The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 117 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.73% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.66% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
Splunk
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
845 774 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.08% 45.29% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 723 629 852
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Splunk across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Splunk
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Splunk across the Cheshire region.

Splunk Salary Trend in Cheshire

Splunk
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Splunk across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Splunk Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Splunk
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Wilmslow - 4 £44,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £47,500 -
Splunk
North West

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 18 (85.71%) SIEM
3 14 (66.67%) Sourcefire
4 11 (52.38%) Network Security
5 10 (47.62%) Information Security
6 8 (38.10%) CISSP
7 7 (33.33%) CISM
7 7 (33.33%) Websense
7 7 (33.33%) Linux
7 7 (33.33%) SLA
7 7 (33.33%) ISEB
7 7 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (33.33%) Nessus
7 7 (33.33%) Financial Institution
7 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 6 (28.57%) Snort
9 4 (19.05%) Banking
9 4 (19.05%) SecurID
9 4 (19.05%) Firewall
9 4 (19.05%) ArcSight
10 3 (14.29%) Change Management
10 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (9.52%) Data Extraction
12 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (4.76%) Open Source
12 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
12 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
12 1 (4.76%) McAfee
12 1 (4.76%) Python

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Network Security
2 7 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (19.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Senior Technician
2 4 (19.05%) Security Monitoring Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) SecurID
3 2 (9.52%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) SIEM
2 10 (47.62%) Information Security
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) CISSP
2 7 (33.33%) CISM
2 7 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Sourcefire
2 7 (33.33%) Websense
3 4 (19.05%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) McAfee