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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 619 777 839
Rank change year-on-year
+158 +62
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 297 151 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.13% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.28% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 202 126 21
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 £40,050 £35,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%

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
52278 54562 54004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.24% 47.05% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 42309 43484 44149
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 £71,000 £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 1 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 1 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 +149 274 £55,000 -8.33% 57
London +39 150 £57,500 -11.53% 23
South East +13 55 £58,750 -2.08% 22
City of London +21 42 £67,500 - 7
Berkshire +4 30 £60,000 - 12
North West +28 23 £47,500 - 1
Scotland - 20 £52,500 - 3
Yorkshire +19 19 £37,250 +51.14% 7
Leeds +19 19 £37,250 +51.14% 4
Cheshire +17 19 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire +7 19 £37,250 +51.14% 4
East of England +25 16 £44,000 - 1
Hampshire +17 15 £48,750 +21.87% 3
Maidenhead - 15 £61,250 - 4
Essex +8 12 £44,000 -
Brentwood -5 12 £44,000 -
Reading -14 12 £52,500 -12.50% 6
Edinburgh - 12 £52,500 - 3
Basingstoke - 11 - - 1
West Lothian - 8 - -
Linlithgow - 8 - -
Kent - 6 £50,000 - 2
Manchester +4 4 £50,750 - 1
Surrey +3 4 £60,000 +84.61% 3
Warwickshire - 4 £50,000 -
Leamington Spa - 4 £50,000 -
South West - 4 £41,250 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
Cambridge +12 3 £40,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +12 3 £40,500 - 1

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 230 (43.64%) Linux
2 160 (30.36%) Windows
3 141 (26.76%) Python
4 124 (23.53%) Firewall
4 124 (23.53%) Finance
5 120 (22.77%) Nagios
6 116 (22.01%) DevOps
7 97 (18.41%) Puppet
8 93 (17.65%) MySQL
9 92 (17.46%) Cisco
10 91 (17.27%) SIEM
11 83 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
12 82 (15.56%) SQL
12 82 (15.56%) UNIX
13 78 (14.80%) Degree
13 78 (14.80%) Opscode Chef
14 76 (14.42%) Perl
14 76 (14.42%) IIS
15 75 (14.23%) Jenkins
16 74 (14.04%) VMware
16 74 (14.04%) Git (software)
17 72 (13.66%) PCI DSS
18 71 (13.47%) Java
18 71 (13.47%) Ruby
19 70 (13.28%) Bash Shell
20 68 (12.90%) JavaScript
21 65 (12.33%) CISSP
22 64 (12.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 61 (11.57%) Apache
23 61 (11.57%) Configuration Management

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 76 (14.42%) IIS
2 61 (11.57%) Apache
3 55 (10.44%) Tomcat
4 37 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
5 35 (6.64%) nginx
6 30 (5.69%) JBoss
7 26 (4.93%) WebLogic
8 21 (3.98%) SharePoint
9 13 (2.47%) CMS
10 11 (2.09%) Confluence
11 8 (1.52%) Apache Solr
11 8 (1.52%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.33%) Apache Pig
12 7 (1.33%) Eucalyptus
13 5 (0.95%) TIBCO EMS
13 5 (0.95%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.95%) Node.js
13 5 (0.95%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.76%) Jetty
15 3 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 13 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.38%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) ION MarketView
2 3 (0.57%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (5.31%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (5.12%) IaaS
5 12 (2.28%) SaaS
6 9 (1.71%) PaaS
6 9 (1.71%) Sumo Logic
6 9 (1.71%) Datadog
7 7 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (0.95%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.95%) CloudFront
9 4 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.76%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.57%) IBM SmartCloud
10 3 (0.57%) Office 365
11 1 (0.19%) Route 53
11 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 124 (23.53%) Firewall
2 57 (10.82%) Network Security
3 51 (9.68%) SAN
4 50 (9.49%) DNS
5 49 (9.30%) TCP/IP
6 32 (6.07%) Intrusion Detection
7 31 (5.88%) LAN
7 31 (5.88%) Internet
8 30 (5.69%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (5.50%) VPN
10 28 (5.31%) VLAN
11 26 (4.93%) iSCSI
12 24 (4.55%) Wireless
12 24 (4.55%) WAN
13 21 (3.98%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (3.80%) HTTP
15 19 (3.61%) Wireshark
16 15 (2.85%) OpenVPN
16 15 (2.85%) VoIP
17 14 (2.66%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (17.65%) MySQL
2 59 (11.20%) NoSQL
3 46 (8.73%) Big Data
4 44 (8.35%) MongoDB
5 43 (8.16%) SQL Server
6 39 (7.40%) Hadoop
7 29 (5.50%) Oracle Database
8 27 (5.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 24 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
11 21 (3.98%) Couchbase
12 19 (3.61%) Relational Database
13 16 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (2.85%) MariaDB
14 15 (2.85%) DB2
15 14 (2.66%) Redis
16 11 (2.09%) HBase
17 10 (1.90%) RDBMS
18 8 (1.52%) Apache Hive
19 6 (1.14%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 75 (14.23%) Jenkins
2 74 (14.04%) Git (software)
3 30 (5.69%) TeamCity
4 24 (4.55%) VisualVM
5 23 (4.36%) Artifactory
6 19 (3.61%) Subversion
7 17 (3.23%) Maven
8 13 (2.47%) Mercurial
9 11 (2.09%) JIRA
10 8 (1.52%) JUnit
11 7 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (0.95%) Fiddler
13 5 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.95%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.76%) Hudson
14 4 (0.76%) MSBuild
14 4 (0.76%) Metasploit
15 3 (0.57%) Eclipse
16 2 (0.38%) Introscope
General
1 124 (23.53%) Finance
2 28 (5.31%) Banking
3 24 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 23 (4.36%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.47%) Retail
6 12 (2.28%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.28%) Law
7 11 (2.09%) Advertising
8 7 (1.33%) Publishing
8 7 (1.33%) Back Office
9 6 (1.14%) Legal
9 6 (1.14%) Games
10 5 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.95%) Electronics
11 4 (0.76%) Front Office
12 3 (0.57%) Marketing
13 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.38%) Military
14 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 76 (14.42%) Analyst
2 74 (14.04%) Consultant
3 53 (10.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 40 (7.59%) Developer
4 40 (7.59%) Administrator
4 40 (7.59%) Security Analyst
4 40 (7.59%) Security Engineer
5 36 (6.83%) Architect
6 34 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 34 (6.45%) Network Engineer
7 27 (5.12%) Support Analyst
8 25 (4.74%) Security Consultant
9 24 (4.55%) Applications Support
10 23 (4.36%) Linux Administrator
11 22 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
12 21 (3.98%) Deployment Engineer
13 19 (3.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 17 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (3.04%) Applications Support Analyst
15 16 (3.04%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (9.68%) .NET
2 50 (9.49%) Web Services
3 45 (8.54%) XML
4 40 (7.59%) REST
5 34 (6.45%) HTML
6 33 (6.26%) Middleware
7 27 (5.12%) COM+
8 19 (3.61%) JSON
9 17 (3.23%) CSS
10 14 (2.66%) Django
10 14 (2.66%) LAMP
11 13 (2.47%) Regular Expression
12 12 (2.28%) HTML5
13 10 (1.90%) Spring
13 10 (1.90%) jQuery
14 9 (1.71%) RESTful
15 8 (1.52%) AngularJS
15 8 (1.52%) Servlets
15 8 (1.52%) SAML
16 7 (1.33%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (9.11%) Computer Science
3 37 (7.02%) Open Source
3 37 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 30 (5.69%) Replication
4 30 (5.69%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (5.12%) Public Cloud
6 25 (4.74%) DataPower
7 22 (4.17%) Mobile App
8 15 (2.85%) Visualisation
8 15 (2.85%) Mathematics
9 11 (2.09%) Statistics
9 11 (2.09%) Machine to Machine
10 9 (1.71%) Social Media
10 9 (1.71%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.52%) User Experience
12 6 (1.14%) Derivative
13 5 (0.95%) Taxonomies
13 5 (0.95%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.76%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 230 (43.64%) Linux
2 160 (30.36%) Windows
3 82 (15.56%) UNIX
4 45 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (6.07%) Ubuntu
6 27 (5.12%) CentOS
7 16 (3.04%) Solaris
8 14 (2.66%) AIX
9 13 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (1.90%) SUSE
12 8 (1.52%) Debian
13 4 (0.76%) Android
13 4 (0.76%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.38%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (22.01%) DevOps
2 91 (17.27%) SIEM
3 83 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (11.57%) Configuration Management
5 57 (10.82%) Project Management
5 57 (10.82%) E-Commerce
6 49 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (9.30%) Analytics
7 45 (8.54%) ITIL
8 42 (7.97%) Information Security
8 42 (7.97%) Mentoring
9 41 (7.78%) Continuous Delivery
9 41 (7.78%) Security Architecture
10 37 (7.02%) Performance Management
10 37 (7.02%) Service Management
11 36 (6.83%) Incident Management
12 33 (6.26%) Vulnerability Management
13 31 (5.88%) Coaching
14 27 (5.12%) Portfolio Management
15 26 (4.93%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 141 (26.76%) Python
2 82 (15.56%) SQL
3 76 (14.42%) Perl
4 71 (13.47%) Java
4 71 (13.47%) Ruby
5 70 (13.28%) Bash Shell
6 68 (12.90%) JavaScript
7 53 (10.06%) PowerShell
8 45 (8.54%) Shell Script
9 44 (8.35%) PHP
10 39 (7.40%) C#
11 17 (3.23%) Korn
12 14 (2.66%) VBScript
13 9 (1.71%) sed
13 9 (1.71%) AWK
14 8 (1.52%) C
14 8 (1.52%) Groovy
15 6 (1.14%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.14%) R
16 5 (0.95%) C++
Qualifications
1 78 (14.80%) Degree
2 65 (12.33%) CISSP
3 31 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (4.55%) AWS Certification
5 20 (3.80%) Security Cleared
6 18 (3.42%) CCNA
6 18 (3.42%) CISM
7 17 (3.23%) GIAC
8 15 (2.85%) CCNP
9 12 (2.28%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.71%) ISEB
11 8 (1.52%) GCIH
12 6 (1.14%) CISA
12 6 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.95%) CEH
13 5 (0.95%) GCIA
14 4 (0.76%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.57%) CCSE
15 3 (0.57%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (13.66%) PCI DSS
2 64 (12.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (4.55%) FISMA
4 13 (2.47%) SLA
4 13 (2.47%) QA
5 2 (0.38%) HIPAA
System Software
1 56 (10.63%) Active Directory
2 46 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (7.40%) Snort
4 24 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (3.61%) Docker
6 16 (3.04%) Varnish
7 15 (2.85%) Openswan
8 9 (1.71%) Hyper-V
8 9 (1.71%) HDFS
9 5 (0.95%) vSphere
10 4 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.57%) XenApp
11 3 (0.57%) Xen
11 3 (0.57%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.57%) NFS
11 3 (0.57%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.38%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.38%) GlusterFS
13 1 (0.19%) vCloud
13 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 120 (22.77%) Nagios
2 97 (18.41%) Puppet
3 78 (14.80%) Opscode Chef
4 49 (9.30%) logstash
5 45 (8.54%) Cacti
6 36 (6.83%) ZABBIX
7 35 (6.64%) Opsview
8 32 (6.07%) Ansible
8 32 (6.07%) Vagrant
9 28 (5.31%) OpenView
10 27 (5.12%) Graphite
11 24 (4.55%) Kibana
12 22 (4.17%) Ganglia
13 18 (3.42%) SCOM
14 17 (3.23%) Tivoli
15 14 (2.66%) Nessus
16 12 (2.28%) Netcool
17 8 (1.52%) Zenoss
18 7 (1.33%) Munin
18 7 (1.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 92 (17.46%) Cisco
2 74 (14.04%) VMware
3 60 (11.39%) Red Hat
4 59 (11.20%) ArcSight
5 53 (10.06%) Oracle
6 43 (8.16%) IBM
7 40 (7.59%) CheckPoint
8 38 (7.21%) Sourcefire
9 32 (6.07%) F5
9 32 (6.07%) Microsoft
10 30 (5.69%) Google
11 28 (5.31%) New Relic
12 26 (4.93%) HP
12 26 (4.93%) Juniper
13 25 (4.74%) SolarWinds
14 20 (3.80%) McAfee
14 20 (3.80%) LogRhythm
15 14 (2.66%) ServiceNow
16 13 (2.47%) AppDynamics
16 13 (2.47%) Percona
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: extensive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £95,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-95k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Adroit People Limited
Salary: Up to £55 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Adroit People Limited
Salary: Up to £45 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits (Inc Bonus, Pension, Health)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Compnay Car allowance adn 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago