Period
to 25 May 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 25 May 2019 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
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 402 398 466
Rank change year-on-year -4 +68 +109
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 1,070 1,340 1,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.77% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 1.75% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 708 762 758
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -14.29%

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.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 61,537 76,444 74,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.41% 43.96% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47,100 59,677 60,184
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -1.19%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Splunk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in the UK

Splunk
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Splunk.

Salary trend for Splunk in the UK

Splunk
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Splunk in the UK

Splunk
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the UK over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. 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
England -22 972 £62,500 +4.17% 35
London -27 584 £76,250 +17.31% 21
UK excluding London +27 475 £52,500 +5.00% 16
South East +45 154 £50,000 -13.04% 4
North of England +55 98 £52,500 +11.70% 4
Scotland +10 84 £50,720 -18.85% 2
South West +91 70 £47,000 -6.00% 3
North West +27 51 £57,454 +15.03% 2
Yorkshire +43 44 £52,500 +11.70% 2
East of England -36 39 £55,000 +27.91% 3
Midlands +13 20 £53,750 -6.52%
West Midlands +5 12 £55,000 +4.76%
East Midlands +38 8 £45,000 -21.74%
North East +18 3 £43,750 -2.78%
Wales +14 3 £62,500 +74.83%
Channel Islands - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 with a requirement for Splunk.

1 430 (40.19%) DevOps
2 389 (36.36%) Python
3 384 (35.89%) Amazon AWS
4 369 (34.49%) Agile Software Development
5 359 (33.55%) Linux
6 357 (33.36%) Windows
7 306 (28.60%) Microsoft Azure
8 291 (27.20%) Ansible
9 286 (26.73%) Jenkins
10 259 (24.21%) Java
11 252 (23.55%) Finance
11 252 (23.55%) Cybersecurity
12 241 (22.52%) PowerShell
12 241 (22.52%) Puppet
13 234 (21.87%) Continuous Integration
14 225 (21.03%) SIEM
15 222 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
16 219 (20.47%) Git (software)
17 214 (20.00%) Docker
18 194 (18.13%) Elastic Stack
19 191 (17.85%) JIRA
20 176 (16.45%) Information Security
21 170 (15.89%) Kubernetes
21 170 (15.89%) Terraform
22 164 (15.33%) JavaScript
22 164 (15.33%) SQL
22 164 (15.33%) Unix
23 162 (15.14%) Problem-Solving
24 159 (14.86%) Google Cloud Platform
25 156 (14.58%) Infrastructure as Code

Splunk
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:

Application Platforms
1 76 (7.10%) Confluence
2 73 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
3 71 (6.64%) Apache
4 53 (4.95%) Tomcat
5 39 (3.64%) SharePoint
6 38 (3.55%) Apache Spark
7 29 (2.71%) IIS
8 26 (2.43%) Apache Solr
9 18 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
11 15 (1.40%) Mule
12 9 (0.84%) SAS
13 8 (0.75%) nginx
14 5 (0.47%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
15 4 (0.37%) JBoss
16 3 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 3 (0.28%) CMS
16 3 (0.28%) Skype for Business
16 3 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.84%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.28%) SPSS
5 3 (0.28%) Stata
6 2 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.19%) Gephi
6 2 (0.19%) Revit
6 2 (0.19%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.65%) Ripple
2 6 (0.56%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.19%) Sonata
6 1 (0.093%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 384 (35.89%) Amazon AWS
2 306 (28.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 159 (14.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 104 (9.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 104 (9.72%) PaaS
5 90 (8.41%) SaaS
6 76 (7.10%) Serverless
7 75 (7.01%) AWS CloudFormation
8 72 (6.73%) Amazon S3
9 69 (6.45%) AWS Lambda
10 66 (6.17%) Amazon Kinesis
11 58 (5.42%) GitHub
12 53 (4.95%) Office 365
13 34 (3.18%) IaaS
14 32 (2.99%) Azure Stack
14 32 (2.99%) Datadog
14 32 (2.99%) OneDrive
15 22 (2.06%) Slack
16 18 (1.68%) Apigee
17 17 (1.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 140 (13.08%) Firewall
2 126 (11.78%) DNS
3 122 (11.40%) TCP/IP
4 53 (4.95%) DHCP
5 44 (4.11%) HTTP
6 43 (4.02%) Network Security
7 38 (3.55%) BGP
8 37 (3.46%) IPsec
8 37 (3.46%) Skype
8 37 (3.46%) SSL
9 36 (3.36%) NetScaler
10 28 (2.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 27 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
12 25 (2.34%) EIGRP
13 23 (2.15%) VPN
14 20 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (1.87%) Internet
15 19 (1.78%) SNMP
16 18 (1.68%) LAN
16 18 (1.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 65 (6.07%) Amazon Athena
3 64 (5.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 64 (5.98%) NoSQL
4 49 (4.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 33 (3.08%) Big Data
6 31 (2.90%) MySQL
7 30 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
7 30 (2.80%) SQL Server 2016
8 29 (2.71%) Hadoop
9 23 (2.15%) MongoDB
10 22 (2.06%) Relational Database
11 16 (1.50%) HBase
12 15 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (1.31%) BigQuery
13 14 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (1.21%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.12%) Redis
16 11 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
16 11 (1.03%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 286 (26.73%) Jenkins
2 219 (20.47%) Git (software)
3 191 (17.85%) JIRA
4 129 (12.06%) Octopus Deploy
5 109 (10.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 100 (9.35%) Selenium
7 97 (9.07%) Maven
8 93 (8.69%) IBM UrbanCode
9 83 (7.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 72 (6.73%) Sonatype Nexus
11 65 (6.07%) TeamCity
12 64 (5.98%) JUnit
13 62 (5.79%) Subversion
14 61 (5.70%) GoCD
15 51 (4.77%) Travis CI
16 49 (4.58%) Visual Studio
17 41 (3.83%) Cucumber
18 40 (3.74%) SonarQube
19 32 (2.99%) TestRail
19 32 (2.99%) Zephyr
General
1 252 (23.55%) Finance
2 136 (12.71%) Banking
3 66 (6.17%) Retail
4 23 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 19 (1.78%) Investment Banking
6 15 (1.40%) Back Office
7 11 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.75%) Front Office
8 8 (0.75%) Legal
9 6 (0.56%) Advertising
9 6 (0.56%) Games
9 6 (0.56%) Law
10 5 (0.47%) Electronics
10 5 (0.47%) Marketing
11 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.37%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.19%) Arabic Language
13 2 (0.19%) French Language
13 2 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 152 (14.21%) Analyst
2 140 (13.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 139 (12.99%) Developer
4 135 (12.62%) Consultant
5 91 (8.50%) Security Analyst
6 88 (8.22%) Senior DevOps
7 80 (7.48%) DevOps Consultant
8 76 (7.10%) Security Engineer
9 69 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 60 (5.61%) Senior Consultant
11 59 (5.51%) Java Developer
12 54 (5.05%) Senior DevOps Consultant
13 44 (4.11%) Senior Developer
14 41 (3.83%) Architect
14 41 (3.83%) Support Engineer
15 38 (3.55%) Applications Engineer
16 35 (3.27%) Cloud Developer
16 35 (3.27%) Cybersecurity Analyst
17 34 (3.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 33 (3.08%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (18.13%) Elastic Stack
2 127 (11.87%) Node.js
3 113 (10.56%) Web Services
4 108 (10.09%) HTML
5 93 (8.69%) CSS
6 80 (7.48%) Spring
7 59 (5.51%) JSON
8 56 (5.23%) React
9 54 (5.05%) AngularJS
10 51 (4.77%) RESTful
11 50 (4.67%) SailPoint
12 48 (4.49%) .NET
13 43 (4.02%) REST
14 42 (3.93%) Kafka
15 30 (2.80%) Spring Boot
16 23 (2.15%) RabbitMQ
17 22 (2.06%) Apache Flex
17 22 (2.06%) scikit-learn
18 19 (1.78%) HTML5
18 19 (1.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 116 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (6.07%) Fintech
3 62 (5.79%) Greenfield Project
4 58 (5.42%) Management Information System
5 55 (5.14%) Self-Motivation
6 52 (4.86%) Data Centre
7 46 (4.30%) Security Operations Centre
8 35 (3.27%) Mobile App
9 34 (3.18%) User Experience
10 27 (2.52%) PlayStation
11 25 (2.34%) Public Cloud
12 23 (2.15%) Algorithms
12 23 (2.15%) Cyberthreat
12 23 (2.15%) Robotics
13 22 (2.06%) PKI
14 20 (1.87%) Cyber Kill Chain
15 18 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
16 13 (1.21%) e-Learning
16 13 (1.21%) Mobile Banking
16 13 (1.21%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 359 (33.55%) Linux
2 357 (33.36%) Windows
3 164 (15.33%) Unix
4 137 (12.80%) Windows Server
5 38 (3.55%) Mac OS
6 35 (3.27%) CentOS
7 34 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (2.52%) Mesosphere
9 27 (2.52%) Ubuntu
10 22 (2.06%) DC/OS
11 19 (1.78%) Apple iOS
12 14 (1.31%) Solaris
12 14 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (1.03%) Windows 10
14 9 (0.84%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.75%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.65%) Kali Linux
17 4 (0.37%) Android
17 4 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 430 (40.19%) DevOps
2 369 (34.49%) Agile Software Development
3 252 (23.55%) Cybersecurity
4 234 (21.87%) Continuous Integration
5 225 (21.03%) SIEM
6 176 (16.45%) Information Security
7 162 (15.14%) Problem-Solving
8 156 (14.58%) Infrastructure as Code
9 150 (14.02%) Configuration Management
10 129 (12.06%) Continuous Delivery
11 127 (11.87%) ITIL
12 126 (11.78%) Microservices
13 113 (10.56%) SDLC
14 107 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 105 (9.81%) TDD
16 101 (9.44%) Mentoring
16 101 (9.44%) Security Operations
17 98 (9.16%) Vulnerability Management
18 96 (8.97%) Analytics
19 95 (8.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 389 (36.36%) Python
2 259 (24.21%) Java
3 241 (22.52%) PowerShell
4 164 (15.33%) JavaScript
4 164 (15.33%) SQL
5 135 (12.62%) Bash Shell
6 71 (6.64%) Java 8
7 57 (5.33%) Perl
8 54 (5.05%) PHP
9 53 (4.95%) C#
10 43 (4.02%) Ruby
11 39 (3.64%) C++
11 39 (3.64%) Go
12 20 (1.87%) T-SQL
13 18 (1.68%) Apple Swift
14 14 (1.31%) Kotlin
15 13 (1.21%) R
16 12 (1.12%) C
17 10 (0.93%) Groovy
17 10 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 145 (13.55%) Degree
2 100 (9.35%) CISSP
3 84 (7.85%) Cisco Certification
4 61 (5.70%) GIAC
4 61 (5.70%) Security Cleared
5 59 (5.51%) CISA
6 55 (5.14%) CISM
7 49 (4.58%) CCNA
8 43 (4.02%) CEH
9 41 (3.83%) SANS
10 38 (3.55%) CCNP
11 37 (3.46%) CCIE
12 30 (2.80%) DV Cleared
13 28 (2.62%) GISF
13 28 (2.62%) RHCE
14 25 (2.34%) SC Cleared
15 24 (2.24%) CCA
16 23 (2.15%) MCP
17 22 (2.06%) SSCP
18 20 (1.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (8.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 55 (5.14%) GDPR
3 44 (4.11%) QA
4 41 (3.83%) Cyber Essentials
5 38 (3.55%) PCI DSS
6 35 (3.27%) HIPAA
7 32 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 23 (2.15%) Data Quality
9 20 (1.87%) SLA
10 14 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 13 (1.21%) ISO 9001
12 10 (0.93%) ISAE 3402
13 9 (0.84%) COBIT
14 7 (0.65%) ISO 22301
14 7 (0.65%) ISO 31000
14 7 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 6 (0.56%) MiFID
16 3 (0.28%) GPG13
16 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 3 (0.28%) NIST 800
System Software
1 214 (20.00%) Docker
2 134 (12.52%) Active Directory
3 96 (8.97%) Hyper-V
4 87 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (3.36%) XenApp
6 32 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
6 32 (2.99%) XenDesktop
7 29 (2.71%) Virtual Machines
8 22 (2.06%) VirtualBox
9 9 (0.84%) DFS Replication
10 7 (0.65%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 5 (0.47%) etcd
12 5 (0.47%) Snort
12 5 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.47%) vSphere
13 4 (0.37%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 3 (0.28%) Apache Flume
15 2 (0.19%) Squid
15 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 291 (27.20%) Ansible
2 241 (22.52%) Puppet
3 222 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
4 170 (15.89%) Kubernetes
4 170 (15.89%) Terraform
5 110 (10.28%) Nessus
6 90 (8.41%) SCCM
7 88 (8.22%) Consul
8 84 (7.85%) Prometheus
9 82 (7.66%) SCOM
10 80 (7.48%) Nagios
11 59 (5.51%) McAfee ePO
12 53 (4.95%) Rundeck
13 52 (4.86%) logstash
14 50 (4.67%) QRadar
15 48 (4.49%) Kibana
16 44 (4.11%) Grafana
17 32 (2.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 32 (2.99%) SCOrch
18 31 (2.90%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 143 (13.36%) Cisco
2 119 (11.12%) Microsoft
3 118 (11.03%) AppDynamics
4 107 (10.00%) VMware
5 106 (9.91%) LogRhythm
6 92 (8.60%) ServiceNow
7 90 (8.41%) McAfee
8 73 (6.82%) Google
9 71 (6.64%) Qualys
10 64 (5.98%) Palo Alto
10 64 (5.98%) Symantec
11 61 (5.70%) ArcSight
12 60 (5.61%) New Relic
13 53 (4.95%) Oracle
14 52 (4.86%) Delphix
14 52 (4.86%) RedGate
15 46 (4.30%) Aveksa
16 39 (3.64%) CheckPoint
17 36 (3.36%) Juniper
18 35 (3.27%) SolarWinds