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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 709 755 800
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +45
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 188 126 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.24% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 127 96 55
Average salary £49,000 £58,250 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.87% +23.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £78,750 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%

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
54224 51451 53768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.58% 47.30% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43308 42193 44866
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +46 182 £49,000 -16.94% 21
London +12 87 £55,000 -10.20% 10
South East -9 29 £35,000 -20.00% 3
North West - 22 £50,000 -
City of London +14 14 £67,500 -10.00% 2
East of England -6 14 £23,000 -60.00% 2
Essex +11 13 - -
Cheshire - 10 £45,000 -
Manchester - 10 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £28,780 -
East Sussex - 9 £33,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 9 £28,780 -
North East - 9 £28,780 -
Brentwood -4 8 - -
Hampshire -8 7 £55,000 +22.22%
Surrey -9 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Leeds -13 6 £30,750 +23.00% 4
West Yorkshire -27 6 £30,750 +23.00% 4
Yorkshire -39 6 £30,750 -29.71% 5
West Midlands - 6 £38,000 - 1
Brighton - 6 £33,500 -
South West - 5 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire -2 4 - -
Scotland -3 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Nottinghamshire - 4 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £40,000 -
Bristol - 4 £42,500 -
Basingstoke - 4 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 4 - -

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 151 (41.83%) Linux
2 138 (38.23%) Windows
3 102 (28.25%) UNIX
4 98 (27.15%) Nagios
5 88 (24.38%) Java
6 78 (21.61%) Python
7 76 (21.05%) Puppet
8 73 (20.22%) JavaScript
9 72 (19.94%) Firewall
10 69 (19.11%) Finance
11 68 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
12 62 (17.17%) Network Security
12 62 (17.17%) Cisco
13 61 (16.90%) DevOps
14 58 (16.07%) SQL
15 52 (14.40%) IIS
15 52 (14.40%) ITIL
16 51 (14.13%) .NET
17 49 (13.57%) Windows Server 2008
17 49 (13.57%) Degree
18 48 (13.30%) Git (software)
18 48 (13.30%) Apache
18 48 (13.30%) CheckPoint
18 48 (13.30%) Jenkins
19 47 (13.02%) Web Services
19 47 (13.02%) C#
20 46 (12.74%) MySQL
21 45 (12.47%) TCP/IP
22 44 (12.19%) Tomcat
22 44 (12.19%) SIEM

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 52 (14.40%) IIS
2 48 (13.30%) Apache
3 44 (12.19%) Tomcat
4 23 (6.37%) JBoss
5 21 (5.82%) nginx
6 14 (3.88%) WebLogic
7 13 (3.60%) MS Exchange
8 12 (3.32%) SharePoint
8 12 (3.32%) Confluence
8 12 (3.32%) CMS
9 9 (2.49%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.39%) Node.js
11 5 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (1.11%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.83%) Tornado
13 3 (0.83%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.28%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 13 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.28%) Weka
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.28%) SPSS
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.77%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.22%) IaaS
4 5 (1.39%) PaaS
5 4 (1.11%) SaaS
5 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.83%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.28%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.28%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 72 (19.94%) Firewall
2 62 (17.17%) Network Security
3 45 (12.47%) TCP/IP
4 37 (10.25%) Internet
5 28 (7.76%) SAN
6 23 (6.37%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (5.82%) Intrusion Detection
8 20 (5.54%) LDAP
9 19 (5.26%) VPN
9 19 (5.26%) BGP
10 18 (4.99%) DNS
11 17 (4.71%) HTTP
12 16 (4.43%) OSPF
13 15 (4.16%) LAN
13 15 (4.16%) WAN
14 11 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (3.05%) Cisco PIX
15 10 (2.77%) TACACS
15 10 (2.77%) Ethernet
16 9 (2.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (12.74%) MySQL
2 37 (10.25%) SQL Server
3 30 (8.31%) NoSQL
4 24 (6.65%) Big Data
5 21 (5.82%) MongoDB
6 17 (4.71%) Hadoop
7 15 (4.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (3.60%) Redis
9 11 (3.05%) Oracle Database
10 9 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (2.49%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.94%) Couchbase
12 6 (1.66%) HBase
13 5 (1.39%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.39%) MariaDB
13 5 (1.39%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.39%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 48 (13.30%) Git (software)
1 48 (13.30%) Jenkins
2 28 (7.76%) Subversion
3 20 (5.54%) Maven
4 19 (5.26%) Ant
5 17 (4.71%) JIRA
6 16 (4.43%) Eclipse
6 16 (4.43%) Introscope
6 16 (4.43%) Xcode
7 14 (3.88%) VisualVM
8 13 (3.60%) Hudson
9 12 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.94%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.94%) Talend Open Studio
10 7 (1.94%) JUnit
11 6 (1.66%) Metasploit
12 5 (1.39%) Selenium
13 4 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.83%) Visual Studio
14 3 (0.83%) JMeter
General
1 69 (19.11%) Finance
2 26 (7.20%) Banking
3 25 (6.93%) Games
4 24 (6.65%) Law
4 24 (6.65%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.88%) Retail
6 10 (2.77%) Publishing
7 6 (1.66%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.66%) Advertising
7 6 (1.66%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.39%) Online Betting
9 3 (0.83%) Marketing
10 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.55%) Front Office
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) French Language
11 1 (0.28%) German Language
11 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 88 (24.38%) Analyst
2 44 (12.19%) Security Analyst
3 42 (11.63%) Consultant
4 38 (10.53%) Developer
5 31 (8.59%) Administrator
6 29 (8.03%) Systems Administrator
7 27 (7.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 22 (6.09%) Support Analyst
9 21 (5.82%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (5.82%) Linux Administrator
10 19 (5.26%) Network Engineer
11 18 (4.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 18 (4.99%) Senior Security Analyst
12 17 (4.71%) IT Security Analyst
12 17 (4.71%) Architect
12 17 (4.71%) Security Advisor
13 14 (3.88%) Security Consultant
14 13 (3.60%) Java Developer
14 13 (3.60%) Security Engineer
15 12 (3.32%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (14.13%) .NET
2 47 (13.02%) Web Services
3 43 (11.91%) HTML
4 29 (8.03%) XML
5 25 (6.93%) Spring
5 25 (6.93%) HTML5
6 22 (6.09%) Middleware
6 22 (6.09%) COM+
7 16 (4.43%) PhoneGap
8 14 (3.88%) Servlets
9 13 (3.60%) jQuery
10 12 (3.32%) JDBC
10 12 (3.32%) J2EE
11 11 (3.05%) Apache Flex
11 11 (3.05%) Django
12 10 (2.77%) JSON
12 10 (2.77%) LAMP
12 10 (2.77%) CSS
13 9 (2.49%) JSP
13 9 (2.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (10.25%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (8.86%) Computer Science
4 23 (6.37%) Open Source
5 22 (6.09%) Visualisation
6 20 (5.54%) Social Media
7 15 (4.16%) Management Information System
8 13 (3.60%) DataPower
9 8 (2.22%) User Experience
9 8 (2.22%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.94%) Online Games
11 5 (1.39%) Machine to Machine
11 5 (1.39%) NHS
11 5 (1.39%) Replication
12 4 (1.11%) Fixed Income
12 4 (1.11%) Clustering
12 4 (1.11%) Wiki
12 4 (1.11%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.11%) IPTV
12 4 (1.11%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 151 (41.83%) Linux
2 138 (38.23%) Windows
3 102 (28.25%) UNIX
4 49 (13.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (10.25%) Ubuntu
6 36 (9.97%) CentOS
7 32 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (6.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (5.26%) Android
10 17 (4.71%) Solaris
11 11 (3.05%) Apple iOS
12 10 (2.77%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (2.49%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.55%) SELinux
14 2 (0.55%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.28%) Debian
15 1 (0.28%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (16.90%) DevOps
3 52 (14.40%) ITIL
4 44 (12.19%) SIEM
5 40 (11.08%) Configuration Management
6 39 (10.80%) Information Security
7 38 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 35 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (9.14%) Analytics
10 32 (8.86%) SOA
11 30 (8.31%) Project Management
11 30 (8.31%) Service Management
12 28 (7.76%) Data Analysis
13 26 (7.20%) Mentoring
14 25 (6.93%) Workflow
15 22 (6.09%) Load Balancing
16 21 (5.82%) Software Engineering
17 20 (5.54%) Performance Tuning
17 20 (5.54%) Capacity Management
18 19 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 88 (24.38%) Java
2 78 (21.61%) Python
3 73 (20.22%) JavaScript
4 58 (16.07%) SQL
5 47 (13.02%) C#
6 35 (9.70%) Bash Shell
7 32 (8.86%) Perl
8 28 (7.76%) Ruby
9 25 (6.93%) PHP
10 22 (6.09%) Shell Script
11 16 (4.43%) Objective-C
11 16 (4.43%) ActionScript
12 14 (3.88%) PowerShell
12 14 (3.88%) C
13 13 (3.60%) PL/SQL
14 12 (3.32%) C++
14 12 (3.32%) R
15 8 (2.22%) sed
15 8 (2.22%) BeanShell
15 8 (2.22%) AWK
Qualifications
1 49 (13.57%) Degree
2 32 (8.86%) CISSP
3 20 (5.54%) Security Cleared
4 19 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (4.43%) CCNA
6 14 (3.88%) SC Cleared
7 11 (3.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (2.49%) CISM
8 9 (2.49%) GIAC
9 6 (1.66%) CCSA
9 6 (1.66%) CCNP
9 6 (1.66%) CCSE
9 6 (1.66%) CEH
10 5 (1.39%) ISEB
11 4 (1.11%) MCSE
11 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.83%) SSCP
12 3 (0.83%) CISA
12 3 (0.83%) GSEC
13 2 (0.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (7.76%) PCI DSS
3 20 (5.54%) SLA
4 10 (2.77%) ISO 9001
4 10 (2.77%) QA
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (9.97%) Snort
2 26 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 26 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.22%) vCloud
3 8 (2.22%) vSphere
4 7 (1.94%) Varnish
5 6 (1.66%) Nmap
6 5 (1.39%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.55%) Openswan
8 2 (0.55%) Postfix
9 1 (0.28%) XenApp
9 1 (0.28%) XenServer
9 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.28%) Xen
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.28%) Docker
9 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 98 (27.15%) Nagios
2 76 (21.05%) Puppet
3 44 (12.19%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (9.14%) logstash
5 30 (8.31%) Opsview
6 16 (4.43%) Munin
7 15 (4.16%) OpenView
7 15 (4.16%) ZABBIX
7 15 (4.16%) Cacti
8 14 (3.88%) Nessus
8 14 (3.88%) Kibana
9 11 (3.05%) EMC NetWorker
10 10 (2.77%) Zenoss
10 10 (2.77%) SolarWinds Orion
11 9 (2.49%) NetCrunch
11 9 (2.49%) Graylog2
12 8 (2.22%) Ganglia
12 8 (2.22%) Vagrant
13 7 (1.94%) Tivoli
13 7 (1.94%) Netcool
Vendors
1 62 (17.17%) Cisco
2 48 (13.30%) CheckPoint
3 41 (11.36%) Juniper
4 38 (10.53%) VMware
5 37 (10.25%) Oracle
6 35 (9.70%) ArcSight
7 33 (9.14%) IBM
7 33 (9.14%) Red Hat
8 29 (8.03%) Microsoft
9 28 (7.76%) HP
10 25 (6.93%) F5
11 23 (6.37%) Perforce
12 21 (5.82%) Sourcefire
12 21 (5.82%) SolarWinds
13 19 (5.26%) Citrix
14 17 (4.71%) LogRhythm
15 14 (3.88%) Tableau
15 14 (3.88%) McAfee
16 11 (3.05%) LogLogic
17 10 (2.77%) Google
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000pa depending on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, South East, United Kingdom
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + High bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £78000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £21478 - £27901 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Graze.com
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits, Equity and Graze boxes!
Posted: 22 days ago