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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 536 763 772
Rank change year-on-year
+227 +9
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 411 170 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.31% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 313 134 70
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £67,500 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%

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
50563 54775 51764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.14% 46.77% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40979 43942 42356
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £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 30 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 30 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 +203 380 £55,000 +18.91% 123
London +122 189 £60,000 +20.00% 22
South East +65 79 £47,500 +46.15% 30
Berkshire +46 42 £44,750 +59.82% 12
Yorkshire +25 42 £50,000 +25.00% 14
West Yorkshire +23 38 £60,000 +50.00% 11
Leeds +20 38 £60,000 +50.00% 9
Reading - 32 £44,750 - 7
City of London +43 30 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Scotland +39 29 £45,000 - 2
Edinburgh +26 25 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +21 22 £35,000 - 12
Nottingham - 20 £35,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 20 £35,000 - 2
Surrey +26 17 £48,750 +30.00% 3
North West +8 17 £50,000 - 13
Manchester +24 14 £52,500 +5.00% 5
East of England +8 14 £70,000 +55.55% 9
South West -6 14 £46,000 +53.33% 12
Buckinghamshire +11 12 £56,000 -
Milton Keynes +1 12 £56,000 -
Essex -2 8 - - 1
Hampshire +9 7 £51,500 +3.00% 3
Wiltshire -10 7 £46,000 +53.33% 1
Swindon +5 6 £46,000 +53.33%
Hertfordshire - 5 £70,000 - 4
Brentwood -10 4 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 - -
Sheffield - 4 £47,500 -
Sussex - 4 - -

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 360 (48.78%) Linux
2 228 (30.89%) Windows
3 221 (29.95%) Python
4 192 (26.02%) Puppet
5 190 (25.75%) DevOps
6 183 (24.80%) Java
7 174 (23.58%) Nagios
8 173 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
9 170 (23.04%) VMware
10 165 (22.36%) Degree
11 163 (22.09%) Finance
12 160 (21.68%) MySQL
13 149 (20.19%) Jenkins
13 149 (20.19%) Opscode Chef
14 148 (20.05%) SQL
15 144 (19.51%) Firewall
16 139 (18.83%) Amazon AWS
17 127 (17.21%) Perl
18 125 (16.94%) Apache
19 118 (15.99%) JavaScript
20 114 (15.45%) SIEM
21 112 (15.18%) Web Services
22 110 (14.91%) DNS
22 110 (14.91%) CISSP
23 109 (14.77%) MongoDB
24 108 (14.63%) Git (software)
25 105 (14.23%) VMware Infrastructure
26 104 (14.09%) UNIX
27 101 (13.69%) Ansible
28 100 (13.55%) PCI DSS

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 125 (16.94%) Apache
2 91 (12.33%) IIS
3 78 (10.57%) OpenStack
4 77 (10.43%) Tomcat
5 44 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
6 36 (4.88%) JBoss
7 34 (4.61%) Node.js
8 33 (4.47%) nginx
9 32 (4.34%) WebLogic
10 27 (3.66%) Apache Spark
11 23 (3.12%) SharePoint
12 19 (2.57%) Apache Solr
13 13 (1.76%) Jetty
14 11 (1.49%) Eucalyptus
15 10 (1.36%) MS Exchange
16 8 (1.08%) Confluence
17 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
17 4 (0.54%) SAS
17 4 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
18 2 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 33 (4.47%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.08%) MS Office
3 7 (0.95%) GNU Octave
3 7 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) SPSS
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.68%) ION MarketView
2 3 (0.41%) Summit
3 2 (0.27%) Line 500
3 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 139 (18.83%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (5.28%) IaaS
3 34 (4.61%) Cloud Computing
4 33 (4.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 26 (3.52%) SaaS
6 24 (3.25%) Sumo Logic
7 12 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (1.49%) PaaS
9 9 (1.22%) Amazon S3
9 9 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.54%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (0.54%) CloudFront
13 4 (0.54%) GitHub
14 2 (0.27%) Office 365
14 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 144 (19.51%) Firewall
2 110 (14.91%) DNS
3 89 (12.06%) TCP/IP
4 63 (8.54%) HTTP
5 57 (7.72%) Internet
6 51 (6.91%) Network Security
7 41 (5.56%) SAN
8 38 (5.15%) Intrusion Detection
9 32 (4.34%) VLAN
10 29 (3.93%) WAN
11 27 (3.66%) LDAP
12 26 (3.52%) LAN
12 26 (3.52%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (3.12%) iSCSI
14 21 (2.85%) VPN
15 19 (2.57%) SSL
16 17 (2.30%) SMTP
17 16 (2.17%) BGP
17 16 (2.17%) NetScaler
18 13 (1.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (21.68%) MySQL
2 109 (14.77%) MongoDB
3 97 (13.14%) NoSQL
4 88 (11.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 72 (9.76%) Hadoop
6 68 (9.21%) SQL Server
7 64 (8.67%) PostgreSQL
8 59 (7.99%) Big Data
9 53 (7.18%) Redis
10 44 (5.96%) HBase
11 38 (5.15%) Couchbase
12 33 (4.47%) Oracle Database
12 33 (4.47%) Relational Database
13 31 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (1.76%) InfluxDB
15 12 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (1.22%) Apache Hive
17 9 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
18 8 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 149 (20.19%) Jenkins
2 108 (14.63%) Git (software)
3 70 (9.49%) Maven
4 37 (5.01%) JIRA
5 36 (4.88%) Grunt
6 29 (3.93%) TeamCity
7 24 (3.25%) Subversion
8 21 (2.85%) Mercurial
9 18 (2.44%) Artifactory
10 14 (1.90%) VisualVM
11 7 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (0.95%) Selenium
12 6 (0.81%) Gradle
13 5 (0.68%) Hudson
13 5 (0.68%) SoapUI
13 5 (0.68%) Ant
13 5 (0.68%) ClearCase
14 4 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.54%) MSBuild
14 4 (0.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 163 (22.09%) Finance
2 44 (5.96%) Law
3 34 (4.61%) Banking
4 27 (3.66%) Back Office
5 24 (3.25%) Advertising
6 22 (2.98%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.85%) Retail
8 13 (1.76%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.22%) Games
10 7 (0.95%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.68%) Marketing
11 5 (0.68%) Electronics
12 4 (0.54%) Legal
12 4 (0.54%) Publishing
13 2 (0.27%) Military
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 119 (16.12%) Developer
2 116 (15.72%) Analyst
3 76 (10.30%) Consultant
4 68 (9.21%) Security Analyst
5 62 (8.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 53 (7.18%) Security Consultant
7 48 (6.50%) Security Engineer
8 39 (5.28%) Architect
9 38 (5.15%) Java Developer
10 36 (4.88%) Applications Support
11 30 (4.07%) IT Consultant
11 30 (4.07%) IT Security Consultant
12 27 (3.66%) Support Analyst
12 27 (3.66%) Operations Engineer
13 25 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (3.12%) Administrator
15 22 (2.98%) Python Developer
16 20 (2.71%) Senior Developer
17 19 (2.57%) DBA
17 19 (2.57%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (15.18%) Web Services
2 94 (12.74%) HTML
3 76 (10.30%) .NET
4 69 (9.35%) XML
5 61 (8.27%) jQuery
6 59 (7.99%) REST
7 54 (7.32%) JSON
8 51 (6.91%) HTML5
9 50 (6.78%) CSS
10 38 (5.15%) AngularJS
11 31 (4.20%) Middleware
12 25 (3.39%) CSS3
13 20 (2.71%) RESTful
13 20 (2.71%) Django
13 20 (2.71%) LAMP
14 18 (2.44%) COM+
15 16 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
16 15 (2.03%) Servlets
17 14 (1.90%) ActiveMQ
17 14 (1.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 55 (7.45%) Computer Science
3 51 (6.91%) Management Information System
3 51 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (5.42%) Replication
5 31 (4.20%) Public Cloud
6 25 (3.39%) Hedge funds
7 23 (3.12%) User Experience
8 20 (2.71%) Mobile App
9 19 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (2.44%) DataPower
10 18 (2.44%) PKI
11 16 (2.17%) Visualisation
12 15 (2.03%) Statistics
12 15 (2.03%) Mathematics
13 11 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 10 (1.36%) Clustering
14 10 (1.36%) Private Cloud
15 9 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
16 8 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 360 (48.78%) Linux
2 228 (30.89%) Windows
3 104 (14.09%) UNIX
4 71 (9.62%) CentOS
5 61 (8.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (5.15%) Ubuntu
7 33 (4.47%) CoreOS
8 31 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.95%) Solaris
12 5 (0.68%) Debian
12 5 (0.68%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.41%) SUSE
14 2 (0.27%) AIX
14 2 (0.27%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (25.75%) DevOps
2 173 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (15.45%) SIEM
4 84 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
5 81 (10.98%) Information Security
6 77 (10.43%) Performance Management
7 76 (10.30%) Project Management
8 74 (10.03%) Vulnerability Management
9 68 (9.21%) Open Source
10 67 (9.08%) Security Architecture
10 67 (9.08%) TDD
11 64 (8.67%) E-Commerce
11 64 (8.67%) Analytics
12 59 (7.99%) Configuration Management
12 59 (7.99%) Incident Management
13 55 (7.45%) ITIL
14 53 (7.18%) Software Engineering
15 52 (7.05%) Mentoring
16 49 (6.64%) Portfolio Management
17 43 (5.83%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 221 (29.95%) Python
2 183 (24.80%) Java
3 148 (20.05%) SQL
4 127 (17.21%) Perl
5 118 (15.99%) JavaScript
6 100 (13.55%) PowerShell
7 94 (12.74%) Ruby
8 89 (12.06%) Bash Shell
9 84 (11.38%) PHP
10 69 (9.35%) C#
11 44 (5.96%) Shell Script
12 42 (5.69%) C++
13 35 (4.74%) VBScript
13 35 (4.74%) Scala
14 33 (4.47%) Go
15 18 (2.44%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.63%) PL/SQL
17 11 (1.49%) VB
18 10 (1.36%) Korn
19 9 (1.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 165 (22.36%) Degree
2 110 (14.91%) CISSP
3 30 (4.07%) CISM
4 29 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (3.39%) Security Cleared
6 22 (2.98%) CCNA
7 20 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (2.71%) SC Cleared
8 18 (2.44%) CEH
9 13 (1.76%) CISA
10 12 (1.63%) CCNP
11 11 (1.49%) GCIH
12 10 (1.36%) Security+ Certification
12 10 (1.36%) AWS Certification
12 10 (1.36%) CCSE
13 9 (1.22%) GCIA
13 9 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (1.22%) MCSE
14 8 (1.08%) GIAC
15 6 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (13.55%) PCI DSS
2 97 (13.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (3.79%) QA
4 16 (2.17%) SLA
5 10 (1.36%) FISMA
6 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 105 (14.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (8.13%) Docker
3 59 (7.99%) Active Directory
4 27 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (3.39%) VirtualBox
6 24 (3.25%) HDFS
7 21 (2.85%) Hyper-V
8 17 (2.30%) Snort
9 15 (2.03%) vSphere
10 12 (1.63%) qmail
11 11 (1.49%) Squid
12 10 (1.36%) VMware ESX
13 9 (1.22%) XenApp
14 8 (1.08%) vCloud
15 7 (0.95%) DFS Replication
15 7 (0.95%) Varnish
16 6 (0.81%) KVM
16 6 (0.81%) VMware Server
17 2 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
17 2 (0.27%) UAG
Systems Management
1 192 (26.02%) Puppet
2 174 (23.58%) Nagios
3 149 (20.19%) Opscode Chef
4 101 (13.69%) Ansible
5 88 (11.92%) ZABBIX
6 61 (8.27%) logstash
7 53 (7.18%) Vagrant
8 50 (6.78%) Graphite
9 41 (5.56%) Salt
10 37 (5.01%) Cacti
11 29 (3.93%) Kibana
12 27 (3.66%) SCOM
13 24 (3.25%) Ganglia
13 24 (3.25%) Kubernetes
14 21 (2.85%) Opsview
15 19 (2.57%) SolarWinds Orion
16 18 (2.44%) OpenView
17 17 (2.30%) SCCM
18 15 (2.03%) Zenoss
19 13 (1.76%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 170 (23.04%) VMware
2 91 (12.33%) Oracle
2 91 (12.33%) ArcSight
3 82 (11.11%) Cisco
4 81 (10.98%) Red Hat
5 53 (7.18%) Microsoft
5 53 (7.18%) CheckPoint
6 50 (6.78%) New Relic
7 44 (5.96%) Google
8 42 (5.69%) Juniper
9 39 (5.28%) F5
10 38 (5.15%) SolarWinds
10 38 (5.15%) HP
11 37 (5.01%) IBM
12 33 (4.47%) SaltStack
13 29 (3.93%) Citrix
14 24 (3.25%) Rackspace
15 22 (2.98%) LogRhythm
16 20 (2.71%) AppDynamics
16 20 (2.71%) Sourcefire
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