Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 307 330
Rank change year-on-year +29 +23 -21
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 22 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.23% 0.092%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.53% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 6
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £29,340 £29,375
90th Percentile £80,000 £63,300 £78,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 4,034 4,350 5,517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 45.89% 43.50% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,963 3,403 4,051
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 +15 13 £52,500 -4.55% 3
Coventry +12 3 - -
Warwickshire - 3 £37,500 -
Shropshire +10 2 - - 1
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 14 (63.64%) SIEM
2 11 (50.00%) CISSP
3 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco
4 9 (40.91%) LogRhythm
4 9 (40.91%) QRadar
5 8 (36.36%) IISP
5 8 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (36.36%) Presales
5 8 (36.36%) Software Optimisation
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco Firepower
5 8 (36.36%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 8 (36.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
5 8 (36.36%) FWSM
5 8 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (36.36%) IBM
5 8 (36.36%) CCNP
5 8 (36.36%) CCDP
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (36.36%) VPN
5 8 (36.36%) DNS
5 8 (36.36%) SSL
5 8 (36.36%) WLAN
5 8 (36.36%) WAN
5 8 (36.36%) DHCP
5 8 (36.36%) Ethernet
5 8 (36.36%) SNMP
5 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce

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 8 (36.36%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) SAS
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (13.64%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (9.09%) GitHub
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.55%) Datadog
4 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 8 (36.36%) BGP
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco Firepower
2 8 (36.36%) DHCP
2 8 (36.36%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) Ethernet
2 8 (36.36%) FWSM
2 8 (36.36%) LAN
2 8 (36.36%) MPLS
2 8 (36.36%) Network Security
2 8 (36.36%) OSPF
2 8 (36.36%) SNMP
2 8 (36.36%) SSL
2 8 (36.36%) VLAN
2 8 (36.36%) VPN
2 8 (36.36%) WAN
2 8 (36.36%) Wireshark
2 8 (36.36%) WLAN
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) DB2
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) SonarQube
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.55%) Travis CI
3 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
1 8 (36.36%) Security Architect
1 8 (36.36%) Security Solutions Architect
1 8 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Security Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Information Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) SOC Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco Security Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Network Design Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
1 1 (4.55%) RESTful
1 1 (4.55%) Spring
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
1 8 (36.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Blog
3 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
5 2 (9.09%) HPUX
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (9.09%) SUSE
6 1 (4.55%) CentOS
6 1 (4.55%) DC/OS
6 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) SIEM
2 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
2 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 8 (36.36%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 8 (36.36%) Network Design
2 8 (36.36%) Presales
2 8 (36.36%) Software Optimisation
2 8 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (31.82%) DevOps
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Information Security
6 4 (18.18%) Security Operations
7 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 3 (13.64%) OWASP
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) Security Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) Go
3 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) CISSP
2 8 (36.36%) CCDP
2 8 (36.36%) CCNP
2 8 (36.36%) CCSE
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) IISP
2 8 (36.36%) ISSAP
2 8 (36.36%) JNCIP
3 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) GIAC
4 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) CEH
5 1 (4.55%) CISMP
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.55%) SSCP
5 1 (4.55%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) GFS2
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) QRadar
2 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.64%) Ansible
3 3 (13.64%) Puppet
4 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 2 (9.09%) Nessus
5 1 (4.55%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (4.55%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (4.55%) Kibana
5 1 (4.55%) Packer
5 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco
1 9 (40.91%) LogRhythm
2 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
2 8 (36.36%) Fortinet
2 8 (36.36%) IBM
2 8 (36.36%) Tufin
3 7 (31.82%) Forcepoint
3 7 (31.82%) Juniper
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.64%) CyberArk
5 3 (13.64%) Google
5 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) AppDynamics
6 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
6 2 (9.09%) Cloudera
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) Sybase
7 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.55%) Qualys