Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 184 174
Rank change year-on-year +45 -10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 86 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.60% 0.74% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 3.96% 1.87% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47 34 30
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £31,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +109.68% -38.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £47,500 £27,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,625 £67,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +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 2,169 2,195 2,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.25% 39.66% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,358 1,378 1,411
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,586
90th Percentile £69,488 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 October 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 18 October 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 +51 80 £65,000 +116.67% 4
Glasgow -4 6 £47,500 -34.48%
Splunk
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 43 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 40 (46.51%) Security Operations
2 40 (46.51%) Security Operations Centre
3 39 (45.35%) Firewall
4 37 (43.02%) Threat Management
4 37 (43.02%) SIEM
5 36 (41.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 36 (41.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 36 (41.86%) QRadar
5 36 (41.86%) Data Loss Prevention
5 36 (41.86%) PKI
5 36 (41.86%) Network Security
5 36 (41.86%) Qualys
6 33 (38.37%) Git (software)
7 32 (37.21%) Linux
7 32 (37.21%) Amazon AWS
8 31 (36.05%) Puppet
8 31 (36.05%) Ansible
8 31 (36.05%) ServiceNow
8 31 (36.05%) Terraform
9 30 (34.88%) Opscode Chef
9 30 (34.88%) Jenkins
10 28 (32.56%) JIRA
11 27 (31.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 27 (31.40%) Subversion
11 27 (31.40%) DevOps
11 27 (31.40%) Elastic Stack
12 26 (30.23%) Continuous Delivery
12 26 (30.23%) Google Cloud Platform
12 26 (30.23%) 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 (3.49%) Apache
1 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.49%) SAS
1 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.33%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.33%) JBoss
2 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.16%) Confluence
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) 3ds Max
1 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.16%) Maya
1 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 32 (37.21%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (30.23%) Google Cloud Platform
2 26 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.49%) GitHub
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.33%) AWS CodePipeline
4 2 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.33%) Datadog
4 2 (2.33%) Serverless
4 2 (2.33%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 39 (45.35%) Firewall
2 36 (41.86%) Network Security
3 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.16%) SSL
3 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) Big Data
2 5 (5.81%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.49%) QlikView
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.16%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 33 (38.37%) Git (software)
2 30 (34.88%) Jenkins
3 28 (32.56%) JIRA
4 27 (31.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 27 (31.40%) Subversion
5 25 (29.07%) GoCD
5 25 (29.07%) IBM UrbanCode
5 25 (29.07%) Octopus Deploy
5 25 (29.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.33%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.33%) GCC
6 2 (2.33%) GitLab
6 2 (2.33%) Maven
6 2 (2.33%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.16%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.16%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.16%) JUnit
7 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (5.81%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 61 (70.93%) Consultant
2 37 (43.02%) Senior Consultant
3 36 (41.86%) Security Consultant
4 25 (29.07%) DevOps Consultant
4 25 (29.07%) Senior DevOps
4 25 (29.07%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 24 (27.91%) IT Consultant
5 24 (27.91%) IT Security Consultant
6 12 (13.95%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 12 (13.95%) Managing Consultant
6 12 (13.95%) Senior IT Consultant
6 12 (13.95%) Senior IT Security Consultant
6 12 (13.95%) Senior Security Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Administrator
8 3 (3.49%) Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.49%) Systems Manager
9 2 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.40%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (6.98%) Node.js
3 2 (2.33%) XML
4 1 (1.16%) .NET
4 1 (1.16%) Ajax
4 1 (1.16%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.16%) CSS
4 1 (1.16%) DHTML
4 1 (1.16%) Flash
4 1 (1.16%) HTML
4 1 (1.16%) HTML5
4 1 (1.16%) JAX-WS
4 1 (1.16%) JSF
4 1 (1.16%) JSON
4 1 (1.16%) JSP
4 1 (1.16%) Middleware
4 1 (1.16%) OAuth
4 1 (1.16%) SAML
4 1 (1.16%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (46.51%) Security Operations Centre
2 36 (41.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 36 (41.86%) PKI
3 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.65%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.16%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Linux
2 26 (30.23%) Unix
2 26 (30.23%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) CentOS
3 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 40 (46.51%) Security Operations
3 37 (43.02%) SIEM
3 37 (43.02%) Threat Management
4 36 (41.86%) Data Loss Prevention
4 36 (41.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 27 (31.40%) DevOps
6 26 (30.23%) Continuous Delivery
6 26 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (29.07%) Customer Engagement
7 25 (29.07%) Microservices
7 25 (29.07%) Open Source
8 10 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (6.98%) Analytics
9 6 (6.98%) ITIL
10 5 (5.81%) Service Management
11 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.65%) ITIL V3
11 4 (4.65%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) Python
2 7 (8.14%) Java
3 5 (5.81%) Ruby
4 4 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.65%) Scala
5 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.49%) Perl
5 3 (3.49%) SQL
6 2 (2.33%) C#
6 2 (2.33%) Go
6 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.16%) C
7 1 (1.16%) C++
7 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) CISSP
2 4 (4.65%) Degree
3 3 (3.49%) CISM
4 1 (1.16%) CEH
4 1 (1.16%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.16%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.33%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (41.86%) QRadar
2 31 (36.05%) Ansible
2 31 (36.05%) Puppet
2 31 (36.05%) Terraform
3 30 (34.88%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (29.07%) Consul
4 25 (29.07%) Rundeck
5 4 (4.65%) Cacti
5 4 (4.65%) Capistrano
6 3 (3.49%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.33%) Grafana
7 2 (2.33%) Oozie
7 2 (2.33%) Prometheus
7 2 (2.33%) Salt
7 2 (2.33%) Sysdig
8 1 (1.16%) SCCM
8 1 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.16%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 36 (41.86%) Qualys
2 31 (36.05%) ServiceNow
3 25 (29.07%) Delphix
3 25 (29.07%) RedGate
4 4 (4.65%) Perforce
5 3 (3.49%) Ab Initio
5 3 (3.49%) CyberArk
6 2 (2.33%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.33%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.33%) F5
6 2 (2.33%) Remedy
6 2 (2.33%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.33%) Symantec
7 1 (1.16%) Adobe
7 1 (1.16%) Dell
7 1 (1.16%) ForeScout
7 1 (1.16%) IBM
7 1 (1.16%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.16%) Sophos