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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 240 - 243
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 21 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% - 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%
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
3318 3022 3302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.39% 44.70% 46.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2719 2579 2859
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 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
Cheshire - 10 £45,000 -
Manchester - 9 £50,000 - 2
Lancashire - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 16 (53.33%) Network Security
2 14 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (43.33%) Firewall
3 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
3 13 (43.33%) SIEM
4 12 (40.00%) Juniper
4 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 12 (40.00%) Finance
4 12 (40.00%) Law
5 11 (36.67%) Windows
6 10 (33.33%) CISSP
6 10 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 10 (33.33%) F5
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (26.67%) ArcSight
7 8 (26.67%) Information Security
8 7 (23.33%) Sourcefire
9 6 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (20.00%) Linux
9 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (16.67%) Websense
10 5 (16.67%) Snort
10 5 (16.67%) Nessus
11 4 (13.33%) Project Management
11 4 (13.33%) Degree
11 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
11 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
11 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 4 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Network Security
2 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (43.33%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
1 12 (40.00%) Law
2 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
1 14 (46.67%) Security Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Security Advisor
3 6 (20.00%) Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Security Monitoring Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Technician
6 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Security Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Security Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Linux Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) DevOps Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.00%) SecurID
2 2 (6.67%) Data Extraction
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Fedora
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) SIEM
2 10 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 10 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (26.67%) Information Security
4 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Service Management
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Perl
1 2 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) Ruby
2 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) CISSP
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) ISEB
3 3 (10.00%) CISM
4 2 (6.67%) CEH
4 2 (6.67%) SSCP
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Nessus
2 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.33%) logstash
3 1 (3.33%) YUM
3 1 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Juniper
1 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (33.33%) F5
3 8 (26.67%) ArcSight
4 7 (23.33%) Sourcefire
5 5 (16.67%) Websense
6 3 (10.00%) McAfee
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.67%) Symantec
7 2 (6.67%) IronPort
7 2 (6.67%) Qualys
7 2 (6.67%) Becrypt
7 2 (6.67%) LogRhythm
7 2 (6.67%) Lumension
7 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
8 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
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