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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 203 189 182
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 5 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.098% 0.049% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.098% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 12
Average salary £27,500 £43,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% -23.91%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +16.88%
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
2356 2035 2334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.11% 49.49% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2031 1598 1936
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Wolverhampton - 4 £26,250 -
Birmingham - 1 £57,500 -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (100.00%) VPN
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (72.22%) F5
2 13 (72.22%) Wireless
2 13 (72.22%) MPLS
3 12 (66.67%) Websense
3 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 12 (66.67%) Broadband
3 12 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (66.67%) Service Management
3 12 (66.67%) SolarWinds
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
5 7 (38.89%) PBX
5 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (38.89%) Project Management
5 7 (38.89%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (38.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (38.89%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (33.33%) WAN
7 5 (27.78%) VoIP
7 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) CCNA
7 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
7 5 (27.78%) SLA
7 5 (27.78%) IP Telephony

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (100.00%) VPN
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (72.22%) Wireless
2 13 (72.22%) MPLS
3 12 (66.67%) Broadband
4 7 (38.89%) PBX
5 6 (33.33%) WAN
6 5 (27.78%) VoIP
6 5 (27.78%) LAN
6 5 (27.78%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.56%) VLAN
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.56%) Wireless Security
7 1 (5.56%) IPsec
7 1 (5.56%) SSL
7 1 (5.56%) OSPF
7 1 (5.56%) BGP
7 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.56%) DMVPN
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Network Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Project Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Network Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Voice Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Data Network Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Service Management
1 12 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (38.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (27.78%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (27.78%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) RHCE
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) F5
3 12 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 12 (66.67%) Websense
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat