Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 295 329 298
Rank change year-on-year +34 -31 +18
Permanent jobs citing Splunk 47 39 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.45% 0.31% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 0.66% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 40
North West median annual salary £43,250 £52,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.22% -5.00% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,375 £41,375
90th Percentile £72,300 £73,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +19.05%

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 4,618 5,901 5,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.78% 46.41% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,694 4,592 4,396
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £59,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,924
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.23% +4.28%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +18 25 £45,000 -3.23% 7
Cheshire +18 11 £62,500 +4.17%
Merseyside +20 10 £32,500 -21.21%
Lancashire - 1 £72,000 -
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 18 (38.30%) Firewall
1 18 (38.30%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (36.17%) Network Security
3 15 (31.91%) SIEM
3 15 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (29.79%) Windows
4 14 (29.79%) Linux
5 13 (27.66%) ITIL
5 13 (27.66%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
6 12 (25.53%) Unix
6 12 (25.53%) CheckPoint
7 11 (23.40%) Web Services
7 11 (23.40%) LAN
7 11 (23.40%) WAN
7 11 (23.40%) VPN
7 11 (23.40%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (21.28%) Docker
8 10 (21.28%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (21.28%) Wireless Security
8 10 (21.28%) Wireless
8 10 (21.28%) Information Security
8 10 (21.28%) SQL
8 10 (21.28%) IIS
8 10 (21.28%) DMZ
9 9 (19.15%) Nagios
9 9 (19.15%) CISSP
9 9 (19.15%) XML
9 9 (19.15%) Tomcat

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 (21.28%) IIS
2 9 (19.15%) nginx
2 9 (19.15%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.51%) Apache Pig
3 4 (8.51%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.26%) SAS
5 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) S-PLUS
1 2 (4.26%) SPSS
1 2 (4.26%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.13%) GitHub
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) Firewall
2 17 (36.17%) Network Security
3 11 (23.40%) LAN
3 11 (23.40%) VPN
3 11 (23.40%) WAN
4 10 (21.28%) DMZ
4 10 (21.28%) Wireless
4 10 (21.28%) Wireless Security
5 9 (19.15%) DKIM
5 9 (19.15%) DMARC
5 9 (19.15%) HTTP
5 9 (19.15%) SSH
6 4 (8.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (8.51%) IPv4
6 4 (8.51%) IPv6
6 4 (8.51%) Wireshark
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco Firepower
7 2 (4.26%) DHCP
7 2 (4.26%) DNS
7 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (8.51%) Apache Hive
1 4 (8.51%) Big Data
1 4 (8.51%) Data Mining
1 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
1 4 (8.51%) HBase
1 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
1 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
1 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Ant
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.13%) Metasploit
1 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
2 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.26%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Security Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Support Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Applications Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Applications Support
3 9 (19.15%) Applications Support Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Data Scientist
5 4 (8.51%) Security Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) IT Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) IT Security Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Security Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Senior IT Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Senior IT Security Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Security Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) SIEM Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) Web Services
2 9 (19.15%) JSON
2 9 (19.15%) XML
3 4 (8.51%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (4.26%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (4.26%) Kafka
4 2 (4.26%) NumPy
4 2 (4.26%) Pandas
4 2 (4.26%) SciPy
5 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.13%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (8.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (6.38%) PKI
5 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.26%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
6 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Linux
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) Unix
3 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Kali Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (31.91%) SIEM
3 13 (27.66%) ITIL
3 13 (27.66%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
5 11 (23.40%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (21.28%) Information Security
7 7 (14.89%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (14.89%) Security Operations
7 7 (14.89%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (12.77%) Machine Learning
8 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
8 6 (12.77%) Open Source
9 5 (10.64%) Data Loss Prevention
9 5 (10.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (8.51%) Cluster Analysis
10 4 (8.51%) Data Science
10 4 (8.51%) Markov Model
10 4 (8.51%) Neural Network
10 4 (8.51%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) Python
3 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.51%) R
5 2 (4.26%) Java
5 2 (4.26%) MATLAB
5 2 (4.26%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) CISSP
2 6 (12.77%) CISM
3 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 4 (8.51%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) PhD
3 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) GCIA
5 2 (4.26%) CISA
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.26%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (4.26%) ISEB
5 2 (4.26%) Master's Degree
5 2 (4.26%) SANS
5 2 (4.26%) SSCP
6 1 (2.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.13%) CCDP
6 1 (2.13%) CCNP
6 1 (2.13%) CCSP
6 1 (2.13%) IISP
6 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (19.15%) Nagios
3 5 (10.64%) QRadar
4 2 (4.26%) Ganglia
4 2 (4.26%) Kibana
4 2 (4.26%) Netcool
4 2 (4.26%) SCOM
5 1 (2.13%) Ansible
5 1 (2.13%) Grafana
5 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.13%) logstash
5 1 (2.13%) Nessus
5 1 (2.13%) Nexpose
5 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.13%) Prometheus
5 1 (2.13%) Puppet
5 1 (2.13%) Terraform
5 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) CheckPoint
2 8 (17.02%) ArcSight
3 6 (12.77%) AlienVault
4 5 (10.64%) LogRhythm
5 4 (8.51%) Qualys
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) Darktrace
6 3 (6.38%) Symantec
7 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.26%) McAfee
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.13%) CyberArk
8 1 (2.13%) Juniper
8 1 (2.13%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.13%) Tripwire
8 1 (2.13%) Tufin
8 1 (2.13%) Veeam
8 1 (2.13%) VMware