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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 238 218 216
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.066% 0.076% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%
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
2812 2514 2405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.20% 47.63% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2100 2090 2004
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,900 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Birmingham - 2 £56,250 -
Warwickshire -9 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Shropshire - 1 - -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) OmniPeek
3 4 (40.00%) Network Management
3 4 (40.00%) SIEM
3 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (40.00%) FTP
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (40.00%) Radware
3 4 (40.00%) NetScreen
3 4 (40.00%) FortiGate
3 4 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (30.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Linux

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (40.00%) FTP
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) NetScreen
2 4 (40.00%) OmniPeek
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SOC Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Operational Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SIEM Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (40.00%) Network Management
1 4 (40.00%) SIEM
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
1 4 (40.00%) Radware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (10.00%) VMware