Period
to 23 October 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 293 171 263
Rank change year-on-year -122 +92 +74
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 43 35 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.41% 0.86% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 1.89% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 40
10th Percentile £52,000 £41,200 £41,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +21.05% -34.48%
75th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £85,750 £74,750 £60,375
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% -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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,697 1,854 5,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 44.24% 45.72% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,507 1,457 4,311
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,750 £56,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in the Midlands

Splunk
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Splunk in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Splunk in the Midlands

Splunk
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Splunk in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Splunk in the Midlands

Splunk
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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
West Midlands -96 39 £55,000 -4.35% 16
East Midlands -77 4 £62,500 +38.89% 2
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 20 (46.51%) SIEM
2 17 (39.53%) DNS
2 17 (39.53%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (34.88%) DHCP
4 14 (32.56%) Python
4 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
4 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
4 14 (32.56%) LogRhythm
5 12 (27.91%) Azure
5 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
6 11 (25.58%) AWS
7 10 (23.26%) BMC
7 10 (23.26%) Linux
8 9 (20.93%) HTTP
8 9 (20.93%) Firewall
8 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
8 9 (20.93%) Use Case
8 9 (20.93%) DevOps
8 9 (20.93%) Docker
8 9 (20.93%) Kubernetes
8 9 (20.93%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 8 (18.60%) Palo Alto
9 8 (18.60%) Service Management
10 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (16.28%) Network Security
10 7 (16.28%) Grafana
10 7 (16.28%) GCP
10 7 (16.28%) Ansible
11 6 (13.95%) Cloudflare

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Azure
2 11 (25.58%) AWS
3 7 (16.28%) GCP
4 6 (13.95%) Cloudflare
4 6 (13.95%) OpenDNS
5 3 (6.98%) OpenShift
6 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (4.65%) Slack
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.33%) Azure Sentinel
7 1 (2.33%) GitHub
7 1 (2.33%) PaaS
7 1 (2.33%) Power Platform
7 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) DNS
2 15 (34.88%) DHCP
3 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
4 9 (20.93%) Firewall
4 9 (20.93%) HTTP
5 7 (16.28%) Network Security
6 6 (13.95%) VoIP
7 4 (9.30%) VLAN
8 2 (4.65%) SSL
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Power BI
1 1 (2.33%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
1 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) GitLab
2 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Maven
2 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.65%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Security Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) SOC Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Network Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Network Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.65%) AWS DevOps
9 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Security Analyst
10 1 (2.33%) Automation Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) DevOps Automation Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Head of DevOps
10 1 (2.33%) Lead DevOps
10 1 (2.33%) Protective Monitoring Analyst
10 1 (2.33%) Security Incident Analyst
10 1 (2.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Regular Expression
1 5 (11.63%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
3 1 (2.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 6 (13.95%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (4.65%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) SIEM
2 17 (39.53%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.93%) DevOps
4 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
4 9 (20.93%) Use Case
5 8 (18.60%) Service Management
6 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.95%) BCP
7 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
7 6 (13.95%) Project Delivery
7 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
8 5 (11.63%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (11.63%) Threat Detection
9 4 (9.30%) Analytics
9 4 (9.30%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (9.30%) Runbook
9 4 (9.30%) Security Operations
9 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) Python
2 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.63%) Go
3 5 (11.63%) Ruby
4 2 (4.65%) C
4 2 (4.65%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
1 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) CISSP
2 5 (11.63%) CREST Certified
2 5 (11.63%) SANS
3 4 (9.30%) CISM
4 3 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
5 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 2 (4.65%) CCNP
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.65%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (4.65%) GCIA
5 2 (4.65%) GSEC
5 2 (4.65%) OSCP
6 1 (2.33%) GIAC
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
2 4 (9.30%) QA
3 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.33%) GDPR
4 1 (2.33%) GPG13
4 1 (2.33%) GRC
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Docker
2 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) Gluster
4 1 (2.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Kubernetes
2 7 (16.28%) Ansible
2 7 (16.28%) Grafana
3 6 (13.95%) Prometheus
4 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (9.30%) Terraform
5 3 (6.98%) Puppet
6 2 (4.65%) Nessus
6 2 (4.65%) Sysdig
7 1 (2.33%) Packer
7 1 (2.33%) QRadar
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) LogRhythm
2 10 (23.26%) BMC
3 8 (18.60%) Palo Alto
4 6 (13.95%) Dell
4 6 (13.95%) HP
4 6 (13.95%) VMware
5 4 (9.30%) ArcSight
5 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.98%) Carbon Black
6 3 (6.98%) Tanium
7 2 (4.65%) AppDynamics
7 2 (4.65%) Avaya
7 2 (4.65%) CrowdStrike
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.65%) Mitel
7 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.65%) Symantec
8 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.33%) Google
8 1 (2.33%) Qualys