Period
to 18 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 18 December 2017 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 > Scotland
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 154 186
Rank change year-on-year -41 +32 +52
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 37 55 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.66% 1.12% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 2.52% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 42
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £61,875
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% +5.00%

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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2298 2181 2649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.12% 44.28% 41.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 1351 1695
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Scotland

Splunk
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Splunk in Scotland

Splunk
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Splunk in Scotland

Splunk
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. 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
Edinburgh -30 36 £36,750 -26.50% 2
Perth and Kinross - 1 £47,500 -
Splunk
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing Splunk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 24 (64.86%) Linux
2 19 (51.35%) Security Monitoring
3 15 (40.54%) Windows
4 13 (35.14%) Unix
4 13 (35.14%) Big Data
5 12 (32.43%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (27.03%) JIRA
7 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
7 10 (27.03%) Ansible
7 10 (27.03%) DevOps
7 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
7 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
7 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (27.03%) Puppet
7 10 (27.03%) Terraform
8 9 (24.32%) Elastic Stack
8 9 (24.32%) GoCD
8 9 (24.32%) Consul
8 9 (24.32%) ServiceNow
8 9 (24.32%) IBM UrbanCode
8 9 (24.32%) RedGate
8 9 (24.32%) Open Source
8 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (24.32%) Customer Engagement
8 9 (24.32%) Analytics
8 9 (24.32%) Big Data Analytics
8 9 (24.32%) Data Analytics
8 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (24.32%) Continuous Delivery

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (10.81%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (24.32%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
1 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
1 10 (27.03%) JIRA
2 9 (24.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (24.32%) GoCD
2 9 (24.32%) IBM UrbanCode
2 9 (24.32%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (24.32%) Subversion
2 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
General
1 9 (24.32%) Law
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Consultant
2 18 (48.65%) Security Consultant
3 12 (32.43%) Splunk Consultant
4 11 (29.73%) Senior Consultant
5 9 (24.32%) DevOps Consultant
5 9 (24.32%) Senior DevOps
5 9 (24.32%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 8 (21.62%) Analytics Consultant
6 8 (21.62%) Big Data Consultant
6 8 (21.62%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 8 (21.62%) Data Consultant
6 8 (21.62%) Linux Consultant
6 8 (21.62%) Trainee
6 8 (21.62%) Trainee Consultant
7 5 (13.51%) Associate Consultant
8 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) IT Consultant
8 4 (10.81%) IT Security Consultant
8 4 (10.81%) SIEM Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Linux
2 15 (40.54%) Windows
3 13 (35.14%) Unix
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Security Monitoring
2 12 (32.43%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (27.03%) DevOps
4 9 (24.32%) Analytics
4 9 (24.32%) Big Data Analytics
4 9 (24.32%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (24.32%) Customer Engagement
4 9 (24.32%) Data Analytics
4 9 (24.32%) Microservices
4 9 (24.32%) Open Source
5 8 (21.62%) Security Operations
6 6 (16.22%) Security Architecture
6 6 (16.22%) SIEM
7 3 (8.11%) Presales
8 2 (5.41%) Compliance Management
8 2 (5.41%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 2 (5.41%) Risk and Compliance Management
8 2 (5.41%) Threat Intelligence
8 2 (5.41%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) Python
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) Groovy
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
3 1 (2.70%) VB
3 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) CISM
2 2 (5.41%) CISSP
2 2 (5.41%) IISP
3 1 (2.70%) IBM WebSphere Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MBA
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) GCP
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.11%) SLA
3 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (27.03%) Ansible
2 10 (27.03%) Puppet
2 10 (27.03%) Terraform
3 9 (24.32%) Consul
3 9 (24.32%) Rundeck
4 4 (10.81%) SCCM
5 3 (8.11%) Nagios
6 1 (2.70%) BladeLogic
6 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
2 9 (24.32%) RedGate
2 9 (24.32%) ServiceNow
3 7 (18.92%) ArcSight
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.11%) VMware
6 2 (5.41%) CyberArk
6 2 (5.41%) F5
6 2 (5.41%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.70%) ForeScout
7 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds