The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 136 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 4 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.41% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +16.88%
Riverbed
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1199 1247 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.63% 56.37% 54.30%
Number of salaries quoted 829 901 848
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Riverbed
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Riverbed Salary Trend in Reading

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (60.00%) WAN
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) McAfee
3 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (20.00%) Aruba
4 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) SSL
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) PKI

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (10.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (10.00%) SNMP
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Ethereal
5 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Support Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Sales Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) McAfee
3 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (30.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Aruba
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) Mitel
5 1 (10.00%) CA
5 1 (10.00%) Nortel
5 1 (10.00%) Ipanema Technologies
5 1 (10.00%) NetScout
5 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (10.00%) ProCurve
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds