Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 898 956 876
Rank change year-on-year +58 -80 +105
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 245 238 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.30% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 174 198 316
UK median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £39,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +5.26%

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 68,566 79,464 83,412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.64% 44.37% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 53,055 61,437 67,377
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +75 243 £47,500 -17.39% 27
UK excluding London +86 171 £45,000 - 21
South East +104 100 £47,500 -26.92% 7
London +4 74 £56,000 -13.85% 7
East of England +62 42 £30,000 -52.00% 6
North of England -4 15 £37,500 -16.67% 5
Midlands +20 9 £55,000 +37.50% 2
North West -11 9 £37,500 -16.67% 2
South West +33 8 £70,000 +64.71%
West Midlands +41 5 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Yorkshire +26 4 £22,500 -50.00% 1
East Midlands +2 4 £40,500 +35.00% 1
North East - 2 £82,500 - 2
Wales - 2 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 197 (80.41%) Cisco
2 171 (69.80%) WAN
3 145 (59.18%) Firewall
4 121 (49.39%) LAN
5 110 (44.90%) CheckPoint
6 93 (37.96%) Cisco Certification
7 83 (33.88%) VoIP
8 81 (33.06%) Ethernet
9 80 (32.65%) SolarWinds
10 74 (30.20%) Data Centre
11 72 (29.39%) Wireless
11 72 (29.39%) Problem-Solving
12 70 (28.57%) Network Security
13 69 (28.16%) TCP/IP
14 67 (27.35%) MPLS
15 66 (26.94%) Avaya
16 65 (26.53%) ITIL
17 62 (25.31%) Microsoft
17 62 (25.31%) Wi-Fi
18 61 (24.90%) CCNP
19 60 (24.49%) CCNA
20 59 (24.08%) Cisco Nexus
21 57 (23.27%) Analytical Skills
22 53 (21.63%) BGP
22 53 (21.63%) OSPF
23 51 (20.82%) Finance
24 50 (20.41%) Windows
25 47 (19.18%) Root Cause Analysis
26 45 (18.37%) Logistics
27 44 (17.96%) VPN

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 27 (11.02%) IIS
2 13 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (3.67%) CMS
4 5 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.04%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) Apache
7 1 (0.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (6.53%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (2.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.41%) assyst
2 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.80%) Office 365
2 20 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.63%) IaaS
5 2 (0.82%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.82%) PaaS
5 2 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 171 (69.80%) WAN
2 145 (59.18%) Firewall
3 121 (49.39%) LAN
4 83 (33.88%) VoIP
5 81 (33.06%) Ethernet
6 72 (29.39%) Wireless
7 70 (28.57%) Network Security
8 69 (28.16%) TCP/IP
9 67 (27.35%) MPLS
10 62 (25.31%) Wi-Fi
11 59 (24.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 53 (21.63%) BGP
12 53 (21.63%) OSPF
13 44 (17.96%) VPN
14 38 (15.51%) WLAN
15 36 (14.69%) Intrusion Detection
16 33 (13.47%) Cisco IOS
17 32 (13.06%) Internet
18 29 (11.84%) DNS
18 29 (11.84%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.65%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.45%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (1.63%) MySQL
6 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.82%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.82%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.41%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.82%) Ant
2 2 (0.82%) Artifactory
2 2 (0.82%) Gatling
2 2 (0.82%) GitLab
2 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.82%) Maven
2 2 (0.82%) NeoLoad
2 2 (0.82%) Selenium
3 1 (0.41%) Hudson
3 1 (0.41%) JIRA
3 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 51 (20.82%) Finance
2 38 (15.51%) Retail
3 24 (9.80%) Banking
4 13 (5.31%) Back Office
5 10 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.67%) Legal
7 6 (2.45%) Aerospace
8 5 (2.04%) Law
9 2 (0.82%) Billing
9 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.41%) French Language
10 1 (0.41%) Front Office
10 1 (0.41%) Games
10 1 (0.41%) German Language
10 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 66 (26.94%) Analyst
1 66 (26.94%) Network Engineer
2 33 (13.47%) Network Manager
3 29 (11.84%) Network Analyst
4 20 (8.16%) Monitoring Analyst
5 17 (6.94%) Architect
6 14 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 14 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 14 (5.71%) Voice Engineer
7 13 (5.31%) Network Architect
8 12 (4.90%) Network Support
8 12 (4.90%) Network Support Engineer
8 12 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (4.90%) Team Leader
8 12 (4.90%) Voice Network Engineer
9 11 (4.49%) Head of Engineering
9 11 (4.49%) IT Analyst
9 11 (4.49%) Presales Solution Architect
10 10 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
11 9 (3.67%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.20%) Middleware
2 14 (5.71%) XMPP
3 8 (3.27%) Web Services
4 7 (2.86%) 802.1X
5 3 (1.22%) J2EE
6 2 (0.82%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.82%) LDAP
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.41%) .NET
7 1 (0.41%) COM
7 1 (0.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (30.20%) Data Centre
2 57 (23.27%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (13.47%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (6.94%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (5.31%) Driving Licence
6 13 (5.31%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.67%) Clustering
8 8 (3.27%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (2.04%) PKI
9 5 (2.04%) PMI
10 4 (1.63%) Digital Signage
10 4 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.63%) IPTV
11 3 (1.22%) CMDB
12 2 (0.82%) e-Health
12 2 (0.82%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.82%) HP StoreVirtual
12 2 (0.82%) RSA SecurID
13 1 (0.41%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 50 (20.41%) Windows
2 35 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 22 (8.98%) Linux
3 22 (8.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.86%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.45%) CentOS
7 6 (2.45%) Debian
8 5 (2.04%) Unix
9 4 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.22%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.82%) Solaris
12 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (29.39%) Problem-Solving
2 65 (26.53%) ITIL
3 47 (19.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 45 (18.37%) Logistics
5 43 (17.55%) Incident Management
6 41 (16.73%) Change Control
7 40 (16.33%) Network Management
8 37 (15.10%) Problem Management
9 35 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
10 25 (10.20%) Project Management
11 22 (8.98%) Mentoring
12 21 (8.57%) Line Management
12 21 (8.57%) Service Management
13 20 (8.16%) Information Security
14 19 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (6.94%) Configuration Management
15 17 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (6.94%) Load Balancing
16 16 (6.53%) Capacity Management
16 16 (6.53%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.12%) SQL
2 12 (4.90%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.27%) Python
4 7 (2.86%) R
5 5 (2.04%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.63%) Perl
7 3 (1.22%) C
7 3 (1.22%) C++
7 3 (1.22%) Java
7 3 (1.22%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 93 (37.96%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (24.90%) CCNP
3 60 (24.49%) CCNA
4 30 (12.24%) Degree
5 24 (9.80%) CCIE
6 14 (5.71%) CCVP
7 9 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.27%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 7 (2.86%) CCDP
9 7 (2.86%) HNC
10 5 (2.04%) CISSP
10 5 (2.04%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.63%) CCDA
11 4 (1.63%) CCSA
12 3 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (1.22%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.41%) CCNP Voice
14 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.39%) SLA
2 3 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (1.22%) PMO
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 41 (16.73%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.98%) Hyper-V
3 19 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.86%) XenApp
5 6 (2.45%) DFS Replication
6 4 (1.63%) ProxySG
7 3 (1.22%) VMware NSX
7 3 (1.22%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.82%) Docker
8 2 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (12.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 28 (11.43%) SCOM
3 22 (8.98%) Cisco CUCM
4 18 (7.35%) Cisco IPCC
5 12 (4.90%) Nagios
5 12 (4.90%) SCCM
6 10 (4.08%) Cisco UCCX
7 9 (3.67%) Cisco UCCE
8 7 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (2.86%) XenMobile
9 5 (2.04%) Puppet
10 4 (1.63%) Ansible
10 4 (1.63%) logstash
10 4 (1.63%) TrustSec
11 3 (1.22%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.22%) Cacti
11 3 (1.22%) CASB
11 3 (1.22%) Cisco Prime
12 2 (0.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 197 (80.41%) Cisco
2 110 (44.90%) CheckPoint
3 80 (32.65%) SolarWinds
4 66 (26.94%) Avaya
5 62 (25.31%) Microsoft
6 44 (17.96%) Palo Alto
7 41 (16.73%) F5
8 38 (15.51%) HP
9 36 (14.69%) Nortel
10 35 (14.29%) VMware
11 33 (13.47%) Oracle
12 32 (13.06%) Juniper
13 28 (11.43%) McAfee
13 28 (11.43%) ServiceNow
14 26 (10.61%) Aruba
15 25 (10.20%) Citrix
16 24 (9.80%) Nokia
17 19 (7.76%) ForeScout
18 18 (7.35%) Zscaler
19 14 (5.71%) IronPort