Period
to 17 October 2021

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 17 October 2021 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
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 206 165 195
Rank change year-on-year -41 +30 +116
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 73 32 137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.98% 0.98% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 2.37% 2.47% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 105
10th Percentile £52,000 £39,097 £20,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £45,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £70,938 £51,250
90th Percentile £76,500 £78,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +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 3,079 1,297 3,933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.44% 39.64% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,128 1,050 3,238
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,629 £25,000
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £43,078
Median % change year-on-year - +4.46% +1.36%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,700 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.42% +7.40% -

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 17 October 2021.

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 17 October 2021. 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 -71 36 £67,500 +38.46% 1
Gloucestershire -21 25 £55,000 - 1
Wiltshire -10 9 £57,500 +10.48% 1
Dorset - 2 £47,500 -
Devon -6 1 - -
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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 61 (83.56%) AWS
2 59 (80.82%) Windows
3 52 (71.23%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (67.12%) Linux
5 46 (63.01%) Elastic Stack
6 45 (61.64%) Ansible
7 42 (57.53%) Python
8 39 (53.42%) Social Skills
9 37 (50.68%) Azure
10 30 (41.10%) DevOps
10 30 (41.10%) Infrastructure as Code
11 29 (39.73%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (39.73%) Security Cleared
12 25 (34.25%) SC Cleared
12 25 (34.25%) Software Engineering
12 25 (34.25%) Incident Management
13 24 (32.88%) C#
13 24 (32.88%) Java
13 24 (32.88%) .NET
13 24 (32.88%) Graphite
13 24 (32.88%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 24 (32.88%) Prometheus
13 24 (32.88%) Grafana
14 23 (31.51%) PowerShell
15 22 (30.14%) Bash Shell
15 22 (30.14%) Oracle
16 21 (28.77%) JMeter
16 21 (28.77%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (28.77%) Docker
16 21 (28.77%) Jenkins

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 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.37%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 61 (83.56%) AWS
2 37 (50.68%) Azure
3 20 (27.40%) AWS CloudFormation
3 20 (27.40%) AWS Lambda
3 20 (27.40%) OpenShift
3 20 (27.40%) Serverless
4 15 (20.55%) GCP
5 2 (2.74%) Azure Sentinel
5 2 (2.74%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.37%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) VPN
2 11 (15.07%) DNS
2 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
3 10 (13.70%) DHCP
4 4 (5.48%) Firewall
5 2 (2.74%) BGP
5 2 (2.74%) OSPF
5 2 (2.74%) VLAN
5 2 (2.74%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) Hadoop
1 20 (27.40%) MongoDB
1 20 (27.40%) MySQL
2 2 (2.74%) Power BI
2 2 (2.74%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 21 (28.77%) Jenkins
1 21 (28.77%) JMeter
2 20 (27.40%) Bitbucket
2 20 (27.40%) Eclipse
2 20 (27.40%) Robot Framework
2 20 (27.40%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.37%) JIRA
3 1 (1.37%) LoadRunner
General
1 39 (53.42%) Social Skills
2 8 (10.96%) Finance
3 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.85%) Banking
4 5 (6.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 5 (6.85%) Retail
4 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.11%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (2.74%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.37%) Billing
7 1 (1.37%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) SOC Engineer
2 21 (28.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Security Engineer
4 5 (6.85%) Analyst
4 5 (6.85%) Consultant
4 5 (6.85%) IT Consultant
4 5 (6.85%) IT Recruitment Consultant
4 5 (6.85%) Recruitment Consultant
5 2 (2.74%) Architect
5 2 (2.74%) Data Analyst
5 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (2.74%) Security Architect
5 2 (2.74%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (1.37%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (1.37%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (1.37%) Monitoring Analyst
6 1 (1.37%) Performance Tester
6 1 (1.37%) Support Analyst
6 1 (1.37%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (63.01%) Elastic Stack
2 24 (32.88%) .NET
3 20 (27.40%) Apache NiFi
3 20 (27.40%) Kafka
4 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.85%) Flutter
4 5 (6.85%) React
5 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.40%) Cyberattack
2 5 (6.85%) Social Media
3 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 59 (80.82%) Windows
2 49 (67.12%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (71.23%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.10%) DevOps
2 30 (41.10%) Infrastructure as Code
3 29 (39.73%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (34.25%) Incident Management
4 25 (34.25%) Software Engineering
5 24 (32.88%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 21 (28.77%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (26.03%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (26.03%) SIEM
8 12 (16.44%) Analytics
8 12 (16.44%) Data Analytics
9 10 (13.70%) Data Ingestion
9 10 (13.70%) Load Balancing
9 10 (13.70%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (13.70%) Task Automation
9 10 (13.70%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (9.59%) Computer Security
10 7 (9.59%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (9.59%) DevSecOps
Programming Languages
1 42 (57.53%) Python
2 24 (32.88%) C#
2 24 (32.88%) Java
3 23 (31.51%) PowerShell
4 22 (30.14%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.85%) Scala
6 2 (2.74%) C
6 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.74%) Perl
6 2 (2.74%) PHP
7 1 (1.37%) Go
Qualifications
1 29 (39.73%) Security Cleared
2 25 (34.25%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.59%) Degree
3 7 (9.59%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) CCNP
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) GDPR
2 4 (5.48%) HMG Infosec
2 4 (5.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (5.48%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.74%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.74%) GRC
3 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (28.77%) Docker
2 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (61.64%) Ansible
2 24 (32.88%) Grafana
2 24 (32.88%) Graphite
2 24 (32.88%) Prometheus
3 20 (27.40%) Kubernetes
3 20 (27.40%) Terraform
4 2 (2.74%) Kibana
4 2 (2.74%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.37%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) Oracle
2 20 (27.40%) Atlassian
2 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.85%) ArcSight
3 5 (6.85%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.48%) VMware
5 2 (2.74%) Dynatrace
5 2 (2.74%) Google
5 2 (2.74%) Intel
5 2 (2.74%) LogRhythm
5 2 (2.74%) McAfee
5 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.74%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.37%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow