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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Splunk, Inc.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 220 230 240
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 7 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.62% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 5
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +10.81%
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
2361 2738 3017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.51% 44.90% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1970 2148 2425
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,182 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,450 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 5 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Cheshire +26 1 - -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Splunk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 20 (95.24%) SIEM
2 16 (76.19%) Network Security
3 14 (66.67%) Security Operations
4 13 (61.90%) CISSP
5 12 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
5 12 (57.14%) ArcSight
6 11 (52.38%) QRadar
6 11 (52.38%) IISP
6 11 (52.38%) Test Strategy
6 11 (52.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (52.38%) Portfolio Management
6 11 (52.38%) Security Architecture
6 11 (52.38%) Data Centre
6 11 (52.38%) Project Management
6 11 (52.38%) IIS
6 11 (52.38%) Performance Management
6 11 (52.38%) PCI DSS
6 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (52.38%) Degree
6 11 (52.38%) Law
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (19.05%) Information Security
8 4 (19.05%) Firewall
8 4 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) Linux
9 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
9 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (52.38%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Network Security
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) DMZ
4 2 (9.52%) IPv4
4 2 (9.52%) IPv6
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) tcpdump
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless Security
4 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (52.38%) Law
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Consultant
1 11 (52.38%) Security Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Cyberthreat Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Technician
5 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) SIEM Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SOC Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
2 11 (52.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) SIEM
2 14 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 11 (52.38%) Performance Management
3 11 (52.38%) Portfolio Management
3 11 (52.38%) Project Management
3 11 (52.38%) Security Architecture
3 11 (52.38%) Test Strategy
3 11 (52.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (19.05%) Information Security
6 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Forensics
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) CISSP
2 11 (52.38%) Degree
2 11 (52.38%) IISP
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
3 2 (9.52%) EnCE
3 2 (9.52%) GCFA
3 2 (9.52%) GCIH
3 2 (9.52%) GREM
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (52.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Snort
2 1 (4.76%) KVM
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) QRadar
2 2 (9.52%) EnCase
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) ArcSight
2 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 3 (14.29%) LogRhythm
3 2 (9.52%) AlienVault
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Imperva
3 2 (9.52%) NetWitness
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) FireEye
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Radware
4 1 (4.76%) Sophos
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec