Period
to 29 July 2021

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 July 2021 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 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 418 356 403
Rank change year-on-year -62 +47 +4
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 720 521 1,025
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.72% 0.82% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.88% 2.03% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 423 391 697
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
75th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £92,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 38,228 25,649 55,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.25% 40.38% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26,168 20,121 43,479
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,625 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £53,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.87% +7.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £54,250 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.00% +1.01%

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 July 2021.

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 July 2021. 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 -53 375 £75,000 - 67
South West -22 96 £55,000 +6.60% 5
South East -98 87 £60,000 +14.29% 14
North of England -33 85 £67,500 +3.85% 23
Yorkshire -37 67 £67,500 +3.85% 16
East of England -24 27 £57,500 -4.17% 3
Midlands -106 25 £70,000 +27.27% 7
West Midlands -89 20 £75,000 +36.36% 7
North West -57 15 £72,500 +7.41% 6
East Midlands -47 5 £62,500 -3.85%
North East - 3 £60,000 - 1
Splunk
UK

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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.

1 325 (45.14%) AWS
2 293 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
3 278 (38.61%) Azure
4 261 (36.25%) DevOps
5 255 (35.42%) Linux
6 238 (33.06%) Docker
7 232 (32.22%) Kubernetes
7 232 (32.22%) Python
8 216 (30.00%) Java
9 206 (28.61%) SIEM
10 199 (27.64%) Windows
10 199 (27.64%) Social Skills
11 178 (24.72%) Jenkins
12 176 (24.44%) Ansible
13 171 (23.75%) Terraform
14 169 (23.47%) Cybersecurity
15 153 (21.25%) Elastic Stack
16 152 (21.11%) Firewall
17 142 (19.72%) GCP
18 141 (19.58%) Microsoft
19 132 (18.33%) Git (software)
20 126 (17.50%) Software Engineering
21 122 (16.94%) PowerShell
22 116 (16.11%) Infrastructure as Code
23 114 (15.83%) SQL
24 112 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
25 111 (15.42%) Prometheus
26 107 (14.86%) Analytics
27 97 (13.47%) Bash Shell
27 97 (13.47%) Problem-Solving

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 57 (7.92%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (4.03%) Apache Spark
3 15 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 14 (1.94%) Confluence
5 6 (0.83%) Apache
5 6 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.69%) IIS
6 5 (0.69%) nginx
7 2 (0.28%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.28%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.28%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Pulsar
8 1 (0.14%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.83%) Gephi
3 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (3.47%) Sentinel
2 5 (0.69%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (0.69%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 325 (45.14%) AWS
2 278 (38.61%) Azure
3 142 (19.72%) GCP
4 80 (11.11%) Serverless
5 60 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
6 59 (8.19%) PaaS
7 57 (7.92%) IaaS
8 54 (7.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 52 (7.22%) AWS CloudFormation
10 47 (6.53%) Azure Sentinel
11 43 (5.97%) Amazon S3
12 41 (5.69%) Microsoft 365
12 41 (5.69%) OpenShift
13 37 (5.14%) Amazon ECS
13 37 (5.14%) SaaS
14 30 (4.17%) GitHub
15 27 (3.75%) Amazon Kinesis
16 24 (3.33%) Akamai
17 17 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
18 14 (1.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 152 (21.11%) Firewall
2 68 (9.44%) DNS
3 55 (7.64%) Internet
4 48 (6.67%) Network Security
5 44 (6.11%) HTTP
6 40 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 36 (5.00%) WAN
8 34 (4.72%) SSL
9 31 (4.31%) VPN
10 29 (4.03%) Intrusion Detection
10 29 (4.03%) LAN
11 26 (3.61%) Wireshark
12 23 (3.19%) DHCP
13 18 (2.50%) Broadband
14 17 (2.36%) OSPF
15 14 (1.94%) BGP
15 14 (1.94%) SAN
15 14 (1.94%) VoIP
16 13 (1.81%) Cisco Nexus
17 11 (1.53%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (7.36%) Hadoop
2 50 (6.94%) SQL Server
3 49 (6.81%) NoSQL
3 49 (6.81%) Relational Database
4 45 (6.25%) Big Data
5 43 (5.97%) MongoDB
6 42 (5.83%) MySQL
7 34 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (4.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 26 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (3.06%) Amazon Athena
10 22 (3.06%) HBase
11 21 (2.92%) Apache Hive
12 19 (2.64%) Redis
13 18 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (2.36%) Tableau
15 13 (1.81%) Data Mining
16 11 (1.53%) Oracle Database
16 11 (1.53%) RDBMS
17 10 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 178 (24.72%) Jenkins
2 132 (18.33%) Git (software)
3 84 (11.67%) JIRA
4 46 (6.39%) Bitbucket
5 39 (5.42%) Maven
6 38 (5.28%) GitLab
7 36 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 36 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 36 (5.00%) TeamCity
8 34 (4.72%) IBM UrbanCode
9 29 (4.03%) Eclipse
10 28 (3.89%) Octopus Deploy
11 26 (3.61%) JMeter
12 24 (3.33%) SonarQube
13 23 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
13 23 (3.19%) Travis CI
14 18 (2.50%) Postman
15 17 (2.36%) Robot Framework
16 16 (2.22%) GoCD
16 16 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 199 (27.64%) Social Skills
2 91 (12.64%) Finance
3 88 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (6.67%) Games
5 45 (6.25%) Banking
6 33 (4.58%) Public Sector
7 20 (2.78%) Presentation Skills
8 19 (2.64%) Marketing
9 15 (2.08%) Law
10 14 (1.94%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.94%) Telecoms
11 13 (1.81%) French Language
11 13 (1.81%) Retail
12 12 (1.67%) Legal
13 11 (1.53%) Electronics
14 9 (1.25%) Manufacturing
14 9 (1.25%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.97%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.97%) Billing
16 4 (0.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 89 (12.36%) Developer
2 80 (11.11%) Analyst
3 67 (9.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 67 (9.31%) Security Engineer
4 65 (9.03%) Consultant
5 59 (8.19%) Cloud Engineer
6 47 (6.53%) Java Developer
7 41 (5.69%) Architect
8 40 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
9 34 (4.72%) Azure Engineer
10 33 (4.58%) Senior Developer
11 31 (4.31%) SOC Analyst
11 31 (4.31%) Software Engineer
12 29 (4.03%) Security Analyst
12 29 (4.03%) SOC Engineer
12 29 (4.03%) Splunk Consultant
13 28 (3.89%) Senior Analyst
14 25 (3.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 23 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
16 22 (3.06%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (21.25%) Elastic Stack
2 78 (10.83%) Kafka
3 77 (10.69%) Web Services
4 65 (9.03%) Spring
5 55 (7.64%) REST
6 54 (7.50%) React
7 52 (7.22%) HTML
8 49 (6.81%) .NET
9 47 (6.53%) AngularJS
10 45 (6.25%) CSS
11 39 (5.42%) Node.js
12 28 (3.89%) JSON
13 26 (3.61%) RESTful
14 24 (3.33%) SOAP
15 20 (2.78%) Redux
16 19 (2.64%) Spring Boot
17 18 (2.50%) Regular Expression
18 17 (2.36%) Apache NiFi
19 15 (2.08%) Hibernate
20 14 (1.94%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (4.72%) Public Cloud
2 33 (4.58%) Linux Command Line
3 30 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
4 29 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 25 (3.47%) User Experience
6 24 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 24 (3.33%) Social Media
7 22 (3.06%) Cyberattack
8 21 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (2.92%) Virtual Team
9 18 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
10 17 (2.36%) Cyber Defence
10 17 (2.36%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 15 (2.08%) Online Games
12 13 (1.81%) Hybrid Cloud
12 13 (1.81%) NHS
13 12 (1.67%) Analytical Mindset
13 12 (1.67%) Legacy Code
14 10 (1.39%) PlayStation
15 9 (1.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 255 (35.42%) Linux
2 199 (27.64%) Windows
3 66 (9.17%) Unix
4 45 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 23 (3.19%) Mesosphere
6 12 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.39%) Mac OS
8 9 (1.25%) Solaris
9 8 (1.11%) Kali Linux
10 6 (0.83%) CentOS
10 6 (0.83%) Debian
11 5 (0.69%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.56%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.42%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.28%) Android
14 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (36.25%) DevOps
3 206 (28.61%) SIEM
4 169 (23.47%) Cybersecurity
5 126 (17.50%) Software Engineering
6 116 (16.11%) Infrastructure as Code
7 112 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
8 107 (14.86%) Analytics
9 97 (13.47%) Problem-Solving
10 94 (13.06%) Microservices
11 92 (12.78%) Information Security
12 89 (12.36%) Security Operations
13 82 (11.39%) Test Automation
14 75 (10.42%) TDD
15 73 (10.14%) Configuration Management
16 68 (9.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 68 (9.44%) Mentoring
17 66 (9.17%) Use Case
18 59 (8.19%) Site Reliability Engineering
19 56 (7.78%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 232 (32.22%) Python
2 216 (30.00%) Java
3 122 (16.94%) PowerShell
4 114 (15.83%) SQL
5 97 (13.47%) Bash Shell
6 93 (12.92%) JavaScript
7 70 (9.72%) C#
8 66 (9.17%) Go
9 58 (8.06%) C
10 47 (6.53%) Perl
11 41 (5.69%) Ruby
12 31 (4.31%) Shell Script
13 19 (2.64%) Java 8
14 18 (2.50%) C++
14 18 (2.50%) PHP
15 17 (2.36%) Scala
16 14 (1.94%) Kotlin
17 13 (1.81%) TypeScript
18 12 (1.67%) Groovy
19 9 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 90 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 67 (9.31%) SC Cleared
3 61 (8.47%) Degree
4 53 (7.36%) CISSP
5 37 (5.14%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (4.44%) CEH
7 26 (3.61%) GIAC
8 25 (3.47%) CISA
9 23 (3.19%) CISM
9 23 (3.19%) CompTIA Security+
10 21 (2.92%) SANS
11 20 (2.78%) DV Cleared
11 20 (2.78%) OSCP
12 13 (1.81%) CREST Certified
13 12 (1.67%) CCNP
14 11 (1.53%) CCIE
15 10 (1.39%) CCNA
16 9 (1.25%) MCSE
16 9 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 8 (1.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.33%) QA
2 23 (3.19%) GDPR
3 22 (3.06%) PCI DSS
4 20 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (2.64%) NIST
6 11 (1.53%) SLA
7 7 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 7 (0.97%) JSP 440
7 7 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.83%) Accessibility
8 6 (0.83%) ITGC
9 5 (0.69%) HMG Infosec
9 5 (0.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.28%) NCSC
12 1 (0.14%) COBIT
12 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 238 (33.06%) Docker
2 62 (8.61%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.50%) KVM
4 17 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (1.81%) LXC
8 12 (1.67%) HDFS
9 10 (1.39%) Snort
10 8 (1.11%) Squid
11 7 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 6 (0.83%) Apache Flume
13 5 (0.69%) NFS
13 5 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.69%) vSphere
13 5 (0.69%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.56%) Ceph
14 4 (0.56%) Gluster
14 4 (0.56%) VMware NSX
15 3 (0.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 232 (32.22%) Kubernetes
2 176 (24.44%) Ansible
3 171 (23.75%) Terraform
4 111 (15.42%) Prometheus
5 77 (10.69%) Puppet
6 73 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
7 66 (9.17%) QRadar
8 65 (9.03%) Grafana
9 50 (6.94%) Kibana
10 31 (4.31%) Graphite
11 26 (3.61%) logstash
12 23 (3.19%) Automic
13 21 (2.92%) Nessus
14 17 (2.36%) Consul
14 17 (2.36%) Nagios
15 16 (2.22%) Demisto
16 15 (2.08%) CFEngine
17 13 (1.81%) Single Sign-On
18 12 (1.67%) Suricata
19 11 (1.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 141 (19.58%) Microsoft
2 86 (11.94%) Oracle
3 82 (11.39%) LogRhythm
4 68 (9.44%) Google
5 60 (8.33%) Cisco
6 53 (7.36%) ArcSight
7 43 (5.97%) Dynatrace
8 41 (5.69%) ServiceNow
9 40 (5.56%) Palo Alto
10 34 (4.72%) AppDynamics
10 34 (4.72%) Atlassian
11 25 (3.47%) CheckPoint
12 22 (3.06%) Qualys
13 21 (2.92%) VMware
14 20 (2.78%) Red Hat
14 20 (2.78%) Symantec
15 19 (2.64%) SolarWinds
16 18 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
17 17 (2.36%) New Relic
18 15 (2.08%) FireEye