Period
to 29 October 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Splunk over the 6 months to 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Splunk, Inc.

Splunk
UK > England
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 332 379 410
Rank change year-on-year +47 +31 +47
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 401 1,047 1,176
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.88% 0.82% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.26% 1.96% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 316 646 774
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £40,625 £35,000 £36,400
90th Percentile £87,500 £91,875 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% -

Splunk is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 17,717 53,417 65,086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.81% 41.95% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14,137 41,137 50,959
Median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in England

Splunk
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Splunk in England.

Salary trend for Splunk in England

Splunk
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Splunk in England over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Splunk in England

Splunk
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the England region over the 6 months to 29 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 170 £65,000 -3.70% 23
South East +117 80 £50,000 -13.79% 17
North of England +187 64 £62,500 +8.70% 16
South West +37 36 £51,593 +14.65% 7
Midlands +91 34 £57,500 +21.05% 5
North West +147 32 £55,000 -4.35% 6
West Midlands +94 30 £57,500 +21.05% 4
Yorkshire +128 27 £65,000 +30.00% 8
East of England +117 14 £65,000 +30.00% 7
North East +30 5 £65,000 +44.44% 2
East Midlands +61 4 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Splunk
UK

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, IT jobs citing Splunk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 170 (42.39%) AWS
2 166 (41.40%) Python
3 132 (32.92%) DevOps
4 129 (32.17%) Linux
5 114 (28.43%) SIEM
6 110 (27.43%) Java
7 107 (26.68%) Finance
8 103 (25.69%) Security Cleared
9 101 (25.19%) Kubernetes
10 97 (24.19%) Terraform
11 92 (22.94%) Grafana
11 92 (22.94%) Azure
12 87 (21.70%) SC Cleared
12 87 (21.70%) Agile Software Development
13 84 (20.95%) Microsoft
13 84 (20.95%) Docker
14 81 (20.20%) Windows
15 78 (19.45%) Cybersecurity
16 75 (18.70%) SQL
17 72 (17.96%) LogRhythm
18 71 (17.71%) Firewall
19 70 (17.46%) Ansible
20 69 (17.21%) Elasticsearch
21 63 (15.71%) Public Sector
22 61 (15.21%) GCP
23 60 (14.96%) Spring
24 59 (14.71%) Security Operations
25 58 (14.46%) Cisco
26 54 (13.47%) QRadar
26 54 (13.47%) Apache Spark

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 69 (17.21%) Elasticsearch
2 54 (13.47%) Apache Spark
3 46 (11.47%) Apache
4 21 (5.24%) Confluence
5 18 (4.49%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.49%) IIS
7 5 (1.25%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.00%) nginx
8 4 (1.00%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.75%) CMS
10 2 (0.50%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (6.73%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.75%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.25%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 170 (42.39%) AWS
2 92 (22.94%) Azure
3 61 (15.21%) GCP
4 41 (10.22%) GitHub
5 40 (9.98%) Office 365
5 40 (9.98%) SaaS
6 36 (8.98%) Serverless
6 36 (8.98%) Stackdriver
7 35 (8.73%) Amazon S3
8 34 (8.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 26 (6.48%) AWS Lambda
10 22 (5.49%) Amazon SQS
10 22 (5.49%) AWS CloudFormation
11 19 (4.74%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (4.74%) PaaS
12 18 (4.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 16 (3.99%) OpenShift
14 12 (2.99%) Amazon Kinesis
14 12 (2.99%) IaaS
15 9 (2.24%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 71 (17.71%) Firewall
2 34 (8.48%) BGP
2 34 (8.48%) OSPF
3 31 (7.73%) Wireless
4 30 (7.48%) Multicast
5 29 (7.23%) Network Security
6 23 (5.74%) Internet
7 21 (5.24%) IGMP
7 21 (5.24%) SNMP
8 20 (4.99%) Intrusion Detection
9 18 (4.49%) LAN
10 17 (4.24%) TCP/IP
11 16 (3.99%) WAN
12 15 (3.74%) VPN
13 14 (3.49%) DNS
14 13 (3.24%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 8 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 7 (1.75%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (11.22%) PostgreSQL
2 43 (10.72%) Big Data
3 29 (7.23%) SQL Server
4 28 (6.98%) MongoDB
5 26 (6.48%) NoSQL
6 25 (6.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 23 (5.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 15 (3.74%) Hadoop
8 15 (3.74%) MySQL
9 14 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (3.24%) Amazon Redshift
11 10 (2.49%) Amazon Athena
11 10 (2.49%) Data Lake
12 9 (2.24%) Relational Database
12 9 (2.24%) Tableau
13 8 (2.00%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.75%) DataStax
15 6 (1.50%) Amazon Aurora
16 5 (1.25%) Looker
17 4 (1.00%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 43 (10.72%) Jenkins
2 39 (9.73%) Gradle
3 34 (8.48%) Git (software)
4 33 (8.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 32 (7.98%) JIRA
6 27 (6.73%) TeamCity
7 20 (4.99%) Maven
8 18 (4.49%) JUnit
9 14 (3.49%) Bitbucket
9 14 (3.49%) Sonatype Nexus
10 13 (3.24%) GitLab
11 12 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.50%) Artifactory
12 6 (1.50%) Bitbucket Server
12 6 (1.50%) SonarQube
12 6 (1.50%) Vagrant
13 5 (1.25%) Pylint
13 5 (1.25%) Sourcetree
14 4 (1.00%) CircleCI
15 3 (0.75%) GoCD
General
1 107 (26.68%) Finance
2 63 (15.71%) Public Sector
3 52 (12.97%) Telecoms
4 26 (6.48%) Law
5 23 (5.74%) Electronics
5 23 (5.74%) Manufacturing
5 23 (5.74%) Marketing
6 16 (3.99%) Banking
7 13 (3.24%) Games
8 9 (2.24%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.00%) Military
9 4 (1.00%) Retail
10 3 (0.75%) Front Office
11 2 (0.50%) Advertising
11 2 (0.50%) French Language
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (19.70%) Developer
2 52 (12.97%) DevOps Engineer
3 47 (11.72%) Analyst
3 47 (11.72%) Security Engineer
4 43 (10.72%) Senior Developer
5 39 (9.73%) Architect
6 37 (9.23%) Java Developer
7 26 (6.48%) Operations Engineer
8 23 (5.74%) Splunk Engineer
9 20 (4.99%) Digital Developer
9 20 (4.99%) Digital Transformation
9 20 (4.99%) Network Architect
10 19 (4.74%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (4.24%) SOC Analyst
12 16 (3.99%) AWS Engineer
12 16 (3.99%) Consultant
13 15 (3.74%) Full Stack Developer
13 15 (3.74%) Senior DevOps
13 15 (3.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 14 (3.49%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (14.96%) Spring
2 52 (12.97%) RabbitMQ
3 42 (10.47%) Elastic Stack
4 36 (8.98%) Spring Integration
5 29 (7.23%) HTML
6 26 (6.48%) AngularJS
7 25 (6.23%) CSS
8 23 (5.74%) .NET
9 22 (5.49%) Web Services
10 21 (5.24%) Node.js
10 21 (5.24%) Spring Boot
11 18 (4.49%) ActiveMQ
11 18 (4.49%) Apache Camel
11 18 (4.49%) J2EE
11 18 (4.49%) Struts
11 18 (4.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (3.99%) .NET Framework
13 14 (3.49%) Kafka
13 14 (3.49%) React
14 11 (2.74%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.98%) Data Centre
2 30 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.99%) Public Cloud
4 22 (5.49%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.49%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (3.24%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (2.49%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (2.00%) Cyberattack
9 7 (1.75%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.00%) CMDB
10 4 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.00%) PKI
11 3 (0.75%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (0.75%) Smartcard
11 3 (0.75%) User Experience
12 2 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (0.25%) Cyber Defence
13 1 (0.25%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 129 (32.17%) Linux
2 81 (20.20%) Windows
3 23 (5.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (4.49%) CentOS
5 16 (3.99%) Windows Server
6 13 (3.24%) Unix
7 12 (2.99%) Mac OS
8 7 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.75%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.50%) CoreOS
9 6 (1.50%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (1.25%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.00%) Mesosphere
11 4 (1.00%) Solaris
12 2 (0.50%) Android
12 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (32.92%) DevOps
2 114 (28.43%) SIEM
3 87 (21.70%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (19.45%) Cybersecurity
5 59 (14.71%) Security Operations
6 53 (13.22%) Infrastructure as Code
7 52 (12.97%) Service Management
8 43 (10.72%) Configuration Management
9 41 (10.22%) ITSM
10 36 (8.98%) API Integration
11 34 (8.48%) Information Security
12 32 (7.98%) Analytics
12 32 (7.98%) Microservices
12 32 (7.98%) Problem-Solving
13 31 (7.73%) ITIL
14 30 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (7.48%) Fintech
14 30 (7.48%) Low Latency
15 29 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (6.73%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (41.40%) Python
2 110 (27.43%) Java
3 75 (18.70%) SQL
4 50 (12.47%) Bash Shell
5 40 (9.98%) JavaScript
6 27 (6.73%) PowerShell
7 26 (6.48%) C#
8 22 (5.49%) Perl
9 21 (5.24%) TypeScript
10 18 (4.49%) Scala
11 11 (2.74%) R
11 11 (2.74%) Ruby
12 9 (2.24%) C++
12 9 (2.24%) Go
13 6 (1.50%) C
13 6 (1.50%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.25%) XPath
15 3 (0.75%) Kotlin
15 3 (0.75%) PHP
16 2 (0.50%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 103 (25.69%) Security Cleared
2 87 (21.70%) SC Cleared
3 49 (12.22%) Degree
4 44 (10.97%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (8.98%) SANS
6 32 (7.98%) CCNP
7 29 (7.23%) CCIE
8 26 (6.48%) CISSP
9 16 (3.99%) CCNA
9 16 (3.99%) CREST Certified
10 13 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (2.74%) MCSE
12 9 (2.24%) GPEN
12 9 (2.24%) Postgraduate
13 8 (2.00%) CEH
14 7 (1.75%) CISM
15 6 (1.50%) GCIH
15 6 (1.50%) RHCE
16 5 (1.25%) DV Cleared
16 5 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.74%) SLA
2 19 (4.74%) NIST
3 13 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (2.49%) GDPR
5 9 (2.24%) COBIT
5 9 (2.24%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (2.00%) ISO 9001
7 7 (1.75%) QA
8 6 (1.50%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.50%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.25%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.25%) PSD2
System Software
1 84 (20.95%) Docker
2 42 (10.47%) Active Directory
3 28 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.00%) VMware NSX
5 6 (1.50%) GlusterFS
5 6 (1.50%) VirtualBox
6 4 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.75%) Firmware
7 3 (0.75%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.75%) Snort
7 3 (0.75%) vSphere
8 2 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.25%) LXC
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.25%) Xen
9 1 (0.25%) XenApp
9 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 101 (25.19%) Kubernetes
2 97 (24.19%) Terraform
3 92 (22.94%) Grafana
4 70 (17.46%) Ansible
5 54 (13.47%) QRadar
6 41 (10.22%) Puppet
7 25 (6.23%) Prometheus
8 23 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (3.99%) Kibana
10 15 (3.74%) logstash
10 15 (3.74%) Nagios
11 10 (2.49%) ZABBIX
12 9 (2.24%) SCCM
13 5 (1.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 4 (1.00%) Consul
14 4 (1.00%) Fluentd
14 4 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (1.00%) Nessus
14 4 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
14 4 (1.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 84 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 72 (17.96%) LogRhythm
3 58 (14.46%) Cisco
4 46 (11.47%) Google
5 44 (10.97%) ServiceNow
6 41 (10.22%) Palo Alto
7 40 (9.98%) VMware
8 34 (8.48%) CheckPoint
9 33 (8.23%) ArcSight
9 33 (8.23%) IBM
10 27 (6.73%) Oracle
11 25 (6.23%) SAP
12 24 (5.99%) AlienVault
12 24 (5.99%) CyberArk
12 24 (5.99%) NetWitness
13 23 (5.74%) BeyondTrust
13 23 (5.74%) Bomgar
13 23 (5.74%) Thycotic
14 20 (4.99%) Red Hat
15 17 (4.24%) Fortinet