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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 235 234 227
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 16 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.33% 0.099%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.75% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 2
Median salary £51,250 £46,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.41% -10.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
2492 2522 2539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.01% 43.21% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2068 2068 2026
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Splunk across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Splunk Salary Histogram in the South West

Splunk
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +12 8 £47,500 +46.15%
Gloucestershire -2 6 £52,500 -
Somerset -1 2 £45,000 -25.00%
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Splunk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 18 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 17 (70.83%) Firewall
3 16 (66.67%) SIEM
4 15 (62.50%) DV Cleared
5 14 (58.33%) Linux
6 13 (54.17%) CISSP
6 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
7 12 (50.00%) LogRhythm
7 12 (50.00%) GCIA
7 12 (50.00%) SANS
8 11 (45.83%) Windows
8 11 (45.83%) Coaching
8 11 (45.83%) Snort
9 10 (41.67%) Security Architecture
9 10 (41.67%) Unix
9 10 (41.67%) RSA enVision
10 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
10 9 (37.50%) CREST Certified
10 9 (37.50%) GCIH
10 9 (37.50%) Protective Monitoring
11 8 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (33.33%) Java
12 7 (29.17%) ITIL
12 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
12 7 (29.17%) Information Security
12 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (25.00%) Analytics

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) Confluence
1 2 (8.33%) JBoss
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
4 6 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (12.50%) Network Security
5 3 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.17%) DNS
7 1 (4.17%) FTP
7 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Infinispan
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
1 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Military
3 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Security Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) ArcSight Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Network Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HornetQ
1 2 (8.33%) LAMP
1 2 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (4.17%) Cybercrime
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Unix
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) SIEM
2 11 (45.83%) Coaching
3 10 (41.67%) Security Architecture
4 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 9 (37.50%) Protective Monitoring
5 8 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (29.17%) Information Security
6 7 (29.17%) ITIL
6 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (25.00%) Analytics
7 6 (25.00%) ITSM
7 6 (25.00%) Service Management
7 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
9 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
10 3 (12.50%) Computer Security
10 3 (12.50%) Information Assurance
10 3 (12.50%) Logistics
10 3 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 13 (54.17%) CISSP
3 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
4 12 (50.00%) GCIA
4 12 (50.00%) SANS
5 9 (37.50%) CREST Certified
5 9 (37.50%) GCIH
6 5 (20.83%) CCNA
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (12.50%) GSEC
8 2 (8.33%) CEH
8 2 (8.33%) Degree
8 2 (8.33%) RHCE
8 2 (8.33%) RHCSA
9 1 (4.17%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.17%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Snort
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Gluster
3 2 (8.33%) iptables
3 2 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) RSA enVision
2 5 (20.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (12.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (8.33%) Check_MK
4 2 (8.33%) Graylog
4 2 (8.33%) Nagios
4 2 (8.33%) Pingdom
4 2 (8.33%) Puppet
4 2 (8.33%) QRadar
4 2 (8.33%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 12 (50.00%) LogRhythm
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 3 (12.50%) Juniper
4 3 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 3 (12.50%) Symantec
5 2 (8.33%) AlienVault
5 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) Qualys
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.17%) New Relic
6 1 (4.17%) TIBCO