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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 580 742 785
Rank change year-on-year
+162 +43
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 317 167 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.14% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 225 141 49
Average salary £55,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £32,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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
50163 54730 52239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.95% 46.61% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 40329 44354 42629
Average salary £45,001 £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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +150 300 £56,000 +15.46% 61
London +120 166 £60,000 +0.84% 27
South East +48 70 £55,500 +0.90% 20
City of London +44 36 £55,000 -18.51% 4
Berkshire +22 36 £60,000 - 5
Reading +6 24 £52,500 -12.50% 4
East of England +16 22 £40,500 -14.73%
West Yorkshire +32 19 £54,000 +79.06% 6
Leeds +25 19 £54,000 +79.06% 6
Yorkshire +20 19 £54,000 +79.06% 8
Scotland - 17 £50,000 -
North West +2 15 £47,500 +35.71%
Hampshire +12 14 £70,000 +55.55% 3
Edinburgh - 12 £50,000 -
Basingstoke +30 11 £75,000 +50.00% 3
Surrey +24 10 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Essex -3 10 £44,000 -7.36%
South West -4 9 £40,750 +35.83% 2
Maidenhead - 9 £70,000 - 1
Brentwood -11 8 £44,000 -7.36%
Cambridge +28 7 £40,500 -10.00%
Manchester +23 7 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire +14 7 £40,500 -10.00%
Hertfordshire - 5 £55,000 -
Kent - 5 £55,000 -
Chatham - 5 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £55,000 -
Wiltshire -3 4 £41,500 +38.33% 2
West Midlands -7 4 £47,500 - 1
Cheshire -10 4 £47,500 +35.71%

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 257 (44.85%) Linux
2 171 (29.84%) Windows
3 147 (25.65%) Python
4 143 (24.96%) Firewall
5 137 (23.91%) Finance
6 124 (21.64%) Nagios
7 117 (20.42%) DevOps
8 112 (19.55%) VMware
9 110 (19.20%) MySQL
10 107 (18.67%) Puppet
11 104 (18.15%) Java
12 103 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
13 102 (17.80%) Cisco
14 98 (17.10%) Degree
15 96 (16.75%) SIEM
16 94 (16.40%) Jenkins
17 90 (15.71%) PCI DSS
18 89 (15.53%) Perl
19 87 (15.18%) CISSP
20 85 (14.83%) Opscode Chef
21 84 (14.66%) SQL
22 82 (14.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 81 (14.14%) Amazon AWS
24 80 (13.96%) IIS
25 79 (13.79%) Git (software)
26 77 (13.44%) UNIX
27 72 (12.57%) Web Services
27 72 (12.57%) JavaScript
28 70 (12.22%) Ruby
28 70 (12.22%) Bash Shell

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 80 (13.96%) IIS
2 68 (11.87%) Apache
3 53 (9.25%) Tomcat
4 45 (7.85%) Elasticsearch
5 27 (4.71%) JBoss
6 24 (4.19%) WebLogic
6 24 (4.19%) SharePoint
6 24 (4.19%) nginx
7 23 (4.01%) OpenStack
8 13 (2.27%) Apache Spark
9 12 (2.09%) Node.js
10 11 (1.92%) Jetty
11 10 (1.75%) Eucalyptus
11 10 (1.75%) Apache Solr
12 8 (1.40%) Confluence
12 8 (1.40%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.52%) SAS
13 3 (0.52%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.52%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (2.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.52%) GNU Octave
3 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.87%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.17%) Line 500
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 81 (14.14%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.41%) IaaS
3 27 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (2.44%) Sumo Logic
6 11 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (1.92%) SaaS
7 9 (1.57%) PaaS
8 6 (1.05%) Datadog
9 4 (0.70%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.70%) CloudFront
9 4 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.70%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.52%) Office 365
11 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.35%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.17%) GitHub
12 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 143 (24.96%) Firewall
2 64 (11.17%) TCP/IP
3 58 (10.12%) DNS
4 56 (9.77%) Network Security
5 43 (7.50%) SAN
6 38 (6.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 38 (6.63%) Internet
7 37 (6.46%) LAN
8 35 (6.11%) Cisco ASA
9 33 (5.76%) WAN
9 33 (5.76%) VLAN
10 30 (5.24%) iSCSI
11 26 (4.54%) HTTP
12 24 (4.19%) Wireless
12 24 (4.19%) VPN
13 22 (3.84%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (2.79%) Wireshark
15 15 (2.62%) VoIP
15 15 (2.62%) Multicast
16 14 (2.44%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (19.20%) MySQL
2 68 (11.87%) NoSQL
3 55 (9.60%) MongoDB
4 49 (8.55%) Big Data
5 47 (8.20%) Hadoop
6 41 (7.16%) SQL Server
7 36 (6.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 34 (5.93%) Oracle Database 11g
8 34 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
8 34 (5.93%) Oracle Database
9 26 (4.54%) Couchbase
10 24 (4.19%) HBase
11 22 (3.84%) Relational Database
11 22 (3.84%) Redis
12 20 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
13 14 (2.44%) DB2
14 12 (2.09%) MariaDB
15 8 (1.40%) InfluxDB
16 5 (0.87%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 94 (16.40%) Jenkins
2 79 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 32 (5.58%) TeamCity
4 29 (5.06%) Maven
5 24 (4.19%) Artifactory
6 20 (3.49%) Subversion
7 19 (3.32%) JIRA
8 18 (3.14%) VisualVM
9 17 (2.97%) Mercurial
10 12 (2.09%) Grunt
11 6 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.05%) JUnit
12 5 (0.87%) Fiddler
12 5 (0.87%) ClearCase
12 5 (0.87%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.87%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.70%) Hudson
13 4 (0.70%) Metasploit
14 2 (0.35%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.35%) NUnit
General
1 137 (23.91%) Finance
2 26 (4.54%) Banking
3 24 (4.19%) Law
4 21 (3.66%) Financial Institution
5 16 (2.79%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.79%) Advertising
6 15 (2.62%) Back Office
7 12 (2.09%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.57%) Retail
9 6 (1.05%) Legal
10 5 (0.87%) Electronics
11 4 (0.70%) Games
12 3 (0.52%) Publishing
13 2 (0.35%) Military
13 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (13.96%) Analyst
2 79 (13.79%) Consultant
3 69 (12.04%) Developer
4 49 (8.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 47 (8.20%) Security Analyst
6 43 (7.50%) Security Engineer
7 37 (6.46%) Security Consultant
8 31 (5.41%) Architect
9 30 (5.24%) Network Engineer
9 30 (5.24%) Administrator
10 24 (4.19%) Java Developer
11 22 (3.84%) Systems Administrator
12 21 (3.66%) Senior Developer
12 21 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
13 20 (3.49%) Support Analyst
13 20 (3.49%) Deployment Engineer
14 19 (3.32%) Applications Support
15 18 (3.14%) DBA
16 16 (2.79%) Linux Administrator
17 15 (2.62%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (12.57%) Web Services
2 59 (10.30%) XML
3 57 (9.95%) REST
4 53 (9.25%) .NET
5 49 (8.55%) HTML
6 41 (7.16%) JSON
7 28 (4.89%) HTML5
8 26 (4.54%) CSS
9 25 (4.36%) jQuery
9 25 (4.36%) Middleware
10 20 (3.49%) COM+
11 19 (3.32%) AngularJS
12 17 (2.97%) Django
13 13 (2.27%) LAMP
13 13 (2.27%) Regular Expression
14 12 (2.09%) CSS3
15 10 (1.75%) Sensu
15 10 (1.75%) Servlets
15 10 (1.75%) Java EE
16 9 (1.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 43 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 36 (6.28%) Replication
5 34 (5.93%) Open Source
5 34 (5.93%) Public Cloud
6 23 (4.01%) Mobile App
7 20 (3.49%) DataPower
7 20 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.44%) Statistics
9 13 (2.27%) Mathematics
9 13 (2.27%) Visualisation
10 12 (2.09%) Hedge funds
11 10 (1.75%) User Experience
12 7 (1.22%) CESG
12 7 (1.22%) PKI
12 7 (1.22%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.05%) Machine to Machine
14 5 (0.87%) NHS
14 5 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 257 (44.85%) Linux
2 171 (29.84%) Windows
3 77 (13.44%) UNIX
4 43 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (6.81%) Ubuntu
5 39 (6.81%) CentOS
6 20 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.09%) AIX
10 11 (1.92%) CoreOS
11 8 (1.40%) Solaris
11 8 (1.40%) Debian
12 7 (1.22%) SUSE
13 4 (0.70%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.17%) Android
14 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.17%) Fedora
14 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (20.42%) DevOps
2 103 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (16.75%) SIEM
4 67 (11.69%) E-Commerce
5 61 (10.65%) Project Management
6 54 (9.42%) Security Architecture
7 52 (9.08%) Continuous Integration
8 51 (8.90%) Vulnerability Management
9 48 (8.38%) Information Security
9 48 (8.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 47 (8.20%) Mentoring
10 47 (8.20%) Performance Management
11 45 (7.85%) Configuration Management
11 45 (7.85%) Analytics
12 42 (7.33%) Incident Management
12 42 (7.33%) Service Management
13 41 (7.16%) TDD
14 40 (6.98%) ITIL
15 38 (6.63%) Software Engineering
15 38 (6.63%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 147 (25.65%) Python
2 104 (18.15%) Java
3 89 (15.53%) Perl
4 84 (14.66%) SQL
5 72 (12.57%) JavaScript
6 70 (12.22%) Ruby
6 70 (12.22%) Bash Shell
7 62 (10.82%) PowerShell
8 58 (10.12%) PHP
9 49 (8.55%) Shell Script
10 47 (8.20%) C#
11 21 (3.66%) VBScript
12 13 (2.27%) C++
13 12 (2.09%) Scala
14 11 (1.92%) Korn
14 11 (1.92%) Go
15 8 (1.40%) Groovy
16 5 (0.87%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.52%) R
18 2 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 98 (17.10%) Degree
2 87 (15.18%) CISSP
3 35 (6.11%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (4.54%) CISM
5 20 (3.49%) CCNA
5 20 (3.49%) AWS Certification
6 18 (3.14%) Security Cleared
7 16 (2.79%) CCNP
8 14 (2.44%) GIAC
9 11 (1.92%) SC Cleared
9 11 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.57%) GCIH
11 8 (1.40%) CISA
11 8 (1.40%) ISEB
12 7 (1.22%) CEH
13 6 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.05%) CCSE
13 6 (1.05%) GCIA
14 5 (0.87%) CCSA
15 4 (0.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (15.71%) PCI DSS
2 82 (14.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (3.84%) QA
3 22 (3.84%) FISMA
4 10 (1.75%) SLA
5 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.35%) COBIT
5 2 (0.35%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (11.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (10.99%) Active Directory
3 34 (5.93%) Snort
4 30 (5.24%) Docker
5 28 (4.89%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (2.44%) HDFS
7 12 (2.09%) Openswan
8 11 (1.92%) Hyper-V
8 11 (1.92%) VirtualBox
9 8 (1.40%) XenApp
10 7 (1.22%) vSphere
10 7 (1.22%) Varnish
11 6 (1.05%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.70%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.52%) Xen
13 3 (0.52%) NFS
13 3 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.35%) GlusterFS
15 1 (0.17%) qmail
15 1 (0.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 124 (21.64%) Nagios
2 107 (18.67%) Puppet
3 85 (14.83%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (10.47%) Ansible
5 50 (8.73%) logstash
6 48 (8.38%) ZABBIX
7 40 (6.98%) Vagrant
8 38 (6.63%) Cacti
9 31 (5.41%) Graphite
10 28 (4.89%) Kibana
10 28 (4.89%) Opsview
11 24 (4.19%) Ganglia
12 23 (4.01%) SCOM
13 21 (3.66%) OpenView
14 14 (2.44%) Salt
14 14 (2.44%) Tivoli
15 13 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
16 12 (2.09%) Nessus
17 11 (1.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 11 (1.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 112 (19.55%) VMware
2 102 (17.80%) Cisco
3 69 (12.04%) ArcSight
4 65 (11.34%) Red Hat
5 54 (9.42%) Oracle
6 51 (8.90%) CheckPoint
7 42 (7.33%) F5
8 39 (6.81%) New Relic
8 39 (6.81%) Sourcefire
9 37 (6.46%) SolarWinds
9 37 (6.46%) Juniper
10 36 (6.28%) IBM
11 35 (6.11%) Microsoft
12 32 (5.58%) Google
13 29 (5.06%) HP
14 23 (4.01%) LogRhythm
15 22 (3.84%) McAfee
16 21 (3.66%) Citrix
17 18 (3.14%) NetApp
18 14 (2.44%) TIBCO
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £34500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wiltshire
Sterling Manhattan
Salary: + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
J P Scarlet & Associates
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
GSA Techsource Ltd
Salary: £52k - 60k per annum, Benefits: 20% Bonus +
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38K - £45K
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52K - £60K + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago