Period
to 29 January 2020

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 29 January 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 270 307 360
Rank change year-on-year +37 +53 +46
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 67 47 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.64% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 0.85% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 10
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £73,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.59% +40.48% +31.25%
10th Percentile £42,125 £37,125 £27,300
90th Percentile £61,475 £81,875 £61,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - -4.00%

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 4,815 5,555 7,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 46.02% 45.69% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,939 3,977 5,458
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.87%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in the Midlands

Splunk
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Splunk in the Midlands

Splunk
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in the Midlands over the 6 months to 29 January 2020.

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 29 January 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
West Midlands +49 46 £47,500 -37.70% 6
East Midlands +27 19 £55,000 -25.42%
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 55 (82.09%) SIEM
2 46 (68.66%) Security Operations
2 46 (68.66%) Information Security
3 43 (64.18%) Windows
3 43 (64.18%) Linux
4 40 (59.70%) Firewall
5 36 (53.73%) Cybersecurity
6 35 (52.24%) ITIL
7 31 (46.27%) LogRhythm
8 29 (43.28%) Security Management
9 27 (40.30%) QRadar
10 24 (35.82%) Windows Server
10 24 (35.82%) Red Hat
10 24 (35.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (28.36%) CISSP
12 15 (22.39%) Management Information System
12 15 (22.39%) Vulnerability Management
13 14 (20.90%) AWS
14 11 (16.42%) GCP
14 11 (16.42%) Python
14 11 (16.42%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (16.42%) Nessus
15 10 (14.93%) NIST
16 9 (13.43%) Security Operations Centre
16 9 (13.43%) Azure
16 9 (13.43%) Ansible
16 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
16 9 (13.43%) PowerShell
16 9 (13.43%) Network Security
16 9 (13.43%) Degree

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 (1.49%) Confluence
1 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.90%) AWS
2 11 (16.42%) GCP
3 9 (13.43%) Azure
4 6 (8.96%) IaaS
4 6 (8.96%) PaaS
4 6 (8.96%) SaaS
5 5 (7.46%) GitHub
6 2 (2.99%) Office 365
7 1 (1.49%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 40 (59.70%) Firewall
2 9 (13.43%) Network Security
3 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.97%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (5.97%) VPN
4 4 (5.97%) Wireless
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.99%) DNS
6 2 (2.99%) WAN
6 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.49%) DHCP
7 1 (1.49%) HTTP
7 1 (1.49%) Internet
7 1 (1.49%) LAN
7 1 (1.49%) MPLS
7 1 (1.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) Big Data
1 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Bitbucket
1 5 (7.46%) Cucumber
1 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
1 5 (7.46%) Selenium
2 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.45%) Retail
2 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) French Language
4 1 (1.49%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) Analyst
2 30 (44.78%) Security Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) SOC Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Information Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Information Officer
7 3 (4.48%) Information Security Officer
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Security Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Security Officer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Information Security Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (7.46%) Node.js
3 2 (2.99%) CSS
3 2 (2.99%) CSS3
3 2 (2.99%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) HTML5
4 1 (1.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Management Information System
2 9 (13.43%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (8.96%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (7.46%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.46%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.97%) Cyber Defence
5 4 (5.97%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (4.48%) PKI
7 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.99%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.49%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.49%) Derivative
8 1 (1.49%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (64.18%) Linux
1 43 (64.18%) Windows
2 24 (35.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 24 (35.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.46%) Unix
4 2 (2.99%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (82.09%) SIEM
2 46 (68.66%) Information Security
2 46 (68.66%) Security Operations
3 36 (53.73%) Cybersecurity
4 35 (52.24%) ITIL
5 29 (43.28%) Security Management
6 15 (22.39%) Vulnerability Management
7 11 (16.42%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
9 8 (11.94%) Change Management
10 7 (10.45%) Incident Management
10 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
11 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (8.96%) Coaching
11 6 (8.96%) DevOps
11 6 (8.96%) Multichannel Retail
11 6 (8.96%) Online Security
11 6 (8.96%) Password Management
11 6 (8.96%) Privileged Password Management
11 6 (8.96%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) Python
2 9 (13.43%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.94%) Bash Shell
4 7 (10.45%) C#
4 7 (10.45%) Go
5 5 (7.46%) Java
5 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) CISSP
2 9 (13.43%) CISM
2 9 (13.43%) Degree
3 8 (11.94%) Master's Degree
3 8 (11.94%) SSCP
4 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.46%) AWS Certification
5 5 (7.46%) CEH
5 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.97%) CCNP
6 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
6 4 (5.97%) GSEC
6 4 (5.97%) SANS
6 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.99%) CCDP
7 2 (2.99%) CISMP
8 1 (1.49%) CCNA
8 1 (1.49%) CCSP
8 1 (1.49%) GCIH
8 1 (1.49%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) NIST
2 8 (11.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.48%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.49%) GDPR
5 1 (1.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.49%) NCSC
5 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.46%) Docker
2 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.46%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (40.30%) QRadar
2 11 (16.42%) Nessus
3 9 (13.43%) Ansible
4 7 (10.45%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (8.96%) Puppet
6 5 (7.46%) Kubernetes
7 4 (5.97%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (4.48%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (4.48%) logstash
9 1 (1.49%) CSIRT
9 1 (1.49%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (1.49%) Kibana
9 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (1.49%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 31 (46.27%) LogRhythm
2 24 (35.82%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.94%) ArcSight
4 7 (10.45%) Qualys
5 6 (8.96%) VMware
6 5 (7.46%) AppDynamics
6 5 (7.46%) Cisco
6 5 (7.46%) New Relic
7 4 (5.97%) Darktrace
7 4 (5.97%) F5
7 4 (5.97%) McAfee
8 3 (4.48%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.48%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.99%) Juniper
9 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.99%) NetWitness
9 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.99%) Sun
10 1 (1.49%) Apple
10 1 (1.49%) Forcepoint