Period
to 16 July 2019

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 16 July 2019 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
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 292 311 347
Rank change year-on-year +19 +36 -28
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 49 63 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.50% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.13% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 19
North West median annual salary £57,477 £52,396 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.70% +17.74% -11.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £32,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £74,750 £66,250 £56,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 4,187 5,586 5,996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.81% 44.43% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,051 4,461 4,799
North West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 16 July 2019.

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 16 July 2019. 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
Manchester +44 46 £57,477 +36.85% 4
Merseyside 0 2 £40,000 +14.29%
Cheshire -7 1 £70,000 +16.67%
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, 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 24 (48.98%) DevOps
2 22 (44.90%) Python
3 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (32.65%) Node.js
5 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 14 (28.57%) Docker
5 14 (28.57%) Kubernetes
6 13 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (26.53%) Information Security
6 13 (26.53%) Banking
6 13 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (26.53%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (24.49%) Malware Analysis
7 12 (24.49%) Security Operations
8 11 (22.45%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (22.45%) Coaching
8 11 (22.45%) AppDynamics
9 10 (20.41%) Scrum
9 10 (20.41%) New Relic
9 10 (20.41%) Confluence
9 10 (20.41%) Integration Testing
9 10 (20.41%) Kanban
9 10 (20.41%) JIRA
9 10 (20.41%) Microservices
9 10 (20.41%) SDLC
9 10 (20.41%) Elastic Stack
9 10 (20.41%) Service Design
9 10 (20.41%) Collaborative Working
9 10 (20.41%) Problem-Solving

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 10 (20.41%) Confluence
2 9 (18.37%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.04%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (20.41%) Amazon ECS
3 9 (18.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 9 (18.37%) Amazon Kinesis
3 9 (18.37%) Amazon S3
3 9 (18.37%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (18.37%) PaaS
3 9 (18.37%) Serverless
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.04%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Calico
2 5 (10.20%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (6.12%) DNS
3 3 (6.12%) HTTP
4 2 (4.08%) DHCP
4 2 (4.08%) Firewall
4 2 (4.08%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.08%) Internet
4 2 (4.08%) SMTP
4 2 (4.08%) SNMP
4 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon Athena
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 8 (16.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.12%) MySQL
4 2 (4.08%) RethinkDB
5 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.04%) Redis
5 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) JIRA
2 6 (12.24%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
3 5 (10.20%) Maven
3 5 (10.20%) Selenium
4 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) Metasploit
6 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
General
1 13 (26.53%) Banking
2 9 (18.37%) Retail
3 6 (12.24%) Finance
4 5 (10.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Security Operations Specialist
2 11 (22.45%) Security Specialist
2 11 (22.45%) SOC Specialist
3 9 (18.37%) Consultant
4 8 (16.33%) Data Scientist
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Data Scientist
5 3 (6.12%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (6.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Junior
6 2 (4.08%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Junior Security Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Java Development Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) Node.js
2 10 (20.41%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (18.37%) CSS
3 9 (18.37%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) Web Services
4 8 (16.33%) scikit-learn
5 5 (10.20%) Express
5 5 (10.20%) Matplotlib
5 5 (10.20%) NumPy
5 5 (10.20%) Pandas
6 3 (6.12%) .NET
6 3 (6.12%) Apache Flex
6 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (6.12%) MLlib
6 3 (6.12%) WCF
7 2 (4.08%) LDAP
7 2 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.04%) JSON
8 1 (2.04%) Middleware
8 1 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.45%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (16.33%) Algorithms
3 8 (16.33%) Robotics
4 2 (4.08%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.04%) CentOS
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) DevOps
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (26.53%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (26.53%) Information Security
5 12 (24.49%) Malware Analysis
5 12 (24.49%) Security Operations
6 11 (22.45%) Coaching
7 10 (20.41%) Collaborative Working
7 10 (20.41%) Integration Testing
7 10 (20.41%) Kanban
7 10 (20.41%) Microservices
7 10 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (20.41%) Scrum
7 10 (20.41%) SDLC
7 10 (20.41%) Service Design
7 10 (20.41%) Systems Thinking
7 10 (20.41%) Technical Debt
8 9 (18.37%) Fintech
8 9 (18.37%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) Python
2 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.29%) Java
4 5 (10.20%) Perl
4 5 (10.20%) Ruby
5 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.04%) Groovy
7 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) GPEN
2 1 (2.04%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (2.04%) CEH
2 1 (2.04%) CHFI
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.04%) CISM
2 1 (2.04%) CISSP
2 1 (2.04%) ECIH
2 1 (2.04%) EnCE
2 1 (2.04%) GCIH
2 1 (2.04%) GIAC
2 1 (2.04%) OSCE
2 1 (2.04%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
4 2 (4.08%) COBIT
4 2 (4.08%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (4.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (4.08%) NIST
5 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Docker
2 5 (10.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (10.20%) etcd
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 10 (20.41%) Istio
3 9 (18.37%) Kibana
3 9 (18.37%) logstash
4 5 (10.20%) Consul
5 4 (8.16%) Ansible
5 4 (8.16%) Terraform
6 3 (6.12%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (6.12%) QRadar
6 3 (6.12%) ZABBIX
7 2 (4.08%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (4.08%) Graylog
7 2 (4.08%) Prometheus
8 1 (2.04%) Grafana
8 1 (2.04%) Nagios
8 1 (2.04%) Nessus
8 1 (2.04%) Nmap
8 1 (2.04%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) AppDynamics
2 10 (20.41%) New Relic
3 5 (10.20%) CyberArk
4 4 (8.16%) AlienVault
4 4 (8.16%) VMware
5 3 (6.12%) LogRhythm
6 2 (4.08%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.04%) Qualys