Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 383 400 390
Rank change year-on-year +17 -10 +119
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 416 840 1,140
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.72% 0.72% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 1.73% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 338 535 693
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,600 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,500 £92,500
UK median annual salary £55,500 £57,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year -3.48% -6.12% +2.08%

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 21,707 48,565 58,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.79% 41.60% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17,198 37,814 46,158
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +4 166 £72,500 +3.57% 37
South East +76 81 £50,000 -9.09% 8
North of England +102 59 £60,000 +29.73% 15
South West +21 48 £46,250 +2.78% 5
Midlands +56 33 £50,000 +5.26% 5
North West +84 31 £53,750 +26.47% 7
West Midlands +51 30 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East of England +114 24 £70,000 +40.00% 5
Yorkshire +49 23 £60,000 +20.00% 3
North East - 5 £66,250 - 5
East Midlands +45 3 £30,000 -45.45%
Splunk
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 162 (38.94%) AWS
2 155 (37.26%) DevOps
3 146 (35.10%) Python
4 134 (32.21%) Linux
5 120 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (27.64%) Kubernetes
7 114 (27.40%) Terraform
8 112 (26.92%) Java
9 97 (23.32%) SIEM
10 95 (22.84%) Azure
11 93 (22.36%) Finance
12 92 (22.12%) SQL
13 91 (21.88%) Windows
14 88 (21.15%) Docker
15 83 (19.95%) Ansible
15 83 (19.95%) Firewall
16 81 (19.47%) Security Cleared
17 76 (18.27%) Microsoft
17 76 (18.27%) Grafana
18 68 (16.35%) Jenkins
19 65 (15.63%) SC Cleared
20 64 (15.38%) Spring
21 58 (13.94%) GCP
22 57 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
23 56 (13.46%) Elasticsearch
24 55 (13.22%) Public Sector
25 54 (12.98%) Bash Shell
26 53 (12.74%) Infrastructure as Code
27 51 (12.26%) PowerShell
28 50 (12.02%) Security Operations

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 56 (13.46%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (10.34%) Apache
3 41 (9.86%) Apache Spark
4 22 (5.29%) Tomcat
5 20 (4.81%) Confluence
6 10 (2.40%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.20%) IIS
8 4 (0.96%) nginx
8 4 (0.96%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.72%) CMS
10 2 (0.48%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.24%) JBoss
11 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.72%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 162 (38.94%) AWS
2 95 (22.84%) Azure
3 58 (13.94%) GCP
4 46 (11.06%) SaaS
5 41 (9.86%) Serverless
6 40 (9.62%) GitHub
7 34 (8.17%) Stackdriver
8 32 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 29 (6.97%) AWS Lambda
10 27 (6.49%) Office 365
11 26 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
12 23 (5.53%) AWS CloudFormation
13 21 (5.05%) OpenShift
14 19 (4.57%) Amazon S3
14 19 (4.57%) PaaS
15 14 (3.37%) IaaS
16 10 (2.40%) Azure Functions
16 10 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
17 7 (1.68%) Amazon Kinesis
17 7 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 83 (19.95%) Firewall
2 40 (9.62%) Network Security
3 33 (7.93%) Intrusion Detection
3 33 (7.93%) LAN
4 32 (7.69%) BGP
4 32 (7.69%) OSPF
5 31 (7.45%) TCP/IP
6 26 (6.25%) WAN
7 24 (5.77%) Wireless
8 22 (5.29%) SNMP
9 21 (5.05%) Multicast
10 18 (4.33%) DNS
11 16 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (3.85%) IGMP
12 13 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (2.40%) SSL
14 9 (2.16%) HTTP
14 9 (2.16%) Internet
15 8 (1.92%) DHCP
15 8 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.13%) PostgreSQL
2 33 (7.93%) Big Data
3 25 (6.01%) MongoDB
4 24 (5.77%) SQL Server
5 23 (5.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 21 (5.05%) Relational Database
7 19 (4.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (4.09%) NoSQL
10 10 (2.40%) GIS
11 7 (1.68%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.44%) DataStax
13 5 (1.20%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.20%) MySQL
13 5 (1.20%) Tableau
14 4 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.96%) Cosmos DB
14 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 68 (16.35%) Jenkins
2 45 (10.82%) Git (software)
3 42 (10.10%) JIRA
4 39 (9.38%) Gradle
5 28 (6.73%) TeamCity
6 25 (6.01%) Maven
6 25 (6.01%) Octopus Deploy
7 23 (5.53%) JUnit
8 19 (4.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (4.09%) GitLab
10 12 (2.88%) Bitbucket
11 10 (2.40%) GoCD
12 7 (1.68%) Pylint
12 7 (1.68%) Sourcetree
13 6 (1.44%) Postman
13 6 (1.44%) Selenium
13 6 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (0.96%) JMeter
14 4 (0.96%) Mocha
14 4 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 93 (22.36%) Finance
2 55 (13.22%) Public Sector
3 36 (8.65%) Telecoms
4 26 (6.25%) Marketing
5 22 (5.29%) Banking
6 20 (4.81%) Law
7 18 (4.33%) Games
8 11 (2.64%) Aerospace
9 10 (2.40%) Electronics
9 10 (2.40%) Manufacturing
10 9 (2.16%) Retail
11 8 (1.92%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.72%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Legal
13 2 (0.48%) Military
13 2 (0.48%) Publishing
14 1 (0.24%) Czech Language
14 1 (0.24%) French Language
14 1 (0.24%) German Language
14 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 74 (17.79%) Developer
2 70 (16.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 46 (11.06%) Analyst
4 42 (10.10%) Senior Developer
5 41 (9.86%) Java Developer
6 36 (8.65%) Security Engineer
7 31 (7.45%) Architect
7 31 (7.45%) Splunk Engineer
8 29 (6.97%) Senior DevOps
8 29 (6.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 21 (5.05%) Senior Java Developer
9 21 (5.05%) SOC Analyst
10 18 (4.33%) Azure Engineer
10 18 (4.33%) Digital Developer
10 18 (4.33%) Digital Transformation
10 18 (4.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 18 (4.33%) Junior
11 17 (4.09%) Business Intelligence Specialist
12 16 (3.85%) Network Architect
13 15 (3.61%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (15.38%) Spring
2 48 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
3 37 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
4 34 (8.17%) Spring Integration
5 26 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 24 (5.77%) Spring Boot
7 23 (5.53%) ActiveMQ
8 22 (5.29%) CSS
8 22 (5.29%) HTML
9 21 (5.05%) Apache Camel
9 21 (5.05%) J2EE
9 21 (5.05%) Struts
9 21 (5.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (4.09%) .NET
10 17 (4.09%) Web Services
11 13 (3.13%) Node.js
11 13 (3.13%) React
12 11 (2.64%) JSON
12 11 (2.64%) Regular Expression
13 9 (2.16%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 33 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.33%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.09%) Public Cloud
4 17 (4.09%) User Experience
5 13 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
6 11 (2.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (1.68%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.20%) PKI
9 5 (1.20%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.20%) Social Media
10 4 (0.96%) Cyberattack
10 4 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.96%) RSA SecurID
10 4 (0.96%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.72%) HP Storage
11 3 (0.72%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 134 (32.21%) Linux
2 91 (21.88%) Windows
3 24 (5.77%) CentOS
4 21 (5.05%) Windows Server
5 18 (4.33%) Unix
6 15 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.68%) Windows 10
7 7 (1.68%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (0.96%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.72%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.48%) Mesosphere
11 1 (0.24%) Android
11 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (37.26%) DevOps
2 120 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (23.32%) SIEM
4 57 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
5 53 (12.74%) Infrastructure as Code
6 50 (12.02%) Security Operations
7 47 (11.30%) Cybersecurity
8 42 (10.10%) Microservices
8 42 (10.10%) Service Management
9 40 (9.62%) Information Security
10 37 (8.89%) Configuration Management
11 36 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (8.41%) ITSM
13 34 (8.17%) API Integration
13 34 (8.17%) Fintech
14 33 (7.93%) Analytics
14 33 (7.93%) Test Automation
15 32 (7.69%) Scrum
16 30 (7.21%) BDD
17 29 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 146 (35.10%) Python
2 112 (26.92%) Java
3 92 (22.12%) SQL
4 54 (12.98%) Bash Shell
5 51 (12.26%) PowerShell
6 40 (9.62%) JavaScript
7 27 (6.49%) C#
8 20 (4.81%) TypeScript
9 18 (4.33%) Scala
10 6 (1.44%) Perl
10 6 (1.44%) XPath
11 5 (1.20%) Ruby
12 4 (0.96%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (0.96%) Go
12 4 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.72%) C
13 3 (0.72%) Java 8
14 2 (0.48%) C++
14 2 (0.48%) Groovy
15 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 81 (19.47%) Security Cleared
2 65 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 39 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (8.17%) Degree
5 30 (7.21%) CCNP
6 24 (5.77%) CISSP
7 23 (5.53%) CCIE
8 18 (4.33%) CCNA
9 17 (4.09%) SANS
10 12 (2.88%) GCIH
10 12 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (2.40%) MCSE
12 8 (1.92%) OSCP
13 7 (1.68%) CISM
13 7 (1.68%) RHCE
14 6 (1.44%) CEH
14 6 (1.44%) CompTIA Security+
15 5 (1.20%) GCIA
15 5 (1.20%) GIAC
15 5 (1.20%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.64%) HIPAA
1 11 (2.64%) SLA
2 10 (2.40%) NIST
2 10 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (2.16%) GDPR
4 8 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.68%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.68%) QA
6 4 (0.96%) COBIT
7 2 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.24%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.24%) JSP 440
System Software
1 88 (21.15%) Docker
2 33 (7.93%) Active Directory
3 24 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.44%) VMware NSX
6 5 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.96%) vSphere
8 3 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.72%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.48%) Snort
9 2 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.24%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.24%) Xen
10 1 (0.24%) XenApp
10 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 115 (27.64%) Kubernetes
2 114 (27.40%) Terraform
3 83 (19.95%) Ansible
4 76 (18.27%) Grafana
5 48 (11.54%) Puppet
6 34 (8.17%) QRadar
7 22 (5.29%) Opscode Chef
7 22 (5.29%) Prometheus
8 10 (2.40%) Kibana
8 10 (2.40%) Rancher
8 10 (2.40%) Rundeck
9 9 (2.16%) logstash
9 9 (2.16%) SCCM
10 5 (1.20%) Graylog
10 5 (1.20%) Nessus
11 4 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.96%) Nagios
11 4 (0.96%) vCenter Server
11 4 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 76 (18.27%) Microsoft
2 46 (11.06%) Google
3 45 (10.82%) Cisco
4 39 (9.38%) ServiceNow
5 37 (8.89%) LogRhythm
6 35 (8.41%) VMware
7 27 (6.49%) Palo Alto
8 23 (5.53%) Red Hat
9 22 (5.29%) Oracle
9 22 (5.29%) SolarWinds
10 21 (5.05%) CheckPoint
11 17 (4.09%) IBM
12 15 (3.61%) CyberArk
13 14 (3.37%) AlienVault
13 14 (3.37%) Dynatrace
13 14 (3.37%) F5
14 13 (3.13%) McAfee
15 12 (2.88%) ArcSight
15 12 (2.88%) Fortinet
15 12 (2.88%) SAP