Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 2018 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 391 456 570
Rank change year-on-year +65 +114 +205
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 1,339 1,068 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.63% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 1.41% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 760 769 763
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.64%
10th Percentile £38,000 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +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 76,736 75,556 91,135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.54% 44.28% 45.43%
Number of salaries quoted 60,060 60,713 74,339
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% -1.19% +5.00%

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 27 May 2018.

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 27 May 2018. 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 +73 1,221 £60,000 - 136
London +29 802 £63,750 -1.92% 71
UK excluding London +76 517 £50,000 +11.11% 71
East of England +132 162 £45,250 -0.82% 11
South East +64 147 £57,500 +4.55% 22
Scotland -39 90 £62,500 +78.57% 5
North of England -17 83 £47,000 +4.44% 21
North West +26 58 £49,948 -9.19% 6
Midlands +46 40 £57,500 +24.32% 3
West Midlands +23 30 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Yorkshire -30 19 £47,000 +4.44% 13
East Midlands +4 10 £57,500 -4.17% 1
South West -46 7 £50,000 -9.09% 8
North East -21 6 £45,000 +2.86% 2
Wales +8 5 £35,750 -10.63% 1
Northern Ireland +8 5 - -

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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.

1 569 (42.49%) Amazon AWS
2 560 (41.82%) Linux
3 521 (38.91%) DevOps
4 401 (29.95%) Python
5 377 (28.16%) Jenkins
6 348 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
7 346 (25.84%) Java
8 342 (25.54%) Windows
9 339 (25.32%) Finance
10 336 (25.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 332 (24.79%) Ansible
12 328 (24.50%) SIEM
13 310 (23.15%) VMware
14 297 (22.18%) Docker
15 279 (20.84%) Continuous Integration
16 278 (20.76%) Degree
17 276 (20.61%) Git (software)
17 276 (20.61%) Puppet
18 249 (18.60%) Cisco
19 246 (18.37%) Firewall
20 235 (17.55%) Data Centre
21 234 (17.48%) Opscode Chef
22 223 (16.65%) AppDynamics
23 207 (15.46%) Nagios
24 199 (14.86%) Bash Shell
25 198 (14.79%) Test Automation
26 195 (14.56%) Ruby
27 193 (14.41%) Web Services
27 193 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
28 190 (14.19%) 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 91 (6.80%) Confluence
2 90 (6.72%) Apache
3 76 (5.68%) Tomcat
4 65 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
5 61 (4.56%) nginx
6 58 (4.33%) IIS
7 44 (3.29%) Cloud Foundry
7 44 (3.29%) Mule
8 43 (3.21%) Apache Spark
9 37 (2.76%) OpenStack
10 35 (2.61%) WebSphere
11 31 (2.32%) WebLogic
12 29 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 22 (1.64%) JBoss
14 21 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
14 21 (1.57%) MS Exchange
15 17 (1.27%) CMS
15 17 (1.27%) SharePoint
16 15 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
17 11 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (0.37%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.075%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.075%) Maya
3 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.075%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.075%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.075%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.19%) Documaker
1 16 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.075%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.075%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.075%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 569 (42.49%) Amazon AWS
2 336 (25.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 156 (11.65%) GitHub
4 147 (10.98%) IaaS
5 128 (9.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 99 (7.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 83 (6.20%) PaaS
8 72 (5.38%) OpenShift
9 64 (4.78%) SaaS
10 62 (4.63%) AWS CloudFormation
11 54 (4.03%) Slack
12 52 (3.88%) Serverless
13 48 (3.58%) AWS Lambda
14 42 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
15 38 (2.84%) Runscope
16 35 (2.61%) Amazon S3
17 30 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
18 27 (2.02%) Sumo Logic
19 26 (1.94%) Datadog
19 26 (1.94%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 246 (18.37%) Firewall
2 165 (12.32%) DNS
3 135 (10.08%) Network Security
4 131 (9.78%) TCP/IP
5 121 (9.04%) Wireless
6 91 (6.80%) VPN
7 83 (6.20%) Unified Communications
8 80 (5.97%) DHCP
8 80 (5.97%) HTTP
9 70 (5.23%) Internet
10 66 (4.93%) SNMP
11 64 (4.78%) LAN
12 63 (4.71%) SSL
13 56 (4.18%) WAN
14 54 (4.03%) Wireless Security
15 52 (3.88%) Wireshark
16 48 (3.58%) SSH
17 46 (3.44%) SAN
18 40 (2.99%) SMTP
19 37 (2.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 106 (7.92%) MySQL
3 101 (7.54%) Big Data
3 101 (7.54%) MongoDB
4 88 (6.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 68 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 60 (4.48%) Hadoop
7 57 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
8 48 (3.58%) NoSQL
9 36 (2.69%) RDBMS
10 32 (2.39%) Oracle Database
11 30 (2.24%) Redis
12 25 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
13 17 (1.27%) HBase
13 17 (1.27%) InfluxDB
14 14 (1.05%) Couchbase
15 13 (0.97%) DB2
16 12 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.60%) MarkLogic
17 8 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 377 (28.16%) Jenkins
2 276 (20.61%) Git (software)
3 176 (13.14%) JIRA
4 161 (12.02%) Maven
5 124 (9.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 123 (9.19%) Sonatype Nexus
7 98 (7.32%) Subversion
8 83 (6.20%) JUnit
9 80 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 76 (5.68%) Selenium
11 74 (5.53%) Octopus Deploy
12 57 (4.26%) Cucumber
12 57 (4.26%) IBM UrbanCode
13 55 (4.11%) SonarQube
14 54 (4.03%) GoCD
15 51 (3.81%) Vagrant
16 47 (3.51%) Mocha
17 46 (3.44%) Gradle
18 45 (3.36%) Babel
19 43 (3.21%) GitLab
General
1 339 (25.32%) Finance
2 159 (11.87%) Banking
3 125 (9.34%) Retail
4 84 (6.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 83 (6.20%) Manufacturing
6 79 (5.90%) Telecoms
7 40 (2.99%) Investment Banking
8 38 (2.84%) Billing
8 38 (2.84%) Italian Language
9 37 (2.76%) German Language
10 24 (1.79%) Marketing
11 23 (1.72%) Games
12 15 (1.12%) Law
13 13 (0.97%) Legal
14 5 (0.37%) Advertising
14 5 (0.37%) Automotive
15 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.30%) Publishing
16 3 (0.22%) Back Office
17 2 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 217 (16.21%) Consultant
2 202 (15.09%) Analyst
3 153 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 134 (10.01%) Architect
5 111 (8.29%) Security Analyst
6 107 (7.99%) Solutions Architect
7 105 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
8 98 (7.32%) Developer
9 93 (6.95%) Security Consultant
10 82 (6.12%) DevOps Consultant
11 75 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 68 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
12 68 (5.08%) Technical Architect
13 67 (5.00%) Security Engineer
14 59 (4.41%) Technical Solutions Architect
15 53 (3.96%) Senior DevOps
16 52 (3.88%) Senior Consultant
17 50 (3.73%) SOC Analyst
18 49 (3.66%) Software Engineer
19 46 (3.44%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (14.41%) Web Services
2 143 (10.68%) Elastic Stack
3 140 (10.46%) Node.js
3 140 (10.46%) Spring
4 135 (10.08%) HTML
5 102 (7.62%) CSS
6 89 (6.65%) JSON
7 86 (6.42%) REST
8 83 (6.20%) .NET
9 78 (5.83%) HTML5
9 78 (5.83%) Kafka
10 74 (5.53%) RESTful
11 73 (5.45%) AngularJS
12 72 (5.38%) Middleware
13 70 (5.23%) Spring Boot
14 68 (5.08%) LAMP
15 64 (4.78%) CSS3
16 58 (4.33%) React
17 51 (3.81%) Akka
18 50 (3.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 235 (17.55%) Data Centre
2 132 (9.86%) Public Cloud
3 118 (8.81%) Security Operations Centre
4 105 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
5 82 (6.12%) Fintech
6 79 (5.90%) Computer Science
7 72 (5.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 66 (4.93%) Self-Motivation
9 64 (4.78%) Mobile App
10 61 (4.56%) Management Information System
11 54 (4.03%) PKI
11 54 (4.03%) User Experience
12 53 (3.96%) Linux Command Line
13 49 (3.66%) Private Cloud
14 39 (2.91%) Cyberthreat
15 37 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
16 29 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
17 22 (1.64%) Cyber Kill Chain
17 22 (1.64%) EMC VMAX
18 19 (1.42%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 560 (41.82%) Linux
2 342 (25.54%) Windows
3 167 (12.47%) Unix
4 84 (6.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 71 (5.30%) CentOS
6 60 (4.48%) Windows Server
7 57 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (3.36%) Solaris
9 41 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (2.39%) Mac OS
10 32 (2.39%) Mac OS X
11 22 (1.64%) Android
12 21 (1.57%) Ubuntu
13 20 (1.49%) AIX
13 20 (1.49%) Debian
14 17 (1.27%) HPUX
15 12 (0.90%) VMS
16 10 (0.75%) DC/OS
17 9 (0.67%) Kali Linux
18 7 (0.52%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 521 (38.91%) DevOps
2 348 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
3 328 (24.50%) SIEM
4 279 (20.84%) Continuous Integration
5 198 (14.79%) Test Automation
6 190 (14.19%) Cybersecurity
7 181 (13.52%) Security Operations
8 173 (12.92%) Problem-Solving
9 160 (11.95%) Continuous Delivery
10 156 (11.65%) Analytics
10 156 (11.65%) Information Security
11 155 (11.58%) Configuration Management
12 144 (10.75%) ITIL
13 136 (10.16%) Presales
14 134 (10.01%) Vulnerability Management
15 104 (7.77%) Network Design
16 99 (7.39%) Microservices
17 97 (7.24%) E-Commerce
18 96 (7.17%) TDD
19 95 (7.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 401 (29.95%) Python
2 346 (25.84%) Java
3 199 (14.86%) Bash Shell
4 195 (14.56%) Ruby
5 166 (12.40%) PowerShell
6 144 (10.75%) SQL
7 129 (9.63%) JavaScript
8 123 (9.19%) Perl
9 109 (8.14%) PHP
10 82 (6.12%) Java 8
11 74 (5.53%) C#
12 70 (5.23%) Scala
13 48 (3.58%) ES6
14 44 (3.29%) C++
14 44 (3.29%) Go
15 43 (3.21%) Shell Script
16 38 (2.84%) Groovy
17 21 (1.57%) PL/SQL
18 17 (1.27%) C
18 17 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 278 (20.76%) Degree
2 138 (10.31%) Cisco Certification
3 106 (7.92%) CISSP
4 96 (7.17%) CCNA
5 89 (6.65%) CCIE
6 87 (6.50%) CCNP
7 49 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
8 48 (3.58%) MCSE
8 48 (3.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 42 (3.14%) CCDP
10 37 (2.76%) ISSAP
10 37 (2.76%) Security Cleared
10 37 (2.76%) SSCP
11 36 (2.69%) CCIE Data Center
11 36 (2.69%) CCIE Service Provider
12 34 (2.54%) CEH
13 33 (2.46%) GCIH
14 31 (2.32%) CISM
15 30 (2.24%) CCIE Security
15 30 (2.24%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.26%) GCP
2 52 (3.88%) PCI DSS
3 41 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (2.99%) QA
5 32 (2.39%) COBIT
6 25 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.97%) GDPR
8 9 (0.67%) GPG13
9 8 (0.60%) SLA
10 4 (0.30%) ISO 31000
11 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.22%) SEPA
12 2 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.15%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 2 (0.15%) MiFID
13 1 (0.075%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.075%) NIST 800
System Software
1 297 (22.18%) Docker
2 193 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 122 (9.11%) Active Directory
4 59 (4.41%) Hyper-V
5 36 (2.69%) vSphere
6 35 (2.61%) VirtualBox
7 30 (2.24%) Virtual Desktop
7 30 (2.24%) Virtual Servers
8 17 (1.27%) Samba
8 17 (1.27%) Snort
9 16 (1.19%) HDFS
10 15 (1.12%) KVM
11 13 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
11 13 (0.97%) VMware Server
12 10 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (0.67%) iptables
13 9 (0.67%) QEMU
14 8 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 8 (0.60%) Xen
15 7 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 332 (24.79%) Ansible
2 276 (20.61%) Puppet
3 234 (17.48%) Opscode Chef
4 207 (15.46%) Nagios
5 149 (11.13%) QRadar
6 147 (10.98%) Terraform
7 137 (10.23%) Kubernetes
8 74 (5.53%) Rundeck
9 54 (4.03%) Consul
10 52 (3.88%) vRealize
11 51 (3.81%) ZABBIX
12 42 (3.14%) Nessus
13 30 (2.24%) vCenter Server
14 29 (2.17%) Grafana
15 28 (2.09%) logstash
16 26 (1.94%) Failover Clustering
16 26 (1.94%) Rancher
17 25 (1.87%) Kibana
18 23 (1.72%) Prometheus
19 21 (1.57%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 310 (23.15%) VMware
2 249 (18.60%) Cisco
3 223 (16.65%) AppDynamics
4 166 (12.40%) F5
5 148 (11.05%) Oracle
6 144 (10.75%) Dell
7 142 (10.60%) Microsoft
8 134 (10.01%) EMC
9 128 (9.56%) Qualys
10 126 (9.41%) NetApp
11 121 (9.04%) LogRhythm
12 120 (8.96%) New Relic
13 118 (8.81%) ArcSight
14 112 (8.36%) ServiceNow
15 93 (6.95%) Red Hat
16 84 (6.27%) Google
17 82 (6.12%) WorldPay
18 76 (5.68%) IBM
19 60 (4.48%) Fortinet
20 52 (3.88%) RedGate