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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 120 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -
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
834 711 1110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.51% 44.75% 51.58%
Number of salaries quoted 655 586 979
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
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
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 28 August 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 - 3 £42,500 -
Splunk
North West

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (100.00%) Websense
1 16 (100.00%) Nessus
1 16 (100.00%) SIEM
2 13 (81.25%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (81.25%) Lumension
2 13 (81.25%) Cyber Security
2 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (81.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 13 (81.25%) Becrypt
2 13 (81.25%) LogRhythm
2 13 (81.25%) Snort
2 13 (81.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 13 (81.25%) Blue Coat
2 13 (81.25%) IronPort
2 13 (81.25%) Qualys
2 13 (81.25%) Juniper
2 13 (81.25%) CheckPoint
2 13 (81.25%) Symantec
2 13 (81.25%) McAfee
2 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 10 (62.50%) Network Security
4 9 (56.25%) CISSP
5 7 (43.75%) Change Management
5 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
5 7 (43.75%) Migration

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (43.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Intrusion Detection
1 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
2 10 (62.50%) Network Security
3 7 (43.75%) HTTP
3 7 (43.75%) HTTPS
3 7 (43.75%) SSL
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 7 (43.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Security Specialist
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Security Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) SIEM
2 13 (81.25%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (81.25%) Cyber Security
3 7 (43.75%) Change Management
3 7 (43.75%) Migration
3 7 (43.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
1 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) CISSP
3 6 (37.50%) SSCP
3 6 (37.50%) CEH
4 3 (18.75%) CISM
4 3 (18.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Snort
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (100.00%) Nessus
2 13 (81.25%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (81.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Websense
2 13 (81.25%) Lumension
2 13 (81.25%) Becrypt
2 13 (81.25%) LogRhythm
2 13 (81.25%) Blue Coat
2 13 (81.25%) IronPort
2 13 (81.25%) Qualys
2 13 (81.25%) Juniper
2 13 (81.25%) CheckPoint
2 13 (81.25%) Symantec
2 13 (81.25%) McAfee
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Fujitsu
4 3 (18.75%) Sourcefire