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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Splunk
England / North West
Rank 225 215 237
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 26 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 0.58% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 21
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,747 £43,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £49,375
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.26%

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
2546 2260 3016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.77% 40.54% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2084 1872 2528
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 -15 20 £57,500 +9.52%
Cheshire +11 3 £40,000 -13.51%
Merseyside - 3 £55,000 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 34 (53.13%) Network Security
2 30 (46.88%) Information Security
3 29 (45.31%) Data Centre
4 28 (43.75%) Compliance Management
5 23 (35.94%) Firewall
6 22 (34.38%) Degree
7 20 (31.25%) CheckPoint
7 20 (31.25%) ArcSight
8 19 (29.69%) Vulnerability Management
8 19 (29.69%) IIS
8 19 (29.69%) Management Information System
8 19 (29.69%) Finance
9 18 (28.13%) Security Monitoring
9 18 (28.13%) Security Operations
9 18 (28.13%) Security Operations Centre
10 17 (26.56%) PCI DSS
11 16 (25.00%) Performance Management
11 16 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 16 (25.00%) Unix
11 16 (25.00%) Linux
11 16 (25.00%) CISSP
11 16 (25.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
11 16 (25.00%) IISP
11 16 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
11 16 (25.00%) Security Architecture
12 15 (23.44%) Cisco
13 13 (20.31%) CCIE
13 13 (20.31%) CCSP
13 13 (20.31%) CCNP
13 13 (20.31%) Cisco Certification

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 19 (29.69%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.13%) SAS
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) JBoss
3 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) S-PLUS
1 2 (3.13%) SPSS
1 2 (3.13%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.69%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (53.13%) Network Security
2 23 (35.94%) Firewall
3 8 (12.50%) LAN
3 8 (12.50%) WAN
4 7 (10.94%) VPN
5 6 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (9.38%) Wireless
5 6 (9.38%) Wireless Security
6 5 (7.81%) DMZ
7 4 (6.25%) IPv4
7 4 (6.25%) IPv6
8 2 (3.13%) Internet
8 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.13%) VoIP
9 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) GIS
2 7 (10.94%) Hadoop
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.13%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.13%) Big Data
5 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.13%) HBase
5 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Banking
2 13 (20.31%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (20.31%) Retail
3 8 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (1.56%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (45.31%) Consultant
1 29 (45.31%) Network Consultant
1 29 (45.31%) Network Security Consultant
1 29 (45.31%) Security Consultant
2 16 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 12 (18.75%) Security Technician
4 8 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Consultant
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Network Consultant
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Network Security Consultant
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) IT Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) IT Security Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Senior SQL Developer
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Database Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Database Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) .NET
1 3 (4.69%) COM
2 2 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (3.13%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.56%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (45.31%) Data Centre
2 19 (29.69%) Management Information System
3 18 (28.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (7.81%) iPad
5 3 (4.69%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.13%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Linux
1 16 (25.00%) Unix
2 13 (20.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (18.75%) AIX
4 6 (9.38%) Windows
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) Information Security
2 28 (43.75%) Compliance Management
3 19 (29.69%) Vulnerability Management
4 18 (28.13%) Security Monitoring
4 18 (28.13%) Security Operations
5 16 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 16 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
5 16 (25.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 16 (25.00%) Security Architecture
6 13 (20.31%) Process Management
7 12 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (18.75%) Line Management
7 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (12.50%) Project Management
8 8 (12.50%) SIEM
8 8 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 8 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (9.38%) Server Hardening
10 5 (7.81%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) Java
3 5 (7.81%) C#
4 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.69%) Ruby
5 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.13%) Python
5 2 (3.13%) R
6 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.56%) Perl
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) Degree
2 16 (25.00%) CISSP
2 16 (25.00%) IISP
3 13 (20.31%) CCIE
3 13 (20.31%) CCNP
3 13 (20.31%) CCSA
3 13 (20.31%) CCSE
3 13 (20.31%) CCSP
3 13 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (12.50%) CISM
5 2 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.56%) PCI DSS
2 16 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Gluster
1 1 (1.56%) iptables
1 1 (1.56%) KVM
1 1 (1.56%) zsh
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.13%) Nessus
3 2 (3.13%) Nexpose
3 2 (3.13%) Nmap
3 2 (3.13%) QRadar
4 1 (1.56%) Check_MK
4 1 (1.56%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.56%) Graylog
4 1 (1.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.56%) Netcool
4 1 (1.56%) Pingdom
4 1 (1.56%) Puppet
4 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) ArcSight
1 20 (31.25%) CheckPoint
2 15 (23.44%) Cisco
3 13 (20.31%) Fortinet
4 12 (18.75%) ServiceNow
5 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.69%) Qualys
7 2 (3.13%) Apple
7 2 (3.13%) Intel
7 2 (3.13%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.13%) NetWitness
7 2 (3.13%) Novell
7 2 (3.13%) Symantec
8 1 (1.56%) New Relic
8 1 (1.56%) PagerDuty