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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 219 - 196
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% - 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% - 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £38,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +18.42%
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
2921 2654 2313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.82% 50.53% 48.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2466 2251 1932
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
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 20 October 2014. 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
Birmingham - 5 - -
Dudley - 2 £38,000 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) McAfee
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Sourcefire
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
3 2 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) LogRhythm
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) ArcSight
3 2 (22.22%) SIEM
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Business Development
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) Advertising
3 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) Middleware

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Security Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Network Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Security Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Monitoring Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Business Development
3 2 (22.22%) SIEM
3 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
3 2 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
1 5 (55.56%) McAfee
1 5 (55.56%) Sourcefire
2 2 (22.22%) ArcSight
2 2 (22.22%) LogRhythm