Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 405 457 569
Rank change year-on-year +52 +112 +125
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 1,179 1,055 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.77% 0.64% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 1.45% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 747 718 666
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £36,750 £33,750 £41,875
90th Percentile £86,250 £90,000 £83,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £58,250
% change year-on-year +3.45% -0.43% +10.95%

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 65,731 72,973 78,362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.80% 44.28% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 51,468 56,830 63,959
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in England

Splunk
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Splunk in England.

Salary trend for Splunk in England

Splunk
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in England over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018. 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 +20 717 £67,500 +3.85% 90
East of England +120 142 £47,500 +5.56% 5
South East +54 137 £57,500 -0.86% 12
North of England +29 117 £50,000 +11.11% 24
North West +25 60 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Yorkshire +2 48 £47,500 - 6
Midlands +35 43 £76,250 +45.24% 9
South West +3 30 £45,000 -18.18% 8
West Midlands +36 22 £80,000 +52.38% 8
East Midlands +16 21 £71,250 - 1
North East -21 9 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Splunk
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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.

1 390 (33.08%) Linux
2 385 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
3 376 (31.89%) Finance
4 375 (31.81%) DevOps
5 341 (28.92%) Python
6 327 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
7 324 (27.48%) SIEM
8 297 (25.19%) Windows
9 289 (24.51%) Java
10 282 (23.92%) Firewall
11 277 (23.49%) Ansible
12 268 (22.73%) Docker
13 255 (21.63%) Microsoft Azure
14 240 (20.36%) Jenkins
15 237 (20.10%) Information Security
16 231 (19.59%) PowerShell
17 227 (19.25%) Cybersecurity
18 208 (17.64%) Puppet
19 207 (17.56%) Security Operations
20 201 (17.05%) Opscode Chef
21 196 (16.62%) SQL
21 196 (16.62%) Problem-Solving
22 195 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
23 189 (16.03%) CISSP
24 177 (15.01%) Degree
25 171 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
26 167 (14.16%) VMware
26 167 (14.16%) Banking
27 164 (13.91%) Git (software)
28 161 (13.66%) AppDynamics

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 85 (7.21%) Confluence
2 66 (5.60%) Apache
3 65 (5.51%) Tomcat
4 51 (4.33%) IIS
5 49 (4.16%) Apache Spark
5 49 (4.16%) Elasticsearch
6 47 (3.99%) Cloud Foundry
7 37 (3.14%) WebSphere
8 28 (2.37%) Anypoint
9 26 (2.21%) nginx
10 24 (2.04%) OpenStack
11 21 (1.78%) JBoss
11 21 (1.78%) WebLogic
12 17 (1.44%) Mule
13 15 (1.27%) MS Exchange
14 11 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 8 (0.68%) Apache Solr
15 8 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
16 6 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
16 6 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 19 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.76%) Documaker
2 7 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.17%) Endur
3 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.085%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 385 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
2 255 (21.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 116 (9.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 104 (8.82%) GitHub
5 87 (7.38%) SaaS
6 52 (4.41%) IaaS
7 44 (3.73%) PaaS
8 37 (3.14%) AWS CloudFormation
9 33 (2.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 33 (2.80%) OpenShift
10 22 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
11 19 (1.61%) Datadog
12 18 (1.53%) Serverless
13 17 (1.44%) Amazon S3
13 17 (1.44%) Loggly
14 16 (1.36%) Sumo Logic
15 15 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
15 15 (1.27%) IBM Cloud
15 15 (1.27%) Slack
16 13 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 282 (23.92%) Firewall
2 122 (10.35%) DNS
3 120 (10.18%) Network Security
4 93 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 87 (7.38%) TCP/IP
6 78 (6.62%) HTTP
7 75 (6.36%) Wireshark
8 72 (6.11%) Wireless
9 67 (5.68%) SSL
10 61 (5.17%) LAN
11 56 (4.75%) WAN
12 51 (4.33%) VPN
13 48 (4.07%) DHCP
14 47 (3.99%) SNMP
15 37 (3.14%) Internet
16 35 (2.97%) SMTP
17 30 (2.54%) ICMP
17 30 (2.54%) IPsec
18 29 (2.46%) SSH
19 26 (2.21%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 84 (7.12%) NoSQL
3 75 (6.36%) Big Data
4 60 (5.09%) Hadoop
5 56 (4.75%) MongoDB
6 51 (4.33%) MySQL
7 48 (4.07%) Relational Database
8 46 (3.90%) Redis
9 43 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 37 (3.14%) Oracle Database
11 34 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (1.44%) RDBMS
13 16 (1.36%) InfluxDB
14 15 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
14 15 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
15 13 (1.10%) HBase
16 12 (1.02%) Hazelcast
17 11 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 10 (0.85%) MariaDB
18 10 (0.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 240 (20.36%) Jenkins
2 164 (13.91%) Git (software)
3 159 (13.49%) JIRA
4 74 (6.28%) Maven
5 71 (6.02%) Sonatype Nexus
6 65 (5.51%) Octopus Deploy
7 64 (5.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 60 (5.09%) Cucumber
8 60 (5.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 52 (4.41%) Selenium
10 47 (3.99%) JUnit
11 42 (3.56%) JMeter
11 42 (3.56%) TeamCity
12 41 (3.48%) IBM UrbanCode
12 41 (3.48%) Subversion
13 38 (3.22%) Vagrant
14 33 (2.80%) SonarQube
15 26 (2.21%) GoCD
16 23 (1.95%) Travis CI
17 20 (1.70%) Metasploit
General
1 376 (31.89%) Finance
2 167 (14.16%) Banking
3 100 (8.48%) Retail
4 54 (4.58%) Investment Banking
5 39 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 23 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 20 (1.70%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.70%) German Language
9 19 (1.61%) Italian Language
10 18 (1.53%) Law
11 12 (1.02%) Marketing
12 10 (0.85%) Billing
12 10 (0.85%) Games
13 9 (0.76%) Front Office
13 9 (0.76%) Legal
14 7 (0.59%) Electronics
15 5 (0.42%) Military
15 5 (0.42%) Portuguese Language
15 5 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (16.62%) Analyst
2 122 (10.35%) Consultant
3 108 (9.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 102 (8.65%) Developer
5 101 (8.57%) Security Engineer
6 97 (8.23%) Security Analyst
7 81 (6.87%) Architect
8 57 (4.83%) Security Consultant
9 55 (4.66%) SOC Analyst
10 48 (4.07%) Support Engineer
11 45 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
12 44 (3.73%) DevOps Consultant
12 44 (3.73%) Platform Engineer
13 42 (3.56%) Applications Support
13 42 (3.56%) Technical Architect
14 40 (3.39%) Java Developer
15 39 (3.31%) Linux Engineer
15 39 (3.31%) Senior Consultant
16 36 (3.05%) Senior DevOps
17 32 (2.71%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 130 (11.03%) Web Services
3 105 (8.91%) Spring
4 95 (8.06%) .NET
5 91 (7.72%) Node.js
6 78 (6.62%) Spring Boot
7 77 (6.53%) HTML
8 64 (5.43%) REST
9 59 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 56 (4.75%) JSON
11 54 (4.58%) CSS
12 50 (4.24%) Middleware
12 50 (4.24%) RabbitMQ
13 46 (3.90%) RESTful
14 39 (3.31%) ASP.NET
14 39 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web API
15 38 (3.22%) XML
16 37 (3.14%) Kafka
17 36 (3.05%) SOAP
18 33 (2.80%) React
Miscellaneous
1 195 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
2 117 (9.92%) Data Centre
3 103 (8.74%) Self-Motivation
4 99 (8.40%) Security Operations Centre
5 85 (7.21%) Computer Science
6 80 (6.79%) Management Information System
7 62 (5.26%) Fintech
8 58 (4.92%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 55 (4.66%) Cyberthreat
10 54 (4.58%) PKI
11 50 (4.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 48 (4.07%) Mobile App
13 47 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
14 45 (3.82%) User Experience
15 39 (3.31%) Public Cloud
16 34 (2.88%) Linux Command Line
17 25 (2.12%) Mobile Banking
18 23 (1.95%) Cyber Defence
19 20 (1.70%) Private Cloud
20 16 (1.36%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 390 (33.08%) Linux
2 297 (25.19%) Windows
3 132 (11.20%) Unix
4 116 (9.84%) Windows Server
5 79 (6.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 58 (4.92%) CentOS
7 40 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (3.31%) Mac OS X
9 36 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (2.54%) Solaris
11 27 (2.29%) Ubuntu
12 26 (2.21%) Windows 10
13 22 (1.87%) Kali Linux
14 21 (1.78%) HPUX
15 19 (1.61%) AIX
16 17 (1.44%) Windows 7
17 12 (1.02%) Mesosphere
18 11 (0.93%) Android
18 11 (0.93%) DC/OS
19 10 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (31.81%) DevOps
2 327 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
3 324 (27.48%) SIEM
4 237 (20.10%) Information Security
5 227 (19.25%) Cybersecurity
6 207 (17.56%) Security Operations
7 196 (16.62%) Problem-Solving
8 171 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
9 143 (12.13%) Configuration Management
9 143 (12.13%) Vulnerability Management
10 135 (11.45%) ITIL
11 122 (10.35%) Analytics
12 119 (10.09%) Continuous Delivery
13 118 (10.01%) Data Loss Prevention
14 107 (9.08%) Mentoring
15 104 (8.82%) Test Automation
16 103 (8.74%) Microservices
16 103 (8.74%) Scrum
17 87 (7.38%) Incident Management
18 86 (7.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 341 (28.92%) Python
2 289 (24.51%) Java
3 231 (19.59%) PowerShell
4 196 (16.62%) SQL
5 145 (12.30%) Bash Shell
6 97 (8.23%) Perl
7 90 (7.63%) Ruby
8 81 (6.87%) JavaScript
9 69 (5.85%) C#
10 61 (5.17%) Java 8
11 48 (4.07%) PHP
12 47 (3.99%) C
13 45 (3.82%) C++
14 40 (3.39%) Go
15 32 (2.71%) Scala
16 26 (2.21%) Shell Script
17 21 (1.78%) VBScript
18 18 (1.53%) ES6
19 9 (0.76%) Groovy
19 9 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 189 (16.03%) CISSP
2 177 (15.01%) Degree
3 120 (10.18%) Cisco Certification
4 67 (5.68%) SSCP
5 66 (5.60%) CCNP
6 63 (5.34%) Computer Science Degree
6 63 (5.34%) GCIH
7 62 (5.26%) CCNA
7 62 (5.26%) CEH
8 58 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 56 (4.75%) CCIE
10 52 (4.41%) GCIA
11 51 (4.33%) SANS
12 50 (4.24%) MCSE
13 49 (4.16%) GIAC
14 48 (4.07%) GSEC
15 44 (3.73%) CISA
16 42 (3.56%) CISM
16 42 (3.56%) RHCE
17 37 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 65 (5.51%) PCI DSS
3 55 (4.66%) QA
4 37 (3.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 29 (2.46%) COBIT
6 27 (2.29%) GDPR
7 16 (1.36%) SAS 70
8 15 (1.27%) HIPAA
8 15 (1.27%) SLA
9 14 (1.19%) Cyber Essentials
10 9 (0.76%) ISO 22301
11 8 (0.68%) Data Quality
11 8 (0.68%) GPG13
12 3 (0.25%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.17%) PMO
14 1 (0.085%) ISAE 3402
14 1 (0.085%) ISO 31000
14 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 1 (0.085%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 268 (22.73%) Docker
2 109 (9.25%) Active Directory
3 91 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (3.48%) Hyper-V
5 28 (2.37%) VirtualBox
6 13 (1.10%) pfSense
6 13 (1.10%) Snort
7 12 (1.02%) HDFS
7 12 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (0.76%) Samba
8 9 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.68%) KVM
10 5 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.42%) vSphere
11 4 (0.34%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.25%) DFS Replication
12 3 (0.25%) SkyDNS
12 3 (0.25%) Squid
12 3 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 277 (23.49%) Ansible
2 208 (17.64%) Puppet
3 201 (17.05%) Opscode Chef
4 157 (13.32%) Kubernetes
5 124 (10.52%) QRadar
6 112 (9.50%) Terraform
7 95 (8.06%) Nagios
8 81 (6.87%) Nessus
9 56 (4.75%) Prometheus
10 53 (4.50%) RSA Security Analytics
11 46 (3.90%) Consul
12 38 (3.22%) Grafana
13 35 (2.97%) SCOM
13 35 (2.97%) ZABBIX
14 34 (2.88%) McAfee ePO
15 30 (2.54%) Packer
16 29 (2.46%) OpenVAS
17 25 (2.12%) Rundeck
18 23 (1.95%) Nexpose
18 23 (1.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 167 (14.16%) VMware
2 161 (13.66%) AppDynamics
3 159 (13.49%) Cisco
4 157 (13.32%) Microsoft
5 141 (11.96%) Qualys
6 124 (10.52%) New Relic
7 108 (9.16%) Red Hat
8 104 (8.82%) LogRhythm
9 99 (8.40%) ArcSight
9 99 (8.40%) Oracle
10 70 (5.94%) Google
11 69 (5.85%) F5
12 68 (5.77%) Dell
13 62 (5.26%) ServiceNow
14 59 (5.00%) EMC
14 59 (5.00%) Symantec
15 56 (4.75%) NetApp
16 54 (4.58%) IBM
17 52 (4.41%) McAfee
18 48 (4.07%) CyberArk