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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 736 750 831
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +81
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 165 120 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 116 76 40
Average salary £50,000 £56,250 £57,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £63,100 £77,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +4.76%

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
55396 51391 57056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.29% 47.92% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43945 42081 47956
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 August 2014 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 21 August 2014. 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 +18 161 £50,000 -11.11% 20
London -10 84 £50,000 -13.04% 11
West Yorkshire -29 19 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Leeds -39 19 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Yorkshire -53 19 £40,000 -27.27% 5
South East -27 18 £45,000 -25.00% 2
City of London -9 16 £90,000 +100.00% 4
North West - 13 £50,000 -
East of England -7 11 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 9 £47,750 - 1
Manchester - 8 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire +3 6 £45,000 -
Cambridge -5 6 £45,000 -
Surrey -7 6 £38,750 -44.64% 1
South West - 6 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire -4 5 - -
Wiltshire - 5 - -
Essex - 5 - -
Birmingham - 5 - -
Brentwood - 5 - -
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Basingstoke -2 4 £50,000 -
Hampshire -13 4 £50,000 -28.57%
Cheshire - 4 £42,500 -
Swindon - 4 - -
Berkshire +2 3 £28,000 -
Scotland - 3 £47,500 -
Wilmslow - 3 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £47,500 -
Egham - 2 - -

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 131 (39.46%) Linux
2 105 (31.63%) Windows
3 90 (27.11%) Java
4 83 (25.00%) UNIX
5 81 (24.40%) Python
5 81 (24.40%) Nagios
6 80 (24.10%) Finance
7 71 (21.39%) Network Security
8 65 (19.58%) JavaScript
8 65 (19.58%) Puppet
9 60 (18.07%) SQL
10 57 (17.17%) .NET
11 56 (16.87%) TCP/IP
12 52 (15.66%) CheckPoint
12 52 (15.66%) Firewall
13 51 (15.36%) SIEM
14 50 (15.06%) Git (software)
15 49 (14.76%) Apache
16 48 (14.46%) ITIL
17 47 (14.16%) HTML
17 47 (14.16%) Tomcat
17 47 (14.16%) Information Security
18 46 (13.86%) C#
18 46 (13.86%) Snort
19 45 (13.55%) DevOps
20 42 (12.65%) Games
21 41 (12.35%) Perl
21 41 (12.35%) Subversion
22 40 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
23 39 (11.75%) Web Services

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 49 (14.76%) Apache
2 47 (14.16%) Tomcat
3 26 (7.83%) IIS
4 18 (5.42%) nginx
5 12 (3.61%) WebLogic
6 11 (3.31%) CMS
6 11 (3.31%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.71%) Drupal
8 8 (2.41%) OpenStack
9 7 (2.11%) EPiServer CMS
10 6 (1.81%) Eucalyptus
10 6 (1.81%) Apache Pig
11 4 (1.20%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (1.20%) Node.js
11 4 (1.20%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.20%) SAS
11 4 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (1.20%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (2.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.11%) MS Office
3 5 (1.51%) SPSS
4 3 (0.90%) Weka
5 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (0.60%) Magento
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (2.11%) IBM SmartCloud
4 6 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.90%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.90%) SaaS
5 3 (0.90%) PaaS
5 3 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.90%) CloudFront
5 3 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (21.39%) Network Security
2 56 (16.87%) TCP/IP
3 52 (15.66%) Firewall
4 34 (10.24%) Internet
5 27 (8.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 24 (7.23%) LDAP
7 21 (6.33%) DNS
8 15 (4.52%) HTTP
9 11 (3.31%) SNMP
9 11 (3.31%) LAN
10 10 (3.01%) VPN
10 10 (3.01%) SSL
11 9 (2.71%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (2.71%) BGP
12 8 (2.41%) OSPF
12 8 (2.41%) WAN
12 8 (2.41%) Cisco PIX
13 7 (2.11%) tcpdump
13 7 (2.11%) HTTPS
13 7 (2.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.45%) MySQL
2 25 (7.53%) NoSQL
3 23 (6.93%) SQL Server
4 21 (6.33%) Big Data
5 20 (6.02%) MongoDB
6 18 (5.42%) Hadoop
7 13 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (3.01%) Apache Hive
9 9 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (2.41%) QlikView
10 8 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.41%) HBase
10 8 (2.41%) Redis
10 8 (2.41%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (2.11%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 50 (15.06%) Git (software)
2 41 (12.35%) Subversion
3 34 (10.24%) Jenkins
4 21 (6.33%) Maven
5 19 (5.72%) Ant
6 16 (4.82%) Eclipse
6 16 (4.82%) Introscope
6 16 (4.82%) Xcode
7 13 (3.92%) Hudson
8 12 (3.61%) VisualVM
9 11 (3.31%) JIRA
10 8 (2.41%) JUnit
11 6 (1.81%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (1.81%) Metasploit
12 4 (1.20%) Mockito
13 3 (0.90%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.90%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.90%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 80 (24.10%) Finance
2 42 (12.65%) Games
3 34 (10.24%) Banking
4 27 (8.13%) Telecoms
5 17 (5.12%) Marketing
6 16 (4.82%) Publishing
7 15 (4.52%) Retail
8 11 (3.31%) Law
9 10 (3.01%) Online Betting
10 6 (1.81%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.51%) Advertising
12 3 (0.90%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.60%) Front Office
13 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.30%) French Language
14 1 (0.30%) German Language
14 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 81 (24.40%) Analyst
2 44 (13.25%) Security Analyst
3 35 (10.54%) Developer
4 34 (10.24%) Architect
5 32 (9.64%) Consultant
6 23 (6.93%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (6.63%) Support Analyst
7 22 (6.63%) Administrator
8 21 (6.33%) IT Security Analyst
9 17 (5.12%) Senior Analyst
10 16 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
10 16 (4.82%) Security Specialist
11 15 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
11 15 (4.52%) Security Architect
11 15 (4.52%) Linux Administrator
12 14 (4.22%) Senior Security Analyst
12 14 (4.22%) Java Developer
12 14 (4.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 13 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (17.17%) .NET
2 47 (14.16%) HTML
3 39 (11.75%) Web Services
4 32 (9.64%) HTML5
5 28 (8.43%) Spring
6 26 (7.83%) XML
7 24 (7.23%) Middleware
8 16 (4.82%) PhoneGap
9 14 (4.22%) J2EE
10 13 (3.92%) CSS
10 13 (3.92%) LAMP
10 13 (3.92%) jQuery
11 12 (3.61%) Servlets
11 12 (3.61%) JDBC
12 11 (3.31%) Apache Flex
13 10 (3.01%) COM+
13 10 (3.01%) ASP.NET
13 10 (3.01%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (2.71%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (2.71%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.84%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (8.43%) Computer Science
3 26 (7.83%) Open Source
4 24 (7.23%) Social Media
5 20 (6.02%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.52%) Online Games
7 12 (3.61%) Visualisation
8 11 (3.31%) DataPower
9 8 (2.41%) PKI
10 7 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (1.20%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.20%) NHS
12 3 (0.90%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.90%) Clustering
12 3 (0.90%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.90%) Wiki
13 2 (0.60%) CESG
13 2 (0.60%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.60%) Fixed Income
14 1 (0.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 131 (39.46%) Linux
2 105 (31.63%) Windows
3 83 (25.00%) UNIX
4 37 (11.14%) CentOS
5 35 (10.54%) Ubuntu
6 30 (9.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (8.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (5.12%) Android
9 12 (3.61%) Solaris
9 12 (3.61%) Apple iOS
9 12 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (2.11%) SELinux
11 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.30%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (15.36%) SIEM
2 48 (14.46%) ITIL
3 47 (14.16%) Information Security
4 45 (13.55%) DevOps
5 40 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (10.84%) SOA
7 35 (10.54%) Analytics
8 33 (9.94%) Configuration Management
9 25 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (7.53%) Scrum
9 25 (7.53%) Kanban
10 24 (7.23%) E-Commerce
11 23 (6.93%) Vulnerability Management
12 22 (6.63%) Cyber Security
12 22 (6.63%) Load Balancing
13 21 (6.33%) Change Management
14 20 (6.02%) Workflow
15 19 (5.72%) Service Management
15 19 (5.72%) Performance Tuning
16 17 (5.12%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (27.11%) Java
2 81 (24.40%) Python
3 65 (19.58%) JavaScript
4 60 (18.07%) SQL
5 46 (13.86%) C#
6 41 (12.35%) Perl
7 29 (8.73%) Ruby
8 28 (8.43%) PHP
9 22 (6.63%) Bash Shell
10 16 (4.82%) ActionScript
10 16 (4.82%) Objective-C
11 15 (4.52%) Shell Script
11 15 (4.52%) C
12 12 (3.61%) PL/SQL
13 11 (3.31%) C++
13 11 (3.31%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.41%) BeanShell
15 5 (1.51%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.20%) AWK
16 4 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (9.04%) CISSP
2 29 (8.73%) Degree
3 25 (7.53%) Security Cleared
4 22 (6.63%) SC Cleared
5 15 (4.52%) CISM
6 9 (2.71%) GIAC
6 9 (2.71%) CEH
7 8 (2.41%) ISEB
8 7 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.81%) CCNA
9 6 (1.81%) SSCP
10 5 (1.51%) CISA
10 5 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (1.20%) MCSE
11 4 (1.20%) CCNP
11 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.90%) CCSE
12 3 (0.90%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.72%) PCI DSS
2 18 (5.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (5.12%) SLA
4 14 (4.22%) QA
5 12 (3.61%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (13.86%) Snort
2 17 (5.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.82%) Active Directory
4 13 (3.92%) vSphere
4 13 (3.92%) Varnish
5 10 (3.01%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.41%) vCloud
7 6 (1.81%) Nmap
8 3 (0.90%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.30%) NFS
9 1 (0.30%) Xen
9 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.30%) Postfix
9 1 (0.30%) XenServer
9 1 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 81 (24.40%) Nagios
2 65 (19.58%) Puppet
3 30 (9.04%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (9.04%) Opsview
4 24 (7.23%) Nessus
5 22 (6.63%) Munin
6 20 (6.02%) McAfee ePO
7 19 (5.72%) OpenView
8 15 (4.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 14 (4.22%) logstash
10 13 (3.92%) Cacti
11 11 (3.31%) Ganglia
11 11 (3.31%) Cobbler
12 10 (3.01%) ZABBIX
13 9 (2.71%) Kibana
13 9 (2.71%) Graylog2
14 8 (2.41%) Netcool
14 8 (2.41%) Zenoss
15 7 (2.11%) SolarWinds Orion
16 6 (1.81%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 52 (15.66%) CheckPoint
2 39 (11.75%) Juniper
3 38 (11.45%) McAfee
4 37 (11.14%) Microsoft
5 36 (10.84%) Cisco
6 34 (10.24%) IBM
6 34 (10.24%) Red Hat
7 32 (9.64%) Oracle
8 31 (9.34%) VMware
9 29 (8.73%) ArcSight
10 27 (8.13%) HP
11 26 (7.83%) LogRhythm
12 25 (7.53%) SolarWinds
12 25 (7.53%) Sourcefire
13 23 (6.93%) Perforce
13 23 (6.93%) JBoss
14 21 (6.33%) F5
15 18 (5.42%) Qualys
15 18 (5.42%) Websense
16 15 (4.52%) Blue Coat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dudley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £21388 - £27901 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Salary: Excellet Base+25 annual leave days +Pvt Ins+Pension+Life Assurance
Posted: 23 days ago