Period
to 28 March 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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 244 283 327
Rank change year-on-year +39 +44 -14
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 52 50 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.66% 0.50% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 1.33% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 9
Median annual salary £43,250 £55,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.36% +12.24% -2.00%
10th Percentile £20,500 £32,875 £37,250
90th Percentile £72,375 £66,250 £58,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% -4.00%

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 the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,025 3,771 4,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.37% 37.63% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,401 3,035 3,503
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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
Bristol +30 24 £44,500 -24.89% 3
Gloucestershire +3 14 £37,000 -27.45%
Wiltshire +22 9 £69,000 - 5
Devon +5 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 33 (63.46%) SIEM
2 29 (55.77%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (44.23%) Security Cleared
4 19 (36.54%) Firewall
5 17 (32.69%) Python
5 17 (32.69%) Security Operations
6 16 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 15 (28.85%) DNS
7 15 (28.85%) DV Cleared
8 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 12 (23.08%) Azure
9 12 (23.08%) Windows
9 12 (23.08%) Linux
9 12 (23.08%) Office 365
10 11 (21.15%) SQL
10 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
10 11 (21.15%) Cisco
10 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
10 11 (21.15%) Degree
11 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (17.31%) Unix
11 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (17.31%) VMware
11 9 (17.31%) Finance
11 9 (17.31%) LogRhythm
11 9 (17.31%) Palo Alto
11 9 (17.31%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 9 (17.31%) Threat Intelligence

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 (13.46%) Apache Spark
2 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.77%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Azure
1 12 (23.08%) Office 365
2 6 (11.54%) Azure Stack
2 6 (11.54%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.92%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) Firewall
2 16 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 15 (28.85%) DNS
4 8 (15.38%) SSL
4 8 (15.38%) VPN
5 7 (13.46%) DHCP
6 6 (11.54%) Internet
6 6 (11.54%) NetScaler
6 6 (11.54%) Network Security
6 6 (11.54%) Skype
6 6 (11.54%) Wireshark
7 4 (7.69%) Sourcefire
8 2 (3.85%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.85%) HTTP
8 2 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (3.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) Big Data
3 5 (9.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
3 5 (9.62%) HBase
3 5 (9.62%) KNIME
3 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2017
4 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.85%) Impala
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) JIRA
2 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.69%) TestRail
3 4 (7.69%) Zephyr
4 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket Server
4 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.85%) git-flow
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 7 (13.46%) Legal
4 6 (11.54%) Law
5 5 (9.62%) Public Sector
6 4 (7.69%) Marketing
7 3 (5.77%) Electronics
7 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
7 3 (5.77%) Military
7 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Security Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) SOC Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Architect
5 6 (11.54%) IT Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Junior
5 6 (11.54%) Junior Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Junior Security Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Data Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) IT Architect
6 5 (9.62%) IT Security Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Security Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Security Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Integrator
7 4 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (3.85%) Kafka
2 1 (1.92%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (15.38%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 8 (15.38%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (11.54%) Cybercrime
3 4 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Linux
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Unix
3 6 (11.54%) Mac OS
4 4 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) SIEM
2 29 (55.77%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (32.69%) Security Operations
4 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (17.31%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 9 (17.31%) Threat Intelligence
5 8 (15.38%) Information Security
6 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.46%) Machine Learning
7 6 (11.54%) Analytics
7 6 (11.54%) Behavioural Analysis
7 6 (11.54%) Critical Thinking
7 6 (11.54%) CRM
7 6 (11.54%) Information Assurance
7 6 (11.54%) ITIL
7 6 (11.54%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (11.54%) Security Architecture
7 6 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (11.54%) Threat Detection
7 6 (11.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) Python
2 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 11 (21.15%) SQL
4 7 (13.46%) Perl
4 7 (13.46%) R
5 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.54%) PHP
6 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.77%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) Security Cleared
2 15 (28.85%) DV Cleared
3 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (21.15%) Degree
5 4 (7.69%) CEH
5 4 (7.69%) CISSP
5 4 (7.69%) SANS
6 3 (5.77%) CCA
6 3 (5.77%) CCNA
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.77%) MCP
6 3 (5.77%) RHCE
7 2 (3.85%) CISM
7 2 (3.85%) GCIH
7 2 (3.85%) GIAC
7 2 (3.85%) Linux+ Certification
7 2 (3.85%) MCSE
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (3.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) HMG Infosec
1 6 (11.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 6 (11.54%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.54%) Docker
3 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (11.54%) XenApp
4 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.69%) VMware NSX
4 4 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.85%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 6 (11.54%) QRadar
1 6 (11.54%) SCOM
1 6 (11.54%) SCOrch
2 5 (9.62%) SCCM
3 4 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (7.69%) vCenter Server
4 3 (5.77%) Nessus
5 2 (3.85%) Oozie
6 1 (1.92%) Grafana
6 1 (1.92%) Graphite
6 1 (1.92%) Kibana
6 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Cisco
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) LogRhythm
2 9 (17.31%) Palo Alto
2 9 (17.31%) VMware
3 7 (13.46%) McAfee
4 6 (11.54%) Atlassian
5 4 (7.69%) Citrix
5 4 (7.69%) Juniper
5 4 (7.69%) Veeam
6 3 (5.77%) NetScout
6 3 (5.77%) NetWitness
6 3 (5.77%) SAP
7 2 (3.85%) AlienVault
8 1 (1.92%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.92%) BT
8 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.92%) Forcepoint