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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riverbed
Rank 129 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.22% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
1302 1183 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.42% 52.62% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 923 885 803
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Riverbed across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Riverbed Salary Histogram in Reading

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 16 (76.19%) Juniper
2 14 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (52.38%) NetScout
4 9 (42.86%) Network Security
5 7 (33.33%) Firewall
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) SNMP
6 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
6 4 (19.05%) Banking
6 4 (19.05%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (14.29%) Wireless
7 3 (14.29%) VPN
7 3 (14.29%) LAN
8 2 (9.52%) VoIP
8 2 (9.52%) Linux
8 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
8 2 (9.52%) CA
8 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
8 2 (9.52%) Nagios
8 2 (9.52%) 802.11
8 2 (9.52%) OSPF
8 2 (9.52%) BGP
8 2 (9.52%) VRRP
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) CCNP
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Network Security
2 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) SNMP
4 3 (14.29%) Wireless
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) VoIP
5 2 (9.52%) 802.11
5 2 (9.52%) OSPF
5 2 (9.52%) BGP
5 2 (9.52%) VRRP
5 2 (9.52%) HSRP
6 1 (4.76%) VLAN
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.76%) DHCP
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Consultant
2 9 (42.86%) Network Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Account Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Account Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
2 4 (19.05%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (9.52%) B2B
3 2 (9.52%) Security Management
3 2 (9.52%) Change Control
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
3 2 (9.52%) Network Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CCNP
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Nagios
1 2 (9.52%) SmokePing
1 2 (9.52%) Cacti
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Juniper
2 11 (52.38%) NetScout
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) CA
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) IronPort
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.76%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm