Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 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
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 429 420 405
Rank change year-on-year -9 -15 +43
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 477 699 1,067
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.65% 0.67% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 1.63% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 330 508 670
10th Percentile £36,000 £40,875 £40,000
25th Percentile £46,563 £46,250 £48,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £81,000 £76,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £100,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 27,728 42,783 57,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.50% 40.75% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 21,111 33,441 44,876
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +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 13 April 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 13 April 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 -16 198 £75,000 +4.53% 47
South West +65 87 £35,000 -22.22% 2
North of England +46 56 £60,000 +19.70% 18
South East -12 53 £55,000 +4.76% 10
East of England +80 40 £70,000 +36.59% 4
Yorkshire +21 37 £60,000 +19.70% 10
Midlands +19 31 £52,500 +10.53% 8
West Midlands +11 27 £52,500 +10.53% 6
North West +19 16 £53,750 -6.52% 6
East Midlands +16 4 £42,500 - 2
North East - 3 £60,000 - 2
Splunk
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 202 (42.35%) AWS
2 177 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (34.59%) Linux
4 163 (34.17%) DevOps
5 158 (33.12%) Python
6 134 (28.09%) Azure
6 134 (28.09%) SIEM
7 126 (26.42%) Kubernetes
8 121 (25.37%) Docker
9 118 (24.74%) Java
10 116 (24.32%) Firewall
11 106 (22.22%) Ansible
12 102 (21.38%) Terraform
13 95 (19.92%) Windows
14 91 (19.08%) Cybersecurity
15 84 (17.61%) Microsoft
16 82 (17.19%) SQL
17 78 (16.35%) Jenkins
18 77 (16.14%) Elastic Stack
19 71 (14.88%) PowerShell
20 69 (14.47%) Finance
20 69 (14.47%) Problem-Solving
21 67 (14.05%) Analytics
21 67 (14.05%) Bash Shell
22 66 (13.84%) Git (software)
22 66 (13.84%) Security Cleared
22 66 (13.84%) JIRA
23 65 (13.63%) Microservices
24 64 (13.42%) Puppet
25 58 (12.16%) Information Security

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 22 (4.61%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (3.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (3.56%) Confluence
4 13 (2.73%) Apache Spark
5 11 (2.31%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.47%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.26%) Apache
8 5 (1.05%) nginx
9 3 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.42%) IIS
10 2 (0.42%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.21%) JBoss
11 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.21%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.26%) Gephi
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.31%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 202 (42.35%) AWS
2 134 (28.09%) Azure
3 50 (10.48%) GCP
4 47 (9.85%) IaaS
5 44 (9.22%) Serverless
6 42 (8.81%) PaaS
7 38 (7.97%) SaaS
8 35 (7.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 31 (6.50%) AWS Lambda
10 30 (6.29%) Microsoft 365
11 22 (4.61%) AWS CloudFormation
12 21 (4.40%) OpenShift
13 20 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
14 15 (3.14%) Amazon S3
14 15 (3.14%) AWS CodePipeline
15 10 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
15 10 (2.10%) GitHub
16 9 (1.89%) BrowserStack
17 8 (1.68%) Azure Functions
17 8 (1.68%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (24.32%) Firewall
2 43 (9.01%) Network Security
3 42 (8.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 34 (7.13%) TCP/IP
5 33 (6.92%) DNS
6 27 (5.66%) WAN
7 26 (5.45%) Internet
7 26 (5.45%) LAN
8 24 (5.03%) SSL
9 23 (4.82%) VPN
10 20 (4.19%) HTTP
11 18 (3.77%) OSPF
12 15 (3.14%) BGP
12 15 (3.14%) Wireshark
13 14 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (2.52%) SMTP
15 11 (2.31%) MPLS
15 11 (2.31%) Wireless
16 10 (2.10%) DHCP
16 10 (2.10%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 29 (6.08%) Big Data
3 28 (5.87%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (4.40%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.98%) NoSQL
6 17 (3.56%) Hadoop
6 17 (3.56%) MongoDB
7 16 (3.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.10%) GIS
10 8 (1.68%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.26%) Couchbase
11 6 (1.26%) Impala
11 6 (1.26%) InfluxDB
12 5 (1.05%) Power BI
12 5 (1.05%) Tableau
13 4 (0.84%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 78 (16.35%) Jenkins
2 66 (13.84%) Git (software)
2 66 (13.84%) JIRA
3 25 (5.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 25 (5.24%) Bitbucket
4 23 (4.82%) GitLab
5 21 (4.40%) TeamCity
6 19 (3.98%) Maven
7 18 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
8 15 (3.14%) GoCD
8 15 (3.14%) JUnit
8 15 (3.14%) Postman
9 13 (2.73%) Selenium
10 12 (2.52%) Pylint
10 12 (2.52%) Sourcetree
11 11 (2.31%) Cucumber
12 10 (2.10%) JMeter
12 10 (2.10%) Metasploit
12 10 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (2.10%) SonarQube
General
1 69 (14.47%) Finance
2 36 (7.55%) Marketing
3 31 (6.50%) Games
4 30 (6.29%) Public Sector
5 29 (6.08%) Banking
6 23 (4.82%) Investment Banking
7 13 (2.73%) Legal
7 13 (2.73%) Retail
8 10 (2.10%) Electronics
8 10 (2.10%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.47%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.26%) Law
10 6 (1.26%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.84%) Automotive
11 4 (0.84%) French Language
12 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.42%) German Language
13 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.42%) Publishing
14 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (14.88%) Analyst
2 62 (13.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 50 (10.48%) Developer
4 37 (7.76%) Security Engineer
5 36 (7.55%) Consultant
6 31 (6.50%) Cloud Engineer
6 31 (6.50%) Senior Analyst
7 28 (5.87%) Architect
8 27 (5.66%) Platform Engineer
8 27 (5.66%) SOC Analyst
9 24 (5.03%) Business Intelligence Specialist
10 23 (4.82%) Java Developer
10 23 (4.82%) Senior DevOps
10 23 (4.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 20 (4.19%) Azure Engineer
11 20 (4.19%) Splunk Engineer
12 19 (3.98%) Network Engineer
13 18 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
14 17 (3.56%) Security Analyst
15 16 (3.35%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (16.14%) Elastic Stack
2 54 (11.32%) Web Services
3 29 (6.08%) Spring
4 27 (5.66%) .NET
4 27 (5.66%) Kafka
5 18 (3.77%) AngularJS
5 18 (3.77%) React
6 17 (3.56%) LDAP
7 14 (2.94%) CSS
7 14 (2.94%) HTML
8 13 (2.73%) Redux
8 13 (2.73%) RESTful
9 12 (2.52%) ActiveMQ
9 12 (2.52%) Pandas
9 12 (2.52%) pytest
10 11 (2.31%) Lambda Expressions
11 10 (2.10%) Apache Camel
11 10 (2.10%) J2EE
11 10 (2.10%) Node.js
11 10 (2.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.08%) Data Centre
3 28 (5.87%) Management Information System
4 26 (5.45%) User Experience
5 24 (5.03%) Security Operations Centre
6 22 (4.61%) Public Cloud
7 19 (3.98%) Cyberthreat
7 19 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (3.35%) Analytical Mindset
8 16 (3.35%) Linux Command Line
9 13 (2.73%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (2.31%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 11 (2.31%) Cyberattack
11 10 (2.10%) NHS
12 7 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 7 (1.47%) Online Games
12 7 (1.47%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (1.05%) Blog
14 5 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 165 (34.59%) Linux
2 95 (19.92%) Windows
3 44 (9.22%) Unix
4 21 (4.40%) Windows Server
5 19 (3.98%) CentOS
6 10 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.05%) Kali Linux
9 4 (0.84%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
11 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.21%) Debian
12 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (34.17%) DevOps
3 134 (28.09%) SIEM
4 91 (19.08%) Cybersecurity
5 69 (14.47%) Problem-Solving
6 67 (14.05%) Analytics
7 65 (13.63%) Microservices
8 58 (12.16%) Information Security
9 56 (11.74%) Security Operations
10 54 (11.32%) Configuration Management
10 54 (11.32%) Infrastructure as Code
10 54 (11.32%) Test Automation
11 48 (10.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 41 (8.60%) Software Engineering
13 40 (8.39%) Scrum
14 36 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
15 35 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (7.13%) BDD
17 33 (6.92%) Security Monitoring
18 32 (6.71%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 158 (33.12%) Python
2 118 (24.74%) Java
3 82 (17.19%) SQL
4 71 (14.88%) PowerShell
5 67 (14.05%) Bash Shell
6 46 (9.64%) C#
7 40 (8.39%) JavaScript
8 35 (7.34%) Perl
9 29 (6.08%) Go
10 28 (5.87%) Ruby
11 24 (5.03%) Shell Script
12 23 (4.82%) C
13 12 (2.52%) Java 8
14 9 (1.89%) CoffeeScript
15 7 (1.47%) C++
15 7 (1.47%) R
16 6 (1.26%) Groovy
16 6 (1.26%) TypeScript
17 5 (1.05%) VB
17 5 (1.05%) XPath
Qualifications
1 66 (13.84%) Security Cleared
2 47 (9.85%) SC Cleared
3 45 (9.43%) Degree
4 44 (9.22%) CISSP
5 31 (6.50%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (4.82%) CEH
7 21 (4.40%) GIAC
8 16 (3.35%) CompTIA Security+
9 15 (3.14%) CCNP
9 15 (3.14%) CISM
9 15 (3.14%) DV Cleared
9 15 (3.14%) GCIH
9 15 (3.14%) OSCP
10 14 (2.94%) CCNA
10 14 (2.94%) SANS
11 11 (2.31%) CCIE
11 11 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (2.10%) MCSE
13 9 (1.89%) CISA
14 8 (1.68%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.52%) NIST
3 12 (2.52%) QA
3 12 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (2.10%) HIPAA
5 6 (1.26%) GDPR
5 6 (1.26%) SLA
6 5 (1.05%) HMG Infosec
6 5 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (1.05%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (0.42%) NCSC
8 1 (0.21%) COBIT
8 1 (0.21%) GRC
8 1 (0.21%) ITGC
System Software
1 121 (25.37%) Docker
2 31 (6.50%) Active Directory
3 19 (3.98%) KVM
4 15 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.47%) Snort
7 6 (1.26%) Apache Flume
8 5 (1.05%) Hyper-V
8 5 (1.05%) Squid
9 4 (0.84%) LXC
9 4 (0.84%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.42%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (0.42%) HDFS
10 2 (0.42%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.42%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.42%) vSphere
10 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 126 (26.42%) Kubernetes
2 106 (22.22%) Ansible
3 102 (21.38%) Terraform
4 64 (13.42%) Puppet
5 43 (9.01%) Prometheus
6 40 (8.39%) Grafana
6 40 (8.39%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (5.03%) QRadar
8 21 (4.40%) Demisto
9 19 (3.98%) CFEngine
10 15 (3.14%) Nagios
11 14 (2.94%) Nessus
12 11 (2.31%) SCCM
13 10 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (2.10%) Kibana
13 10 (2.10%) Rancher
13 10 (2.10%) Rundeck
13 10 (2.10%) Suricata
14 7 (1.47%) ITRS Geneos
15 6 (1.26%) Oozie
Vendors
1 84 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 50 (10.48%) Cisco
3 48 (10.06%) LogRhythm
4 40 (8.39%) Oracle
5 33 (6.92%) Google
6 30 (6.29%) ServiceNow
7 29 (6.08%) ArcSight
8 26 (5.45%) CheckPoint
8 26 (5.45%) Palo Alto
9 24 (5.03%) AppDynamics
10 22 (4.61%) McAfee
10 22 (4.61%) SolarWinds
10 22 (4.61%) VMware
11 21 (4.40%) Dynatrace
12 20 (4.19%) Blue Coat
13 19 (3.98%) Red Hat
13 19 (3.98%) Symantec
14 15 (3.14%) FireEye
15 14 (2.94%) Qualys
16 13 (2.73%) Darktrace