Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 348 323
Rank change year-on-year +56 -25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 61 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.52% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 0.48% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53 20 28
North West median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,850 £44,375
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,250 £67,500
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 5,226 6,084 5,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.31% 46.68% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4,149 4,727 4,153
North West median annual salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £23,783 £23,650 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +23 41 £60,000 +6.67%
Manchester +13 11 £40,380 -4.43% 8
Merseyside - 9 £32,500 - 1
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 26 (42.62%) Linux
2 22 (36.07%) Windows
2 22 (36.07%) Python
3 21 (34.43%) Security Operations
4 20 (32.79%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (29.51%) SQL
6 17 (27.87%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (27.87%) SIEM
7 16 (26.23%) Finance
8 15 (24.59%) Firewall
8 15 (24.59%) Tomcat
8 15 (24.59%) Network Security
9 14 (22.95%) Java
9 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (21.31%) Perl
10 13 (21.31%) Web Services
10 13 (21.31%) Unix
10 13 (21.31%) Docker
10 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
11 12 (19.67%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (19.67%) Wealth Management
11 12 (19.67%) Investment Banking
11 12 (19.67%) Banking
12 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (18.03%) QRadar
13 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
13 10 (16.39%) Security Operations Centre
13 10 (16.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 10 (16.39%) Data Loss Prevention

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 15 (24.59%) Tomcat
2 9 (14.75%) IIS
3 7 (11.48%) nginx
4 4 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.56%) JBoss
4 4 (6.56%) Jetty
4 4 (6.56%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (4.92%) Serverless
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.28%) npm
4 2 (3.28%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.64%) Route 53
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) Firewall
1 15 (24.59%) Network Security
2 7 (11.48%) HTTP
2 7 (11.48%) LAN
2 7 (11.48%) SSH
2 7 (11.48%) VPN
2 7 (11.48%) WAN
3 5 (8.20%) DMZ
3 5 (8.20%) Wireless
3 5 (8.20%) Wireless Security
4 4 (6.56%) DKIM
4 4 (6.56%) DMARC
4 4 (6.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (6.56%) IPv4
4 4 (6.56%) IPv6
5 3 (4.92%) PPP
6 2 (3.28%) Internet
6 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.20%) HBase
3 5 (8.20%) MariaDB
3 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (4.92%) GIS
5 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.28%) Big Data
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.64%) InfluxDB
7 1 (1.64%) MySQL
7 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.11%) Gradle
3 7 (11.48%) Selenium
4 5 (8.20%) Cucumber
4 5 (8.20%) Geb
5 4 (6.56%) Ant
5 4 (6.56%) CA Release Automation
5 4 (6.56%) IntelliJ
5 4 (6.56%) JIRA
5 4 (6.56%) JUnit
5 4 (6.56%) Maven
5 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (3.28%) Subversion
7 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Banking
2 12 (19.67%) Investment Banking
3 8 (13.11%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Billing
4 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Security Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Splunk Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Applications Support
3 10 (16.39%) Consultant
3 10 (16.39%) Senior Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) IT Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) IT Security Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Security Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Senior IT Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Senior IT Security Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Senior Security Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) SIEM Consultant
5 8 (13.11%) Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Applications Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Applications Support Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) CyberArk Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Python Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) Web Services
2 10 (16.39%) XML
3 8 (13.11%) JSON
3 8 (13.11%) Spring
4 5 (8.20%) Kafka
4 5 (8.20%) NumPy
4 5 (8.20%) Pandas
4 5 (8.20%) SciPy
4 5 (8.20%) Spring WebFlux
4 5 (8.20%) Vert.x
5 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.56%) CSS
5 4 (6.56%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (6.56%) Flask
5 4 (6.56%) HTML
5 4 (6.56%) LDAP
5 4 (6.56%) RESTful
5 4 (6.56%) SAML
5 4 (6.56%) scikit-learn
5 4 (6.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (16.39%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (14.75%) PKI
4 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
5 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.56%) Cyber Defence
6 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (6.56%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.64%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Linux
2 22 (36.07%) Windows
3 13 (21.31%) Unix
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
5 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.28%) CentOS
9 1 (1.64%) AIX
9 1 (1.64%) Debian
9 1 (1.64%) HPUX
9 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Security Operations
2 20 (32.79%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (27.87%) SIEM
4 12 (19.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (19.67%) Wealth Management
5 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (16.39%) Data Loss Prevention
6 10 (16.39%) Problem Management
7 9 (14.75%) DevOps
7 9 (14.75%) ITIL
7 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
7 9 (14.75%) Threat Management
8 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
9 7 (11.48%) Dashboard Development
9 7 (11.48%) Information Security
9 7 (11.48%) TDD
10 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
10 6 (9.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 5 (8.20%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) Python
2 18 (29.51%) SQL
3 14 (22.95%) Java
4 13 (21.31%) Perl
5 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
7 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
7 6 (9.84%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.20%) Groovy
9 4 (6.56%) Java 8
10 2 (3.28%) Ruby
11 1 (1.64%) PHP
11 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) CISSP
2 9 (14.75%) Degree
3 6 (9.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (6.56%) GCIA
5 3 (4.92%) CISM
5 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) SANS
5 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.28%) CISA
6 2 (3.28%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (3.28%) Master's Degree
6 2 (3.28%) SSCP
7 1 (1.64%) CCDP
7 1 (1.64%) CCNP
7 1 (1.64%) CCSE
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.64%) GCIH
7 1 (1.64%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.64%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Docker
2 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 17 (27.87%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (18.03%) QRadar
3 8 (13.11%) Nagios
4 6 (9.84%) Kubernetes
5 5 (8.20%) Ansible
6 4 (6.56%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (6.56%) Terraform
7 3 (4.92%) Ganglia
7 3 (4.92%) Netcool
7 3 (4.92%) SCOM
8 1 (1.64%) Grafana
8 1 (1.64%) Kibana
8 1 (1.64%) Nessus
8 1 (1.64%) Nexpose
8 1 (1.64%) Nmap
8 1 (1.64%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.64%) Puppet
8 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Qualys
2 8 (13.11%) CyberArk
2 8 (13.11%) Varonis
3 6 (9.84%) ArcSight
3 6 (9.84%) CheckPoint
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.56%) Cloudera
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle
6 3 (4.92%) AlienVault
6 3 (4.92%) Darktrace
6 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.28%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.64%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.64%) Apple
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.64%) Intel
8 1 (1.64%) NetWitness
8 1 (1.64%) New Relic
8 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto