The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 220 219 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 13 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.067% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £40,750 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Splunk
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2550 2500 2201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.74% 42.14% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2062 2052 1874
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Splunk across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Splunk
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Splunk across the South West region.

Splunk Salary Trend in the South West

Splunk
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +3 8 £41,500 +38.33%
Bristol - 3 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Splunk also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Splunk.

1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
1 6 (42.86%) SIEM
2 5 (35.71%) ArcSight
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Use Case
3 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 3 (21.43%) Law
4 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
4 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) IIS
4 3 (21.43%) CISSP
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) McAfee
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Security Management
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Splunk also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Splunk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VSAT
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) CESG
4 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) SIEM
2 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 4 (28.57%) Use Case
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Document Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) ArcSight
2 2 (14.29%) McAfee
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Zend
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix