Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 312 330 309
Rank change year-on-year +18 -21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 54 41 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.31% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 0.67% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 38
North West median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.37% -5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,625 £45,500
90th Percentile £68,550 £66,250 £67,500
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 5,198 6,113 5,482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.44% 46.27% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4,145 4,728 4,378
North West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,312 £66,250 £59,825
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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +18 25 £60,000 - 3
Manchester +11 18 £44,000 -5.38% 12
Merseyside - 10 £32,500 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £72,000 - 1
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 22 (40.74%) Linux
2 21 (38.89%) Windows
3 18 (33.33%) Firewall
4 17 (31.48%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (29.63%) Network Security
5 16 (29.63%) SIEM
6 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (25.93%) SQL
7 14 (25.93%) Security Operations
8 13 (24.07%) Web Services
8 13 (24.07%) ITIL
8 13 (24.07%) Docker
9 12 (22.22%) Problem Management
9 12 (22.22%) Unix
9 12 (22.22%) Python
10 11 (20.37%) Finance
10 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
10 11 (20.37%) IIS
10 11 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (18.52%) JSON
11 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (18.52%) XML
12 9 (16.67%) Information Security
12 9 (16.67%) SSH
12 9 (16.67%) HTTP
12 9 (16.67%) CheckPoint
12 9 (16.67%) Nagios
12 9 (16.67%) nginx
12 9 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 (20.37%) IIS
1 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.67%) nginx
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.70%) JBoss
3 2 (3.70%) Jetty
3 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.70%) Office 365
4 1 (1.85%) GitHub
4 1 (1.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) Firewall
2 16 (29.63%) Network Security
3 9 (16.67%) HTTP
3 9 (16.67%) SSH
4 8 (14.81%) LAN
4 8 (14.81%) VPN
4 8 (14.81%) WAN
5 7 (12.96%) DMZ
5 7 (12.96%) Wireless
5 7 (12.96%) Wireless Security
6 6 (11.11%) DKIM
6 6 (11.11%) DMARC
7 4 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (7.41%) IPv4
7 4 (7.41%) IPv6
7 4 (7.41%) Wireshark
8 3 (5.56%) PPP
9 2 (3.70%) DHCP
9 2 (3.70%) DNS
9 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Big Data
1 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.70%) Apache Hive
2 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.70%) HBase
2 2 (3.70%) InfluxDB
2 2 (3.70%) MariaDB
2 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.56%) Geb
3 2 (3.70%) Gradle
4 1 (1.85%) Ant
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
2 5 (9.26%) Investment Banking
2 5 (9.26%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Billing
3 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.85%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Applications Support
3 10 (18.52%) Splunk Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Consultant
5 8 (14.81%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) IT Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) IT Security Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) Security Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) Security Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) Senior IT Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) Senior IT Security Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) Senior Security Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) SIEM Consultant
7 6 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) CyberArk Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) Web Services
2 10 (18.52%) JSON
2 10 (18.52%) XML
3 5 (9.26%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (5.56%) Spring WebFlux
4 3 (5.56%) Vert.x
5 2 (3.70%) Kafka
5 2 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (3.70%) NumPy
5 2 (3.70%) Pandas
5 2 (3.70%) RESTful
5 2 (3.70%) SciPy
5 2 (3.70%) Spring
5 2 (3.70%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (14.81%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (12.96%) PKI
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.85%) Replication
6 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Linux
2 21 (38.89%) Windows
3 12 (22.22%) Unix
4 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.96%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.85%) AIX
6 1 (1.85%) CentOS
6 1 (1.85%) HPUX
6 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Solaris
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (29.63%) SIEM
3 14 (25.93%) Security Operations
4 13 (24.07%) ITIL
5 12 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 9 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 9 (16.67%) Information Security
6 9 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.96%) Threat Management
9 6 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.26%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (9.26%) Dashboard Development
10 5 (9.26%) Machine Learning
10 5 (9.26%) Open Source
10 5 (9.26%) Wealth Management
11 4 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) SQL
2 12 (22.22%) Python
3 8 (14.81%) Perl
4 6 (11.11%) Java
4 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.70%) Groovy
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.70%) R
7 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) CISSP
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) DV Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) GCIA
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) CISM
3 3 (5.56%) SANS
4 2 (3.70%) CISA
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (3.70%) Master's Degree
4 2 (3.70%) PhD
4 2 (3.70%) SSCP
5 1 (1.85%) CCDP
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
5 1 (1.85%) CCSE
5 1 (1.85%) CCSP
5 1 (1.85%) GCIH
5 1 (1.85%) ISSAP
5 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (16.67%) Nagios
2 9 (16.67%) QRadar
3 4 (7.41%) Kubernetes
4 3 (5.56%) Kibana
5 2 (3.70%) Ansible
5 2 (3.70%) Ganglia
5 2 (3.70%) Grafana
5 2 (3.70%) Netcool
5 2 (3.70%) Prometheus
5 2 (3.70%) Puppet
5 2 (3.70%) SCOM
5 2 (3.70%) Terraform
6 1 (1.85%) logstash
6 1 (1.85%) Nessus
6 1 (1.85%) Nexpose
6 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (14.81%) Qualys
3 7 (12.96%) ArcSight
4 5 (9.26%) AlienVault
4 5 (9.26%) CyberArk
4 5 (9.26%) Varonis
5 4 (7.41%) LogRhythm
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco
6 3 (5.56%) Darktrace
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle
6 3 (5.56%) Symantec
7 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.70%) McAfee
7 2 (3.70%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.85%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.85%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.85%) Tufin
8 1 (1.85%) Veeam