The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riverbed
Rank 254 - 251
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.094% - 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% - 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
Riverbed
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3350 3133 3701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.22% 45.70% 50.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2658 3170
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Riverbed
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Riverbed Salary Trend in the North West

Riverbed
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Riverbed across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Riverbed Salary Histogram in the North West

Riverbed
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 4 £65,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £33,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £25,000 -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (71.43%) Cisco
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 7 (50.00%) Juniper
4 7 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 7 (50.00%) Network Management
4 7 (50.00%) F5
5 6 (42.86%) Internet
5 6 (42.86%) HP
5 6 (42.86%) CCNP
6 5 (35.71%) CCNA
6 5 (35.71%) CCIE
6 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
6 5 (35.71%) Migration
7 4 (28.57%) MPLS
7 4 (28.57%) DSL
7 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 4 (28.57%) Firewall
7 4 (28.57%) Wireless
7 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Nokia
7 4 (28.57%) IPTV
7 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
7 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) LAN
7 4 (28.57%) SDH
7 4 (28.57%) OpenView

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
3 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) SDH
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) DSL
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 4 (28.57%) MPLS
4 4 (28.57%) Multicast
5 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) DMZ
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) PBX
5 2 (14.29%) RIP
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Web Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) IPTV
2 2 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Network Management
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNP
3 5 (35.71%) CCIE
3 5 (35.71%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) OpenView
1 4 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 7 (50.00%) Juniper
3 7 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 7 (50.00%) F5
4 6 (42.86%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Nokia
5 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
6 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 2 (14.29%) Kaspersky
6 2 (14.29%) CA
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Symantec
6 2 (14.29%) Websense
6 2 (14.29%) Clearswift
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) Avaya
7 1 (7.14%) Meraki