The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Riverbed Technology.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 173 182 194
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.086% 0.18% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.40% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +15.38%
Riverbed
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1522 1736 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.40% 44.77% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1406 1577
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Riverbed across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Riverbed
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Riverbed across the Manchester region.

Riverbed Salary Trend in Manchester

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Riverbed also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Riverbed.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCIE
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
4 3 (50.00%) JNCIP
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) Application Performance Management
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) CCDP
5 2 (33.33%) OpenView
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) SDH
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (33.33%) DSL
5 2 (33.33%) Nokia
5 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (33.33%) Internet

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Riverbed also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Riverbed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) SDH
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) DSL
3 2 (33.33%) Multicast
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) SNMP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) OpenVPN
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (50.00%) Application Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCIE
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCDP
2 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
2 3 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) CCSA
3 2 (33.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) OpenView
1 2 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Nokia
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) New Relic
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle