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 3 months to 24 March 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Splunk
England / North West
Rank 234 226 228
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 20 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.33% 0.21% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.50% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 22
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,025 £40,250 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.28% -  

Splunk is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2665 2410 2921
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 43.35% 42.41% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 1979 2339
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,553 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Splunk as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 -12 14 £42,500 -19.04% 4
Merseyside - 4 £55,000 -
Cheshire +5 2 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 25 (43.86%) Network Security
2 22 (38.60%) Information Security
2 22 (38.60%) Firewall
3 21 (36.84%) Data Centre
4 20 (35.09%) Compliance Management
5 18 (31.58%) CheckPoint
6 17 (29.82%) Finance
7 16 (28.07%) Management Information System
7 16 (28.07%) Unix
8 15 (26.32%) Linux
8 15 (26.32%) Cisco
9 13 (22.81%) CCIE
9 13 (22.81%) CCSP
9 13 (22.81%) CCNP
9 13 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (22.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (22.81%) CCSA
9 13 (22.81%) Banking
9 13 (22.81%) Retail
9 13 (22.81%) CCSE
9 13 (22.81%) Fortinet
9 13 (22.81%) Degree
9 13 (22.81%) FortiGate
10 12 (21.05%) ServiceNow
10 12 (21.05%) ArcSight
10 12 (21.05%) Line Management
10 12 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (21.05%) Process Management

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 12 (21.05%) IIS
2 4 (7.02%) Apache Pig
2 4 (7.02%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.02%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) S-PLUS
1 4 (7.02%) SPSS
1 4 (7.02%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.02%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.86%) Network Security
2 22 (38.60%) Firewall
3 6 (10.53%) LAN
3 6 (10.53%) WAN
4 5 (8.77%) VPN
5 4 (7.02%) Wireless
5 4 (7.02%) Wireless Security
6 3 (5.26%) DMZ
6 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (5.26%) VoIP
7 2 (3.51%) Internet
7 2 (3.51%) IPv4
7 2 (3.51%) IPv6
7 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) GIS
2 9 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.28%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (7.02%) Apache Hive
5 4 (7.02%) Big Data
5 4 (7.02%) Data Mining
5 4 (7.02%) HBase
5 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 13 (22.81%) Banking
2 13 (22.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (22.81%) Retail
3 4 (7.02%) Law
4 2 (3.51%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Back Office
5 1 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Consultant
1 21 (36.84%) Network Consultant
1 21 (36.84%) Network Security Consultant
1 21 (36.84%) Security Consultant
2 12 (21.05%) Security Technician
3 8 (14.04%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior SQL Developer
5 5 (8.77%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Data Scientist
6 4 (7.02%) Database Specialist
6 4 (7.02%) IT Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Network Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Security Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) .NET
1 4 (7.02%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (5.26%) COM
3 2 (3.51%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 16 (28.07%) Management Information System
3 10 (17.54%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (8.77%) iPad
5 3 (5.26%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.51%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Unix
2 15 (26.32%) Linux
3 12 (21.05%) AIX
3 12 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (12.28%) Windows
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Information Security
2 20 (35.09%) Compliance Management
3 12 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (21.05%) Line Management
3 12 (21.05%) Process Management
3 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (17.54%) Security Monitoring
4 10 (17.54%) Security Operations
4 10 (17.54%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (14.04%) Performance Management
5 8 (14.04%) Portfolio Management
5 8 (14.04%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 8 (14.04%) Security Architecture
6 6 (10.53%) Analytics
6 6 (10.53%) Data Analytics
6 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
6 6 (10.53%) SIEM
6 6 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.02%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) Java
3 5 (8.77%) C#
4 4 (7.02%) MATLAB
4 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.02%) Python
4 4 (7.02%) R
4 4 (7.02%) Ruby
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) CCIE
1 13 (22.81%) CCNP
1 13 (22.81%) CCSA
1 13 (22.81%) CCSE
1 13 (22.81%) CCSP
1 13 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (22.81%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) CISSP
2 8 (14.04%) IISP
3 4 (7.02%) CISM
3 4 (7.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (14.04%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.51%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) zsh
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) FortiGate
2 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.51%) Nessus
3 2 (3.51%) Nexpose
3 2 (3.51%) Nmap
3 2 (3.51%) QRadar
4 1 (1.75%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.75%) Netcool
4 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) CheckPoint
2 15 (26.32%) Cisco
3 13 (22.81%) Fortinet
4 12 (21.05%) ArcSight
4 12 (21.05%) ServiceNow
5 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.51%) Apple
6 2 (3.51%) Intel
6 2 (3.51%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.51%) NetWitness
6 2 (3.51%) Novell
6 2 (3.51%) Qualys
6 2 (3.51%) Symantec
7 1 (1.75%) Avaya
7 1 (1.75%) Mitel
7 1 (1.75%) Nortel
7 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Salary + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 23 days ago
Warrington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 18 days ago