Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 140 187
Rank change year-on-year +5 +47 +2
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 103 80 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.79% 1.52% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 4.48% 3.89% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 62 65 33
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +85.71% -33.33% +16.67%
10th Percentile £31,375 £27,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +0.43% +4.55%

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 2,298 2,059 2,665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.99% 39.08% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,515 1,258 1,516
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £64,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 +16 94 £65,000 +100.00% 10
Glasgow -16 9 £47,500 -34.48%
Splunk
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 48 (46.60%) Cybersecurity
2 45 (43.69%) SIEM
3 43 (41.75%) Network Security
4 42 (40.78%) Firewall
5 41 (39.81%) Linux
5 41 (39.81%) Security Operations
5 41 (39.81%) Security Operations Centre
6 39 (37.86%) Threat Management
7 38 (36.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 38 (36.89%) QRadar
7 38 (36.89%) Data Loss Prevention
7 38 (36.89%) PKI
7 38 (36.89%) Qualys
7 38 (36.89%) Vulnerability Management
8 35 (33.98%) ServiceNow
9 33 (32.04%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (31.07%) Git (software)
10 32 (31.07%) Ansible
11 31 (30.10%) Puppet
12 30 (29.13%) Opscode Chef
13 29 (28.16%) Jenkins
13 29 (28.16%) DevOps
13 29 (28.16%) Unix
13 29 (28.16%) Windows
14 28 (27.18%) JIRA
14 28 (27.18%) Terraform
15 27 (26.21%) Rundeck
15 27 (26.21%) Continuous Delivery
15 27 (26.21%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (26.21%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (2.91%) Apache
1 3 (2.91%) JBoss
1 3 (2.91%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.94%) nginx
2 2 (1.94%) SAS
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.97%) CMS
3 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.97%) Jetty
3 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.97%) Tornado
3 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.97%) Maya
1 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 33 (32.04%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (26.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (25.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (41.75%) Network Security
2 42 (40.78%) Firewall
3 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.94%) DNS
4 2 (1.94%) HTTP
4 2 (1.94%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.97%) AMQP
5 1 (0.97%) DMZ
5 1 (0.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.97%) Internet
5 1 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.97%) SAN
5 1 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.80%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.88%) Big Data
3 3 (2.91%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.94%) Maltego
4 2 (1.94%) QlikView
5 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.97%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.97%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.97%) Redis
5 1 (0.97%) Riak
Development Applications
1 32 (31.07%) Git (software)
2 29 (28.16%) Jenkins
3 28 (27.18%) JIRA
4 27 (26.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (25.24%) Subversion
6 25 (24.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 25 (24.27%) GoCD
6 25 (24.27%) IBM UrbanCode
6 25 (24.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.91%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.94%) JMeter
8 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.97%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.97%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.97%) Maven
9 1 (0.97%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.97%) Selenium
9 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (9.71%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 66 (64.08%) Consultant
2 41 (39.81%) Security Consultant
3 38 (36.89%) Senior Consultant
4 26 (25.24%) IT Consultant
4 26 (25.24%) IT Security Consultant
5 25 (24.27%) DevOps Consultant
5 25 (24.27%) Senior DevOps
5 25 (24.27%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 13 (12.62%) Senior IT Consultant
6 13 (12.62%) Senior IT Security Consultant
6 13 (12.62%) Senior Security Consultant
7 12 (11.65%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 12 (11.65%) Managing Consultant
8 5 (4.85%) Security Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Analyst
10 3 (2.91%) Associate Consultant
10 3 (2.91%) Linux Consultant
10 3 (2.91%) SIEM Consultant
10 3 (2.91%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.27%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (2.91%) Node.js
3 2 (1.94%) .NET
3 2 (1.94%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.94%) HTML
3 2 (1.94%) HTML5
3 2 (1.94%) Kafka
3 2 (1.94%) REST
3 2 (1.94%) XML
4 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.97%) CSS
4 1 (0.97%) DHTML
4 1 (0.97%) Flash
4 1 (0.97%) J2EE
4 1 (0.97%) JMS
4 1 (0.97%) SAML
4 1 (0.97%) SOAP
4 1 (0.97%) Web Services
4 1 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.97%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (39.81%) Security Operations Centre
2 38 (36.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 38 (36.89%) PKI
3 10 (9.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (9.71%) Public Cloud
4 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.88%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.91%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.94%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.97%) Clustering
8 1 (0.97%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (39.81%) Linux
2 29 (28.16%) Unix
2 29 (28.16%) Windows
3 4 (3.88%) CentOS
4 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (46.60%) Cybersecurity
2 45 (43.69%) SIEM
3 41 (39.81%) Security Operations
4 39 (37.86%) Threat Management
5 38 (36.89%) Data Loss Prevention
5 38 (36.89%) Vulnerability Management
6 29 (28.16%) DevOps
7 27 (26.21%) Continuous Delivery
8 26 (25.24%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (24.27%) Customer Engagement
9 25 (24.27%) Microservices
9 25 (24.27%) Open Source
10 14 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (11.65%) Risk Management
12 9 (8.74%) ITIL
12 9 (8.74%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (8.74%) Service Management
13 8 (7.77%) ITIL V3
13 8 (7.77%) Service Delivery
13 8 (7.77%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.53%) Python
2 7 (6.80%) Bash Shell
3 6 (5.83%) Ruby
4 5 (4.85%) Java
4 5 (4.85%) Perl
5 4 (3.88%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.91%) C#
6 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.91%) Scala
6 3 (2.91%) SQL
7 1 (0.97%) Clojure
7 1 (0.97%) Erlang
7 1 (0.97%) F#
7 1 (0.97%) Go
7 1 (0.97%) Haskell
7 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.97%) VB
7 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.94%) CISM
2 2 (1.94%) CISSP
2 2 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.97%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (0.97%) GCIH
3 1 (0.97%) MCSE
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.97%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (24.27%) GCP
2 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.94%) SLA
4 1 (0.97%) COBIT
4 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Docker
2 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.97%) KVM
3 1 (0.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.97%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 38 (36.89%) QRadar
2 32 (31.07%) Ansible
3 31 (30.10%) Puppet
4 30 (29.13%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (27.18%) Terraform
6 27 (26.21%) Rundeck
7 25 (24.27%) Consul
8 3 (2.91%) Cacti
8 3 (2.91%) Capistrano
9 2 (1.94%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.94%) Nagios
9 2 (1.94%) Salt
9 2 (1.94%) SCCM
10 1 (0.97%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.97%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (0.97%) Computer Incident Response Team
10 1 (0.97%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.97%) logstash
10 1 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.97%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 38 (36.89%) Qualys
2 35 (33.98%) ServiceNow
3 25 (24.27%) Delphix
3 25 (24.27%) RedGate
4 3 (2.91%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.91%) Perforce
5 2 (1.94%) Ab Initio
5 2 (1.94%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.94%) F5
5 2 (1.94%) Remedy
5 2 (1.94%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.94%) VMware
6 1 (0.97%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.97%) HP
6 1 (0.97%) Informatica
6 1 (0.97%) Juniper
6 1 (0.97%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.97%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.97%) Sophos
6 1 (0.97%) Trend Micro