Period
to 24 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Riverbed over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Riverbed
UK
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 939 765 890
Rank change year-on-year -174 +125 -9
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 230 396 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.53% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 143 299 326
UK median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% -1.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,950 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%

Riverbed is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 76,866 74,880 91,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.58% 44.22% 45.47%
Number of salaries quoted 60,208 60,187 74,542
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% -1.19% +5.00%

Riverbed
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Riverbed as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Riverbed in the UK

Riverbed
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Riverbed in the UK

Riverbed
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Riverbed over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Riverbed in the UK

Riverbed
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the UK over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -131 219 £46,500 -15.45% 35
UK excluding London -38 174 £45,000 - 31
South East +19 105 £45,000 -5.26% 8
London -119 52 £65,000 +16.07% 7
East of England +5 33 £61,250 +11.36% 5
Midlands +4 19 £46,250 +15.63% 8
West Midlands +5 15 - - 4
North West -22 13 £40,000 -11.11%
North of England -26 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South West -14 12 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Scotland -34 5 £52,500 +5.00% 2
East Midlands 0 4 £46,250 -5.13% 4
Wales +15 2 £55,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing Riverbed also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 170 (73.91%) Cisco
2 127 (55.22%) WAN
3 108 (46.96%) Firewall
4 97 (42.17%) SolarWinds
5 90 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
5 90 (39.13%) LAN
6 87 (37.83%) CCNP
7 80 (34.78%) F5
8 76 (33.04%) CheckPoint
9 72 (31.30%) Microsoft
9 72 (31.30%) Windows
10 70 (30.43%) Network Security
11 69 (30.00%) MPLS
12 67 (29.13%) Cisco ASA
13 65 (28.26%) Active Directory
13 65 (28.26%) VPN
14 64 (27.83%) Wireless
15 62 (26.96%) Data Centre
16 58 (25.22%) ITIL
17 57 (24.78%) Wireshark
18 55 (23.91%) TCP/IP
19 54 (23.48%) VMware
20 52 (22.61%) BGP
21 49 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
22 48 (20.87%) Cisco Nexus
22 48 (20.87%) Juniper
23 47 (20.43%) DNS
24 45 (19.57%) OSPF
25 43 (18.70%) Office 365
26 42 (18.26%) Palo Alto

Riverbed
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (14.78%) IIS
2 27 (11.74%) WebLogic
2 27 (11.74%) WebSphere
3 23 (10.00%) Apache
4 19 (8.26%) JBoss
4 19 (8.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.48%) MS Exchange
6 8 (3.48%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.74%) CMS
8 4 (1.74%) nginx
8 4 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.48%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.61%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 43 (18.70%) Office 365
2 11 (4.78%) Akamai
2 11 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.04%) SaaS
5 3 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.30%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.87%) IaaS
6 2 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (55.22%) WAN
2 108 (46.96%) Firewall
3 90 (39.13%) LAN
4 70 (30.43%) Network Security
5 69 (30.00%) MPLS
6 67 (29.13%) Cisco ASA
7 65 (28.26%) VPN
8 64 (27.83%) Wireless
9 57 (24.78%) Wireshark
10 55 (23.91%) TCP/IP
11 52 (22.61%) BGP
12 48 (20.87%) Cisco Nexus
13 47 (20.43%) DNS
14 45 (19.57%) OSPF
15 42 (18.26%) DHCP
16 41 (17.83%) IPsec
17 40 (17.39%) EIGRP
18 38 (16.52%) Wi-Fi
19 37 (16.09%) VoIP
20 36 (15.65%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.74%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (4.78%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (12.17%) Finance
2 16 (6.96%) Retail
3 11 (4.78%) Legal
4 7 (3.04%) Banking
4 7 (3.04%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.17%) Law
6 4 (1.74%) Back Office
6 4 (1.74%) Military
7 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (31.74%) Network Engineer
2 64 (27.83%) Analyst
3 23 (10.00%) Architect
4 22 (9.57%) Senior Network Engineer
5 21 (9.13%) Security Engineer
5 21 (9.13%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
7 19 (8.26%) Network Analyst
7 19 (8.26%) Network Security Engineer
8 17 (7.39%) Network Architect
9 16 (6.96%) Presales Solution Architect
10 15 (6.52%) IT Analyst
10 15 (6.52%) Network Security Architect
10 15 (6.52%) Security Architect
10 15 (6.52%) Security Solutions Architect
11 14 (6.09%) Cisco Engineer
11 14 (6.09%) Team Leader
12 13 (5.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 13 (5.65%) NOC Engineer
13 12 (5.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.48%) .NET
2 29 (12.61%) HTML
3 21 (9.13%) 802.1X
4 19 (8.26%) .NET Framework
4 19 (8.26%) Ajax
4 19 (8.26%) CSS
5 15 (6.52%) Middleware
6 10 (4.35%) XML
7 8 (3.48%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (1.74%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.74%) J2EE
8 4 (1.74%) XMPP
9 3 (1.30%) LDAP
9 3 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 62 (26.96%) Data Centre
2 49 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (13.91%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.52%) FlexPod
5 10 (4.35%) Driving Licence
6 9 (3.91%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.91%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.74%) Clustering
8 4 (1.74%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.30%) EMC VNX
9 3 (1.30%) HP StoreVirtual
9 3 (1.30%) PMI
9 3 (1.30%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (0.87%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.87%) CCTV
10 2 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.43%) CMDB
11 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 72 (31.30%) Windows
2 41 (17.83%) Windows Server
3 35 (15.22%) Linux
4 26 (11.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (7.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (4.78%) Unix
7 9 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.04%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.74%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (25.22%) ITIL
2 42 (18.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (14.78%) Load Balancing
3 34 (14.78%) Value Proposition
4 29 (12.61%) Problem Management
5 27 (11.74%) WAN Optimisation
6 25 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (10.43%) Logistics
8 23 (10.00%) Network Management
8 23 (10.00%) Presales
9 22 (9.57%) Collaborative Working
9 22 (9.57%) ITSM
9 22 (9.57%) Mentoring
10 20 (8.70%) Asset Management
10 20 (8.70%) Migration
11 19 (8.26%) Incident Management
11 19 (8.26%) ITIL V3
11 19 (8.26%) Root Cause Analysis
12 18 (7.83%) Network Design
13 17 (7.39%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 39 (16.96%) SQL
2 19 (8.26%) JavaScript
2 19 (8.26%) PowerShell
3 15 (6.52%) Python
4 4 (1.74%) Java
4 4 (1.74%) PHP
5 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 90 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (37.83%) CCNP
3 40 (17.39%) CCNA
4 30 (13.04%) CCIE
5 26 (11.30%) Degree
6 18 (7.83%) CCDP
7 10 (4.35%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.48%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.17%) CISSP
9 5 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.74%) CCDA
10 4 (1.74%) CCVP
10 4 (1.74%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.74%) HND
10 4 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.74%) MBA
11 3 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.30%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.87%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.17%) SLA
2 15 (6.52%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 65 (28.26%) Active Directory
2 41 (17.83%) Hyper-V
3 27 (11.74%) VMware NSX
4 23 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (3.48%) DFS Replication
6 3 (1.30%) Snort
7 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 41 (17.83%) SCOM
2 25 (10.87%) SCCM
3 20 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
4 19 (8.26%) OPNET
5 18 (7.83%) CASB
6 17 (7.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 14 (6.09%) vRealize
8 13 (5.65%) Cisco IPCC
9 12 (5.22%) Puppet
10 11 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (4.78%) vCenter Server
11 9 (3.91%) TrustSec
12 6 (2.61%) Cisco CUCM
13 5 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
14 4 (1.74%) Ansible
14 4 (1.74%) Cisco UCCE
14 4 (1.74%) Cisco UCCX
14 4 (1.74%) Endace
14 4 (1.74%) Nagios
15 3 (1.30%) Suricata
Vendors
1 170 (73.91%) Cisco
2 97 (42.17%) SolarWinds
3 80 (34.78%) F5
4 76 (33.04%) CheckPoint
5 72 (31.30%) Microsoft
6 54 (23.48%) VMware
7 48 (20.87%) Juniper
8 42 (18.26%) Palo Alto
9 40 (17.39%) Aruba
10 35 (15.22%) HP
11 33 (14.35%) Fortinet
12 28 (12.17%) Meraki
13 27 (11.74%) McAfee
14 26 (11.30%) Citrix
14 26 (11.30%) Oracle
15 25 (10.87%) Dynatrace
15 25 (10.87%) ServiceNow
16 24 (10.43%) Zscaler
17 17 (7.39%) Infoblox
18 15 (6.52%) Sophos