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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 554 744 782
Rank change year-on-year
+190 +38
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 371 177 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.32% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 284 144 70
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,500 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%

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
50911 54916 52383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.52% 46.68% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 41123 44322 43048
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 £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +163 341 £56,000 +17.89% 89
London +107 170 £60,000 +14.28% 19
South East +86 79 £52,000 +60.00% 27
Berkshire +33 43 £44,750 +59.82% 14
Yorkshire +33 37 £47,500 +18.75% 12
Reading - 34 £44,750 - 6
West Yorkshire +23 33 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Leeds +21 33 £47,500 +18.75% 9
City of London +41 29 £55,000 -7.56% 4
Scotland - 29 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 22 £45,000 -
Surrey +23 15 £55,000 +27.90% 4
East Midlands +13 15 £35,000 -7.89% 3
Nottingham +13 15 £35,000 -7.89% 2
Nottinghamshire +13 15 £35,000 -7.89% 2
East of England -1 15 £40,500 -14.73% 4
South West -5 14 £46,000 +53.33% 6
North West +17 13 £55,000 +57.14% 11
Buckinghamshire - 11 £56,000 - 4
Milton Keynes - 11 £56,000 - 3
Manchester +19 10 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Wiltshire -11 9 £46,000 +53.33% 1
Swindon +2 8 £46,000 +53.33% 1
Essex -6 8 - -
Hampshire +8 7 £51,500 +3.00% 3
Glasgow - 5 £34,250 -
Basingstoke +19 4 £29,750 -40.50% 3
Brentwood -12 4 - -
Maidenhead - 4 £75,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £55,000 - 3

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 344 (49.50%) Linux
2 214 (30.79%) Windows
3 197 (28.35%) Python
4 170 (24.46%) Puppet
4 170 (24.46%) DevOps
5 168 (24.17%) Nagios
6 163 (23.45%) Java
7 156 (22.45%) VMware
8 154 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
9 150 (21.58%) MySQL
10 149 (21.44%) Firewall
11 147 (21.15%) Degree
12 144 (20.72%) Finance
13 137 (19.71%) Jenkins
14 132 (18.99%) Opscode Chef
15 127 (18.27%) Amazon AWS
16 125 (17.99%) SQL
17 114 (16.40%) Apache
18 109 (15.68%) Perl
19 107 (15.40%) SIEM
20 106 (15.25%) Web Services
21 104 (14.96%) JavaScript
22 103 (14.82%) UNIX
22 103 (14.82%) CISSP
23 101 (14.53%) Git (software)
24 99 (14.24%) DNS
25 98 (14.10%) MongoDB
26 97 (13.96%) NoSQL
27 95 (13.67%) VMware Infrastructure
28 94 (13.53%) Ansible

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 114 (16.40%) Apache
2 84 (12.09%) IIS
3 76 (10.94%) Tomcat
4 65 (9.35%) OpenStack
5 44 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
6 37 (5.32%) JBoss
7 33 (4.75%) WebLogic
8 32 (4.60%) nginx
9 26 (3.74%) Node.js
10 23 (3.31%) SharePoint
11 22 (3.17%) Apache Spark
12 18 (2.59%) Apache Solr
13 13 (1.87%) Jetty
14 11 (1.58%) Eucalyptus
15 9 (1.29%) MS Exchange
16 7 (1.01%) Confluence
17 4 (0.58%) SAS
17 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
18 2 (0.29%) Lync
18 2 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.01%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.01%) MS Office
3 6 (0.86%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.29%) Line 500
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 127 (18.27%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (4.60%) IaaS
3 31 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 21 (3.02%) SaaS
5 21 (3.02%) Sumo Logic
6 13 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (1.44%) PaaS
8 7 (1.01%) Amazon S3
8 7 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.58%) CloudFront
10 4 (0.58%) GitHub
10 4 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.43%) Office 365
11 3 (0.43%) Datadog
12 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 149 (21.44%) Firewall
2 99 (14.24%) DNS
3 81 (11.65%) TCP/IP
4 53 (7.63%) HTTP
5 51 (7.34%) Internet
6 43 (6.19%) Network Security
7 42 (6.04%) SAN
8 41 (5.90%) Intrusion Detection
9 38 (5.47%) VLAN
10 29 (4.17%) WAN
11 27 (3.88%) LDAP
12 26 (3.74%) LAN
13 25 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
14 24 (3.45%) iSCSI
15 21 (3.02%) VPN
16 15 (2.16%) SMTP
17 14 (2.01%) SSL
18 13 (1.87%) VoIP
18 13 (1.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 13 (1.87%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (21.58%) MySQL
2 98 (14.10%) MongoDB
3 97 (13.96%) NoSQL
4 77 (11.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 61 (8.78%) Hadoop
6 56 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
7 52 (7.48%) Big Data
8 49 (7.05%) SQL Server
9 47 (6.76%) Redis
10 37 (5.32%) HBase
10 37 (5.32%) Couchbase
11 36 (5.18%) Oracle Database
12 34 (4.89%) Oracle Database 11g
13 26 (3.74%) Relational Database
14 14 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
15 13 (1.87%) InfluxDB
16 9 (1.29%) MariaDB
16 9 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (1.15%) OpenTSDB
18 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 137 (19.71%) Jenkins
2 101 (14.53%) Git (software)
3 58 (8.35%) Maven
4 30 (4.32%) Grunt
5 29 (4.17%) JIRA
6 28 (4.03%) TeamCity
7 23 (3.31%) Subversion
8 21 (3.02%) Mercurial
9 20 (2.88%) Artifactory
10 16 (2.30%) VisualVM
11 6 (0.86%) Gradle
11 6 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.72%) Selenium
12 5 (0.72%) ClearCase
13 4 (0.58%) Metasploit
13 4 (0.58%) Hudson
13 4 (0.58%) SoapUI
13 4 (0.58%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.58%) SpecFlow
14 3 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 144 (20.72%) Finance
2 35 (5.04%) Law
3 31 (4.46%) Banking
4 24 (3.45%) Back Office
5 23 (3.31%) Advertising
6 20 (2.88%) Retail
7 17 (2.45%) Financial Institution
8 16 (2.30%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.01%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.01%) Games
10 5 (0.72%) Electronics
11 3 (0.43%) Legal
11 3 (0.43%) Publishing
11 3 (0.43%) Marketing
12 2 (0.29%) Military
12 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 110 (15.83%) Analyst
2 108 (15.54%) Developer
3 76 (10.94%) Consultant
4 65 (9.35%) Security Analyst
5 57 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
6 45 (6.47%) Security Engineer
7 43 (6.19%) Security Consultant
8 36 (5.18%) Java Developer
9 35 (5.04%) Architect
10 33 (4.75%) Applications Support
11 30 (4.32%) Administrator
12 27 (3.88%) Support Analyst
13 23 (3.31%) DBA
13 23 (3.31%) Splunk Consultant
14 22 (3.17%) Python Developer
15 21 (3.02%) Senior Developer
15 21 (3.02%) Systems Engineer
16 20 (2.88%) Systems Administrator
17 19 (2.73%) Operations Engineer
18 18 (2.59%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (15.25%) Web Services
2 82 (11.80%) HTML
3 70 (10.07%) XML
4 65 (9.35%) .NET
5 57 (8.20%) jQuery
5 57 (8.20%) REST
6 51 (7.34%) JSON
7 44 (6.33%) HTML5
8 43 (6.19%) CSS
9 34 (4.89%) AngularJS
10 32 (4.60%) Middleware
11 21 (3.02%) Django
12 20 (2.88%) CSS3
12 20 (2.88%) COM+
13 19 (2.73%) LAMP
13 19 (2.73%) RESTful
14 16 (2.30%) RabbitMQ
15 14 (2.01%) Servlets
16 12 (1.73%) Java EE
16 12 (1.73%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 68 (9.78%) Data Centre
2 57 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 49 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (5.90%) Management Information System
5 37 (5.32%) Replication
6 34 (4.89%) Public Cloud
7 21 (3.02%) Hedge funds
7 21 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.88%) DataPower
8 20 (2.88%) User Experience
9 19 (2.73%) Mobile App
10 14 (2.01%) Mathematics
11 13 (1.87%) PKI
12 12 (1.73%) Visualisation
13 11 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 10 (1.44%) Statistics
15 9 (1.29%) Clustering
16 8 (1.15%) Social Media
17 7 (1.01%) Private Cloud
17 7 (1.01%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 344 (49.50%) Linux
2 214 (30.79%) Windows
3 103 (14.82%) UNIX
4 67 (9.64%) CentOS
5 55 (7.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (6.76%) Ubuntu
7 26 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (3.60%) CoreOS
9 20 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.01%) Solaris
11 6 (0.86%) Debian
12 4 (0.58%) AIX
13 3 (0.43%) SUSE
13 3 (0.43%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.29%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.14%) Android
15 1 (0.14%) Fedora
15 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (24.46%) DevOps
2 154 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (15.40%) SIEM
4 77 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
5 70 (10.07%) Information Security
6 69 (9.93%) E-Commerce
6 69 (9.93%) Project Management
7 65 (9.35%) Performance Management
8 64 (9.21%) Vulnerability Management
9 63 (9.06%) Security Architecture
10 59 (8.49%) Open Source
10 59 (8.49%) Configuration Management
11 58 (8.35%) TDD
12 55 (7.91%) Incident Management
12 55 (7.91%) Analytics
13 54 (7.77%) Mentoring
14 50 (7.19%) ITIL
15 49 (7.05%) Software Engineering
16 46 (6.62%) Service Management
16 46 (6.62%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 197 (28.35%) Python
2 163 (23.45%) Java
3 125 (17.99%) SQL
4 109 (15.68%) Perl
5 104 (14.96%) JavaScript
6 90 (12.95%) Ruby
7 89 (12.81%) PowerShell
7 89 (12.81%) Bash Shell
8 75 (10.79%) PHP
9 57 (8.20%) C#
10 50 (7.19%) Shell Script
11 34 (4.89%) VBScript
12 32 (4.60%) C++
13 26 (3.74%) Scala
14 25 (3.60%) Go
15 15 (2.16%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.44%) VB
16 10 (1.44%) Korn
17 8 (1.15%) Groovy
18 6 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 147 (21.15%) Degree
2 103 (14.82%) CISSP
3 29 (4.17%) CISM
4 27 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (3.17%) Security Cleared
6 19 (2.73%) CCNA
7 16 (2.30%) SC Cleared
8 15 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (2.01%) CEH
10 12 (1.73%) GIAC
10 12 (1.73%) AWS Certification
11 9 (1.29%) GCIH
11 9 (1.29%) CISA
12 8 (1.15%) GCIA
12 8 (1.15%) Security+ Certification
12 8 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.01%) CCNP
14 6 (0.86%) CCSE
14 6 (0.86%) DV Cleared
15 5 (0.72%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (12.95%) PCI DSS
2 89 (12.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (3.60%) QA
4 15 (2.16%) SLA
5 14 (2.01%) FISMA
6 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.29%) COBIT
6 2 (0.29%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 95 (13.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (8.63%) Active Directory
3 53 (7.63%) Docker
4 25 (3.60%) Snort
5 24 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (2.73%) VirtualBox
6 19 (2.73%) HDFS
6 19 (2.73%) Hyper-V
7 12 (1.73%) vSphere
8 10 (1.44%) qmail
8 10 (1.44%) Squid
8 10 (1.44%) VMware ESX
9 9 (1.29%) XenApp
9 9 (1.29%) Openswan
10 7 (1.01%) Varnish
11 6 (0.86%) VMware Server
11 6 (0.86%) vCloud
11 6 (0.86%) KVM
12 5 (0.72%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 170 (24.46%) Puppet
2 168 (24.17%) Nagios
3 132 (18.99%) Opscode Chef
4 94 (13.53%) Ansible
5 76 (10.94%) ZABBIX
6 63 (9.06%) logstash
7 49 (7.05%) Graphite
7 49 (7.05%) Vagrant
8 43 (6.19%) Cacti
9 33 (4.75%) Salt
10 31 (4.46%) Ganglia
11 29 (4.17%) Kibana
12 28 (4.03%) SCOM
13 25 (3.60%) Opsview
14 19 (2.73%) Kubernetes
14 19 (2.73%) OpenView
15 16 (2.30%) SolarWinds Orion
16 13 (1.87%) ITRS Geneos
16 13 (1.87%) Zenoss
17 12 (1.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 156 (22.45%) VMware
2 94 (13.53%) Cisco
3 79 (11.37%) ArcSight
4 74 (10.65%) Oracle
4 74 (10.65%) Red Hat
5 53 (7.63%) CheckPoint
6 52 (7.48%) Microsoft
7 45 (6.47%) New Relic
8 38 (5.47%) Google
9 37 (5.32%) F5
9 37 (5.32%) Juniper
10 35 (5.04%) IBM
11 31 (4.46%) HP
12 28 (4.03%) Sourcefire
12 28 (4.03%) SolarWinds
13 25 (3.60%) Citrix
13 25 (3.60%) SaltStack
14 21 (3.02%) LogRhythm
15 20 (2.88%) McAfee
16 19 (2.73%) TIBCO
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Bowerford Associates Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , £Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago