Period
to 27 October 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 October 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 > South West
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 199 302
Rank change year-on-year +38 +103 +11
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 36 132 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.06% 1.37% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 3.38% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 29 101 21
Median annual salary £51,593 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.65% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £36,525 £20,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £71,500 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -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 South West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,348 3,901 3,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.72% 40.56% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,094 3,174 3,180
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,630 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +0.30% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,629 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in the South West

Splunk
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Splunk in the South West.

Salary trend for Splunk in the South West

Splunk
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Splunk in the South West over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Splunk in the South West

Splunk
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the South West region over the 6 months to 27 October 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
Wiltshire +46 19 £51,593 -19.07% 2
Gloucestershire +11 8 £55,000 +22.91% 1
Bristol +55 6 £48,750 +10.80% 4
Somerset - 2 £47,500 - 1
Devon +16 1 £36,525 -18.83%
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 South West region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 21 (58.33%) Linux
2 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 17 (47.22%) AWS
3 15 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 11 (30.56%) Azure
4 11 (30.56%) DevOps
4 11 (30.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (27.78%) SIEM
5 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle
6 9 (25.00%) Kubernetes
6 9 (25.00%) Terraform
7 8 (22.22%) Security Operations
7 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
7 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (22.22%) OpenShift
7 8 (22.22%) Ansible
7 8 (22.22%) Docker
7 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
7 8 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
7 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 8 (22.22%) SQL
7 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (22.22%) JIRA
8 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (19.44%) Python
8 7 (19.44%) VMware

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (19.44%) Confluence
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 17 (47.22%) AWS
2 11 (30.56%) Azure
2 11 (30.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (22.22%) OpenShift
4 7 (19.44%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (19.44%) Amazon S3
4 7 (19.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 6 (16.67%) AWS Fargate
5 6 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (16.67%) Route 53
5 6 (16.67%) Serverless
6 5 (13.89%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
1 6 (16.67%) VPN
2 4 (11.11%) Network Security
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.78%) IPsec
5 1 (2.78%) Skype
5 1 (2.78%) SMTP
5 1 (2.78%) SSL
5 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.56%) DataStax
3 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) JIRA
2 6 (16.67%) Artifactory
2 6 (16.67%) Bitbucket Server
2 6 (16.67%) SonarQube
2 6 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (16.67%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) GitLab
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Law
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) French Language
3 1 (2.78%) German Language
3 1 (2.78%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.78%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Splunk Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) SIEM Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) SOC Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cassandra DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Network Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Azure DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 4 (11.11%) PKI
4 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.56%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.78%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Linux
2 17 (47.22%) Windows
3 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (16.67%) CentOS
4 6 (16.67%) CoreOS
5 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) DevOps
2 10 (27.78%) SIEM
3 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
3 8 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Analytics
5 6 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
5 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 6 (16.67%) Open Source
6 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Information Security
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (8.33%) Coaching
8 3 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Python
3 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 6 (16.67%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 6 (16.67%) Ruby
4 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.56%) C
5 2 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 15 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (13.89%) Degree
4 5 (13.89%) MCSE
5 4 (11.11%) CISSP
6 3 (8.33%) CCNA
6 3 (8.33%) CEH
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.56%) CISMP
7 2 (5.56%) HNC
7 2 (5.56%) MCSA
7 2 (5.56%) MCTS
7 2 (5.56%) RHCSA
7 2 (5.56%) VCDX
7 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.78%) CCNP
8 1 (2.78%) CCSP
8 1 (2.78%) OCA
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 4 (11.11%) GDPR
3 2 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.78%) HIPAA
4 1 (2.78%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Docker
2 6 (16.67%) GlusterFS
2 6 (16.67%) VirtualBox
3 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
4 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.56%) vSphere
6 1 (2.78%) LXC
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.78%) Snort
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 9 (25.00%) Terraform
2 8 (22.22%) Ansible
3 6 (16.67%) Nagios
4 5 (13.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (8.33%) vCenter Server
6 2 (5.56%) Grafana
6 2 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (5.56%) Prometheus
7 1 (2.78%) CSIRT
7 1 (2.78%) Puppet
7 1 (2.78%) QRadar
7 1 (2.78%) Suricata
7 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle
4 7 (19.44%) LogRhythm
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 6 (16.67%) AppDynamics
5 6 (16.67%) ArcSight
5 6 (16.67%) New Relic
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco
6 3 (8.33%) McAfee
7 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.56%) Veeam
8 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow