Splunk
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of Splunk products and/or services. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Splunk over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Splunk, Inc.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 461 412 442
Rank change year-on-year -49 +30 +8
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 538 690 1,426
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.75% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 1.42% 1.80% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 275 420 647
10th Percentile £42,238 £42,500 £46,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £53,970 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% -6.67% +11.11%
75th Percentile £73,750 £85,000 £96,250
90th Percentile £86,668 £92,500 £111,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -18.52% +12.50% -4.00%

All Vendors
UK

Splunk falls under the Vendor Products and Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of all vendor products and services.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 37,766 38,407 67,479
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 34.37% 41.53% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25,159 23,166 33,271
10th Percentile £26,750 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Splunk in the UK

Splunk
Top 18 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 12 June 2024. 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
UK excluding London +2 405 £55,000 -18.52% 65
England -112 340 £60,000 -14.29% 88
Scotland +49 180 £80,000 +6.67% 10
Work from Home -163 133 £58,250 -16.12% 54
London -60 122 £70,000 -6.67% 32
North of England -19 81 £57,500 -0.54% 13
South East -27 72 £55,000 -18.52% 17
Yorkshire +52 36 £62,500 -10.00% 4
North West -50 32 £60,000 +3.79% 9
East of England +9 27 £60,000 +7.62% 8
Midlands -35 23 £50,000 -23.08% 12
East Midlands -18 18 £50,000 -4.76% 10
South West -82 18 £50,000 -17.23% 4
North East -8 15 £47,137 -44.54%
West Midlands -19 5 £50,000 -25.93% 2
Isle of Man -13 2 - -
Wales -1 1 - -
Channel Islands - 1 - -

Splunk
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (3.90%) GemFire
2 11 (2.04%) Apache
3 8 (1.49%) JBoss
4 7 (1.30%) nginx
5 6 (1.12%) Confluence
6 5 (0.93%) IIS
6 5 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.93%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.74%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.56%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.19%) Mattermost
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Exchange
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 190 (35.32%) AWS
2 143 (26.58%) Datadog
3 138 (25.65%) Azure
4 73 (13.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 33 (6.13%) IaaS
6 30 (5.58%) Amazon ECS
6 30 (5.58%) Azure Sentinel
7 26 (4.83%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (4.65%) Microsoft 365
9 22 (4.09%) GCP
9 22 (4.09%) PaaS
10 20 (3.72%) GitHub
11 18 (3.35%) Azure DevOps
12 16 (2.97%) Serverless
13 15 (2.79%) SaaS
14 13 (2.42%) OpenShift
15 12 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
15 12 (2.23%) BlazeMeter
16 10 (1.86%) Microsoft Purview
17 9 (1.67%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 61 (11.34%) Firewall
2 46 (8.55%) TCP/IP
3 39 (7.25%) Network Security
4 22 (4.09%) DNS
5 18 (3.35%) VPN
6 15 (2.79%) SNMP
7 14 (2.60%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (2.60%) LAN
7 14 (2.60%) SAN
7 14 (2.60%) WAN
8 13 (2.42%) SSH
8 13 (2.42%) Wireshark
9 9 (1.67%) Internet
10 7 (1.30%) DHCP
10 7 (1.30%) SSL
11 4 (0.74%) BGP
11 4 (0.74%) tcpdump
12 3 (0.56%) IPv4
12 3 (0.56%) IPv6
13 2 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (8.18%) NoSQL
2 40 (7.43%) Relational Database
3 39 (7.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 29 (5.39%) CockroachDB
5 21 (3.90%) Hazelcast
6 19 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (3.35%) MongoDB
7 18 (3.35%) MySQL
8 17 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (3.16%) SQL Server
9 13 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (1.86%) Redis
11 9 (1.67%) Power BI
12 7 (1.30%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.12%) DynamoDB
13 6 (1.12%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
14 5 (0.93%) Pentaho
15 4 (0.74%) Big Data
15 4 (0.74%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 61 (11.34%) Jenkins
2 32 (5.95%) GitLab
2 32 (5.95%) JUnit
3 29 (5.39%) Jaeger
4 28 (5.20%) Git
5 25 (4.65%) JIRA
6 19 (3.53%) Bitbucket
7 16 (2.97%) Eclipse
8 13 (2.42%) JMeter
9 10 (1.86%) Maven
9 10 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (1.67%) Selenium
10 9 (1.67%) SonarQube
11 8 (1.49%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.12%) Mockito
12 6 (1.12%) Postman
13 4 (0.74%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.74%) Robot Framework
14 3 (0.56%) Subversion
14 3 (0.56%) TestNG
General
1 254 (47.21%) Finance
2 202 (37.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 188 (34.94%) Law
4 171 (31.78%) Social Skills
5 90 (16.73%) Marketing
6 60 (11.15%) Banking
7 42 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (6.51%) Investment Banking
9 32 (5.95%) Public Sector
10 18 (3.35%) Aerospace
11 12 (2.23%) Legal
11 12 (2.23%) Private Banking
12 10 (1.86%) Presentation Skills
13 8 (1.49%) Financial Institution
14 6 (1.12%) Organisational Skills
14 6 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.56%) Retail
15 3 (0.56%) Telecoms
16 2 (0.37%) Advertising
16 2 (0.37%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 161 (29.93%) Software Engineer
2 114 (21.19%) Lead
3 73 (13.57%) Lead Software Engineer
4 70 (13.01%) Senior
5 68 (12.64%) Analyst
5 68 (12.64%) Cloud Engineer
6 52 (9.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 45 (8.36%) Java Engineer
7 45 (8.36%) Java Software Engineer
8 40 (7.43%) Security Engineer
9 38 (7.06%) SOC Analyst
10 29 (5.39%) Lead Cloud Engineer
11 27 (5.02%) Architect
11 27 (5.02%) Splunk Engineer
12 25 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (4.65%) Support Engineer
13 24 (4.46%) Lead Java Engineer
14 20 (3.72%) Developer
15 19 (3.53%) DevOps Engineer
16 18 (3.35%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (19.33%) OpenTelemetry
2 78 (14.50%) Kafka
3 75 (13.94%) Spring
4 63 (11.71%) Spring Boot
5 49 (9.11%) REST
6 32 (5.95%) HTML
6 32 (5.95%) JPA
7 28 (5.20%) .NET
8 24 (4.46%) CSS
8 24 (4.46%) Web Services
9 18 (3.35%) Elastic Stack
10 14 (2.60%) AngularJS
11 13 (2.42%) Ajax
11 13 (2.42%) JDBC
11 13 (2.42%) ODBC
11 13 (2.42%) RESTful
11 13 (2.42%) SOAP
11 13 (2.42%) XHTML
11 13 (2.42%) XML
12 11 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 102 (18.96%) Cloud Native
2 99 (18.40%) Public Cloud
3 73 (13.57%) Management Information System
4 41 (7.62%) Algorithms
5 36 (6.69%) Distributed Systems
6 30 (5.58%) Security Operations Centre
7 25 (4.65%) Data Centre
8 21 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 21 (3.90%) Replication
9 19 (3.53%) Onboarding
10 15 (2.79%) Data Structures
11 14 (2.60%) CMDB
12 13 (2.42%) Analytical Mindset
13 12 (2.23%) Client/Server
13 12 (2.23%) Cyber Threat
13 12 (2.23%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (1.86%) Cyberattack
15 9 (1.67%) Product Ownership
15 9 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
16 8 (1.49%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 114 (21.19%) Windows
2 102 (18.96%) Linux
3 59 (10.97%) Unix
4 22 (4.09%) Windows Server
5 17 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.86%) CentOS
7 9 (1.67%) Android
7 9 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 9 (1.67%) Windows 10
7 9 (1.67%) zOS
8 8 (1.49%) Solaris
9 7 (1.30%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.30%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (1.12%) AIX
10 6 (1.12%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.12%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.93%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (40.52%) CI/CD
2 216 (40.15%) Agile
3 196 (36.43%) Software Engineering
4 158 (29.37%) Community of Practice
5 148 (27.51%) Operational Stability
6 138 (25.65%) SDLC
7 135 (25.09%) Cybersecurity
7 135 (25.09%) Observability
8 123 (22.86%) SIEM
9 119 (22.12%) Artificial Intelligence
9 119 (22.12%) Continuous Delivery
10 105 (19.52%) Architectural Design
11 102 (18.96%) Machine Learning
12 96 (17.84%) Information Architecture
13 93 (17.29%) Identity Access Management
14 89 (16.54%) DevOps
15 87 (16.17%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 83 (15.43%) Stakeholder Management
17 82 (15.24%) Problem-Solving
18 77 (14.31%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 179 (33.27%) Java
2 135 (25.09%) Python
3 78 (14.50%) PowerShell
4 73 (13.57%) SQL
5 38 (7.06%) JavaScript
6 36 (6.69%) Bash
7 21 (3.90%) Groovy
7 21 (3.90%) Shell Script
8 19 (3.53%) Perl
9 14 (2.60%) C#
10 10 (1.86%) Go
11 6 (1.12%) Kusto Query Language
12 5 (0.93%) JCL
12 5 (0.93%) REXX
12 5 (0.93%) Search Processing Language
13 4 (0.74%) C++
13 4 (0.74%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.56%) Assembly Language
14 3 (0.56%) C
15 1 (0.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 68 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 51 (9.48%) Degree
3 45 (8.36%) CISSP
4 41 (7.62%) SC Cleared
5 30 (5.58%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (2.23%) DV Cleared
7 11 (2.04%) CEH
7 11 (2.04%) SSCP
8 10 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 9 (1.67%) AWS Certification
9 9 (1.67%) CCSP
9 9 (1.67%) CISM
9 9 (1.67%) SANS
10 8 (1.49%) GIAC
11 7 (1.30%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.12%) CISA
12 6 (1.12%) JNCIA
13 5 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (6.51%) NIST
3 16 (2.97%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 9 (1.67%) NCSC
5 8 (1.49%) QA
5 8 (1.49%) SLA
6 5 (0.93%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.56%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.56%) HMG Infosec
7 3 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.56%) RMADS
8 2 (0.37%) ISO 31000
8 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.37%) NIST 800
8 2 (0.37%) SOC 2
9 1 (0.19%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 85 (15.80%) Docker
2 26 (4.83%) Active Directory
3 17 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.79%) Virtual Desktop
5 12 (2.23%) vSphere
6 10 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.93%) Time Sharing Option
8 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.74%) LXC
8 4 (0.74%) Squid
8 4 (0.74%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.56%) ACF2
9 3 (0.56%) KVM
9 3 (0.56%) RACF
9 3 (0.56%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.37%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (0.37%) Firmware
10 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 204 (37.92%) Grafana
2 125 (23.23%) Terraform
3 117 (21.75%) Prometheus
4 83 (15.43%) Kubernetes
5 47 (8.74%) Kibana
6 43 (7.99%) Ansible
7 26 (4.83%) ITRS Geneos
8 25 (4.65%) Nagios
9 23 (4.28%) QRadar
10 21 (3.90%) HAProxy
10 21 (3.90%) Zipkin
11 18 (3.35%) Puppet
12 17 (3.16%) logstash
13 15 (2.79%) Progress Chef
14 13 (2.42%) WMI
15 12 (2.23%) Microsoft Intune
16 11 (2.04%) Fluentd
16 11 (2.04%) NetCrunch
17 10 (1.86%) Graphite
17 10 (1.86%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 182 (33.83%) Dynatrace
2 63 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 33 (6.13%) Oracle
3 33 (6.13%) ServiceNow
3 33 (6.13%) VMware
4 31 (5.76%) IBM
5 25 (4.65%) Google
6 23 (4.28%) New Relic
7 22 (4.09%) Red Hat
8 20 (3.72%) Cisco
9 18 (3.35%) AppDynamics
10 17 (3.16%) Rapid7
11 16 (2.97%) Palo Alto
12 15 (2.79%) Qualys
13 12 (2.23%) Juniper
14 11 (2.04%) Atlassian
14 11 (2.04%) LogicMonitor
15 9 (1.67%) Thycotic
16 8 (1.49%) Ivanti
17 6 (1.12%) SolarWinds