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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 181 178 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.051% 0.027% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.060% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £85,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £60,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +61.07%
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
1649 1662 1963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.14% 44.27% 45.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1425 1423 1702
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (72.73%) Law
3 7 (63.64%) Data Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) Network Security
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Juniper
3 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) F5
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (63.64%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (27.27%) ArcSight
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (27.27%) CISSP
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) IIS
4 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (27.27%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Network Security
1 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
General
1 8 (72.73%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Senior Security Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Senior Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Security Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Security Advisor
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Security Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) UI Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Data Analysis
1 7 (63.64%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
2 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CISSP
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Juniper
1 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
1 7 (63.64%) F5
2 3 (27.27%) ArcSight