Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 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
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 389 422 408
Rank change year-on-year +33 -14 +84
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 573 957 1,225
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.71% 0.73% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 1.71% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 457 673 729
Median annual salary £59,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.80% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £95,000 £89,000
UK median annual salary £59,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.80% +4.17% -

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 33,339 56,001 70,954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.34% 42.43% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25,563 43,149 55,786
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%

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 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 2020. 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 -22 299 £72,500 -3.33% 27
South East +92 125 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Midlands +122 54 £56,250 +4.65% 7
West Midlands +109 48 £56,250 +2.27% 7
North of England +68 48 £53,750 +2.38% 11
North West +64 26 £60,000 +4.43% 7
South West +28 25 £50,000 +6.38% 4
Yorkshire +87 22 £42,500 -19.05% 4
East of England +62 22 £53,750 -2.27% 1
East Midlands +56 4 - -
Splunk
UK

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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.

1 209 (36.47%) Python
2 179 (31.24%) Linux
3 174 (30.37%) SIEM
4 169 (29.49%) DevOps
5 164 (28.62%) AWS
6 154 (26.88%) Windows
7 144 (25.13%) Azure
8 137 (23.91%) Cybersecurity
9 127 (22.16%) Finance
10 125 (21.82%) Security Operations
11 120 (20.94%) SQL
12 110 (19.20%) Information Security
13 107 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
14 105 (18.32%) Bash Shell
14 105 (18.32%) Firewall
15 104 (18.15%) ArcSight
16 98 (17.10%) Microsoft
17 97 (16.93%) ITIL
18 96 (16.75%) PowerShell
19 94 (16.40%) Ansible
20 88 (15.36%) LogRhythm
21 87 (15.18%) Security Cleared
22 86 (15.01%) Docker
23 83 (14.49%) Java
24 81 (14.14%) Perl
25 79 (13.79%) CISSP
26 72 (12.57%) VMware
27 71 (12.39%) SC Cleared
27 71 (12.39%) Kubernetes
27 71 (12.39%) Windows Server

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 45 (7.85%) Apache Spark
2 37 (6.46%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (6.28%) IIS
4 14 (2.44%) Confluence
5 9 (1.57%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.40%) Apache
6 8 (1.40%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.22%) Apache Airflow
8 6 (1.05%) nginx
9 4 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.35%) CMS
11 2 (0.35%) GemFire
11 2 (0.35%) Kentico
11 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.35%) Mule
11 2 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.35%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.35%) Gephi
3 2 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.17%) InDesign
4 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.35%) Magento
2 2 (0.35%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.17%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Ripple
3 1 (0.17%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 164 (28.62%) AWS
2 144 (25.13%) Azure
3 44 (7.68%) Office 365
4 42 (7.33%) GCP
5 32 (5.58%) Amazon S3
6 31 (5.41%) PaaS
7 30 (5.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 28 (4.89%) Datadog
9 27 (4.71%) AWS CloudFormation
10 23 (4.01%) Serverless
11 22 (3.84%) SaaS
12 20 (3.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 19 (3.32%) GitHub
14 17 (2.97%) AWS Lambda
15 15 (2.62%) Akamai
16 13 (2.27%) Amazon ECS
16 13 (2.27%) Amazon Kinesis
17 12 (2.09%) Stackdriver
18 11 (1.92%) IaaS
18 11 (1.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 105 (18.32%) Firewall
2 52 (9.08%) TCP/IP
3 32 (5.58%) Network Security
4 27 (4.71%) DNS
5 21 (3.66%) Internet
5 21 (3.66%) SSL
6 16 (2.79%) HTTP
7 15 (2.62%) VPN
8 13 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (1.92%) DHCP
9 11 (1.92%) Wireless
10 9 (1.57%) BGP
10 9 (1.57%) Multicast
10 9 (1.57%) OSPF
11 8 (1.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (1.22%) MPLS
12 7 (1.22%) SAN
12 7 (1.22%) SNMP
12 7 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 46 (8.03%) Big Data
2 46 (8.03%) Hadoop
3 32 (5.58%) HBase
4 29 (5.06%) MongoDB
5 25 (4.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (3.66%) Apache Hive
6 21 (3.66%) NoSQL
7 17 (2.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 17 (2.97%) MySQL
8 16 (2.79%) SQL Server 2016
9 15 (2.62%) KNIME
9 15 (2.62%) SQL Server 2017
10 12 (2.09%) Amazon Athena
11 9 (1.57%) Amazon Aurora
11 9 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.22%) BigQuery
12 7 (1.22%) Impala
13 6 (1.05%) Redis
13 6 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 70 (12.22%) Git (software)
2 63 (10.99%) Jenkins
3 41 (7.16%) JIRA
4 37 (6.46%) Maven
5 27 (4.71%) Selenium
6 26 (4.54%) Bitbucket
7 24 (4.19%) Sonatype Nexus
8 23 (4.01%) JUnit
9 20 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
10 17 (2.97%) TeamCity
11 11 (1.92%) IBM UrbanCode
12 7 (1.22%) GitLab
13 6 (1.05%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.05%) SoapUI
14 5 (0.87%) Ant
14 5 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (0.87%) Visual Studio
15 4 (0.70%) CircleCI
15 4 (0.70%) git-flow
15 4 (0.70%) GoCD
General
1 127 (22.16%) Finance
2 47 (8.20%) Banking
3 26 (4.54%) Retail
4 22 (3.84%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.79%) Law
6 15 (2.62%) Aerospace
7 13 (2.27%) Games
8 12 (2.09%) Public Sector
9 11 (1.92%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.75%) Electronics
10 10 (1.75%) Marketing
11 6 (1.05%) Investment Banking
11 6 (1.05%) Local Government
12 5 (0.87%) Front Office
13 3 (0.52%) Billing
13 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.52%) French Language
14 2 (0.35%) Advertising
14 2 (0.35%) Legal
14 2 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 137 (23.91%) Analyst
2 98 (17.10%) Security Analyst
3 80 (13.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 51 (8.90%) Security Engineer
5 46 (8.03%) Developer
6 35 (6.11%) Splunk Analyst
7 32 (5.58%) Operations Engineer
8 31 (5.41%) Consultant
9 30 (5.24%) ArcSight Analyst
9 30 (5.24%) Java Developer
9 30 (5.24%) Platform Engineer
10 29 (5.06%) Architect
10 29 (5.06%) SIEM Analyst
11 27 (4.71%) Data Engineer
12 25 (4.36%) Cloud Engineer
13 24 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (3.66%) Information Analyst
14 21 (3.66%) Information Security Analyst
15 20 (3.49%) Technical Analyst
16 19 (3.32%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.38%) Elastic Stack
2 34 (5.93%) SailPoint
3 32 (5.58%) Node.js
4 27 (4.71%) Kafka
5 26 (4.54%) AngularJS
5 26 (4.54%) Spring
6 25 (4.36%) HTML
7 23 (4.01%) React
7 23 (4.01%) RESTful
8 21 (3.66%) Web Services
9 20 (3.49%) Sensu
10 11 (1.92%) .NET
10 11 (1.92%) Apache Flex
10 11 (1.92%) CSS
11 10 (1.75%) REST
11 10 (1.75%) XML
11 10 (1.75%) YAML
12 7 (1.22%) JSON
12 7 (1.22%) Lambda Expressions
13 6 (1.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.95%) Security Operations Centre
2 49 (8.55%) Management Information System
3 32 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.19%) Cyberthreat
5 19 (3.32%) Data Centre
6 16 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
7 13 (2.27%) PKI
7 13 (2.27%) Public Cloud
8 10 (1.75%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.22%) Clustering
9 7 (1.22%) CMDB
10 6 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (0.87%) Cyber Defence
11 5 (0.87%) Cyberattack
11 5 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.87%) User Experience
12 4 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (0.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 179 (31.24%) Linux
2 154 (26.88%) Windows
3 71 (12.39%) Windows Server
4 65 (11.34%) Unix
5 20 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (3.49%) Windows Server 2016
6 18 (3.14%) Mac OS
7 11 (1.92%) Solaris
8 9 (1.57%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.40%) CentOS
10 6 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.70%) Debian
13 3 (0.52%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.35%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.35%) SUSE
14 2 (0.35%) VMS
14 2 (0.35%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (30.37%) SIEM
2 169 (29.49%) DevOps
3 137 (23.91%) Cybersecurity
4 125 (21.82%) Security Operations
5 110 (19.20%) Information Security
6 107 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
7 97 (16.93%) ITIL
8 61 (10.65%) Security Management
9 52 (9.08%) Analytics
10 51 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (8.20%) Infrastructure as Code
11 47 (8.20%) Machine Learning
12 44 (7.68%) Service Management
12 44 (7.68%) Vulnerability Management
13 42 (7.33%) Incident Management
13 42 (7.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 40 (6.98%) Configuration Management
15 38 (6.63%) Asset Management
15 38 (6.63%) Continuous Delivery
15 38 (6.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 209 (36.47%) Python
2 120 (20.94%) SQL
3 105 (18.32%) Bash Shell
4 96 (16.75%) PowerShell
5 83 (14.49%) Java
6 81 (14.14%) Perl
7 42 (7.33%) JavaScript
8 37 (6.46%) C#
9 27 (4.71%) R
10 20 (3.49%) Ruby
11 19 (3.32%) Java 8
12 16 (2.79%) C++
12 16 (2.79%) Go
13 14 (2.44%) C
14 11 (1.92%) HiveQL
15 10 (1.75%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.40%) AWK
16 8 (1.40%) sed
17 7 (1.22%) Kotlin
18 6 (1.05%) Korn
Qualifications
1 87 (15.18%) Security Cleared
2 79 (13.79%) CISSP
3 71 (12.39%) SC Cleared
4 46 (8.03%) CISM
5 45 (7.85%) Degree
6 40 (6.98%) CISA
7 39 (6.81%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (4.36%) SANS
9 24 (4.19%) CCNA
10 20 (3.49%) CCNP
11 16 (2.79%) CREST Certified
11 16 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (2.44%) CEH
13 13 (2.27%) DV Cleared
14 12 (2.09%) MCSE
15 11 (1.92%) IISP
16 10 (1.75%) AWS Certification
16 10 (1.75%) CCIE
16 10 (1.75%) GIAC
17 8 (1.40%) GCFE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (4.54%) PCI DSS
3 20 (3.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (2.27%) NIST
5 9 (1.57%) GDPR
5 9 (1.57%) QA
6 8 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (1.40%) ISO 9001
7 7 (1.22%) COBIT
8 4 (0.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 4 (0.70%) JSP 440
9 3 (0.52%) NCSC
10 2 (0.35%) HMG Infosec
10 2 (0.35%) SLA
11 1 (0.17%) FedRAMP
11 1 (0.17%) FISMA
11 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.17%) PSD2
System Software
1 86 (15.01%) Docker
2 52 (9.08%) Active Directory
3 44 (7.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (1.75%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.57%) vSphere
7 7 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (1.05%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.87%) HDFS
9 5 (0.87%) vCloud
10 3 (0.52%) LXC
10 3 (0.52%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.17%) KVM
12 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.17%) XenApp
12 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 94 (16.40%) Ansible
2 71 (12.39%) Kubernetes
3 66 (11.52%) QRadar
4 61 (10.65%) Terraform
5 49 (8.55%) Nessus
5 49 (8.55%) Puppet
6 48 (8.38%) Grafana
7 39 (6.81%) SCOM
8 35 (6.11%) Opscode Chef
9 34 (5.93%) Nagios
10 28 (4.89%) Prometheus
11 24 (4.19%) SCCM
12 23 (4.01%) ZABBIX
13 20 (3.49%) Kibana
14 16 (2.79%) Automic
15 14 (2.44%) logstash
16 11 (1.92%) RSA enVision
17 10 (1.75%) Control-M
18 9 (1.57%) Icinga
19 8 (1.40%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 104 (18.15%) ArcSight
2 98 (17.10%) Microsoft
3 88 (15.36%) LogRhythm
4 72 (12.57%) VMware
5 56 (9.77%) Cisco
6 52 (9.08%) CyberArk
7 34 (5.93%) Aveksa
7 34 (5.93%) Qualys
7 34 (5.93%) Sun
8 31 (5.41%) ServiceNow
9 25 (4.36%) Red Hat
10 24 (4.19%) Oracle
11 23 (4.01%) Citrix
12 22 (3.84%) AppDynamics
12 22 (3.84%) Google
13 19 (3.32%) IBM
14 18 (3.14%) CheckPoint
15 17 (2.97%) McAfee
15 17 (2.97%) Palo Alto
16 16 (2.79%) SolarWinds