The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 2 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 212 206 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 8 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £36,775 £47,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.98% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
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 West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2683 2778 2781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.18% 50.75% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 2311 2388
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Splunk
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Splunk Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Splunk
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Splunk across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Splunk Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Splunk
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Staffordshire - 4 £28,550 -
Worcestershire -3 2 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Coventry - 1 £45,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (54.55%) Network Security
2 5 (45.45%) SIEM
2 5 (45.45%) CISSP
2 5 (45.45%) McAfee
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Sophos
3 4 (36.36%) Chip and PIN
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
4 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Security
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless Security
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) GPRS
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (9.09%) CloudFront
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Network Security
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless Security
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) GPRS
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) OmniPeek
4 1 (9.09%) Multicast
4 1 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Operations Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Principal Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) SIEM
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Security
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) CISM
3 2 (18.18%) GCIA
3 2 (18.18%) GCIH
3 2 (18.18%) CEH
3 2 (18.18%) CISA
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
1 5 (45.45%) McAfee
2 4 (36.36%) Sophos
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
4 2 (18.18%) Trustwave
4 2 (18.18%) LogRhythm
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Radware
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago