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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 175 186 194
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.058% 0.11% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.25% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £44,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%
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
1414 1573 1731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.82% 42.94% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1232 1402
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Cheadle - 1 £40,000 -
Splunk
North West

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (100.00%) SIEM
2 12 (92.31%) Security Operations
2 12 (92.31%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (92.31%) Network Security
3 11 (84.62%) Performance Management
3 11 (84.62%) PCI DSS
3 11 (84.62%) Security Architecture
3 11 (84.62%) Portfolio Management
3 11 (84.62%) ArcSight
3 11 (84.62%) Law
3 11 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (84.62%) Degree
3 11 (84.62%) IIS
3 11 (84.62%) CISSP
3 11 (84.62%) Project Management
3 11 (84.62%) QRadar
3 11 (84.62%) IISP
3 11 (84.62%) Test Strategy
3 11 (84.62%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (84.62%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) DMZ

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) DMZ
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.69%) IPv4
2 1 (7.69%) IPv6
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 11 (84.62%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Consultant
1 11 (84.62%) IT Consultant
1 11 (84.62%) IT Security Consultant
1 11 (84.62%) Security Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Splunk Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SOC Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Security Operations Centre
2 11 (84.62%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) SIEM
2 12 (92.31%) Security Operations
3 11 (84.62%) Performance Management
3 11 (84.62%) Portfolio Management
3 11 (84.62%) Project Management
3 11 (84.62%) Security Architecture
3 11 (84.62%) Test Strategy
3 11 (84.62%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) ISMS
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CISSP
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
1 11 (84.62%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (84.62%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) QRadar
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) ArcSight
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware