The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 166 182 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.100% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.45%
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1572 1719 1791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.97% 42.89% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1388 1514
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Splunk
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Splunk Salary Trend in Manchester

Splunk
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Splunk across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Splunk Salary Histogram in Manchester

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 12 (66.67%) CISSP
2 12 (66.67%) ArcSight
3 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (61.11%) Security Architecture
3 11 (61.11%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
4 9 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
4 9 (50.00%) Performance Management
4 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 9 (50.00%) IIS
5 6 (33.33%) Law
5 6 (33.33%) SIEM
6 5 (27.78%) CISM
7 4 (22.22%) Project Management
7 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
8 2 (11.11%) ISMS
8 2 (11.11%) Big Data
8 2 (11.11%) UNIX
8 2 (11.11%) Linux
8 2 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (11.11%) VMware
8 2 (11.11%) Information Security
9 1 (5.56%) GCIH
9 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
9 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.56%) Snort
9 1 (5.56%) GIAC
9 1 (5.56%) Firewall
9 1 (5.56%) Finance

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Security Architect
2 5 (27.78%) IT Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Security Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Security Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) IT Security Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Senior IT Security Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Monitoring Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Project Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (5.56%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Security Architecture
1 11 (61.11%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 9 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 6 (33.33%) SIEM
4 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) ISMS
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 12 (66.67%) CISSP
3 5 (27.78%) CISM
4 2 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (5.56%) GIAC
5 1 (5.56%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Snort
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Salt
1 1 (5.56%) Graphite
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) LogLogic
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago