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 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 140 122 133
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 4 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.42% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.81% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Average salary £55,000 £61,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% +10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +15.38%
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
1204 1239 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.25% 52.02% 59.30%
Number of salaries quoted 852 885 1000
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) NetScout
3 4 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (50.00%) Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) CA
3 4 (50.00%) SNMP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) McAfee
4 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
4 3 (37.50%) F5
5 2 (25.00%) PKI
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (25.00%) IPsec
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) CGI
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (12.50%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) SNMP
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) HSRP
5 1 (12.50%) NX-OS
5 1 (12.50%) Ethereal
5 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) VRRP
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Sales Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Security Management
1 4 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OPNET
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) CA
3 4 (50.00%) NetScout
4 3 (37.50%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) McAfee
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec
6 1 (12.50%) Mitel
6 1 (12.50%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
6 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (12.50%) Aruba