Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 387 464 581
Rank change year-on-year +77 +117 +136
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 1,396 1,141 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.80% 0.64% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 1.44% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 841 814 752
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +0.43% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £46,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year +18.92% -11.90% +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 76,919 79,435 91,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.96% 44.46% 45.03%
Number of salaries quoted 59,944 62,603 74,347
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.20% +3.75%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +78 1,262 £60,000 - 137
London +27 803 £65,000 - 66
UK excluding London +107 573 £55,000 +18.92% 89
East of England +131 163 £50,000 +11.11% 9
South East +71 157 £57,500 +4.55% 16
Scotland +5 103 £65,000 +85.71% 11
North of England -5 95 £51,198 +13.77% 27
North West +43 63 £54,948 +23.48% 9
Midlands +12 38 £57,500 +9.52% 9
West Midlands +34 28 £52,500 - 8
Yorkshire -31 23 £47,500 +5.56% 14
South West -13 19 £60,000 +9.09% 10
East Midlands +12 10 £57,500 -4.17% 1
North East -21 9 £45,000 - 4
Wales +9 8 £60,000 +50.00% 7
Northern Ireland -1 5 - -

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 593 (42.48%) Amazon AWS
2 560 (40.11%) Linux
3 533 (38.18%) DevOps
4 406 (29.08%) Python
5 386 (27.65%) Finance
6 367 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
7 362 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
8 352 (25.21%) Java
9 351 (25.14%) Jenkins
10 348 (24.93%) Windows
11 347 (24.86%) SIEM
12 324 (23.21%) Ansible
13 320 (22.92%) Docker
14 308 (22.06%) Firewall
15 299 (21.42%) VMware
16 265 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
17 264 (18.91%) Git (software)
18 261 (18.70%) Puppet
19 242 (17.34%) Opscode Chef
20 238 (17.05%) Cisco
21 236 (16.91%) Degree
22 232 (16.62%) AppDynamics
23 228 (16.33%) Cybersecurity
24 220 (15.76%) Security Operations
25 212 (15.19%) Bash Shell
26 203 (14.54%) Test Automation
26 203 (14.54%) Problem-Solving
27 199 (14.26%) PowerShell
28 194 (13.90%) Data Centre
29 189 (13.54%) QRadar

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 (6.52%) Confluence
2 80 (5.73%) Tomcat
3 77 (5.52%) Apache
4 75 (5.37%) Elasticsearch
5 54 (3.87%) nginx
6 53 (3.80%) Apache Spark
7 48 (3.44%) Cloud Foundry
7 48 (3.44%) IIS
8 43 (3.08%) Mule
9 40 (2.87%) OpenStack
10 29 (2.08%) WebLogic
10 29 (2.08%) WebSphere
11 26 (1.86%) JBoss
12 22 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 21 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
13 21 (1.50%) MS Exchange
14 16 (1.15%) CMS
15 14 (1.00%) SharePoint
16 12 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
17 11 (0.79%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (0.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.072%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.072%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.072%) Maya
4 1 (0.072%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.072%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.22%) Documaker
2 10 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.14%) Endur
4 1 (0.072%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 593 (42.48%) Amazon AWS
2 362 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 155 (11.10%) IaaS
4 143 (10.24%) GitHub
4 143 (10.24%) Google Cloud Platform
5 90 (6.45%) PaaS
6 78 (5.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 77 (5.52%) SaaS
8 63 (4.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 52 (3.72%) Slack
10 50 (3.58%) Serverless
11 49 (3.51%) OpenShift
12 46 (3.30%) AWS Lambda
13 35 (2.51%) Runscope
14 32 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
15 30 (2.15%) Datadog
16 29 (2.08%) Sumo Logic
17 28 (2.01%) Amazon S3
17 28 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
17 28 (2.01%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 308 (22.06%) Firewall
2 162 (11.60%) DNS
3 161 (11.53%) Network Security
4 121 (8.67%) TCP/IP
5 98 (7.02%) Wireless
6 88 (6.30%) VPN
7 84 (6.02%) HTTP
8 73 (5.23%) DHCP
9 65 (4.66%) SSL
10 64 (4.58%) Unified Communications
11 63 (4.51%) SNMP
12 59 (4.23%) Internet
13 58 (4.15%) LAN
14 49 (3.51%) SAN
15 48 (3.44%) WAN
16 47 (3.37%) Wireshark
17 43 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
17 43 (3.08%) SSH
18 42 (3.01%) SMTP
19 40 (2.87%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 106 (7.59%) Big Data
3 100 (7.16%) MongoDB
4 94 (6.73%) MySQL
5 75 (5.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 73 (5.23%) Hadoop
7 67 (4.80%) Relational Database
8 59 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
9 55 (3.94%) NoSQL
10 47 (3.37%) Redis
11 32 (2.29%) RDBMS
12 27 (1.93%) Oracle Database
13 24 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
14 19 (1.36%) InfluxDB
15 14 (1.00%) HBase
16 11 (0.79%) Couchbase
17 9 (0.64%) Power BI
18 8 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
19 7 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 7 (0.50%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 351 (25.14%) Jenkins
2 264 (18.91%) Git (software)
3 179 (12.82%) JIRA
4 130 (9.31%) Maven
5 107 (7.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 106 (7.59%) Sonatype Nexus
7 88 (6.30%) Subversion
8 86 (6.16%) JUnit
9 84 (6.02%) Octopus Deploy
9 84 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 74 (5.30%) Selenium
11 59 (4.23%) SonarQube
12 57 (4.08%) Cucumber
12 57 (4.08%) GoCD
12 57 (4.08%) IBM UrbanCode
13 49 (3.51%) Vagrant
14 47 (3.37%) Mocha
15 43 (3.08%) Babel
15 43 (3.08%) GitLab
16 40 (2.87%) Gradle
General
1 386 (27.65%) Finance
2 179 (12.82%) Banking
3 100 (7.16%) Retail
4 83 (5.95%) Telecoms
5 65 (4.66%) Manufacturing
6 63 (4.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 50 (3.58%) Investment Banking
8 40 (2.87%) Billing
9 39 (2.79%) Italian Language
10 38 (2.72%) German Language
11 21 (1.50%) Games
12 15 (1.07%) Marketing
13 14 (1.00%) Law
14 11 (0.79%) Legal
15 10 (0.72%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.50%) French Language
16 7 (0.50%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.36%) Front Office
17 5 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
18 4 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 215 (15.40%) Consultant
2 201 (14.40%) Analyst
3 152 (10.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 146 (10.46%) Architect
5 117 (8.38%) Security Analyst
6 112 (8.02%) Developer
7 104 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
8 103 (7.38%) Security Consultant
9 88 (6.30%) Cloud Engineer
10 79 (5.66%) DevOps Consultant
10 79 (5.66%) Technical Architect
11 78 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 71 (5.09%) Security Engineer
13 66 (4.73%) Linux Engineer
14 62 (4.44%) Senior Consultant
14 62 (4.44%) Technical Solutions Architect
15 58 (4.15%) IT Consultant
15 58 (4.15%) IT Security Consultant
16 54 (3.87%) Senior DevOps
17 47 (3.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (11.82%) Web Services
2 152 (10.89%) Elastic Stack
3 136 (9.74%) Node.js
4 132 (9.46%) Spring
5 121 (8.67%) HTML
6 93 (6.66%) CSS
7 88 (6.30%) .NET
8 85 (6.09%) JSON
9 84 (6.02%) Kafka
10 83 (5.95%) RESTful
11 78 (5.59%) REST
12 77 (5.52%) Spring Boot
13 71 (5.09%) Middleware
14 64 (4.58%) HTML5
15 63 (4.51%) AngularJS
16 59 (4.23%) CSS3
16 59 (4.23%) React
17 50 (3.58%) RabbitMQ
18 47 (3.37%) Redux
19 44 (3.15%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 194 (13.90%) Data Centre
2 148 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
3 138 (9.89%) Security Operations Centre
4 118 (8.45%) Public Cloud
5 100 (7.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 90 (6.45%) PKI
7 78 (5.59%) Computer Science
7 78 (5.59%) Self-Motivation
8 77 (5.52%) Fintech
9 67 (4.80%) Management Information System
10 64 (4.58%) User Experience
11 63 (4.51%) Mobile App
12 58 (4.15%) Linux Command Line
13 38 (2.72%) Cyberthreat
14 35 (2.51%) Private Cloud
15 33 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
16 28 (2.01%) Mobile Payment
17 24 (1.72%) Cyber Kill Chain
18 23 (1.65%) EMC VMAX
19 18 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 560 (40.11%) Linux
2 348 (24.93%) Windows
3 163 (11.68%) Unix
4 89 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 72 (5.16%) Windows Server
6 64 (4.58%) CentOS
7 56 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 47 (3.37%) Solaris
9 40 (2.87%) Mac OS X
9 40 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (2.36%) Mac OS
11 23 (1.65%) AIX
12 22 (1.58%) Ubuntu
13 21 (1.50%) Android
13 21 (1.50%) HPUX
14 18 (1.29%) Debian
15 14 (1.00%) VMS
16 11 (0.79%) DC/OS
17 10 (0.72%) Kali Linux
18 7 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (38.18%) DevOps
2 367 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
3 347 (24.86%) SIEM
4 265 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
5 228 (16.33%) Cybersecurity
6 220 (15.76%) Security Operations
7 203 (14.54%) Problem-Solving
7 203 (14.54%) Test Automation
8 183 (13.11%) Information Security
9 168 (12.03%) Vulnerability Management
10 159 (11.39%) Continuous Delivery
11 155 (11.10%) Configuration Management
12 147 (10.53%) Analytics
13 142 (10.17%) ITIL
14 124 (8.88%) Data Loss Prevention
15 111 (7.95%) Microservices
16 103 (7.38%) TDD
17 100 (7.16%) Presales
18 98 (7.02%) Scrum
19 96 (6.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 406 (29.08%) Python
2 352 (25.21%) Java
3 212 (15.19%) Bash Shell
4 199 (14.26%) PowerShell
5 181 (12.97%) Ruby
6 142 (10.17%) SQL
7 126 (9.03%) JavaScript
8 124 (8.88%) Perl
9 89 (6.38%) Java 8
10 84 (6.02%) PHP
11 76 (5.44%) C#
12 59 (4.23%) Scala
13 53 (3.80%) Go
14 50 (3.58%) Shell Script
15 49 (3.51%) C++
16 47 (3.37%) ES6
17 35 (2.51%) Groovy
18 22 (1.58%) C
19 16 (1.15%) PL/SQL
20 12 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 236 (16.91%) Degree
2 130 (9.31%) Cisco Certification
3 125 (8.95%) CISSP
4 90 (6.45%) CCNA
5 79 (5.66%) CCIE
6 75 (5.37%) CCNP
7 54 (3.87%) MCSE
7 54 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 52 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
9 44 (3.15%) SSCP
10 42 (3.01%) CEH
10 42 (3.01%) CISA
10 42 (3.01%) GCIH
11 38 (2.72%) Security Cleared
12 37 (2.65%) CISM
12 37 (2.65%) SANS
13 35 (2.51%) CCIE Data Center
13 35 (2.51%) CCIE Service Provider
14 33 (2.36%) GSEC
15 32 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (4.94%) PCI DSS
2 65 (4.66%) GCP
3 51 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 46 (3.30%) QA
5 31 (2.22%) COBIT
5 31 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (1.07%) GDPR
7 10 (0.72%) SLA
8 8 (0.57%) GPG13
9 4 (0.29%) ISO 31000
10 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
11 2 (0.14%) ISO 22301
11 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 1 (0.072%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.072%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.072%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.072%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.072%) SAS 70
System Software
1 320 (22.92%) Docker
2 176 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (9.38%) Active Directory
4 59 (4.23%) Hyper-V
5 37 (2.65%) vSphere
6 35 (2.51%) VirtualBox
7 30 (2.15%) Virtual Desktop
7 30 (2.15%) Virtual Servers
8 18 (1.29%) Samba
9 16 (1.15%) Snort
10 15 (1.07%) HDFS
10 15 (1.07%) KVM
10 15 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
11 10 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (0.64%) iptables
12 9 (0.64%) QEMU
13 8 (0.57%) VMware Server
13 8 (0.57%) Xen
14 7 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 324 (23.21%) Ansible
2 261 (18.70%) Puppet
3 242 (17.34%) Opscode Chef
4 189 (13.54%) QRadar
5 170 (12.18%) Nagios
6 164 (11.75%) Kubernetes
7 154 (11.03%) Terraform
8 69 (4.94%) Rundeck
9 62 (4.44%) Nessus
10 57 (4.08%) Consul
11 55 (3.94%) ZABBIX
12 54 (3.87%) vRealize
13 40 (2.87%) Grafana
14 33 (2.36%) logstash
15 32 (2.29%) Kibana
15 32 (2.29%) Prometheus
16 31 (2.22%) vCenter Server
17 30 (2.15%) Rancher
18 28 (2.01%) Nexpose
19 26 (1.86%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 299 (21.42%) VMware
2 238 (17.05%) Cisco
3 232 (16.62%) AppDynamics
4 165 (11.82%) Qualys
5 155 (11.10%) F5
6 149 (10.67%) Microsoft
7 148 (10.60%) New Relic
8 136 (9.74%) LogRhythm
9 131 (9.38%) Dell
10 123 (8.81%) Oracle
11 122 (8.74%) ServiceNow
12 115 (8.24%) ArcSight
13 114 (8.17%) EMC
14 108 (7.74%) NetApp
15 97 (6.95%) Red Hat
16 92 (6.59%) Google
17 73 (5.23%) IBM
18 67 (4.80%) WorldPay
19 59 (4.23%) SolarWinds
20 55 (3.94%) BMC