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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 138 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.44% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 0
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
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
1266 1301 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.82% 57.36% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 865 926 782
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,950 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
2 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Aruba
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) IPsec
3 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) HSRP
4 1 (12.50%) Ipanema Technologies
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Nortel
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) IPsec
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) HSRP
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) ISDN
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) VRRP
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OPNET
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Aruba
3 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Ipanema Technologies
4 1 (12.50%) Nortel
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) Mitel
4 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds