Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 186 183
Rank change year-on-year +47 -3 -
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 80 51 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.52% 0.88% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 3.89% 1.92% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 65 33 30
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £47,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £57,750 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.43% +4.55% +10.00%

Splunk is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2056 2651 2601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.11% 45.60% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1515 1680
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +1.23%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £58,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 21 July 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 +15 65 £32,500 -38.10% 4
Glasgow +23 10 £72,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 5 £60,000 -
Splunk
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 43 (53.75%) Linux
2 41 (51.25%) Security Monitoring
3 36 (45.00%) Cybersecurity
4 27 (33.75%) Finance
5 21 (26.25%) Big Data
6 20 (25.00%) Law
7 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (21.25%) PowerShell
8 17 (21.25%) Analytics
9 14 (17.50%) Degree
9 14 (17.50%) Unix
9 14 (17.50%) Windows
9 14 (17.50%) Java
9 14 (17.50%) SQL
10 13 (16.25%) Oracle
10 13 (16.25%) Big Data Analytics
10 13 (16.25%) Data Analytics
11 12 (15.00%) Security Architecture
11 12 (15.00%) Nagios
12 10 (12.50%) Red Hat
12 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
13 9 (11.25%) IBM
13 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
13 9 (11.25%) Network Security
13 9 (11.25%) F5
13 9 (11.25%) ArcSight
13 9 (11.25%) DevOps
13 9 (11.25%) Data Centre
14 8 (10.00%) SDLC
14 8 (10.00%) Presales

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 6 (7.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.00%) Alfresco
3 4 (5.00%) FileNet
3 4 (5.00%) IIS
3 4 (5.00%) SAS
4 1 (1.25%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.25%) Confluence
4 1 (1.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.25%) IaaS
3 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) Network Security
2 5 (6.25%) SAN
3 4 (5.00%) Firewall
4 3 (3.75%) DNS
4 3 (3.75%) Kerberos
4 3 (3.75%) LDAP
4 3 (3.75%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.25%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) Big Data
2 8 (10.00%) Cognos Impromptu
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.25%) Flink
5 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.25%) JUnit
2 5 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 27 (33.75%) Finance
2 20 (25.00%) Law
3 6 (7.50%) Banking
4 5 (6.25%) Front Office
5 3 (3.75%) Publishing
6 2 (2.50%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 46 (57.50%) Consultant
1 46 (57.50%) Security Consultant
2 20 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
3 17 (21.25%) Associate Consultant
4 13 (16.25%) Big Data Consultant
4 13 (16.25%) Data Consultant
4 13 (16.25%) IT Consultant
4 13 (16.25%) IT Security Consultant
5 11 (13.75%) Security Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Analytics Consultant
6 8 (10.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 8 (10.00%) Splunk Consultant
6 8 (10.00%) Trainee
6 8 (10.00%) Trainee Consultant
7 7 (8.75%) Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Presales Consultant
7 7 (8.75%) Security Presales Consultant
8 6 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Technical Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) .NET
2 5 (6.25%) REST
2 5 (6.25%) RESTful
2 5 (6.25%) Spring
2 5 (6.25%) Web Services
2 5 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (6.25%) XML
2 5 (6.25%) XSLT
3 4 (5.00%) J2EE
3 4 (5.00%) SOAP
4 3 (3.75%) HTML
5 1 (1.25%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.25%) Kafka
5 1 (1.25%) NumPy
5 1 (1.25%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.50%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.50%) Fintech
4 1 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (53.75%) Linux
2 14 (17.50%) Unix
2 14 (17.50%) Windows
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) Security Monitoring
2 36 (45.00%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (21.25%) Analytics
5 13 (16.25%) Big Data Analytics
5 13 (16.25%) Data Analytics
6 12 (15.00%) Security Architecture
7 9 (11.25%) DevOps
8 8 (10.00%) Presales
8 8 (10.00%) Project Management
8 8 (10.00%) SDLC
9 7 (8.75%) BCP
9 7 (8.75%) Configuration Management
9 7 (8.75%) Security Operations
10 6 (7.50%) Business Continuity
10 6 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (7.50%) Threat Management
10 6 (7.50%) Time Management
11 5 (6.25%) Multithreading
11 5 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) PowerShell
2 14 (17.50%) Java
2 14 (17.50%) SQL
3 5 (6.25%) C#
3 5 (6.25%) Perl
3 5 (6.25%) Python
3 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.25%) Groovy
6 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) MBA
3 1 (1.25%) GCIH
3 1 (1.25%) IBM WebSphere Certification
3 1 (1.25%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.25%) MCITP
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.75%) Docker
3 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.25%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) Nagios
2 7 (8.75%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.25%) SCCM
4 1 (1.25%) Ansible
4 1 (1.25%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.25%) Cacti
4 1 (1.25%) CSIRT
4 1 (1.25%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.25%) Icinga
4 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.25%) Mesos
4 1 (1.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.25%) QRadar
4 1 (1.25%) Terraform
4 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Oracle
2 10 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 9 (11.25%) ArcSight
3 9 (11.25%) F5
3 9 (11.25%) IBM
3 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.25%) AppDynamics
4 5 (6.25%) VMware
5 4 (5.00%) Guidewire
5 4 (5.00%) Informatica
6 3 (3.75%) Forcepoint
6 3 (3.75%) McAfee
6 3 (3.75%) Symantec
7 2 (2.50%) CyberArk
7 2 (2.50%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.50%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.25%) HP
8 1 (1.25%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
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