The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Redback products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Redback over the 3 months to 22 September 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 Redback Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Redback
Rank 879 852 884
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +32
Permanent jobs citing Redback 15 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.023% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.028% 0.049% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54273 51034 57117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.53% 47.76% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 43013 41852 47796
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Redback
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Redback within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Redback Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Redback
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Redback within the UK.

Redback Salary Trend in the UK

Redback
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Redback over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Redback Salary Histogram in the UK

Redback
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Redback within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
England -1 15 £50,000 -
South East -7 13 £50,000 -2.91%
East of England +2 6 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -47 6 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 6 £50,000 -
Oxford - 6 £50,000 -
Sheffield - 6 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 4 £32,500 -
Berkshire -10 3 - -
Reading -9 2 - -
London - 2 £50,000 -

Redback
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Redback 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 Redback.

1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
1 15 (71.43%) Juniper
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (66.67%) CCIE
3 12 (57.14%) OSPF
4 11 (52.38%) MPLS
4 11 (52.38%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) Network Design
4 11 (52.38%) JNCIE
5 10 (47.62%) BGP
5 10 (47.62%) CCNP
5 10 (47.62%) CCIP
6 8 (38.10%) Ethernet
6 8 (38.10%) VPLS
7 7 (33.33%) CCDP
7 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) UniBasic
9 5 (23.81%) IBM
9 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (19.05%) XML
10 4 (19.05%) Java
10 4 (19.05%) .NET
10 4 (19.05%) J2EE
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 4 (19.05%) JSP
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
11 3 (14.29%) JNCIA
11 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture

Redback
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Redback 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 Redback. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) OSPF
2 11 (52.38%) MPLS
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) BGP
4 8 (38.10%) Ethernet
4 8 (38.10%) VPLS
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (9.52%) RIP
7 2 (9.52%) VLAN
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.76%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Informix
2 2 (9.52%) UniData
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) French Language
2 2 (9.52%) German Language
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Design Engineer
1 11 (52.38%) IP Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Network Architect
2 10 (47.62%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Product Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Product Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) J2EE
2 4 (19.05%) JSP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Network Design
2 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Product Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Product Management
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) UniBasic
2 4 (19.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (66.67%) CCIE
2 11 (52.38%) JNCIE
3 10 (47.62%) CCNP
3 10 (47.62%) CCIP
4 7 (33.33%) CCDP
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 3 (14.29%) JNCIA
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIP
7 1 (4.76%) HND
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
1 15 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (23.81%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Nokia
4 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) Radware