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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 751 753 832
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +79
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 151 123 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 107 86 32
Average salary £46,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £42,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-17.47% -1.90%

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
54348 51006 56396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.48% 47.80% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43047 41854 47152
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +6 147 £45,000 -18.18% 29
London -42 68 £51,250 -14.58% 15
South East -21 21 £33,500 -30.20% 3
North West - 17 £50,000 - 3
Leeds -18 15 £40,000 -27.27% 3
West Yorkshire -23 15 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Yorkshire -27 15 £40,000 -27.27% 3
East of England -17 10 £45,000 -
Manchester - 10 £50,000 - 3
Surrey +1 8 £41,250 -2.94% 2
West Midlands - 8 £38,000 -
Cheshire - 7 £45,000 -
Essex +9 6 - -
City of London -1 6 £57,500 +27.77% 6
Buckinghamshire +8 5 - -
East Sussex - 5 £33,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Birmingham - 5 - -
Brentwood +3 4 - -
Cambridgeshire +1 4 £45,000 -
Cambridge -6 4 £45,000 -
Leatherhead - 4 £37,500 -
South West - 4 £42,500 - 2
Basingstoke +3 3 - -
Hampshire -14 3 - -
Wilmslow - 3 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £47,500 - 1
Brighton - 3 £33,500 - 1
Scotland - 3 £47,500 - 1
Bristol - 2 £42,500 - 1

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 134 (39.64%) Linux
2 125 (36.98%) Windows
3 87 (25.74%) UNIX
3 87 (25.74%) Java
4 79 (23.37%) Python
4 79 (23.37%) Nagios
5 74 (21.89%) Finance
5 74 (21.89%) Network Security
6 68 (20.12%) Firewall
7 65 (19.23%) Puppet
8 63 (18.64%) JavaScript
9 58 (17.16%) CheckPoint
10 57 (16.86%) TCP/IP
11 54 (15.98%) SQL
11 54 (15.98%) .NET
11 54 (15.98%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (15.38%) ITIL
13 51 (15.09%) Cisco
13 51 (15.09%) SIEM
14 48 (14.20%) DevOps
15 47 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
15 47 (13.91%) Juniper
15 47 (13.91%) Git (software)
16 45 (13.31%) Snort
16 45 (13.31%) C#
17 44 (13.02%) Tomcat
18 42 (12.43%) Windows Server 2008
19 41 (12.13%) Apache
19 41 (12.13%) Jenkins
20 40 (11.83%) Information Security

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 44 (13.02%) Tomcat
2 41 (12.13%) Apache
3 37 (10.95%) IIS
4 19 (5.62%) nginx
5 15 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.55%) WebLogic
7 10 (2.96%) MS Exchange
8 8 (2.37%) OpenStack
9 7 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (1.78%) Apache Pig
11 5 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.48%) Confluence
11 5 (1.48%) CMS
12 4 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (1.18%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.18%) Node.js
13 3 (0.89%) Tornado
13 3 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.59%) SAS
14 2 (0.59%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 14 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.48%) MS Office
3 3 (0.89%) Weka
4 2 (0.59%) SPSS
4 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.59%) Magento
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.78%) IaaS
3 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.89%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (0.59%) SaaS
6 1 (0.30%) PaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 74 (21.89%) Network Security
2 68 (20.12%) Firewall
3 57 (16.86%) TCP/IP
4 36 (10.65%) Internet
5 29 (8.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 26 (7.69%) LDAP
7 21 (6.21%) SAN
8 17 (5.03%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (4.73%) LAN
9 16 (4.73%) BGP
10 14 (4.14%) OSPF
10 14 (4.14%) DNS
11 13 (3.85%) WAN
11 13 (3.85%) HTTP
12 12 (3.55%) VPN
13 11 (3.25%) SNMP
14 10 (2.96%) Ethernet
14 10 (2.96%) Cisco PIX
14 10 (2.96%) TACACS
15 8 (2.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.24%) MySQL
2 33 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 26 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 23 (6.80%) Big Data
5 20 (5.92%) MongoDB
6 18 (5.33%) Hadoop
7 13 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (3.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (3.25%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.96%) Apache Hive
10 9 (2.66%) Redis
11 8 (2.37%) HBase
11 8 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.78%) QlikView
13 6 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 47 (13.91%) Git (software)
2 41 (12.13%) Jenkins
3 32 (9.47%) Subversion
4 19 (5.62%) Maven
4 19 (5.62%) Ant
5 14 (4.14%) Eclipse
5 14 (4.14%) Introscope
5 14 (4.14%) JIRA
5 14 (4.14%) Xcode
6 13 (3.85%) Hudson
7 12 (3.55%) VisualVM
8 8 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.07%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.78%) Metasploit
10 6 (1.78%) JUnit
11 4 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.89%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.89%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.89%) JMeter
General
1 74 (21.89%) Finance
2 31 (9.17%) Games
2 31 (9.17%) Banking
3 26 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.03%) Retail
5 16 (4.73%) Law
6 9 (2.66%) Publishing
6 9 (2.66%) Online Betting
7 7 (2.07%) Marketing
7 7 (2.07%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.48%) Advertising
9 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.59%) Front Office
10 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.30%) French Language
11 1 (0.30%) German Language
11 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 88 (26.04%) Analyst
2 50 (14.79%) Security Analyst
3 32 (9.47%) Developer
4 31 (9.17%) Consultant
5 27 (7.99%) DevOps Engineer
6 26 (7.69%) Architect
7 24 (7.10%) Administrator
8 23 (6.80%) Support Analyst
9 22 (6.51%) Senior Analyst
10 20 (5.92%) Systems Administrator
11 19 (5.62%) Senior Security Analyst
12 18 (5.33%) IT Security Analyst
13 16 (4.73%) Linux Administrator
14 15 (4.44%) Network Engineer
14 15 (4.44%) Security Advisor
15 14 (4.14%) Security Specialist
16 13 (3.85%) Java Developer
16 13 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
16 13 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 11 (3.25%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (15.98%) .NET
2 38 (11.24%) HTML
3 31 (9.17%) Web Services
4 26 (7.69%) XML
5 24 (7.10%) Spring
5 24 (7.10%) HTML5
6 23 (6.80%) Middleware
7 16 (4.73%) COM+
8 15 (4.44%) jQuery
9 14 (4.14%) PhoneGap
10 12 (3.55%) JDBC
10 12 (3.55%) J2EE
10 12 (3.55%) Servlets
11 11 (3.25%) Apache Flex
12 9 (2.66%) Django
12 9 (2.66%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (2.66%) JSP
13 8 (2.37%) SOAP
13 8 (2.37%) LAMP
13 8 (2.37%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (10.36%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (7.99%) Computer Science
4 21 (6.21%) Open Source
5 20 (5.92%) Social Media
5 20 (5.92%) Management Information System
6 14 (4.14%) Online Games
7 12 (3.55%) Visualisation
8 11 (3.25%) DataPower
9 6 (1.78%) User Experience
10 5 (1.48%) Replication
10 5 (1.48%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.48%) NHS
10 5 (1.48%) Wiki
11 4 (1.18%) PKI
11 4 (1.18%) Clustering
12 3 (0.89%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.59%) iPad
13 2 (0.59%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.59%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 134 (39.64%) Linux
2 125 (36.98%) Windows
3 87 (25.74%) UNIX
4 42 (12.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (11.24%) Ubuntu
6 37 (10.95%) CentOS
7 29 (8.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (5.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (4.44%) Android
10 12 (3.55%) Apple iOS
11 11 (3.25%) Solaris
12 6 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (1.48%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.59%) SELinux
15 1 (0.30%) Fedora
15 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (15.98%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (15.38%) ITIL
3 51 (15.09%) SIEM
4 48 (14.20%) DevOps
5 40 (11.83%) Information Security
6 36 (10.65%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (10.06%) E-Commerce
8 32 (9.47%) SOA
9 31 (9.17%) Analytics
10 29 (8.58%) Configuration Management
11 24 (7.10%) Load Balancing
12 23 (6.80%) Change Management
13 21 (6.21%) Workflow
14 20 (5.92%) Cyber Security
14 20 (5.92%) Vulnerability Management
15 19 (5.62%) Capacity Management
15 19 (5.62%) Service Management
15 19 (5.62%) Data Analysis
16 17 (5.03%) Scrum
16 17 (5.03%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 87 (25.74%) Java
2 79 (23.37%) Python
3 63 (18.64%) JavaScript
4 54 (15.98%) SQL
5 45 (13.31%) C#
6 33 (9.76%) Perl
7 27 (7.99%) Ruby
8 25 (7.40%) Bash Shell
9 21 (6.21%) PHP
10 17 (5.03%) Shell Script
11 14 (4.14%) Objective-C
11 14 (4.14%) ActionScript
11 14 (4.14%) PowerShell
12 12 (3.55%) PL/SQL
13 11 (3.25%) C++
14 10 (2.96%) C
15 8 (2.37%) BeanShell
16 7 (2.07%) R
17 5 (1.48%) VB
17 5 (1.48%) AWK
Qualifications
1 31 (9.17%) Degree
2 28 (8.28%) CISSP
3 25 (7.40%) Security Cleared
4 20 (5.92%) SC Cleared
5 13 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.55%) CISM
7 10 (2.96%) CCNA
8 9 (2.66%) CEH
9 8 (2.37%) GIAC
9 8 (2.37%) ISEB
10 7 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.78%) CCSE
11 6 (1.78%) CCNP
11 6 (1.78%) SSCP
11 6 (1.78%) CCSA
12 5 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (1.18%) MCSE
13 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (6.21%) PCI DSS
3 20 (5.92%) SLA
4 10 (2.96%) ISO 9001
5 9 (2.66%) QA
6 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 45 (13.31%) Snort
2 27 (7.99%) Active Directory
3 26 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.66%) VMware ESX
4 9 (2.66%) vSphere
5 8 (2.37%) vCloud
6 6 (1.78%) Nmap
7 4 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.89%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.89%) Varnish
9 2 (0.59%) Postfix
10 1 (0.30%) XenServer
10 1 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.30%) NFS
10 1 (0.30%) Xen
10 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 79 (23.37%) Nagios
2 65 (19.23%) Puppet
3 33 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (8.88%) Opsview
5 24 (7.10%) logstash
6 22 (6.51%) Nessus
7 20 (5.92%) Munin
8 17 (5.03%) McAfee ePO
9 14 (4.14%) ZABBIX
9 14 (4.14%) Kibana
10 13 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 12 (3.55%) OpenView
12 10 (2.96%) SolarWinds Orion
12 10 (2.96%) Cobbler
13 9 (2.66%) Zenoss
13 9 (2.66%) Graylog2
14 7 (2.07%) Cacti
14 7 (2.07%) EMC NetWorker
14 7 (2.07%) Tivoli
14 7 (2.07%) Netcool
Vendors
1 58 (17.16%) CheckPoint
2 51 (15.09%) Cisco
3 47 (13.91%) Juniper
4 38 (11.24%) Microsoft
5 37 (10.95%) Oracle
5 37 (10.95%) VMware
6 33 (9.76%) McAfee
6 33 (9.76%) IBM
7 32 (9.47%) Red Hat
8 28 (8.28%) Sourcefire
8 28 (8.28%) ArcSight
9 27 (7.99%) F5
9 27 (7.99%) HP
10 25 (7.40%) SolarWinds
11 24 (7.10%) LogRhythm
11 24 (7.10%) JBoss
12 21 (6.21%) Perforce
13 16 (4.73%) Qualys
13 16 (4.73%) Websense
14 15 (4.44%) Citrix
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Varied
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Forman IT
Salary: BENS + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £28,780 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Discovery Education
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 14 days ago