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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 580 767 824
Rank change year-on-year
+187 +57
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 329 166 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.14% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 224 134 38
Average salary £55,000 £59,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.56% +32.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £39,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,700 £79,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%

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
52036 56135 54562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.04% 46.75% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41684 44973 44458
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 £71,225 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 April 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 24 April 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 +138 306 £55,000 -7.56% 43
London +102 165 £57,500 -11.53% 19
South East +57 72 £60,000 - 12
City of London +48 48 £58,750 -12.96% 1
Berkshire +16 38 £60,000 - 5
West Yorkshire +34 25 £36,125 +31.84% 2
Leeds +28 25 £36,125 +31.84% 2
Yorkshire +22 25 £36,125 +31.84% 6
Scotland - 24 £50,000 - 2
North West +25 20 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Reading +2 19 £52,500 -12.50% 3
East of England +23 17 £42,250 -11.05% 2
Maidenhead - 17 £63,750 -
Hampshire +9 16 £70,000 +55.55% 3
Edinburgh - 14 £50,000 - 1
Basingstoke +40 13 £75,000 +50.00% 3
Cheshire +14 12 £47,500 +35.71%
Surrey +13 10 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Essex +3 10 £44,000 -7.36%
Brentwood -9 10 £44,000 -7.36%
Linlithgow - 8 - -
Kent - 8 £55,000 -
West Lothian - 8 - -
South West - 8 £40,000 -
Cambridge +18 6 £40,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +15 6 £40,500 - 1
Chatham - 5 £55,000 -
Manchester +12 4 £60,000 - 3
West Midlands -27 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Bristol - 4 £38,750 -

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 247 (43.87%) Linux
2 169 (30.02%) Windows
3 149 (26.47%) Python
4 143 (25.40%) Finance
5 139 (24.69%) Firewall
6 121 (21.49%) Nagios
7 117 (20.78%) DevOps
8 107 (19.01%) Puppet
9 103 (18.29%) MySQL
10 101 (17.94%) SIEM
11 100 (17.76%) Cisco
12 97 (17.23%) VMware
13 94 (16.70%) Degree
14 89 (15.81%) PCI DSS
15 88 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
16 87 (15.45%) Perl
16 87 (15.45%) Opscode Chef
17 84 (14.92%) SQL
18 82 (14.56%) IIS
19 81 (14.39%) UNIX
19 81 (14.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 81 (14.39%) Jenkins
20 80 (14.21%) CISSP
21 78 (13.85%) Java
21 78 (13.85%) Git (software)
22 77 (13.68%) JavaScript
22 77 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
23 76 (13.50%) Ruby
24 73 (12.97%) Bash Shell
25 69 (12.26%) ArcSight

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 82 (14.56%) IIS
2 59 (10.48%) Apache
3 49 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 45 (7.99%) Elasticsearch
5 34 (6.04%) nginx
6 28 (4.97%) JBoss
7 24 (4.26%) WebLogic
8 22 (3.91%) SharePoint
9 14 (2.49%) OpenStack
10 9 (1.60%) Node.js
10 9 (1.60%) Apache Spark
11 8 (1.42%) MS Exchange
11 8 (1.42%) Apache Solr
11 8 (1.42%) Confluence
11 8 (1.42%) Eucalyptus
12 7 (1.24%) Jetty
12 7 (1.24%) CMS
12 7 (1.24%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.53%) SAS
13 3 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 15 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.36%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 77 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (5.86%) IaaS
3 32 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.31%) SaaS
5 13 (2.31%) Sumo Logic
6 8 (1.42%) PaaS
6 8 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.24%) Datadog
8 5 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.71%) CloudFront
9 4 (0.71%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.53%) Office 365
10 3 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.53%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.18%) GitHub
11 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 139 (24.69%) Firewall
2 61 (10.83%) Network Security
3 56 (9.95%) TCP/IP
4 53 (9.41%) DNS
5 50 (8.88%) SAN
6 37 (6.57%) LAN
7 34 (6.04%) Internet
7 34 (6.04%) Cisco ASA
7 34 (6.04%) Intrusion Detection
8 32 (5.68%) iSCSI
9 31 (5.51%) WAN
10 27 (4.80%) VLAN
11 26 (4.62%) VPN
12 24 (4.26%) Wireless
13 22 (3.91%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (3.91%) HTTP
14 18 (3.20%) Wireshark
15 17 (3.02%) BGP
16 16 (2.84%) VoIP
17 14 (2.49%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (18.29%) MySQL
2 58 (10.30%) NoSQL
3 49 (8.70%) Big Data
4 47 (8.35%) MongoDB
5 45 (7.99%) Hadoop
5 45 (7.99%) SQL Server
6 31 (5.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 31 (5.51%) Oracle Database
7 26 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 22 (3.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 21 (3.73%) Couchbase
11 19 (3.37%) HBase
11 19 (3.37%) Relational Database
12 17 (3.02%) Redis
13 16 (2.84%) DB2
14 13 (2.31%) MariaDB
15 8 (1.42%) Apache Hive
16 6 (1.07%) RDBMS
16 6 (1.07%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 81 (14.39%) Jenkins
2 78 (13.85%) Git (software)
3 33 (5.86%) TeamCity
4 25 (4.44%) Artifactory
5 22 (3.91%) Subversion
6 20 (3.55%) Maven
7 19 (3.37%) VisualVM
8 13 (2.31%) Mercurial
9 12 (2.13%) JIRA
10 7 (1.24%) JUnit
11 6 (1.07%) Grunt
12 5 (0.89%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.89%) ClearCase
12 5 (0.89%) Fiddler
12 5 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.71%) Metasploit
13 4 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.71%) Hudson
13 4 (0.71%) MSBuild
14 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
General
1 143 (25.40%) Finance
2 31 (5.51%) Banking
3 24 (4.26%) Financial Institution
4 20 (3.55%) Law
4 20 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.49%) Advertising
5 14 (2.49%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.13%) Back Office
7 10 (1.78%) Retail
8 6 (1.07%) Legal
9 5 (0.89%) Electronics
9 5 (0.89%) Publishing
9 5 (0.89%) Games
10 4 (0.71%) Front Office
11 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.53%) Marketing
12 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.36%) Military
13 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (14.03%) Consultant
2 75 (13.32%) Analyst
3 58 (10.30%) DevOps Engineer
4 44 (7.82%) Developer
4 44 (7.82%) Security Analyst
5 40 (7.10%) Security Engineer
6 36 (6.39%) Architect
7 35 (6.22%) Network Engineer
8 33 (5.86%) Security Consultant
8 33 (5.86%) Administrator
9 27 (4.80%) Systems Administrator
10 24 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
11 22 (3.91%) Support Analyst
12 21 (3.73%) Applications Support
12 21 (3.73%) Deployment Engineer
13 18 (3.20%) Linux Administrator
13 18 (3.20%) Senior Developer
14 16 (2.84%) Linux Engineer
15 14 (2.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 14 (2.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (10.30%) .NET
2 53 (9.41%) Web Services
3 46 (8.17%) REST
4 45 (7.99%) XML
5 35 (6.22%) HTML
6 28 (4.97%) Middleware
7 23 (4.09%) JSON
8 20 (3.55%) COM+
8 20 (3.55%) CSS
9 18 (3.20%) HTML5
10 17 (3.02%) jQuery
11 14 (2.49%) AngularJS
11 14 (2.49%) LAMP
12 13 (2.31%) Django
12 13 (2.31%) Regular Expression
13 9 (1.60%) Spring
13 9 (1.60%) Servlets
14 8 (1.42%) SAML
14 8 (1.42%) Underscore.js
14 8 (1.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (8.88%) Computer Science
3 39 (6.93%) Management Information System
4 37 (6.57%) Replication
4 37 (6.57%) Open Source
5 31 (5.51%) Public Cloud
6 25 (4.44%) Mobile App
7 23 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (3.55%) DataPower
9 15 (2.66%) Mathematics
10 12 (2.13%) Statistics
10 12 (2.13%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.42%) User Experience
11 8 (1.42%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.24%) CESG
12 7 (1.24%) Social Media
12 7 (1.24%) Hedge funds
13 6 (1.07%) Machine to Machine
14 5 (0.89%) PKI
15 4 (0.71%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 247 (43.87%) Linux
2 169 (30.02%) Windows
3 81 (14.39%) UNIX
4 44 (7.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (5.86%) CentOS
6 32 (5.68%) Ubuntu
7 16 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (2.66%) AIX
9 14 (2.49%) Solaris
10 10 (1.78%) SUSE
11 8 (1.42%) Debian
12 6 (1.07%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.71%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.36%) Android
15 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.18%) Fedora
15 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (20.78%) DevOps
2 101 (17.94%) SIEM
3 88 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (10.66%) Project Management
5 59 (10.48%) E-Commerce
6 52 (9.24%) Configuration Management
7 51 (9.06%) Security Architecture
8 50 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (8.88%) Mentoring
9 49 (8.70%) Information Security
10 45 (7.99%) ITIL
10 45 (7.99%) Analytics
10 45 (7.99%) Performance Management
11 44 (7.82%) Continuous Delivery
12 43 (7.64%) Vulnerability Management
12 43 (7.64%) Service Management
13 40 (7.10%) Coaching
14 37 (6.57%) Incident Management
15 36 (6.39%) Portfolio Management
16 31 (5.51%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 149 (26.47%) Python
2 87 (15.45%) Perl
3 84 (14.92%) SQL
4 78 (13.85%) Java
5 77 (13.68%) JavaScript
6 76 (13.50%) Ruby
7 73 (12.97%) Bash Shell
8 60 (10.66%) PowerShell
9 55 (9.77%) PHP
10 49 (8.70%) Shell Script
11 45 (7.99%) C#
12 17 (3.02%) VBScript
13 16 (2.84%) Korn
14 8 (1.42%) Groovy
14 8 (1.42%) C++
15 6 (1.07%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.07%) Scala
15 6 (1.07%) Go
16 5 (0.89%) sed
16 5 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 94 (16.70%) Degree
2 80 (14.21%) CISSP
3 35 (6.22%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (4.80%) AWS Certification
5 23 (4.09%) CISM
6 21 (3.73%) CCNA
7 20 (3.55%) Security Cleared
8 16 (2.84%) GIAC
8 16 (2.84%) CCNP
9 13 (2.31%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (1.60%) ISEB
11 9 (1.60%) GCIH
12 8 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.24%) CISA
14 6 (1.07%) CEH
14 6 (1.07%) GCIA
15 5 (0.89%) CCSE
15 5 (0.89%) CCSA
16 4 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (15.81%) PCI DSS
2 81 (14.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (4.80%) FISMA
4 17 (3.02%) QA
5 13 (2.31%) SLA
6 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.36%) COBIT
6 2 (0.36%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 67 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 60 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (6.93%) Snort
4 30 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (4.09%) Docker
6 13 (2.31%) HDFS
6 13 (2.31%) Openswan
7 12 (2.13%) Varnish
8 9 (1.60%) Hyper-V
9 7 (1.24%) XenApp
9 7 (1.24%) vSphere
10 6 (1.07%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.07%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.53%) NFS
12 3 (0.53%) Xen
12 3 (0.53%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.36%) GlusterFS
14 1 (0.18%) Squid
14 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 121 (21.49%) Nagios
2 107 (19.01%) Puppet
3 87 (15.45%) Opscode Chef
4 50 (8.88%) logstash
5 47 (8.35%) ZABBIX
6 43 (7.64%) Cacti
7 38 (6.75%) Vagrant
7 38 (6.75%) Ansible
8 34 (6.04%) Graphite
9 29 (5.15%) Kibana
9 29 (5.15%) Opsview
10 25 (4.44%) OpenView
11 22 (3.91%) Ganglia
12 20 (3.55%) SCOM
13 18 (3.20%) Tivoli
14 14 (2.49%) Nessus
15 11 (1.95%) Salt
16 10 (1.78%) SolarWinds Orion
17 9 (1.60%) Netcool
17 9 (1.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 100 (17.76%) Cisco
2 97 (17.23%) VMware
3 69 (12.26%) ArcSight
4 66 (11.72%) Red Hat
5 57 (10.12%) Oracle
6 48 (8.53%) CheckPoint
7 40 (7.10%) IBM
7 40 (7.10%) Sourcefire
8 39 (6.93%) F5
9 38 (6.75%) Microsoft
10 36 (6.39%) Juniper
11 35 (6.22%) New Relic
12 34 (6.04%) Google
13 33 (5.86%) SolarWinds
14 28 (4.97%) HP
15 24 (4.26%) LogRhythm
16 22 (3.91%) McAfee
17 19 (3.37%) Citrix
18 16 (2.84%) NetApp
19 13 (2.31%) Websense
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £42930 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago