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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 244 - 247
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 17 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% - 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-17.47% -1.90%
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
3350 3133 3701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.22% 45.70% 50.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2658 3170
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
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 19 September 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
Manchester - 10 £50,000 - 3
Cheshire - 7 £45,000 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 21 (70.00%) Juniper
2 21 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 19 (63.33%) SIEM
4 18 (60.00%) Network Security
5 16 (53.33%) Windows
6 15 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (46.67%) Snort
7 14 (46.67%) Nessus
7 14 (46.67%) Websense
8 12 (40.00%) Finance
8 12 (40.00%) McAfee
9 11 (36.67%) Blue Coat
9 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
9 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
9 11 (36.67%) Symantec
9 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
9 11 (36.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (36.67%) Lumension
9 11 (36.67%) McAfee ePO
9 11 (36.67%) IronPort
9 11 (36.67%) Qualys
9 11 (36.67%) Cyber Security
9 11 (36.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 11 (36.67%) Becrypt
9 11 (36.67%) LogRhythm
9 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
10 10 (33.33%) F5
10 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) Node.js
1 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 18 (60.00%) Network Security
3 15 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (16.67%) HTTP
5 5 (16.67%) HTTPS
5 5 (16.67%) SSL
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
2 10 (33.33%) Law
3 6 (20.00%) Retail
4 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
1 14 (46.67%) Security Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Security Specialist
3 10 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) Security Advisor
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Security Specialist
5 4 (13.33%) Security Monitoring Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Technician
7 2 (6.67%) Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Information Security Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Linux Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) DevOps Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Fedora
3 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) SIEM
2 11 (36.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 11 (36.67%) Cyber Security
3 10 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Service Management
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) PHP
1 1 (3.33%) Python
1 1 (3.33%) Ruby
1 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) CISSP
3 6 (20.00%) SSCP
3 6 (20.00%) CEH
4 3 (10.00%) ISEB
4 3 (10.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Snort
2 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) Nessus
2 11 (36.67%) McAfee ePO
2 11 (36.67%) 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 21 (70.00%) Juniper
1 21 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 14 (46.67%) Websense
3 12 (40.00%) McAfee
4 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (36.67%) Symantec
4 11 (36.67%) IronPort
4 11 (36.67%) Qualys
4 11 (36.67%) Blue Coat
4 11 (36.67%) Lumension
4 11 (36.67%) Becrypt
4 11 (36.67%) LogRhythm
5 10 (33.33%) F5
6 7 (23.33%) Sourcefire
7 5 (16.67%) Fujitsu
8 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
8 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) VMware
8 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
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