) Sourcefire
13 17 (4.38%) Google
14 16 (4.12%) LogRhythm
15 13 (3.35%) Tableau
16 12 (3.09%) New Relic
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
PayPoint
Salary: Up to £45,000 Per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago