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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank - - 202
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £60,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +61.07%
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
2344 2146 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.98% 49.68% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2080 1718 1961
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) McAfee
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) FTP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
5 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (16.67%) Network Management

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet