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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 28 June 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 > Work from Home
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 416 400 248
Rank change year-on-year -16 -152 +47
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 585 215 61
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.76% 0.59% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 1.61% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 414 162 47
10th Percentile £48,091 £46,375 £41,250
25th Percentile £64,850 £53,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +50.00% -23.08%
75th Percentile £97,290 £85,000 £64,375
90th Percentile £115,000 - £72,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -

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 WFH option and a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 28,843 13,342 3,341
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 37.27% 36.44% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15,909 10,248 2,730
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £57,465
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.29% -4.23%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Splunk
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Splunk trend for jobs with a WFH option

Splunk
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Splunk.

Splunk salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Splunk
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Splunk over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Splunk salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, Splunk job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Splunk.

1 307 (52.48%) Python
2 278 (47.52%) AWS
3 264 (45.13%) Azure
4 225 (38.46%) Bash
4 225 (38.46%) DevOps
5 195 (33.33%) SIEM
5 195 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 193 (32.99%) Finance
7 170 (29.06%) Linux
8 169 (28.89%) Agile
9 166 (28.38%) CI/CD
10 155 (26.50%) GCP
11 149 (25.47%) Kubernetes
12 138 (23.59%) Terraform
12 138 (23.59%) Cybersecurity
13 131 (22.39%) Social Skills
14 128 (21.88%) Docker
15 124 (21.20%) Infrastructure as Code
16 121 (20.68%) Ansible
17 120 (20.51%) Windows
18 106 (18.12%) Microsoft
18 106 (18.12%) Grafana
19 103 (17.61%) Jenkins
20 102 (17.44%) Datadog
21 95 (16.24%) Security Operations
22 94 (16.07%) Java
23 90 (15.38%) SQL
23 90 (15.38%) Information Security
24 89 (15.21%) Puppet
25 85 (14.53%) Opscode Chef

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 42 (7.18%) nginx
2 30 (5.13%) Apache
3 22 (3.76%) Apache Spark
4 19 (3.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 13 (2.22%) Apache Pulsar
5 13 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.05%) MS Exchange
6 12 (2.05%) WebSphere
7 11 (1.88%) Confluence
8 10 (1.71%) IIS
9 5 (0.85%) Jupyter
10 4 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.68%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.34%) Traefik
12 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.17%) Apache Airflow
12 1 (0.17%) CICS
12 1 (0.17%) JBoss
12 1 (0.17%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Fidessa
1 3 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.34%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.17%) Cloudability
Cloud Services
1 278 (47.52%) AWS
2 264 (45.13%) Azure
3 155 (26.50%) GCP
4 102 (17.44%) Datadog
5 81 (13.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 68 (11.62%) Azure Sentinel
7 48 (8.21%) Route 53
8 47 (8.03%) Amazon EC2
9 35 (5.98%) Amazon S3
10 34 (5.81%) Azure Active Directory
11 32 (5.47%) Serverless
12 30 (5.13%) Apigee
13 29 (4.96%) AWS CodePipeline
14 26 (4.44%) SaaS
15 23 (3.93%) GitHub
16 20 (3.42%) PaaS
17 19 (3.25%) Amazon ECS
17 19 (3.25%) Microsoft 365
17 19 (3.25%) Snowflake
18 18 (3.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 80 (13.68%) DNS
2 64 (10.94%) Firewall
3 45 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 30 (5.13%) VLAN
5 26 (4.44%) DHCP
6 24 (4.10%) Internet
7 22 (3.76%) SAN
8 20 (3.42%) VPN
9 15 (2.56%) Network Security
10 13 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (1.54%) Cisco Firepower
11 9 (1.54%) IPsec
11 9 (1.54%) NAS
12 8 (1.37%) BIG-IP
12 8 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (1.37%) iSCSI
12 8 (1.37%) NGFW
12 8 (1.37%) VSAN
13 7 (1.20%) VoIP
14 4 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (11.45%) MySQL
2 51 (8.72%) PostgreSQL
3 46 (7.86%) Elasticsearch
4 35 (5.98%) Hadoop
5 33 (5.64%) Big Data
6 31 (5.30%) Relational Database
7 26 (4.44%) SQL Server
8 25 (4.27%) MongoDB
8 25 (4.27%) NoSQL
9 21 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (3.42%) Data Lake
11 17 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (2.91%) MariaDB
11 17 (2.91%) Redis
12 13 (2.22%) ArangoDB
13 12 (2.05%) Aerospike
13 12 (2.05%) CockroachDB
13 12 (2.05%) Couchbase
13 12 (2.05%) Scylla
14 6 (1.03%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 103 (17.61%) Jenkins
2 53 (9.06%) Git (software)
3 43 (7.35%) GitLab
3 43 (7.35%) IBM UrbanCode
4 34 (5.81%) TeamCity
5 30 (5.13%) JIRA
6 26 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
7 22 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (3.25%) Travis CI
9 15 (2.56%) Cypress.io
10 14 (2.39%) webpack
11 13 (2.22%) Maven
12 11 (1.88%) Selenium
13 9 (1.54%) Bitbucket
14 8 (1.37%) Subversion
15 6 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (1.03%) SpecFlow
16 5 (0.85%) Fiddler
16 5 (0.85%) GoCD
16 5 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 193 (32.99%) Finance
2 131 (22.39%) Social Skills
3 58 (9.91%) Banking
4 45 (7.69%) Retail
5 40 (6.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 25 (4.27%) Telecoms
7 24 (4.10%) Public Sector
8 23 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (3.25%) Presentation Skills
10 14 (2.39%) Games
10 14 (2.39%) Legal
10 14 (2.39%) Retail Banking
11 11 (1.88%) Back Office
12 8 (1.37%) Influencing Skills
12 8 (1.37%) Law
13 7 (1.20%) Organisational Skills
14 6 (1.03%) Retail Finance
15 4 (0.68%) Fire and Rescue
16 3 (0.51%) Advertising
17 2 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 103 (17.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 86 (14.70%) Analyst
3 71 (12.14%) Consultant
4 54 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 47 (8.03%) AWS Engineer
6 46 (7.86%) Security Consultant
7 45 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
8 43 (7.35%) Security Engineer
9 39 (6.67%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 36 (6.15%) Splunk Analyst
11 34 (5.81%) Financial Analyst
11 34 (5.81%) Incident Analyst
11 34 (5.81%) SIEM Analyst
12 33 (5.64%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
12 33 (5.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 32 (5.47%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 30 (5.13%) Active Directory Engineer
14 30 (5.13%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
14 30 (5.13%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
14 30 (5.13%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (11.62%) Elastic Stack
2 36 (6.15%) React
3 30 (5.13%) Kafka
4 27 (4.62%) .NET
4 27 (4.62%) Web Services
5 25 (4.27%) LAPP Stack
6 24 (4.10%) LAMP
7 22 (3.76%) LEMP Stack
7 22 (3.76%) REST
8 20 (3.42%) CSS
9 18 (3.08%) JSON
9 18 (3.08%) Node.js
10 16 (2.74%) HTML
11 14 (2.39%) Redux
11 14 (2.39%) Spring
12 13 (2.22%) LDAP
13 12 (2.05%) Spring Boot
14 8 (1.37%) Flash
14 8 (1.37%) SOAP
15 7 (1.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.86%) Public Cloud
2 36 (6.15%) Hedge funds
3 30 (5.13%) Cyberattack
4 28 (4.79%) Cyberthreat
5 27 (4.62%) User Experience
6 22 (3.76%) Data Centre
7 21 (3.59%) Cloud Native
7 21 (3.59%) Management Information System
7 21 (3.59%) Security Operations Centre
8 20 (3.42%) Cyber Defence
8 20 (3.42%) Private Cloud
9 18 (3.08%) Online Banking
10 13 (2.22%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 12 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
11 12 (2.05%) Social Media
12 8 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 8 (1.37%) RSA SecurID
13 7 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (1.20%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.85%) CSOC
Operating Systems
1 170 (29.06%) Linux
2 120 (20.51%) Windows
3 60 (10.26%) Unix
4 19 (3.25%) Mesosphere
5 16 (2.74%) CentOS
6 15 (2.56%) AIX
6 15 (2.56%) Windows Server
7 14 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.88%) Solaris
8 11 (1.88%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.37%) Kali Linux
10 6 (1.03%) Amazon Linux
11 4 (0.68%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.51%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.51%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2016
13 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (38.46%) DevOps
2 195 (33.33%) SIEM
3 169 (28.89%) Agile
4 166 (28.38%) CI/CD
5 138 (23.59%) Cybersecurity
6 124 (21.20%) Infrastructure as Code
7 95 (16.24%) Security Operations
8 90 (15.38%) Information Security
9 83 (14.19%) Use Case
10 80 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 73 (12.48%) Configuration Management
12 70 (11.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 66 (11.28%) Test Automation
14 64 (10.94%) Mentoring
14 64 (10.94%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 62 (10.60%) Coaching
15 62 (10.60%) Continuous Delivery
16 57 (9.74%) Microservices
17 56 (9.57%) Software Engineering
18 47 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 307 (52.48%) Python
2 225 (38.46%) Bash
3 195 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 94 (16.07%) Java
5 90 (15.38%) SQL
6 74 (12.65%) Go
7 47 (8.03%) JavaScript
8 37 (6.32%) Ruby
9 34 (5.81%) Perl
10 20 (3.42%) PHP
11 19 (3.25%) R
12 17 (2.91%) C#
13 10 (1.71%) TypeScript
13 10 (1.71%) VBA
14 9 (1.54%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.54%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.20%) C
16 5 (0.85%) C++
16 5 (0.85%) COBOL
17 4 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (9.06%) GIAC
2 49 (8.38%) Degree
3 44 (7.52%) Security Cleared
4 42 (7.18%) GCFA
4 42 (7.18%) GCIH
5 41 (7.01%) SANS
6 38 (6.50%) GREM
7 29 (4.96%) SC Cleared
8 13 (2.22%) CISSP
9 9 (1.54%) CISM
10 7 (1.20%) CompTIA Security+
11 6 (1.03%) AWS Certification
11 6 (1.03%) CISA
11 6 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.85%) CCNA
12 5 (0.85%) ISACA
13 4 (0.68%) GCFE
13 4 (0.68%) MCSE
13 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.68%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.69%) QA
2 10 (1.71%) GDPR
3 9 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (1.20%) NIST
5 6 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 6 (1.03%) SLA
6 1 (0.17%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.17%) NCSC
System Software
1 128 (21.88%) Docker
2 65 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 46 (7.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (3.59%) vSphere
5 17 (2.91%) KVM
5 17 (2.91%) Xen
6 16 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (2.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 12 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (1.54%) etcd
10 8 (1.37%) BitLocker
11 6 (1.03%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 3 (0.51%) Ceph
12 3 (0.51%) NFS
12 3 (0.51%) Snort
13 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
14 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 149 (25.47%) Kubernetes
2 138 (23.59%) Terraform
3 121 (20.68%) Ansible
4 106 (18.12%) Grafana
5 89 (15.21%) Puppet
6 85 (14.53%) Opscode Chef
7 84 (14.36%) Prometheus
8 56 (9.57%) Nagios
9 37 (6.32%) ZABBIX
10 35 (5.98%) HAProxy
11 23 (3.93%) Graphite
12 20 (3.42%) Consul
13 19 (3.25%) Automic
14 16 (2.74%) vCenter Server
15 14 (2.39%) Docker Swarm
16 13 (2.22%) Kibana
17 12 (2.05%) Packer
17 12 (2.05%) Salt
17 12 (2.05%) Single Sign-On
18 8 (1.37%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 106 (18.12%) Microsoft
2 74 (12.65%) Dynatrace
3 65 (11.11%) VMware
4 64 (10.94%) Google
5 63 (10.77%) ServiceNow
6 55 (9.40%) Oracle
7 51 (8.72%) SolarWinds
8 46 (7.86%) CrowdStrike
9 38 (6.50%) Hitachi
10 37 (6.32%) Sun
11 36 (6.15%) McAfee
12 34 (5.81%) Palo Alto
13 32 (5.47%) Cisco
14 29 (4.96%) AppDynamics
15 28 (4.79%) Red Hat
16 22 (3.76%) F5
17 21 (3.59%) ArcSight
18 20 (3.42%) New Relic
18 20 (3.42%) Zopa
19 19 (3.25%) Cloudera