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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 532 751 759
Rank change year-on-year
+219 +8
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 403 159 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.29% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 322 114 81
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £35,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
50696 54467 50406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.68% 46.78% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41538 43168 41214
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 £72,500 £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 1 September 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 September 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 +208 374 £55,000 +10.00% 70
London +109 184 £60,000 +20.00% 18
South East +56 68 £47,500 +21.01% 17
Yorkshire +39 50 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Leeds +36 48 £52,500 +31.25% 4
West Yorkshire +36 48 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Berkshire +50 35 £44,750 -17.12% 4
City of London +48 30 £57,500 -36.11% 6
Reading - 27 £44,750 - 2
Scotland +28 24 £50,000 +5.26% 2
South West -1 24 £49,000 -4.39% 7
Edinburgh +13 21 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North West +7 18 £53,750 +7.50% 7
East Midlands - 18 £35,000 - 2
Nottingham - 15 £35,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 15 £35,000 - 2
Surrey +15 14 £47,500 +22.58% 3
Wiltshire +15 13 £49,000 - 3
Manchester +6 13 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Swindon +21 12 £49,000 - 3
Hampshire +27 9 £51,500 +3.00%
West Midlands -6 8 £36,775 -22.98% 6
Bristol -7 8 £32,500 -36.58% 4
Milton Keynes -11 7 £56,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -17 7 £56,000 - 2
Cheshire +4 5 £50,000 +17.64% 1
East of England -5 4 £70,000 +55.55% 7
Staffordshire - 4 £28,550 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £70,000 - 4
Sussex - 4 - -

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 376 (50.27%) Linux
2 248 (33.16%) Python
3 237 (31.68%) Windows
4 204 (27.27%) Puppet
5 192 (25.67%) Java
6 185 (24.73%) VMware
7 183 (24.47%) Degree
8 179 (23.93%) Finance
9 176 (23.53%) Nagios
9 176 (23.53%) DevOps
10 174 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
11 163 (21.79%) MySQL
12 159 (21.26%) Perl
13 155 (20.72%) SQL
14 148 (19.79%) Opscode Chef
15 146 (19.52%) Amazon AWS
16 141 (18.85%) Firewall
17 138 (18.45%) Jenkins
18 132 (17.65%) Apache
19 129 (17.25%) SIEM
20 123 (16.44%) JavaScript
20 123 (16.44%) CISSP
21 121 (16.18%) DNS
22 120 (16.04%) VMware Infrastructure
23 117 (15.64%) Web Services
24 113 (15.11%) UNIX
24 113 (15.11%) TCP/IP
25 111 (14.84%) MongoDB
26 108 (14.44%) ArcSight
27 104 (13.90%) Bash Shell

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 132 (17.65%) Apache
2 88 (11.76%) OpenStack
3 80 (10.70%) IIS
4 69 (9.22%) Tomcat
5 49 (6.55%) Elasticsearch
6 42 (5.61%) Node.js
7 37 (4.95%) nginx
8 33 (4.41%) JBoss
9 28 (3.74%) WebLogic
10 26 (3.48%) Apache Spark
11 15 (2.01%) Apache Solr
12 13 (1.74%) Jetty
13 11 (1.47%) SharePoint
14 10 (1.34%) MS Exchange
15 9 (1.20%) Eucalyptus
16 7 (0.94%) Confluence
17 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
17 4 (0.53%) SAS
17 4 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
18 3 (0.40%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 33 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.34%) GNU Octave
3 9 (1.20%) MS Office
4 7 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.40%) SPSS
6 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.67%) Summit
2 3 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.27%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 146 (19.52%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (5.21%) IaaS
3 38 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 36 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (3.34%) SaaS
6 24 (3.21%) Sumo Logic
7 10 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (1.20%) Amazon S3
8 9 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (1.20%) PaaS
9 8 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (0.80%) GitHub
12 3 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.27%) Office 365
13 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 141 (18.85%) Firewall
2 121 (16.18%) DNS
3 113 (15.11%) TCP/IP
4 73 (9.76%) HTTP
5 69 (9.22%) Network Security
6 61 (8.16%) Internet
7 38 (5.08%) SAN
7 38 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
8 35 (4.68%) LDAP
9 33 (4.41%) VLAN
10 31 (4.14%) Intrusion Detection
11 30 (4.01%) SSL
12 27 (3.61%) VPN
12 27 (3.61%) LAN
13 25 (3.34%) WAN
14 24 (3.21%) BGP
14 24 (3.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 23 (3.07%) Wireshark
15 23 (3.07%) SMTP
16 21 (2.81%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (21.79%) MySQL
2 111 (14.84%) MongoDB
3 102 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 91 (12.17%) NoSQL
5 80 (10.70%) Hadoop
6 68 (9.09%) Redis
7 67 (8.96%) SQL Server
8 59 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
8 59 (7.89%) Big Data
9 55 (7.35%) HBase
10 41 (5.48%) Couchbase
11 31 (4.14%) Relational Database
12 28 (3.74%) Oracle Database
13 26 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (1.87%) InfluxDB
15 11 (1.47%) OpenTSDB
15 11 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (1.47%) Apache Hive
16 8 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 138 (18.45%) Jenkins
2 97 (12.97%) Git (software)
3 70 (9.36%) Maven
4 39 (5.21%) JIRA
5 36 (4.81%) Grunt
6 21 (2.81%) TeamCity
7 20 (2.67%) Subversion
8 14 (1.87%) Artifactory
9 13 (1.74%) Mercurial
10 8 (1.07%) VisualVM
11 7 (0.94%) Selenium
12 6 (0.80%) Ant
12 6 (0.80%) Gradle
13 5 (0.67%) SoapUI
13 5 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (0.53%) JUnit
14 4 (0.53%) ClearCase
14 4 (0.53%) SpecFlow
14 4 (0.53%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 179 (23.93%) Finance
2 56 (7.49%) Law
3 39 (5.21%) Banking
4 27 (3.61%) Advertising
4 27 (3.61%) Back Office
5 19 (2.54%) Retail
6 16 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 7 (0.94%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.94%) Games
9 6 (0.80%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.67%) Marketing
10 5 (0.67%) Legal
11 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.27%) Electronics
11 2 (0.27%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) German Language
12 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 122 (16.31%) Developer
1 122 (16.31%) Analyst
2 81 (10.83%) Consultant
3 80 (10.70%) Security Analyst
4 58 (7.75%) Security Consultant
5 53 (7.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 49 (6.55%) Security Engineer
7 46 (6.15%) Architect
8 45 (6.02%) IT Consultant
8 45 (6.02%) IT Security Consultant
9 39 (5.21%) Java Developer
10 32 (4.28%) Operations Engineer
11 31 (4.14%) Applications Support
12 27 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (2.94%) Support Analyst
13 22 (2.94%) Administrator
14 21 (2.81%) Linux Engineer
15 18 (2.41%) Support Engineer
15 18 (2.41%) DBA
16 17 (2.27%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (15.64%) Web Services
2 98 (13.10%) HTML
3 71 (9.49%) .NET
4 59 (7.89%) XML
4 59 (7.89%) jQuery
5 53 (7.09%) REST
5 53 (7.09%) CSS
6 50 (6.68%) JSON
7 49 (6.55%) HTML5
8 36 (4.81%) AngularJS
9 25 (3.34%) CSS3
10 24 (3.21%) Middleware
11 23 (3.07%) RESTful
12 21 (2.81%) J2EE
13 20 (2.67%) LAMP
14 19 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
15 16 (2.14%) MCollective
15 16 (2.14%) ActiveMQ
15 16 (2.14%) Servlets
16 15 (2.01%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 74 (9.89%) Data Centre
2 62 (8.29%) Computer Science
3 56 (7.49%) Management Information System
4 43 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (4.81%) Replication
6 29 (3.88%) Hedge funds
7 26 (3.48%) Public Cloud
8 23 (3.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 22 (2.94%) User Experience
10 19 (2.54%) PKI
11 18 (2.41%) Statistics
12 16 (2.14%) Visualisation
13 15 (2.01%) Mathematics
13 15 (2.01%) Mobile App
14 13 (1.74%) Clustering
15 12 (1.60%) Private Cloud
16 10 (1.34%) Cryptography
16 10 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
16 10 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
17 9 (1.20%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 376 (50.27%) Linux
2 237 (31.68%) Windows
3 113 (15.11%) UNIX
4 82 (10.96%) CentOS
5 64 (8.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (5.08%) CoreOS
7 37 (4.95%) Ubuntu
8 36 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.94%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.67%) Debian
13 4 (0.53%) Fedora
13 4 (0.53%) Solaris
14 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.27%) AIX
15 2 (0.27%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (23.53%) DevOps
2 174 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (17.25%) SIEM
4 86 (11.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 82 (10.96%) Information Security
6 79 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (10.43%) Performance Management
8 77 (10.29%) Project Management
9 72 (9.63%) TDD
9 72 (9.63%) Open Source
9 72 (9.63%) Security Architecture
10 62 (8.29%) Analytics
11 61 (8.16%) Incident Management
12 55 (7.35%) Configuration Management
12 55 (7.35%) E-Commerce
13 53 (7.09%) ITIL
13 53 (7.09%) Portfolio Management
14 51 (6.82%) Software Engineering
14 51 (6.82%) Mentoring
15 49 (6.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 248 (33.16%) Python
2 192 (25.67%) Java
3 159 (21.26%) Perl
4 155 (20.72%) SQL
5 123 (16.44%) JavaScript
6 104 (13.90%) Bash Shell
7 103 (13.77%) PHP
8 97 (12.97%) PowerShell
9 92 (12.30%) Ruby
10 67 (8.96%) C#
11 48 (6.42%) C++
12 42 (5.61%) Shell Script
13 41 (5.48%) Scala
14 39 (5.21%) Go
15 27 (3.61%) VBScript
16 19 (2.54%) PL/SQL
17 18 (2.41%) VB.NET
18 12 (1.60%) C
19 11 (1.47%) VB
20 10 (1.34%) R
Qualifications
1 183 (24.47%) Degree
2 123 (16.44%) CISSP
3 42 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (4.14%) GCIH
5 29 (3.88%) CEH
5 29 (3.88%) CISM
6 26 (3.48%) CCNP
7 25 (3.34%) CCNA
7 25 (3.34%) CISA
8 21 (2.81%) GCIA
9 20 (2.67%) Security Cleared
10 18 (2.41%) SC Cleared
11 17 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (2.01%) GIAC
13 10 (1.34%) Security+ Certification
13 10 (1.34%) CCSE
14 9 (1.20%) GCFA
15 7 (0.94%) EnCE
15 7 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.94%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (13.50%) PCI DSS
2 94 (12.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (4.41%) QA
4 23 (3.07%) SLA
5 7 (0.94%) FISMA
6 5 (0.67%) COBIT
7 4 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.13%) HIPAA
System Software
1 120 (16.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (7.49%) Docker
3 45 (6.02%) Active Directory
4 28 (3.74%) VirtualBox
5 24 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (3.21%) HDFS
6 18 (2.41%) Squid
6 18 (2.41%) Hyper-V
6 18 (2.41%) qmail
7 16 (2.14%) vSphere
8 13 (1.74%) Snort
9 9 (1.20%) VMware ESX
9 9 (1.20%) XenApp
10 7 (0.94%) DFS Replication
10 7 (0.94%) vCloud
11 6 (0.80%) KVM
12 5 (0.67%) Varnish
12 5 (0.67%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.40%) GlusterFS
14 2 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 204 (27.27%) Puppet
2 176 (23.53%) Nagios
3 148 (19.79%) Opscode Chef
4 94 (12.57%) Ansible
5 91 (12.17%) ZABBIX
6 61 (8.16%) logstash
7 56 (7.49%) Vagrant
8 51 (6.82%) Graphite
9 44 (5.88%) Salt
10 35 (4.68%) Cacti
11 27 (3.61%) Ganglia
12 24 (3.21%) Kibana
12 24 (3.21%) Kubernetes
13 19 (2.54%) SCCM
14 18 (2.41%) SolarWinds Orion
15 17 (2.27%) collectd
16 16 (2.14%) SCOM
17 14 (1.87%) CFEngine
18 13 (1.74%) Cisco UCCX
19 12 (1.60%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 185 (24.73%) VMware
2 108 (14.44%) ArcSight
3 96 (12.83%) Oracle
4 93 (12.43%) Cisco
5 87 (11.63%) Red Hat
6 57 (7.62%) Juniper
7 53 (7.09%) Microsoft
8 52 (6.95%) SolarWinds
9 51 (6.82%) F5
10 49 (6.55%) CheckPoint
11 46 (6.15%) Google
12 44 (5.88%) New Relic
13 42 (5.61%) McAfee
14 41 (5.48%) SaltStack
15 39 (5.21%) HP
16 31 (4.14%) IBM
16 31 (4.14%) LogRhythm
17 28 (3.74%) Citrix
18 27 (3.61%) Rackspace
19 22 (2.94%) Qualys
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £95,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stream Recruitment
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago