Period
to 24 October 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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 447 332 373
Rank change year-on-year -115 +41 +43
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 738 403 1,040
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.67% 0.90% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 2.31% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 401 300 638
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,375 £34,625
25th Percentile £55,000 £46,875 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% -4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £87,750 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +21.74% +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 42,857 17,414 53,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.84% 38.83% 42.07%
Number of salaries quoted 28,849 14,076 41,332
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -73 402 £75,000 +15.38% 67
South East -147 89 £62,500 +19.05% 14
North of England -113 80 £62,500 - 21
South West -57 74 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Yorkshire -65 57 £63,750 -5.56% 10
Midlands -116 43 £55,000 -4.35% 20
West Midlands -97 39 £55,000 -4.35% 18
East of England -95 25 £100,000 +53.85% 12
North West -101 19 £52,500 -4.55% 8
North East -36 4 £65,000 - 3
East Midlands -79 4 £62,500 +38.89% 2
Splunk
UK

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 337 (45.66%) AWS
2 334 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
3 304 (41.19%) DevOps
4 280 (37.94%) Azure
5 276 (37.40%) Python
6 255 (34.55%) Linux
7 242 (32.79%) Docker
8 233 (31.57%) Social Skills
9 232 (31.44%) Kubernetes
10 226 (30.62%) Windows
11 222 (30.08%) Jenkins
12 219 (29.67%) Java
13 184 (24.93%) Ansible
14 177 (23.98%) GCP
15 174 (23.58%) SIEM
16 173 (23.44%) Cybersecurity
17 148 (20.05%) Terraform
18 145 (19.65%) Git (software)
19 144 (19.51%) Elastic Stack
20 143 (19.38%) Analytics
21 137 (18.56%) PowerShell
22 134 (18.16%) Prometheus
23 131 (17.75%) SQL
23 131 (17.75%) Firewall
24 128 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
25 126 (17.07%) Software Engineering
26 119 (16.12%) JavaScript
27 116 (15.72%) Infrastructure as Code
28 111 (15.04%) Microsoft
28 111 (15.04%) Finance

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 65 (8.81%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (3.93%) Apache Spark
3 20 (2.71%) Confluence
4 10 (1.36%) nginx
5 6 (0.81%) Mule
6 5 (0.68%) IIS
7 4 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (0.54%) FileNet
7 4 (0.54%) Papyrus
8 3 (0.41%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.27%) Apache Pulsar
9 2 (0.27%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (4.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 23 (3.12%) Sentinel
2 12 (1.63%) Magento
3 5 (0.68%) Distributed Ledger
3 5 (0.68%) R3 Corda
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 337 (45.66%) AWS
2 280 (37.94%) Azure
3 177 (23.98%) GCP
4 88 (11.92%) Serverless
5 71 (9.62%) AWS Lambda
6 63 (8.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 60 (8.13%) Amazon ECS
8 55 (7.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 55 (7.45%) Amazon S3
9 44 (5.96%) OpenShift
10 39 (5.28%) Power Platform
11 37 (5.01%) PaaS
12 36 (4.88%) Azure Sentinel
13 34 (4.61%) Amazon Kinesis
14 28 (3.79%) Akamai
15 27 (3.66%) GitHub
16 26 (3.52%) SaaS
17 25 (3.39%) IaaS
18 23 (3.12%) Cloud Computing
18 23 (3.12%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 131 (17.75%) Firewall
2 92 (12.47%) DNS
3 61 (8.27%) HTTP
4 50 (6.78%) TCP/IP
5 41 (5.56%) Internet
6 40 (5.42%) Network Security
7 39 (5.28%) DHCP
8 32 (4.34%) WAN
9 30 (4.07%) SSL
9 30 (4.07%) VPN
10 27 (3.66%) LAN
11 23 (3.12%) Broadband
12 16 (2.17%) VoIP
12 16 (2.17%) WebEx
13 13 (1.76%) Wireshark
14 11 (1.49%) SAN
14 11 (1.49%) Sourcefire
15 10 (1.36%) SMS
16 9 (1.22%) SMTP
16 9 (1.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (9.08%) Relational Database
2 63 (8.54%) Hadoop
3 57 (7.72%) NoSQL
4 56 (7.59%) MySQL
5 50 (6.78%) MongoDB
6 45 (6.10%) Tableau
7 43 (5.83%) SQL Server
8 41 (5.56%) Redis
9 39 (5.28%) Power BI
10 36 (4.88%) HBase
11 34 (4.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 34 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
12 33 (4.47%) Big Data
13 31 (4.20%) Amazon Athena
14 26 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
15 23 (3.12%) RDBMS
16 18 (2.44%) Apache Hive
17 16 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
18 15 (2.03%) Amazon Redshift
18 15 (2.03%) ArangoDB
Development Applications
1 222 (30.08%) Jenkins
2 145 (19.65%) Git (software)
3 66 (8.94%) JIRA
4 50 (6.78%) IBM UrbanCode
4 50 (6.78%) TeamCity
5 48 (6.50%) Maven
6 38 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 37 (5.01%) Octopus Deploy
8 36 (4.88%) GitLab
9 35 (4.74%) Eclipse
9 35 (4.74%) Travis CI
10 32 (4.34%) Bitbucket
11 31 (4.20%) Sonatype Nexus
12 30 (4.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 29 (3.93%) JMeter
14 25 (3.39%) SoapUI
14 25 (3.39%) SonarQube
15 20 (2.71%) Postman
15 20 (2.71%) Robot Framework
15 20 (2.71%) webpack
General
1 233 (31.57%) Social Skills
2 111 (15.04%) Finance
3 98 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (6.78%) Banking
5 36 (4.88%) Games
6 30 (4.07%) Retail
7 24 (3.25%) Law
7 24 (3.25%) Presentation Skills
8 23 (3.12%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.90%) Retail Banking
10 13 (1.76%) Public Sector
11 11 (1.49%) French Language
12 10 (1.36%) Manufacturing
13 9 (1.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 8 (1.08%) Electronics
15 5 (0.68%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.68%) Billing
15 5 (0.68%) International Banking
15 5 (0.68%) Marketing
16 4 (0.54%) Police
Job Titles
1 95 (12.87%) Analyst
2 86 (11.65%) Developer
2 86 (11.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 70 (9.49%) Security Engineer
4 48 (6.50%) Consultant
5 43 (5.83%) Java Developer
6 42 (5.69%) Cloud Engineer
7 39 (5.28%) Senior Developer
7 39 (5.28%) Software Engineer
8 32 (4.34%) Platform Engineer
8 32 (4.34%) SOC Engineer
9 31 (4.20%) Senior Security Engineer
10 30 (4.07%) Security Analyst
11 27 (3.66%) Architect
11 27 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
11 27 (3.66%) SOC Analyst
12 23 (3.12%) Senior Analyst
13 21 (2.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (2.85%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 19 (2.57%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (19.51%) Elastic Stack
2 99 (13.41%) REST
3 89 (12.06%) Kafka
4 82 (11.11%) React
5 69 (9.35%) Spring
5 69 (9.35%) Web Services
6 68 (9.21%) Node.js
7 67 (9.08%) HTML
8 59 (7.99%) AngularJS
9 58 (7.86%) CSS
10 50 (6.78%) .NET
11 43 (5.83%) JSON
12 38 (5.15%) SOAP
13 32 (4.34%) Spring Boot
14 30 (4.07%) RESTful
15 22 (2.98%) XML
16 20 (2.71%) Apache NiFi
16 20 (2.71%) GraphQL
16 20 (2.71%) Redux
17 19 (2.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (5.56%) Social Media
2 35 (4.74%) Management Information System
3 32 (4.34%) Virtual Team
4 29 (3.93%) Cyberattack
5 23 (3.12%) Public Cloud
6 22 (2.98%) Linux Command Line
6 22 (2.98%) Security Operations Centre
7 19 (2.57%) User Experience
8 18 (2.44%) Cyber Defence
8 18 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
9 17 (2.30%) Cloud Native
10 16 (2.17%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 16 (2.17%) Data Centre
11 15 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
12 14 (1.90%) Legacy Code
13 13 (1.76%) PlayStation
14 10 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (1.22%) Algorithms
15 9 (1.22%) Online Games
16 8 (1.08%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 255 (34.55%) Linux
2 226 (30.62%) Windows
3 51 (6.91%) Unix
4 41 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 34 (4.61%) Mesosphere
6 14 (1.90%) Solaris
7 13 (1.76%) Mac OS
8 8 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.95%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.81%) Android
10 6 (0.81%) CentOS
11 5 (0.68%) Debian
11 5 (0.68%) Kali Linux
12 4 (0.54%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.41%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.27%) AIX
15 1 (0.14%) SUSE
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (41.19%) DevOps
3 174 (23.58%) SIEM
4 173 (23.44%) Cybersecurity
5 143 (19.38%) Analytics
6 128 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
7 126 (17.07%) Software Engineering
8 116 (15.72%) Infrastructure as Code
9 111 (15.04%) Microservices
10 99 (13.41%) Information Security
11 97 (13.14%) Problem-Solving
12 95 (12.87%) Mentoring
13 83 (11.25%) TDD
14 82 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 80 (10.84%) Configuration Management
16 71 (9.62%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 68 (9.21%) Test Automation
18 66 (8.94%) Security Operations
19 62 (8.40%) Use Case
20 57 (7.72%) DevSecOps
Programming Languages
1 276 (37.40%) Python
2 219 (29.67%) Java
3 137 (18.56%) PowerShell
4 131 (17.75%) SQL
5 119 (16.12%) JavaScript
6 87 (11.79%) Bash Shell
7 82 (11.11%) Go
8 56 (7.59%) C#
9 47 (6.37%) C
10 42 (5.69%) Ruby
11 35 (4.74%) Perl
11 35 (4.74%) PHP
12 25 (3.39%) TypeScript
13 24 (3.25%) C++
14 21 (2.85%) Shell Script
15 20 (2.71%) Scala
16 16 (2.17%) Groovy
16 16 (2.17%) Kotlin
17 13 (1.76%) Java 8
18 11 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (10.70%) Security Cleared
2 65 (8.81%) SC Cleared
3 47 (6.37%) Degree
4 32 (4.34%) CISSP
5 28 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (2.98%) CISA
7 21 (2.85%) SANS
8 19 (2.57%) CompTIA Security+
9 17 (2.30%) CISM
10 14 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
10 14 (1.90%) OSCP
11 13 (1.76%) GIAC
12 11 (1.49%) CEH
12 11 (1.49%) CREST Certified
13 9 (1.22%) CCNA
13 9 (1.22%) CCNP
13 9 (1.22%) OSCE
14 8 (1.08%) AWS Certification
14 8 (1.08%) ISEB
14 8 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.88%) QA
2 25 (3.39%) GDPR
2 25 (3.39%) GRC
3 16 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.76%) NIST
4 13 (1.76%) SLA
5 12 (1.63%) PCI DSS
6 10 (1.36%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.81%) JSP 440
8 5 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 5 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.54%) HMG Infosec
9 4 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 4 (0.54%) ITGC
10 2 (0.27%) COBIT
11 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.14%) GPG13
System Software
1 242 (32.79%) Docker
2 54 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 28 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.03%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 13 (1.76%) HDFS
6 11 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.95%) LXC
7 7 (0.95%) Snort
8 6 (0.81%) vSphere
9 5 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.54%) NFS
10 4 (0.54%) Squid
11 3 (0.41%) Ceph
11 3 (0.41%) Firmware
11 3 (0.41%) KVM
11 3 (0.41%) VMware NSX
11 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.27%) Gluster
13 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 232 (31.44%) Kubernetes
2 184 (24.93%) Ansible
3 148 (20.05%) Terraform
4 134 (18.16%) Prometheus
5 87 (11.79%) Opscode Chef
6 82 (11.11%) Grafana
7 79 (10.70%) Puppet
8 66 (8.94%) Kibana
9 49 (6.64%) QRadar
10 40 (5.42%) logstash
11 39 (5.28%) Graphite
12 34 (4.61%) Automic
13 29 (3.93%) Consul
14 14 (1.90%) Nessus
15 12 (1.63%) HAProxy
15 12 (1.63%) HP Fortify
16 11 (1.49%) Nagios
17 10 (1.36%) WebInspect
18 9 (1.22%) HP ALM
18 9 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 111 (15.04%) Microsoft
2 82 (11.11%) Oracle
3 65 (8.81%) LogRhythm
4 57 (7.72%) Google
5 48 (6.50%) Cisco
6 43 (5.83%) Dynatrace
7 40 (5.42%) AppDynamics
8 38 (5.15%) Palo Alto
9 35 (4.74%) ArcSight
10 34 (4.61%) VMware
11 30 (4.07%) ServiceNow
12 29 (3.93%) New Relic
13 27 (3.66%) Atlassian
14 22 (2.98%) HP
14 22 (2.98%) Red Hat
15 20 (2.71%) Qualys
16 18 (2.44%) CheckPoint
17 17 (2.30%) CrowdStrike
18 16 (2.17%) MuleSoft
18 16 (2.17%) Tripwire