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The median annual salary for a Splunk Analyst was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Splunk Analyst
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1172 1006 746
Rank change year-on-year -166 -260 +378
Permanent jobs requiring a Splunk Analyst 44 3 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.003% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.003% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 44 2 22
10th Percentile £45,300 £33,375 -
25th Percentile £77,500 £36,563 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +94.29% -2.78% -21.74%
75th Percentile £122,500 £51,563 £53,750
90th Percentile - £55,125 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -21.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 154,129 105,398 59,022
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.94% 91.14% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 83,523 74,437 48,237
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,200 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% - +5.56%

Splunk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Splunk Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk Analyst in the UK

Splunk Analyst
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Splunk Analyst.

Salary trend for Splunk Analyst in the UK

Splunk Analyst
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Splunk Analyst over the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Splunk Analyst in the UK

Splunk Analyst
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 14 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -128 44 £85,000 +94.29% 2
London - 42 £85,000 - 2
Work from Home - 38 £85,000 -
North West -53 2 £50,000 +53.85%
North of England -59 2 £50,000 +53.85%
UK excluding London -91 2 £50,000 +14.29%

Splunk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, Splunk Analyst job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Splunk Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Splunk
2 41 (93.18%) Incident Response
3 38 (86.36%) SIEM
4 36 (81.82%) Datadog
4 36 (81.82%) GREM
4 36 (81.82%) SANS
4 36 (81.82%) McAfee
4 36 (81.82%) Finance
4 36 (81.82%) GIAC
4 36 (81.82%) Information Security
4 36 (81.82%) Python
4 36 (81.82%) Sun
4 36 (81.82%) GCIH
4 36 (81.82%) GCFA
4 36 (81.82%) Asset Management
4 36 (81.82%) PowerShell
4 36 (81.82%) SolarWinds
4 36 (81.82%) Bash
5 7 (15.91%) Use Case
5 7 (15.91%) Security Operations
6 5 (11.36%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (11.36%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 5 (11.36%) Contingency Planning
6 5 (11.36%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (11.36%) Business Strategy
6 5 (11.36%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (11.36%) Threat Intelligence
6 5 (11.36%) Public Sector
6 5 (11.36%) Presentation Skills
6 5 (11.36%) Digital Forensics

Splunk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 36 (81.82%) Datadog
2 1 (2.27%) Azure
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
General
1 36 (81.82%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Presentation Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.82%) Social Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Documentation Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) JSON
1 1 (2.27%) REST
1 1 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (93.18%) Incident Response
2 38 (86.36%) SIEM
3 36 (81.82%) Asset Management
3 36 (81.82%) Information Security
4 7 (15.91%) Security Operations
4 7 (15.91%) Use Case
5 5 (11.36%) Business Strategy
5 5 (11.36%) Contingency Planning
5 5 (11.36%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 5 (11.36%) Dashboard Development
5 5 (11.36%) Digital Forensics
5 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.36%) Proactive Monitoring
5 5 (11.36%) Threat Intelligence
5 5 (11.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (4.55%) UEBA
8 1 (2.27%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) Bash
1 36 (81.82%) PowerShell
1 36 (81.82%) Python
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (81.82%) GCFA
1 36 (81.82%) GCIH
1 36 (81.82%) GIAC
1 36 (81.82%) GREM
1 36 (81.82%) SANS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Check_MK
1 1 (2.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Splunk
2 36 (81.82%) McAfee
2 36 (81.82%) SolarWinds
2 36 (81.82%) Sun
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com