Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Splunk over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 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.

Splunk
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 260 291 322
Rank change year-on-year +31 +31 -23
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 21 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.25% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.53% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 5
West Midlands median annual salary £80,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% +25.00% -27.27%
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +17.92%

Splunk is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,465 4,739 4,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.50% 48.24% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,496 3,547 3,636
West Midlands median annual salary £42,725 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.81% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Splunk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Splunk in the West Midlands

Splunk
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Splunk 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 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -8 8 £80,000 +52.38% 6
Coventry +22 5 - - 1
Shropshire +4 5 £72,500 +158.93% 1
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Solihull - 1 £37,500 - 1
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Splunk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 15 (71.43%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 10 (47.62%) Ansible
3 10 (47.62%) DevOps
3 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Terraform
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (42.86%) SIEM
4 9 (42.86%) GitHub
5 8 (38.10%) CentOS
5 8 (38.10%) Docker
5 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (38.10%) Puppet
5 8 (38.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
5 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
5 8 (38.10%) Python
5 8 (38.10%) CISSP
5 8 (38.10%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (38.10%) Docker Swarm
5 8 (38.10%) Kubernetes
5 8 (38.10%) Packer
6 7 (33.33%) GitLab
6 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) Cloud Computing

Splunk
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) GitHub
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (23.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (23.81%) Office 365
5 3 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (14.29%) Datadog
6 2 (9.52%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) BGP
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 3 (14.29%) FWSM
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) MPLS
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security
2 3 (14.29%) OSPF
2 3 (14.29%) SNMP
2 3 (14.29%) SSL
2 3 (14.29%) VLAN
2 3 (14.29%) VPN
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
2 3 (14.29%) WLAN
3 2 (9.52%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) DB2
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) Redis
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (33.33%) GitLab
4 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
5 3 (14.29%) Travis CI
5 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
6 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
6 2 (9.52%) Hudson
6 2 (9.52%) Maven
6 2 (9.52%) Selenium
6 2 (9.52%) SonarQube
6 2 (9.52%) webpack
General
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Security Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Information Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) SOC Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Security Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Network Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Network Design Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (9.52%) IT Architect
7 2 (9.52%) IT Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (9.52%) Redux
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) CentOS
4 3 (14.29%) DC/OS
4 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) HPUX
5 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (47.62%) DevOps
2 9 (42.86%) SIEM
3 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
3 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
4 6 (28.57%) Open Source
5 5 (23.81%) High Availability
5 5 (23.81%) Information Security
5 5 (23.81%) IT Strategy
5 5 (23.81%) Microservices
5 5 (23.81%) OWASP
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
5 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
5 5 (23.81%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) E-Procurement
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Ruby
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) CISSP
2 5 (23.81%) AWS Certification
2 5 (23.81%) GIAC
2 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) RHCE
3 4 (19.05%) RHCSA
4 3 (14.29%) CCDP
4 3 (14.29%) CCNP
4 3 (14.29%) CCSE
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (14.29%) IISP
4 3 (14.29%) ISSAP
4 3 (14.29%) JNCIP
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
2 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (14.29%) VirtualBox
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Ansible
1 10 (47.62%) Terraform
2 8 (38.10%) Docker Swarm
2 8 (38.10%) Kubernetes
2 8 (38.10%) Packer
2 8 (38.10%) Puppet
3 5 (23.81%) Consul
3 5 (23.81%) Grafana
3 5 (23.81%) Graphite
3 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (23.81%) Opsview
3 5 (23.81%) Prometheus
4 3 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 5 (23.81%) CyberArk
2 5 (23.81%) Google
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 3 (14.29%) IBM
3 3 (14.29%) LogRhythm
3 3 (14.29%) New Relic
3 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 3 (14.29%) Tufin
4 2 (9.52%) AppDynamics
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) Sybase
5 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy