Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 944 866 968
Rank change year-on-year -78 +102 +24
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 239 366 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.44% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 199 315 304
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +22.22%
10th Percentile £39,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £75,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +11.76%

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 80478 83375 98527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.56% 43.83% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62276 67313 80223
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Riverbed in the UK

Riverbed
Top 12 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 22 November 2017. 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 -107 226 £57,500 +4.55% 9
London -30 120 £65,000 +8.33% 5
UK excluding London -60 110 £45,000 -10.00% 4
North of England -4 43 £45,000 -
North West +10 36 £45,000 -5.26%
South East -40 31 £65,000 +18.18%
East of England +20 15 £62,500 +47.06% 3
Midlands +13 13 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire -2 7 £45,000 -
South West -1 4 £42,500 -
Scotland -12 4 £52,500 +5.00%
East Midlands +31 2 £30,000 -29.41% 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Riverbed also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 213 (89.12%) Cisco
2 162 (67.78%) WAN
3 161 (67.36%) Firewall
4 134 (56.07%) Cisco Certification
5 122 (51.05%) CCNP
6 115 (48.12%) MPLS
6 115 (48.12%) Wireless
7 110 (46.03%) Network Security
8 96 (40.17%) F5
8 96 (40.17%) OSPF
8 96 (40.17%) BGP
9 95 (39.75%) IPsec
10 87 (36.40%) Palo Alto
11 84 (35.15%) VPN
12 82 (34.31%) Data Centre
13 80 (33.47%) LAN
13 80 (33.47%) EIGRP
14 71 (29.71%) Cisco Nexus
15 69 (28.87%) Cisco IOS
15 69 (28.87%) VoIP
16 68 (28.45%) CheckPoint
17 66 (27.62%) Microsoft
18 64 (26.78%) Juniper
18 64 (26.78%) Finance
19 62 (25.94%) CCIE
19 62 (25.94%) Windows
19 62 (25.94%) Cisco ASA
20 59 (24.69%) ITIL
21 55 (23.01%) Banking
22 48 (20.08%) Cisco CUCM

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 33 (13.81%) CMS
2 12 (5.02%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.02%) Skype for Business
3 10 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.67%) IIS
5 4 (1.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (9.21%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (5.02%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (10.46%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (6.69%) Office 365
4 14 (5.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (2.51%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.26%) Akamai
7 2 (0.84%) IaaS
7 2 (0.84%) PaaS
7 2 (0.84%) SaaS
8 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 162 (67.78%) WAN
2 161 (67.36%) Firewall
3 115 (48.12%) MPLS
3 115 (48.12%) Wireless
4 110 (46.03%) Network Security
5 96 (40.17%) BGP
5 96 (40.17%) OSPF
6 95 (39.75%) IPsec
7 84 (35.15%) VPN
8 80 (33.47%) EIGRP
8 80 (33.47%) LAN
9 71 (29.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 69 (28.87%) Cisco IOS
10 69 (28.87%) VoIP
11 62 (25.94%) Cisco ASA
12 48 (20.08%) Unified Communications
13 44 (18.41%) Telepresence
14 39 (16.32%) Wireshark
15 38 (15.90%) DNS
16 37 (15.48%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.84%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 64 (26.78%) Finance
2 55 (23.01%) Banking
3 15 (6.28%) Investment Banking
4 14 (5.86%) Law
5 11 (4.60%) Back Office
6 10 (4.18%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.35%) Legal
8 6 (2.51%) Advertising
8 6 (2.51%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.09%) Military
10 4 (1.67%) Games
11 3 (1.26%) Retail
12 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 116 (48.54%) Network Engineer
2 48 (20.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 46 (19.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 45 (18.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 35 (14.64%) Analyst
6 27 (11.30%) Network Team Leader
6 27 (11.30%) Team Leader
7 23 (9.62%) Network Operations Team Leader
7 23 (9.62%) Operations Team Leader
8 18 (7.53%) Juniper Engineer
8 18 (7.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 17 (7.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 16 (6.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (6.69%) Network Analyst
11 15 (6.28%) Security Analyst
12 13 (5.44%) Architect
12 13 (5.44%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (5.44%) Network Security Analyst
13 12 (5.02%) Lead Network Engineer
14 11 (4.60%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.90%) XMPP
2 30 (12.55%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.67%) Web Services
4 3 (1.26%) HTML
4 3 (1.26%) XML
5 2 (0.84%) J2EE
6 1 (0.42%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 82 (34.31%) Data Centre
2 36 (15.06%) Clustering
3 18 (7.53%) Video Conferencing
4 16 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.44%) Virtual Team
6 8 (3.35%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.93%) Equities
7 7 (2.93%) Fixed Income
7 7 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.93%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.09%) Life Science
9 3 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.26%) Replication
10 2 (0.84%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.84%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.84%) User Experience
11 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.42%) Digital Currency
11 1 (0.42%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 62 (25.94%) Windows
2 32 (13.39%) Linux
2 32 (13.39%) Windows Server
3 28 (11.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (11.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.51%) Unix
6 5 (2.09%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.84%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (24.69%) ITIL
2 43 (17.99%) Load Balancing
3 42 (17.57%) Network Management
4 39 (16.32%) Mentoring
5 38 (15.90%) Line Management
6 30 (12.55%) WAN Optimisation
7 22 (9.21%) Change Management
8 21 (8.79%) Problem Management
9 20 (8.37%) Kalman Filter
9 20 (8.37%) Network Design
10 19 (7.95%) Service Management
11 18 (7.53%) Incident Management
11 18 (7.53%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (6.28%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (5.86%) High Availability
13 14 (5.86%) ITSM
14 13 (5.44%) ITIL V3
15 12 (5.02%) SIEM
16 11 (4.60%) E-Commerce
17 10 (4.18%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.18%) SQL
2 8 (3.35%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.09%) Perl
4 3 (1.26%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.26%) Python
5 2 (0.84%) Java
5 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 134 (56.07%) Cisco Certification
2 122 (51.05%) CCNP
3 62 (25.94%) CCIE
4 38 (15.90%) CCNA
5 36 (15.06%) CCVP
6 29 (12.13%) Degree
7 13 (5.44%) MCSE
7 13 (5.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (5.02%) CISSP
9 11 (4.60%) CASP
10 8 (3.35%) CCSE
10 8 (3.35%) MCITP
11 6 (2.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (2.09%) DV Cleared
12 5 (2.09%) GIAC
12 5 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (2.09%) MCP
12 5 (2.09%) MCSA
12 5 (2.09%) SC Cleared
12 5 (2.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.86%) SLA
2 11 (4.60%) PMO
3 3 (1.26%) QA
4 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.42%) GDPR
System Software
1 37 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 29 (12.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (8.79%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.60%) ProxySG
5 10 (4.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 10 (4.18%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (2.93%) DFS Replication
7 5 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.26%) VMware NSX
8 3 (1.26%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.84%) XenApp
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.42%) Snort
Systems Management
1 48 (20.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 36 (15.06%) Cisco UCCX
3 33 (13.81%) Cisco UCCE
4 11 (4.60%) Nagios
5 5 (2.09%) Endace
6 4 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.67%) SCCM
6 4 (1.67%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.26%) AirWatch
7 3 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.26%) Puppet
7 3 (1.26%) vRealize
8 2 (0.84%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.84%) Control-M
8 2 (0.84%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.84%) SCOM
8 2 (0.84%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.84%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.42%) Ansible
9 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 213 (89.12%) Cisco
2 96 (40.17%) F5
3 87 (36.40%) Palo Alto
4 68 (28.45%) CheckPoint
5 66 (27.62%) Microsoft
6 64 (26.78%) Juniper
7 46 (19.25%) VMware
8 34 (14.23%) Citrix
9 29 (12.13%) Aruba
10 26 (10.88%) SolarWinds
11 24 (10.04%) Blue Coat
12 22 (9.21%) HP
13 15 (6.28%) Dell
13 15 (6.28%) NetApp
14 13 (5.44%) ForeScout
15 12 (5.02%) Meraki
16 10 (4.18%) Avaya
16 10 (4.18%) ProCurve
17 9 (3.77%) ArcSight
18 8 (3.35%) EMC