The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 247 225 211
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -14
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 3 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.051% 0.18% 0.095%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.42% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Average salary £33,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.52% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £47,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £57,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
Riverbed
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2583 2603 2319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.09% 42.48% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2070 1952
Average salary £38,533 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.14% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Riverbed
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Riverbed Salary Trend in the South West

Riverbed
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 2 £30,000 -
Wiltshire -16 1 £36,000 -40.00%
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) Juniper
2 12 (92.31%) WAN
3 8 (61.54%) CCNA
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (53.85%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
6 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) MCSE
6 4 (30.77%) VoIP
6 4 (30.77%) WLAN
6 4 (30.77%) DHCP
6 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) MPLS
6 4 (30.77%) McAfee
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) CCNP
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (23.08%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 3 (23.08%) Security Patching

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) VoIP
3 4 (30.77%) WLAN
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) MPLS
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Network Team Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Network Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) Security Patching
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCNA
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) MCSE
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 3 (23.08%) JNCIA
3 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CCDP
4 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCSE
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) OPNET
1 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 4 (30.77%) McAfee
5 2 (15.38%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) CA
6 1 (7.69%) Brocade
6 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (7.69%) Meru Networks