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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riverbed
Rank 247 244 262
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.081% 0.014% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.032% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £28,000 £44,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +35.38%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -
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
3302 3150 3494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.48% 45.38% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2797 2674 3074
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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
Cheshire - 3 £23,000 -
Manchester -13 2 £47,500 +7.95%
Merseyside - 1 £33,000 -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Blue Coat
4 4 (36.36%) Time Management
4 4 (36.36%) F5
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Network Management
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) PBX
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) RIP
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) CCNP
6 2 (18.18%) CA
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) RIP
3 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) DMZ
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) PBX
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
2 4 (36.36%) Juniper
2 4 (36.36%) Blue Coat
2 4 (36.36%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Websense
4 2 (18.18%) Clearswift
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 2 (18.18%) Kaspersky
4 2 (18.18%) CA
5 1 (9.09%) Meraki
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya