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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 220 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.089% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
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
2481 2328 2120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.01% 45.96% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2042 2043 1684
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 9 February 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
(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
Warwickshire - 4 £65,000 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 12 (57.14%) Network Security
4 11 (52.38%) Finance
4 11 (52.38%) LAN
4 11 (52.38%) VPN
5 10 (47.62%) CCNP
5 10 (47.62%) WAN
5 10 (47.62%) Ethernet
5 10 (47.62%) FTP
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (47.62%) HP
5 10 (47.62%) BGP
5 10 (47.62%) EIGRP
5 10 (47.62%) Radware
5 10 (47.62%) NetScreen
5 10 (47.62%) OSPF
5 10 (47.62%) Load Balancing
5 10 (47.62%) OmniPeek
5 10 (47.62%) Network Management
5 10 (47.62%) SIEM
5 10 (47.62%) FortiGate
5 10 (47.62%) Spanning Tree
6 9 (42.86%) QRadar
6 9 (42.86%) CISSP
6 9 (42.86%) Intel Security
7 7 (33.33%) CCNA
8 6 (28.57%) Windows
8 6 (28.57%) Information Security
9 5 (23.81%) SANS

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 12 (57.14%) Network Security
4 11 (52.38%) LAN
4 11 (52.38%) VPN
5 10 (47.62%) BGP
5 10 (47.62%) EIGRP
5 10 (47.62%) Ethernet
5 10 (47.62%) FTP
5 10 (47.62%) NetScreen
5 10 (47.62%) OmniPeek
5 10 (47.62%) OSPF
5 10 (47.62%) Spanning Tree
5 10 (47.62%) WAN
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (23.81%) Wireless
6 5 (23.81%) Wireless Security
7 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
8 3 (14.29%) HTTP
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Network Engineer
1 10 (47.62%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) IT Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) IT Operations Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Security Operations Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Architect
5 4 (19.05%) Consultant
5 4 (19.05%) Principal Architect
5 4 (19.05%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (19.05%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 4 (19.05%) SOC Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) SIEM Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Splunk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Load Balancing
1 10 (47.62%) Network Management
1 10 (47.62%) SIEM
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
3 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
3 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (14.29%) Computer Security
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CCNP
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CISSP
3 7 (33.33%) CCNA
4 5 (23.81%) CISM
4 5 (23.81%) SANS
5 4 (19.05%) CEH
5 4 (19.05%) CISA
5 4 (19.05%) GCIA
5 4 (19.05%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Terminal Server
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) FortiGate
2 9 (42.86%) QRadar
3 5 (23.81%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.76%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) HP
1 10 (47.62%) Radware
2 9 (42.86%) Intel Security
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Palo Alto
4 4 (19.05%) ArcSight
4 4 (19.05%) LogRhythm
4 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
4 4 (19.05%) Trustwave
5 3 (14.29%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) VMware
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) Sophos
7 1 (4.76%) Symantec