The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 191 214 211
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 34 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.019% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 0.038% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +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 West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2807 2638 2812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.93% 48.85% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2293 2200 2353
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Riverbed
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Riverbed Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Riverbed
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Riverbed across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Riverbed Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Riverbed
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 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
Birmingham - 32 £55,250 -
Staffordshire - 2 £35,000 -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 34 (100.00%) OSPF
1 34 (100.00%) BGP
1 34 (100.00%) F5
2 27 (79.41%) Juniper
3 25 (73.53%) MPLS
3 25 (73.53%) Cisco IOS
4 24 (70.59%) CCIE
4 24 (70.59%) CCNP
5 21 (61.76%) CheckPoint
6 16 (47.06%) Service Delivery
7 10 (29.41%) IOS XR
7 10 (29.41%) NX-OS
8 9 (26.47%) EIGRP
9 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
9 7 (20.59%) Firewall
9 7 (20.59%) CCDP
9 7 (20.59%) CCIP
10 6 (17.65%) CCNA
11 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
11 2 (5.88%) Internet
11 2 (5.88%) ATM
11 2 (5.88%) LAN
11 2 (5.88%) VoIP
11 2 (5.88%) WAN
11 2 (5.88%) SMTP
11 2 (5.88%) DHCP
11 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
11 2 (5.88%) SNMP

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 34 (100.00%) OSPF
1 34 (100.00%) BGP
2 25 (73.53%) Cisco IOS
2 25 (73.53%) MPLS
3 10 (29.41%) IOS XR
3 10 (29.41%) NX-OS
4 9 (26.47%) EIGRP
5 7 (20.59%) Firewall
6 2 (5.88%) Frame Relay
6 2 (5.88%) ATM
6 2 (5.88%) LAN
6 2 (5.88%) VoIP
6 2 (5.88%) WAN
6 2 (5.88%) SMTP
6 2 (5.88%) DHCP
6 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
6 2 (5.88%) SNMP
6 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.88%) DNS
6 2 (5.88%) Internet
General
1 1 (2.94%) French Language
1 1 (2.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Consultant
2 20 (58.82%) Network Engineer
3 17 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
4 13 (38.24%) Network Consultant
5 12 (35.29%) Senior Network Consultant
6 10 (29.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (26.47%) Senior Cisco Consultant
7 9 (26.47%) Cisco Consultant
8 8 (23.53%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (23.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 8 (23.53%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (20.59%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 7 (20.59%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (20.59%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 5 (14.71%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
12 2 (5.88%) Cisco Technical Consultant
12 2 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Technical Consultant
12 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
13 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Service Delivery
2 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.94%) Time Management
3 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.94%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (70.59%) CCIE
2 24 (70.59%) CCNP
3 7 (20.59%) CCIP
3 7 (20.59%) CCDP
4 6 (17.65%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
1 34 (100.00%) F5
2 27 (79.41%) Juniper
3 21 (61.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire