Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 898 902 896
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 262 300 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.38% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 170 245 327
UK median annual salary £48,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.73% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £29,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,625 £71,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 74,249 78,553 87,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.94% 44.57% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 57,570 61,142 71,453
UK median annual salary £49,875 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +3.75%

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Riverbed in the UK

Riverbed
Top 14 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 21 August 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 +6 258 £48,000 -12.73% 26
UK excluding London +68 209 £45,000 - 15
South East +87 127 £45,000 -10.00% 4
London -62 53 £62,500 - 11
East of England +46 39 £46,500 -25.60% 5
Midlands +16 23 £42,500 +6.25% 2
North of England -3 20 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Midlands +34 15 £82,500 +106.25%
North West -11 15 £42,000 -11.58% 3
South West +4 11 £70,000 +75.00% 1
East Midlands +5 8 £40,500 +24.62% 2
Wales - 4 £62,500 -
Yorkshire +25 3 £22,500 -40.00%
North East - 2 £82,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 202 (77.10%) Cisco
2 158 (60.31%) WAN
3 126 (48.09%) Firewall
4 124 (47.33%) LAN
5 116 (44.27%) SolarWinds
6 103 (39.31%) CheckPoint
7 93 (35.50%) Cisco Certification
8 75 (28.63%) Data Centre
9 73 (27.86%) Network Security
9 73 (27.86%) CCNP
9 73 (27.86%) ITIL
10 71 (27.10%) F5
11 68 (25.95%) Ethernet
11 68 (25.95%) Wireless
12 67 (25.57%) TCP/IP
13 66 (25.19%) Microsoft
14 65 (24.81%) MPLS
14 65 (24.81%) Wi-Fi
15 62 (23.66%) VoIP
15 62 (23.66%) Problem-Solving
16 60 (22.90%) VPN
16 60 (22.90%) Windows
16 60 (22.90%) Cisco Nexus
17 59 (22.52%) Analytical Skills
18 58 (22.14%) CCNA
19 57 (21.76%) Cisco ASA
20 55 (20.99%) Active Directory
21 50 (19.08%) HP
22 49 (18.70%) Juniper
23 48 (18.32%) Avaya

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 36 (13.74%) IIS
2 19 (7.25%) WebLogic
3 18 (6.87%) WebSphere
4 15 (5.73%) Apache
5 11 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (3.82%) JBoss
6 10 (3.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (3.05%) Skype for Business
8 7 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.53%) nginx
11 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.38%) Confluence
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (3.05%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.44%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.38%) assyst
2 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (14.89%) Office 365
2 7 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.53%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.76%) IaaS
4 2 (0.76%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Akamai
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 158 (60.31%) WAN
2 126 (48.09%) Firewall
3 124 (47.33%) LAN
4 73 (27.86%) Network Security
5 68 (25.95%) Ethernet
5 68 (25.95%) Wireless
6 67 (25.57%) TCP/IP
7 65 (24.81%) MPLS
7 65 (24.81%) Wi-Fi
8 62 (23.66%) VoIP
9 60 (22.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 60 (22.90%) VPN
10 57 (21.76%) Cisco ASA
11 41 (15.65%) Wireshark
11 41 (15.65%) WLAN
12 37 (14.12%) BGP
13 36 (13.74%) OSPF
14 34 (12.98%) DNS
15 32 (12.21%) Internet
16 31 (11.83%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.53%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.53%) MySQL
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.76%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.76%) Ant
2 2 (0.76%) Artifactory
2 2 (0.76%) Gatling
2 2 (0.76%) GitLab
2 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.76%) Maven
2 2 (0.76%) NeoLoad
2 2 (0.76%) Selenium
3 1 (0.38%) JIRA
3 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 38 (14.50%) Finance
2 35 (13.36%) Retail
3 16 (6.11%) Legal
4 11 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.82%) Back Office
6 7 (2.67%) Law
7 6 (2.29%) Banking
8 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.15%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Front Office
10 1 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 80 (30.53%) Analyst
2 66 (25.19%) Network Engineer
3 31 (11.83%) Architect
4 29 (11.07%) Network Analyst
5 25 (9.54%) Solutions Architect
6 24 (9.16%) Network Architect
7 23 (8.78%) Network Manager
8 21 (8.02%) Presales Solution Architect
9 19 (7.25%) Monitoring Analyst
9 19 (7.25%) Security Engineer
9 19 (7.25%) Team Leader
10 18 (6.87%) IT Analyst
11 17 (6.49%) Network Security Engineer
12 14 (5.34%) Network Operations Engineer
12 14 (5.34%) NOC Engineer
12 14 (5.34%) Operations Engineer
12 14 (5.34%) Voice Engineer
13 13 (4.96%) Network Security Architect
13 13 (4.96%) Security Architect
13 13 (4.96%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.07%) Middleware
2 23 (8.78%) .NET
3 10 (3.82%) .NET Framework
3 10 (3.82%) 802.1X
3 10 (3.82%) Ajax
3 10 (3.82%) CSS
3 10 (3.82%) HTML
4 8 (3.05%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (1.91%) LDAP
6 4 (1.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.53%) J2EE
7 2 (0.76%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.38%) COM
8 1 (0.38%) LAMP
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 75 (28.63%) Data Centre
2 59 (22.52%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (10.69%) Self-Motivation
4 27 (10.31%) Management Information System
5 22 (8.40%) Computer Science
6 18 (6.87%) Driving Licence
7 12 (4.58%) FlexPod
8 7 (2.67%) PMI
9 5 (1.91%) HP StoreVirtual
9 5 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.91%) RSA SecurID
10 4 (1.53%) CMDB
10 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.76%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.76%) PKI
13 1 (0.38%) BYOD
13 1 (0.38%) Fintech
13 1 (0.38%) Replication
13 1 (0.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.90%) Windows
2 35 (13.36%) Windows Server
3 25 (9.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (9.16%) Linux
5 13 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.76%) Unix
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Solaris
7 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (27.86%) ITIL
2 62 (23.66%) Problem-Solving
3 48 (18.32%) Logistics
4 43 (16.41%) Problem Management
5 42 (16.03%) Incident Management
6 39 (14.89%) Network Management
7 37 (14.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 30 (11.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 30 (11.45%) Load Balancing
8 30 (11.45%) WAN Optimisation
9 28 (10.69%) Presales
10 26 (9.92%) Project Management
11 25 (9.54%) ITIL V3
12 23 (8.78%) Capacity Management
12 23 (8.78%) Service Management
13 22 (8.40%) Configuration Management
13 22 (8.40%) Value Proposition
14 21 (8.02%) Collaborative Working
15 20 (7.63%) Change Control
16 18 (6.87%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.07%) SQL
2 11 (4.20%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.82%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.91%) Python
5 4 (1.53%) Java
5 4 (1.53%) PHP
6 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.38%) R
6 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 93 (35.50%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (27.86%) CCNP
3 58 (22.14%) CCNA
4 37 (14.12%) Degree
5 23 (8.78%) CCIE
6 18 (6.87%) CCDP
7 10 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.05%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 7 (2.67%) PMI Certification
10 6 (2.29%) CCDA
10 6 (2.29%) CISSP
11 5 (1.91%) CCSA
12 4 (1.53%) HNC
12 4 (1.53%) MBA
13 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
14 2 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
15 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.38%) GIAC
15 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.45%) SLA
2 13 (4.96%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.38%) PMO
4 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 55 (20.99%) Active Directory
2 40 (15.27%) Hyper-V
3 24 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (5.34%) VMware NSX
5 11 (4.20%) DFS Replication
6 4 (1.53%) ProxySG
7 3 (1.15%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.76%) Docker
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 42 (16.03%) SCOM
2 31 (11.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 23 (8.78%) Cisco IPCC
4 13 (4.96%) CASB
4 13 (4.96%) Cisco Prime
5 11 (4.20%) SCCM
5 11 (4.20%) SolarWinds Orion
6 10 (3.82%) OPNET
7 6 (2.29%) TrustSec
8 5 (1.91%) Puppet
9 4 (1.53%) Cacti
10 3 (1.15%) Ansible
10 3 (1.15%) logstash
11 2 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.76%) Grafana
11 2 (0.76%) Kibana
11 2 (0.76%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.76%) Rancher
11 2 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 202 (77.10%) Cisco
2 116 (44.27%) SolarWinds
3 103 (39.31%) CheckPoint
4 71 (27.10%) F5
5 66 (25.19%) Microsoft
6 50 (19.08%) HP
7 49 (18.70%) Juniper
8 48 (18.32%) Avaya
9 42 (16.03%) VMware
10 41 (15.65%) Aruba
11 39 (14.89%) Oracle
12 35 (13.36%) ServiceNow
13 32 (12.21%) Palo Alto
14 31 (11.83%) McAfee
14 31 (11.83%) Nortel
15 24 (9.16%) Zscaler
16 22 (8.40%) Citrix
16 22 (8.40%) Meraki
17 21 (8.02%) Fortinet
18 19 (7.25%) Infoblox