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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 234 242 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.028% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.063% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £23,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
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
2855 3158 3193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.77% 43.89% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2504 2713
Average salary £38,750 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.63% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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
Cheshire +17 9 £19,500 -55.42% 1
Merseyside - 2 £50,000 -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (86.21%) Juniper
2 25 (86.21%) F5
3 23 (79.31%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (65.52%) MPLS
5 17 (58.62%) Management Information System
6 16 (55.17%) Service Delivery
7 14 (48.28%) Finance
7 14 (48.28%) OSPF
7 14 (48.28%) BGP
8 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
9 11 (37.93%) CCNP
9 11 (37.93%) HP
9 11 (37.93%) Blue Coat
10 10 (34.48%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (31.03%) SLA
11 9 (31.03%) Windows
11 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
11 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
11 9 (31.03%) Time Management
12 8 (27.59%) CCIE
13 7 (24.14%) CCNA
14 6 (20.69%) IOS XR
14 6 (20.69%) NX-OS
15 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
15 5 (17.24%) DSL
15 5 (17.24%) Internet
15 5 (17.24%) WAN
15 5 (17.24%) ITIL
16 4 (13.79%) DNS

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) MPLS
2 14 (48.28%) OSPF
2 14 (48.28%) BGP
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (20.69%) IOS XR
4 6 (20.69%) NX-OS
5 5 (17.24%) DSL
5 5 (17.24%) Internet
5 5 (17.24%) WAN
6 4 (13.79%) DNS
6 4 (13.79%) SSL
6 4 (13.79%) SAN
6 4 (13.79%) VLAN
7 3 (10.34%) IPsec
7 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (10.34%) FCoE
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (10.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Consultant
2 10 (34.48%) Network Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (27.59%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Hardware Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) AWS Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) FlexPod
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Debian
2 1 (3.45%) CentOS
2 1 (3.45%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Service Delivery
2 9 (31.03%) Time Management
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (10.34%) Security Patching
4 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.90%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (37.93%) CCNP
3 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
4 8 (27.59%) CCIE
5 7 (24.14%) CCNA
6 3 (10.34%) MCSE
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (6.90%) CCSA
7 2 (6.90%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) XenApp
2 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
2 3 (10.34%) vSphere
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) WSUS
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
1 3 (10.34%) SCOM
2 2 (6.90%) OpenView
2 2 (6.90%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (86.21%) Juniper
2 25 (86.21%) F5
3 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) HP
4 11 (37.93%) Blue Coat
5 4 (13.79%) VMware
5 4 (13.79%) NetApp
6 3 (10.34%) Citrix
6 3 (10.34%) IBM
6 3 (10.34%) Meraki
7 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.90%) Nokia
7 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle
8 1 (3.45%) New Relic