The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Riverbed Technology.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riverbed
Rank 123 126 129
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 15 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.64% 0.26% 0.087%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 0.50% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -3.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1226 1202 1118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.04% 53.00% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 850 948 968
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £30,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Riverbed
Berkshire

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 11 July 2014.

Riverbed Salary Histogram in Reading

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 17 (73.91%) Juniper
2 15 (65.22%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (47.83%) NetScout
4 10 (43.48%) Network Security
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco
6 7 (30.43%) WAN
6 7 (30.43%) Firewall
7 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
8 5 (21.74%) Banking
8 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
9 4 (17.39%) Wireless
9 4 (17.39%) WAN Optimisation
9 4 (17.39%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) SNMP
10 3 (13.04%) VPN
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.04%) CCNP
10 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (13.04%) LAN
10 3 (13.04%) VoIP
11 2 (8.70%) Linux
11 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
11 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
11 2 (8.70%) B2B
11 2 (8.70%) Security Management
11 2 (8.70%) CA
11 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
11 2 (8.70%) Nagios
11 2 (8.70%) 802.11
11 2 (8.70%) OSPF

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Network Security
2 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) WAN
3 4 (17.39%) Wireless
3 4 (17.39%) SNMP
4 3 (13.04%) VPN
4 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 3 (13.04%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) 802.11
5 2 (8.70%) OSPF
5 2 (8.70%) BGP
5 2 (8.70%) VRRP
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (8.70%) HSRP
6 1 (4.35%) DHCP
6 1 (4.35%) SAN
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.35%) VLAN
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
General
1 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Consultant
2 9 (39.13%) Network Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Account Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Account Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
3 4 (17.39%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (8.70%) Change Control
4 2 (8.70%) B2B
4 2 (8.70%) Security Management
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Network Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CCNP
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.35%) CCDP
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
1 2 (8.70%) Cacti
1 2 (8.70%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Juniper
2 11 (47.83%) NetScout
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) CA
5 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.70%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
6 1 (4.35%) Aruba
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.35%) IronPort
6 1 (4.35%) ProCurve