The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 235 242 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 18 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 0
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Splunk
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2982 3314 3057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.63% 44.54% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2385 2571 2590
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Splunk
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Splunk Salary Trend in the North West

Splunk
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Splunk across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Splunk Salary Histogram in the North West

Splunk
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Manchester +6 13 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Cheshire +4 5 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (52.78%) Degree
1 19 (52.78%) ArcSight
2 18 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 18 (50.00%) CISSP
3 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (47.22%) Vulnerability Management
3 17 (47.22%) Data Centre
4 15 (41.67%) Portfolio Management
4 15 (41.67%) PCI DSS
4 15 (41.67%) Performance Management
4 15 (41.67%) IIS
5 12 (33.33%) Law
5 12 (33.33%) SIEM
6 10 (27.78%) Test Strategy
6 10 (27.78%) Project Management
7 9 (25.00%) Finance
8 7 (19.44%) Linux
9 5 (13.89%) Snort
9 5 (13.89%) UNIX
9 5 (13.89%) Python
9 5 (13.89%) Perl
9 5 (13.89%) CISM
9 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution
9 5 (13.89%) Big Data
10 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
10 4 (11.11%) VMware
10 4 (11.11%) Sourcefire
10 4 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (41.67%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Node.js
2 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Big Data
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Redis
4 1 (2.78%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (33.33%) Law
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Consultant
1 15 (41.67%) Security Consultant
2 12 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 12 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
3 8 (22.22%) Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Architect
4 7 (19.44%) Security Architect
5 5 (13.89%) IT Security Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Senior IT Security Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Security Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) IT Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Security Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Security Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Project Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Security Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Monitoring Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) jQuery
1 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (2.78%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) BYOD
3 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) UNIX
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Windows
5 2 (5.56%) Fedora
5 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 17 (47.22%) Vulnerability Management
3 15 (41.67%) Performance Management
3 15 (41.67%) Portfolio Management
4 12 (33.33%) SIEM
5 10 (27.78%) Test Strategy
5 10 (27.78%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.33%) Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.33%) Coaching
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) ISMS
7 2 (5.56%) Open Source
7 2 (5.56%) Information Security
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Perl
1 5 (13.89%) Python
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) Ruby
3 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Degree
2 18 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (13.89%) CISM
4 2 (5.56%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (2.78%) GIAC
5 1 (2.78%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (41.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Snort
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) yum
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
1 2 (5.56%) Vagrant
1 2 (5.56%) logstash
2 1 (2.78%) Salt
2 1 (2.78%) Graphite
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) ArcSight
2 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 4 (11.11%) VMware
2 4 (11.11%) Sourcefire
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.56%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) LogLogic
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