Period
to 28 May 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 28 May 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
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 212 326 356
Rank change year-on-year +114 +30 +22
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 52 20 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.73% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 0.36% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 46 18 21
Median annual salary £56,250 £53,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -6.52% +24.32%
10th Percentile £46,250 £30,825 £51,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,125 £65,000
England 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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,322 5,514 6,855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 46.95% 46.69% 47.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,639 4,115 5,196
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +114 46 £56,250 +2.27% 7
East Midlands +56 4 - -
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 37 (71.15%) SIEM
2 31 (59.62%) Linux
3 30 (57.69%) Information Security
4 29 (55.77%) Windows
5 27 (51.92%) Cybersecurity
5 27 (51.92%) LogRhythm
6 24 (46.15%) Security Operations
7 23 (44.23%) ITIL
8 20 (38.46%) Security Management
9 19 (36.54%) Firewall
10 18 (34.62%) QRadar
11 16 (30.77%) Red Hat
11 16 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (28.85%) Windows Server
13 12 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
14 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
14 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
15 10 (19.23%) Risk Management
15 10 (19.23%) DevOps
16 9 (17.31%) Big Data
17 8 (15.38%) Nessus
18 7 (13.46%) HTML
18 7 (13.46%) Python
18 7 (13.46%) AWS
18 7 (13.46%) Network Architecture
18 7 (13.46%) Mac OS
18 7 (13.46%) Test Automation
18 7 (13.46%) Digital Forensics

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 5 (9.62%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) AWS
2 4 (7.69%) Azure
3 3 (5.77%) AWS CloudTrail
3 3 (5.77%) SaaS
4 2 (3.85%) GCP
4 2 (3.85%) GitHub
4 2 (3.85%) Loggly
5 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) Firewall
2 5 (9.62%) SSL
2 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) Network Security
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) HTTP
4 2 (3.85%) Wireless
5 1 (1.92%) NAS
5 1 (1.92%) SAN
5 1 (1.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) Big Data
2 6 (11.54%) Hadoop
3 5 (9.62%) Apache Hive
3 5 (9.62%) HBase
3 5 (9.62%) Impala
3 5 (9.62%) Pentaho
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
1 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) GitLab
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Security Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Big Data Software Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Data Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Security Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Information Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Information Officer
6 2 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (3.85%) Security Officer
6 2 (3.85%) SIEM Specialist
6 2 (3.85%) SOC Specialist
7 1 (1.92%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Splunk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
2 5 (9.62%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (9.62%) Kafka
3 2 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.54%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (11.54%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (9.62%) Cyber Defence
3 5 (9.62%) Cyberattack
4 4 (7.69%) PKI
5 3 (5.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.85%) User Experience
7 1 (1.92%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.92%) Derivative
7 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Linux
2 29 (55.77%) Windows
3 16 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (28.85%) Windows Server
5 7 (13.46%) Mac OS
6 4 (7.69%) Unix
7 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (71.15%) SIEM
2 30 (57.69%) Information Security
3 27 (51.92%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (46.15%) Security Operations
5 23 (44.23%) ITIL
6 20 (38.46%) Security Management
7 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (19.23%) DevOps
8 10 (19.23%) Risk Management
9 7 (13.46%) Digital Forensics
9 7 (13.46%) Network Architecture
9 7 (13.46%) Test Automation
10 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
11 5 (9.62%) Analytics
11 5 (9.62%) Coaching
11 5 (9.62%) Information Security Management
11 5 (9.62%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (9.62%) Scrum
11 5 (9.62%) Service Management
11 5 (9.62%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) Python
2 5 (9.62%) HiveQL
2 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.77%) SQL
4 2 (3.85%) C#
4 2 (3.85%) Go
4 2 (3.85%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) Perl
4 2 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
1 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.46%) CREST Certified
3 6 (11.54%) CISSP
4 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.77%) CISM
5 3 (5.77%) Degree
6 2 (3.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (3.85%) AWS Certification
6 2 (3.85%) CCSP
6 2 (3.85%) CEH
6 2 (3.85%) Master's Degree
6 2 (3.85%) SANS
6 2 (3.85%) SSCP
7 1 (1.92%) CCNP
7 1 (1.92%) CSPO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (13.46%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (9.62%) ISO 9001
3 5 (9.62%) NIST
4 3 (5.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (3.85%) NCSC
5 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) HDFS
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Flume
3 2 (3.85%) Docker
3 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (34.62%) QRadar
2 8 (15.38%) Nessus
3 5 (9.62%) Ansible
4 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (5.77%) Puppet
5 3 (5.77%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (3.85%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 2 (3.85%) Fluentd
6 2 (3.85%) Kibana
6 2 (3.85%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.92%) Grafana
7 1 (1.92%) logstash
7 1 (1.92%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) LogRhythm
2 16 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 7 (13.46%) AlienVault
4 5 (9.62%) Cloudera
5 4 (7.69%) VMware
6 3 (5.77%) AppDynamics
6 3 (5.77%) ArcSight
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.85%) New Relic
7 2 (3.85%) Percona
7 2 (3.85%) Qualys
7 2 (3.85%) Remedy
7 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.92%) BMC
8 1 (1.92%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.92%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.92%) SaltStack