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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 4 July 2022 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
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 409 430 374
Rank change year-on-year +21 -56 +33
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 1,524 736 612
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 0.68% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.15% 1.79% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 693 450 444
10th Percentile £45,750 £40,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £97,290 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £90,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% +5.00%

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.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 70,849 41,144 31,849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.99% 38.17% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34,377 28,033 24,736
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,481 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,665 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.43% +0.31% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +3.26% -1.08% +3.33%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in the UK

Splunk
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Splunk in the UK

Splunk
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Splunk over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Splunk in the UK

Splunk
Top 17 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 4 July 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 +32 1,338 £75,000 +7.14% 115
London +65 982 £90,000 +20.00% 48
Work from Home -13 602 £80,000 +6.67% 36
UK excluding London -121 390 £60,000 -4.00% 71
North of England -45 119 £53,500 -20.74% 25
South East -36 115 £54,000 -10.00% 18
North West +6 97 £50,000 - 9
Scotland -35 70 £85,000 - 7
Midlands -44 43 £51,250 -26.79% 6
East of England -85 38 £70,000 -3.45% 6
West Midlands -34 34 £53,750 -28.33% 3
Yorkshire -91 25 £67,500 - 13
South West -114 10 £60,500 +10.00% 9
East Midlands -36 9 £50,000 -20.00% 3
North East -12 5 £110,000 +83.33% 3
Wales - 2 £40,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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.

1 808 (53.02%) AWS
2 754 (49.48%) Azure
3 744 (48.82%) DevOps
4 710 (46.59%) Python
5 669 (43.90%) CI/CD
6 657 (43.11%) Agile
7 644 (42.26%) Linux
8 620 (40.68%) Docker
9 607 (39.83%) Ansible
10 597 (39.17%) Jenkins
11 594 (38.98%) Kubernetes
12 523 (34.32%) Terraform
13 506 (33.20%) GCP
14 501 (32.87%) Finance
15 429 (28.15%) Windows
16 426 (27.95%) Bash
17 403 (26.44%) Puppet
18 382 (25.07%) Elastic Stack
19 381 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
20 375 (24.61%) Java
21 367 (24.08%) Git (software)
22 361 (23.69%) Opscode Chef
23 358 (23.49%) SIEM
24 347 (22.77%) Continuous Integration
25 335 (21.98%) PowerShell
26 330 (21.65%) Prometheus
27 328 (21.52%) Test Automation
28 327 (21.46%) Microservices
29 321 (21.06%) Configuration Management
30 306 (20.08%) Cybersecurity

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
1 113 (7.41%) IIS
2 107 (7.02%) Tomcat
3 99 (6.50%) JBoss
4 82 (5.38%) Apache Spark
5 63 (4.13%) nginx
6 61 (4.00%) Confluence
7 48 (3.15%) Apache
8 19 (1.25%) Apache Pulsar
8 19 (1.25%) OpenStack
8 19 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
9 17 (1.12%) SharePoint
10 14 (0.92%) MS Exchange
11 13 (0.85%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.72%) Apache Airflow
13 5 (0.33%) Jupyter
14 4 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
15 3 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.20%) Mule
16 2 (0.13%) Traefik
17 1 (0.066%) CICS
Applications
1 15 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.066%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 8 (0.52%) Fidessa
2 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.066%) Cloudability
4 1 (0.066%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 808 (53.02%) AWS
2 754 (49.48%) Azure
3 506 (33.20%) GCP
4 298 (19.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 283 (18.57%) Serverless
6 261 (17.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 222 (14.57%) AWS Lambda
8 194 (12.73%) OpenShift
9 186 (12.20%) Amazon S3
10 166 (10.89%) Amazon ECS
11 151 (9.91%) Datadog
12 131 (8.60%) AWS CodePipeline
13 121 (7.94%) Azure Sentinel
14 120 (7.87%) Amazon Kinesis
15 107 (7.02%) Azure DevOps
16 103 (6.76%) Amazon EC2
17 95 (6.23%) Azure Stack
17 95 (6.23%) Cloud Functions
18 86 (5.64%) Cloud Computing
19 66 (4.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 262 (17.19%) Firewall
2 165 (10.83%) Internet
3 103 (6.76%) DNS
4 80 (5.25%) TCP/IP
5 44 (2.89%) HTTP
6 42 (2.76%) VPN
7 33 (2.17%) DHCP
8 32 (2.10%) WebEx
9 31 (2.03%) VLAN
10 30 (1.97%) Intrusion Detection
11 29 (1.90%) Network Security
12 26 (1.71%) SAN
13 21 (1.38%) WAN
14 13 (0.85%) IPsec
14 13 (0.85%) NAS
14 13 (0.85%) SSL
15 11 (0.72%) Broadband
16 10 (0.66%) BGP
16 10 (0.66%) LAN
17 9 (0.59%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (13.78%) Elasticsearch
2 123 (8.07%) PostgreSQL
3 122 (8.01%) Hadoop
4 119 (7.81%) NoSQL
5 116 (7.61%) Big Data
5 116 (7.61%) MongoDB
6 103 (6.76%) Amazon Athena
6 103 (6.76%) DynamoDB
7 98 (6.43%) MySQL
8 76 (4.99%) Apache Cassandra
9 72 (4.72%) ArangoDB
10 66 (4.33%) HBase
11 56 (3.67%) SQL Server
12 54 (3.54%) BigQuery
13 51 (3.35%) Relational Database
14 46 (3.02%) Redis
14 46 (3.02%) Tableau
15 45 (2.95%) Power BI
16 38 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
17 33 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 597 (39.17%) Jenkins
2 367 (24.08%) Git (software)
3 173 (11.35%) TeamCity
4 155 (10.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 152 (9.97%) IBM UrbanCode
6 144 (9.45%) Travis CI
7 132 (8.66%) Subversion
8 130 (8.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 117 (7.68%) JIRA
10 107 (7.02%) GitLab
11 101 (6.63%) Maven
12 53 (3.48%) Jaeger
13 48 (3.15%) Bitbucket
14 44 (2.89%) Selenium
15 40 (2.62%) CircleCI
16 38 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 36 (2.36%) Sonatype Nexus
18 26 (1.71%) Gradle
19 22 (1.44%) Cucumber
20 21 (1.38%) JMeter
General
1 501 (32.87%) Finance
2 258 (16.93%) Social Skills
3 156 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
3 156 (10.24%) Banking
4 104 (6.82%) Retail
5 96 (6.30%) Manufacturing
6 75 (4.92%) Telecoms
7 53 (3.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 37 (2.43%) Legal
8 37 (2.43%) Public Sector
9 35 (2.30%) Games
9 35 (2.30%) Presentation Skills
10 34 (2.23%) Retail Banking
11 17 (1.12%) Documentation Skills
11 17 (1.12%) Organisational Skills
12 15 (0.98%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.85%) Marketing
14 11 (0.72%) Back Office
14 11 (0.72%) Influencing Skills
14 11 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 349 (22.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 216 (14.17%) Analyst
3 189 (12.40%) Developer
4 166 (10.89%) Consultant
5 148 (9.71%) Senior DevOps
6 147 (9.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 88 (5.77%) Security Engineer
8 80 (5.25%) Security Consultant
9 77 (5.05%) Cloud Engineer
10 65 (4.27%) Security Analyst
11 61 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 58 (3.81%) AWS Engineer
13 57 (3.74%) Data Engineer
13 57 (3.74%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 54 (3.54%) Architect
15 52 (3.41%) Java Developer
16 47 (3.08%) Senior Consultant
17 45 (2.95%) Splunk Analyst
18 43 (2.82%) Senior Cloud Engineer
18 43 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (25.07%) Elastic Stack
2 207 (13.58%) Kafka
3 152 (9.97%) REST
4 128 (8.40%) Web Services
5 127 (8.33%) React
6 118 (7.74%) Spring Boot
7 114 (7.48%) Spring
8 89 (5.84%) .NET
9 67 (4.40%) AngularJS
10 65 (4.27%) Node.js
11 62 (4.07%) OpenTelemetry
12 60 (3.94%) JSON
13 44 (2.89%) Lucene
14 42 (2.76%) Protocol Buffers
15 41 (2.69%) Apache Thrift
15 41 (2.69%) Guice
15 41 (2.69%) LEMP Stack
15 41 (2.69%) Vert.x
15 41 (2.69%) WebRTC
15 41 (2.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 105 (6.89%) Linux Command Line
2 100 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 99 (6.50%) Public Cloud
4 96 (6.30%) Life Science
5 78 (5.12%) User Experience
6 75 (4.92%) Social Media
7 60 (3.94%) Virtual Team
8 59 (3.87%) PlayStation
8 59 (3.87%) Social Network
9 54 (3.54%) Cyberthreat
9 54 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
10 51 (3.35%) Cloud Native
11 50 (3.28%) Private Cloud
12 45 (2.95%) Digital Media
13 44 (2.89%) Security Operations Centre
14 39 (2.56%) Hedge funds
15 38 (2.49%) Cyber Defence
15 38 (2.49%) Cyberattack
16 27 (1.77%) Data Centre
17 25 (1.64%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 644 (42.26%) Linux
2 429 (28.15%) Windows
3 134 (8.79%) Windows Server
4 125 (8.20%) Mesosphere
5 123 (8.07%) Unix
6 49 (3.22%) CentOS
7 40 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (1.77%) Ubuntu
9 24 (1.57%) Solaris
10 16 (1.05%) AIX
11 15 (0.98%) Android
12 14 (0.92%) Mac OS
13 9 (0.59%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
14 8 (0.52%) Windows 10
14 8 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.46%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.46%) CoreOS
15 7 (0.46%) Kali Linux
16 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 744 (48.82%) DevOps
2 669 (43.90%) CI/CD
3 657 (43.11%) Agile
4 381 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 358 (23.49%) SIEM
6 347 (22.77%) Continuous Integration
7 328 (21.52%) Test Automation
8 327 (21.46%) Microservices
9 321 (21.06%) Configuration Management
10 306 (20.08%) Cybersecurity
11 256 (16.80%) Mentoring
12 235 (15.42%) Analytics
13 229 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
14 224 (14.70%) Use Case
15 191 (12.53%) Problem-Solving
16 188 (12.34%) Coaching
17 180 (11.81%) Continuous Deployment
18 177 (11.61%) Security Operations
19 176 (11.55%) TDD
20 174 (11.42%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 710 (46.59%) Python
2 426 (27.95%) Bash
3 375 (24.61%) Java
4 335 (21.98%) PowerShell
5 246 (16.14%) SQL
6 204 (13.39%) Go
7 154 (10.10%) JavaScript
8 102 (6.69%) Ruby
9 94 (6.17%) Perl
10 76 (4.99%) C#
11 64 (4.20%) Shell Script
12 46 (3.02%) C
13 39 (2.56%) VBA
14 35 (2.30%) Scala
15 34 (2.23%) C++
16 27 (1.77%) PHP
17 25 (1.64%) R
18 19 (1.25%) Groovy
19 18 (1.18%) TypeScript
20 10 (0.66%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 199 (13.06%) Degree
2 88 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 79 (5.18%) GCIH
4 71 (4.66%) GIAC
5 70 (4.59%) SC Cleared
6 68 (4.46%) CISSP
7 59 (3.87%) Computer Science Degree
8 48 (3.15%) SANS
9 44 (2.89%) GCFA
10 40 (2.62%) GREM
11 30 (1.97%) CEH
12 26 (1.71%) CISMP
13 24 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
14 23 (1.51%) DV Cleared
15 22 (1.44%) SSCP
16 19 (1.25%) CISM
17 13 (0.85%) CCNA
18 12 (0.79%) AWS Certification
18 12 (0.79%) CompTIA Security+
19 10 (0.66%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (5.18%) QA
2 51 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (2.49%) NIST
4 30 (1.97%) Cyber Essentials
4 30 (1.97%) PCI DSS
5 27 (1.77%) Data Quality
6 26 (1.71%) NCSC
7 24 (1.57%) SLA
8 18 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 17 (1.12%) RMADS
10 12 (0.79%) GDPR
11 11 (0.72%) Accessibility
12 6 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 4 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 2 (0.13%) IASME
14 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 620 (40.68%) Docker
2 130 (8.53%) Virtual Machines
3 99 (6.50%) Active Directory
4 72 (4.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 72 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (1.64%) Xen
6 22 (1.44%) vSphere
7 17 (1.12%) KVM
8 15 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.59%) etcd
10 8 (0.52%) LXC
11 7 (0.46%) BitLocker
12 6 (0.39%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 6 (0.39%) HDFS
13 4 (0.26%) Hyper-V
13 4 (0.26%) Snort
14 2 (0.13%) Ceph
14 2 (0.13%) NFS
15 1 (0.066%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.066%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 607 (39.83%) Ansible
2 594 (38.98%) Kubernetes
3 523 (34.32%) Terraform
4 403 (26.44%) Puppet
5 361 (23.69%) Opscode Chef
6 330 (21.65%) Prometheus
7 228 (14.96%) Grafana
8 145 (9.51%) Kibana
9 127 (8.33%) Consul
10 125 (8.20%) Automic
11 121 (7.94%) logstash
12 81 (5.31%) Nagios
13 73 (4.79%) Istio
14 55 (3.61%) HAProxy
15 49 (3.22%) ZABBIX
16 35 (2.30%) Rancher
17 33 (2.17%) QRadar
18 32 (2.10%) Nessus
19 31 (2.03%) Graphite
20 24 (1.57%) Packer
Vendors
1 203 (13.32%) Microsoft
2 196 (12.86%) AppDynamics
3 159 (10.43%) Google
4 130 (8.53%) Dynatrace
5 109 (7.15%) ServiceNow
6 101 (6.63%) Cisco
7 100 (6.56%) VMware
8 98 (6.43%) Oracle
9 89 (5.84%) CrowdStrike
10 88 (5.77%) Red Hat
11 81 (5.31%) Palo Alto
12 61 (4.00%) SolarWinds
13 59 (3.87%) Hitachi
14 51 (3.35%) F5
15 49 (3.22%) McAfee
16 43 (2.82%) BT
17 40 (2.62%) Sun
18 37 (2.43%) ArcSight
19 36 (2.36%) Reuters
20 35 (2.30%) New Relic