Period
to 24 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 964 776 960
Rank change year-on-year -188 +184 -71
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 208 416 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.54% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 155 323 303
UK median annual salary £53,000 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.85% -1.82% +22.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,100 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +20.48%

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 78,211 77,043 96,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.65% 43.85% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62,141 61,883 78,737
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98% +4.19%

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 February 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 February 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 -187 191 £52,500 -4.55% 19
UK excluding London -126 119 £45,000 -5.26% 16
London -83 80 £62,500 +8.70% 3
South East -89 42 £45,000 -10.00% 4
East of England +15 32 £62,500 +13.64% 6
Midlands +11 16 £40,000 +2.56%
North of England -29 14 £42,500 -5.56% 5
North West -2 11 £36,500 -19.78% 3
South West -5 11 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Scotland -31 8 £52,500 +5.00%
West Midlands +1 4 - -
Yorkshire -9 3 £45,000 -2.70% 1
East Midlands 0 1 £30,000 -29.41%

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 174 (83.65%) Cisco
2 127 (61.06%) Firewall
3 124 (59.62%) WAN
4 117 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
5 105 (50.48%) CCNP
6 91 (43.75%) Network Security
7 87 (41.83%) MPLS
8 81 (38.94%) BGP
9 78 (37.50%) Wireless
10 74 (35.58%) OSPF
10 74 (35.58%) F5
11 71 (34.13%) Data Centre
11 71 (34.13%) Microsoft
11 71 (34.13%) Windows
12 68 (32.69%) IPsec
13 66 (31.73%) VPN
14 63 (30.29%) LAN
14 63 (30.29%) EIGRP
15 61 (29.33%) Palo Alto
16 60 (28.85%) Cisco IOS
17 58 (27.88%) VMware
18 57 (27.40%) Cisco ASA
19 56 (26.92%) CheckPoint
20 53 (25.48%) VoIP
21 48 (23.08%) DHCP
21 48 (23.08%) Active Directory
21 48 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
22 46 (22.12%) SolarWinds
22 46 (22.12%) CCNA
23 45 (21.63%) Finance

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 26 (12.50%) CMS
2 16 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 14 (6.73%) IIS
4 10 (4.81%) Apache
4 10 (4.81%) JBoss
4 10 (4.81%) WebLogic
4 10 (4.81%) WebSphere
4 10 (4.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.40%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (9.13%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 9 (4.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.94%) Office 365
2 17 (8.17%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (6.25%) Akamai
5 8 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (3.85%) SaaS
6 6 (2.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.92%) IaaS
7 4 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (61.06%) Firewall
2 124 (59.62%) WAN
3 91 (43.75%) Network Security
4 87 (41.83%) MPLS
5 81 (38.94%) BGP
6 78 (37.50%) Wireless
7 74 (35.58%) OSPF
8 68 (32.69%) IPsec
9 66 (31.73%) VPN
10 63 (30.29%) EIGRP
10 63 (30.29%) LAN
11 60 (28.85%) Cisco IOS
12 57 (27.40%) Cisco ASA
13 53 (25.48%) VoIP
14 48 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
14 48 (23.08%) DHCP
15 43 (20.67%) DNS
16 35 (16.83%) TCP/IP
17 32 (15.38%) Wireshark
18 31 (14.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 45 (21.63%) Finance
2 29 (13.94%) Banking
3 11 (5.29%) Back Office
4 9 (4.33%) Military
5 8 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.88%) Law
6 6 (2.88%) Legal
6 6 (2.88%) Retail
7 3 (1.44%) Advertising
7 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.96%) Marketing
9 1 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 76 (36.54%) Network Engineer
2 45 (21.63%) Analyst
3 28 (13.46%) Senior Network Engineer
4 26 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
4 26 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 23 (11.06%) Network Operations Team Leader
5 23 (11.06%) Operations Team Leader
6 21 (10.10%) Cisco Engineer
7 20 (9.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 17 (8.17%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (7.21%) Network Analyst
10 14 (6.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
12 12 (5.77%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (5.77%) Network Systems Engineer
13 11 (5.29%) Architect
13 11 (5.29%) Network Security Engineer
13 11 (5.29%) Security Engineer
13 11 (5.29%) Technical Analyst
14 10 (4.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.46%) XMPP
2 27 (12.98%) 802.1X
3 23 (11.06%) HTML
4 13 (6.25%) XML
5 10 (4.81%) .NET
5 10 (4.81%) .NET Framework
5 10 (4.81%) Ajax
5 10 (4.81%) CSS
6 5 (2.40%) Web Services
7 1 (0.48%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 71 (34.13%) Data Centre
2 36 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (12.50%) Clustering
4 21 (10.10%) Management Information System
5 14 (6.73%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.92%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.44%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.44%) Life Science
8 3 (1.44%) Replication
9 2 (0.96%) CCTV
9 2 (0.96%) Digital Currency
9 2 (0.96%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.48%) e-Health
10 1 (0.48%) Fintech
10 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (34.13%) Windows
2 41 (19.71%) Windows Server
3 36 (17.31%) Linux
4 25 (12.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (6.73%) Unix
7 7 (3.37%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.88%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.44%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.67%) Mentoring
2 42 (20.19%) ITIL
3 32 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
4 28 (13.46%) Network Management
5 27 (12.98%) Line Management
5 27 (12.98%) Load Balancing
6 25 (12.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (10.10%) Network Design
8 18 (8.65%) Software Engineering
9 17 (8.17%) High Availability
10 16 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 16 (7.69%) SIEM
10 16 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 15 (7.21%) Asset Management
11 15 (7.21%) ITSM
11 15 (7.21%) Problem Management
11 15 (7.21%) The Twelve-Factor App
12 13 (6.25%) DevOps
12 13 (6.25%) E-Commerce
13 12 (5.77%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.06%) SQL
2 17 (8.17%) PowerShell
3 14 (6.73%) Python
4 10 (4.81%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 117 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (50.48%) CCNP
3 46 (22.12%) CCNA
4 44 (21.15%) CCIE
5 29 (13.94%) Degree
6 28 (13.46%) CCVP
7 13 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 13 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 11 (5.29%) CASP
9 9 (4.33%) DV Cleared
9 9 (4.33%) HND
10 8 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (2.40%) CCDP
11 5 (2.40%) MCSE
11 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (1.92%) CCSE
12 4 (1.92%) CISSP
12 4 (1.92%) GIAC
13 3 (1.44%) MCITP
13 3 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.13%) SLA
2 4 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.96%) GDPR
System Software
1 48 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 34 (16.35%) Hyper-V
3 22 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (8.65%) VMware NSX
5 6 (2.88%) DFS Replication
6 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (1.92%) ProxySG
6 4 (1.92%) Snort
6 4 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.44%) VMware Server
7 3 (1.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (16.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 28 (13.46%) Cisco UCCX
3 26 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
4 19 (9.13%) SCCM
5 16 (7.69%) vRealize
6 14 (6.73%) Puppet
6 14 (6.73%) SCOM
6 14 (6.73%) vCenter Server
7 13 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (5.29%) Cisco Prime
9 10 (4.81%) OPNET
10 9 (4.33%) Endace
10 9 (4.33%) Nagios
11 7 (3.37%) TrustSec
12 5 (2.40%) Ansible
13 4 (1.92%) Backup Exec
13 4 (1.92%) Suricata
14 3 (1.44%) AirWatch
14 3 (1.44%) XenMobile
15 2 (0.96%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 174 (83.65%) Cisco
2 74 (35.58%) F5
3 71 (34.13%) Microsoft
4 61 (29.33%) Palo Alto
5 58 (27.88%) VMware
6 56 (26.92%) CheckPoint
7 46 (22.12%) SolarWinds
8 44 (21.15%) Juniper
9 26 (12.50%) Citrix
10 24 (11.54%) Meraki
11 22 (10.58%) Fortinet
12 21 (10.10%) Aruba
12 21 (10.10%) Blue Coat
13 17 (8.17%) HP
14 15 (7.21%) Dell
14 15 (7.21%) NetApp
15 14 (6.73%) Arista
16 12 (5.77%) Dynatrace
16 12 (5.77%) Tufin
17 11 (5.29%) McAfee