Period
to 22 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Splunk over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 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.

Splunk
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 339 324
Rank change year-on-year +33 -15 +22
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 62 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.50% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.46% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 49 20 19
North West median annual salary £57,500 £44,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.21% -11.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £43,900
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £53,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Splunk is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,683 6,053 4,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 45.90% 45.84% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4,593 4,830 4,024
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,300 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,775 £60,000
England median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +3.26% +2.22%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Splunk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for Splunk in the North West

Splunk
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in the North West over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Splunk 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 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +10 42 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Manchester +17 11 £42,500 +3.03% 5
Merseyside +19 8 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Splunk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 31 (50.00%) Linux
1 31 (50.00%) Python
2 22 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (35.48%) Jenkins
3 21 (33.87%) Java
4 20 (32.26%) Windows
4 20 (32.26%) DevOps
4 20 (32.26%) Security Operations
5 17 (27.42%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (25.81%) Finance
7 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (24.19%) Ansible
7 15 (24.19%) Bash Shell
7 15 (24.19%) Degree
8 14 (22.58%) Computer Science
8 14 (22.58%) Wealth Management
8 14 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (22.58%) Banking
8 14 (22.58%) Investment Banking
8 14 (22.58%) Perl
8 14 (22.58%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (20.97%) SQL
10 11 (17.74%) Tomcat
10 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
11 10 (16.13%) Security Operations Centre
11 10 (16.13%) Windows Server
11 10 (16.13%) QRadar
11 10 (16.13%) Qualys
11 10 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement

Splunk
Co-occurring 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 (17.74%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.68%) JBoss
3 5 (8.06%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (8.06%) Jetty
3 5 (8.06%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.45%) Confluence
4 4 (6.45%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) Apache
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 8 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (12.90%) Amazon ELB
2 8 (12.90%) Amazon S3
2 8 (12.90%) Route 53
2 8 (12.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (8.06%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.45%) Serverless
5 3 (4.84%) npm
5 3 (4.84%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) Firewall
2 7 (11.29%) Network Security
3 4 (6.45%) Internet
4 3 (4.84%) PPP
4 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.23%) DNS
5 2 (3.23%) HTTP
6 1 (1.61%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) VoIP
6 1 (1.61%) VPN
6 1 (1.61%) WAN
6 1 (1.61%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) MySQL
3 8 (12.90%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (11.29%) Hadoop
5 6 (9.68%) HBase
5 6 (9.68%) MariaDB
5 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
6 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (4.84%) GIS
9 2 (3.23%) Big Data
9 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.61%) InfluxDB
10 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (35.48%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
3 9 (14.52%) Gradle
3 9 (14.52%) JIRA
3 9 (14.52%) Selenium
4 6 (9.68%) CA Release Automation
4 6 (9.68%) Cucumber
4 6 (9.68%) Geb
5 5 (8.06%) Ant
5 5 (8.06%) IntelliJ
5 5 (8.06%) JUnit
5 5 (8.06%) Maven
5 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.23%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.23%) Subversion
6 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 14 (22.58%) Banking
2 14 (22.58%) Investment Banking
3 9 (14.52%) Law
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Billing
5 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Splunk Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Security Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Consultant
4 8 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) CyberArk Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) IT Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) IT Security Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (11.29%) Security Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Senior IT Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Senior IT Security Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Security Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) SIEM Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Python Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) LAMP
1 9 (14.52%) Spring
1 9 (14.52%) Web Services
2 7 (11.29%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (9.68%) Kafka
3 6 (9.68%) NumPy
3 6 (9.68%) Pandas
3 6 (9.68%) SciPy
3 6 (9.68%) Spring WebFlux
3 6 (9.68%) Vert.x
4 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.06%) CSS
4 5 (8.06%) Flask
4 5 (8.06%) HTML
4 5 (8.06%) LDAP
4 5 (8.06%) Middleware
4 5 (8.06%) RESTful
4 5 (8.06%) SAML
4 5 (8.06%) scikit-learn
5 4 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.13%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (14.52%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.29%) PKI
5 5 (8.06%) Cyber Defence
5 5 (8.06%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (4.84%) Cyberattack
7 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) Linux
2 20 (32.26%) Windows
3 10 (16.13%) Windows Server
4 9 (14.52%) CentOS
5 8 (12.90%) Debian
5 8 (12.90%) Unix
6 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.23%) AIX
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.61%) HPUX
8 1 (1.61%) Solaris
8 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) DevOps
1 20 (32.26%) Security Operations
2 17 (27.42%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.58%) Wealth Management
5 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
6 10 (16.13%) Configuration Management
6 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (16.13%) Risk Management
6 10 (16.13%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (14.52%) Analytics
7 9 (14.52%) SIEM
8 8 (12.90%) Dashboard Development
8 8 (12.90%) High Availability
8 8 (12.90%) Performance Optimisation
8 8 (12.90%) TDD
9 7 (11.29%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (11.29%) Data Loss Prevention
9 7 (11.29%) SDLC
9 7 (11.29%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) Python
2 21 (33.87%) Java
3 15 (24.19%) Bash Shell
4 14 (22.58%) Perl
5 13 (20.97%) SQL
6 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
7 8 (12.90%) PHP
8 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
9 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
10 5 (8.06%) Groovy
10 5 (8.06%) Java 8
11 2 (3.23%) Ruby
12 1 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
2 14 (22.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (14.52%) Master's Degree
4 5 (8.06%) CISSP
5 1 (1.61%) GCIA
5 1 (1.61%) GCIH
5 1 (1.61%) PhD
5 1 (1.61%) SANS
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Docker
2 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 15 (24.19%) Ansible
2 14 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (16.13%) QRadar
4 8 (12.90%) Nagios
5 7 (11.29%) Kubernetes
6 6 (9.68%) Netcool
7 5 (8.06%) Ganglia
7 5 (8.06%) SCOM
7 5 (8.06%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (8.06%) Terraform
8 3 (4.84%) Kibana
8 3 (4.84%) Nessus
8 3 (4.84%) Nexpose
8 3 (4.84%) Nmap
8 3 (4.84%) Puppet
9 1 (1.61%) BladeLogic
9 1 (1.61%) CA Wily
9 1 (1.61%) Grafana
9 1 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Qualys
2 8 (12.90%) CyberArk
2 8 (12.90%) New Relic
2 8 (12.90%) Varonis
3 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.06%) Cloudera
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle
5 4 (6.45%) ArcSight
5 4 (6.45%) Cognizant
6 3 (4.84%) Intel
6 3 (4.84%) McAfee
6 3 (4.84%) NetWitness
6 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.23%) AppDynamics
7 2 (3.23%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) Apple
8 1 (1.61%) Dell
8 1 (1.61%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.61%) Symantec