The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 28 March 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 246 211
Rank change year-on-year +48 -35  
Permanent jobs citing Riverbed 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.016% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.036% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +136.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2057 2773 2421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.13% 44.91% 47.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 2166 2041
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Riverbed
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Riverbed as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Riverbed in the West Midlands

Riverbed
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Riverbed in the West Midlands

Riverbed
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 4 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £39,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Riverbed
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) CCNP
2 15 (93.75%) CCNA
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) Data Centre
3 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 14 (87.50%) High Availability
3 14 (87.50%) Windows
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (62.50%) DMVPN
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (37.50%) Juniper
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) Network Security
8 4 (25.00%) Change Control
8 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (25.00%) NAS
8 4 (25.00%) Network Management
8 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) ProCurve
8 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
8 4 (25.00%) Back Office
8 4 (25.00%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) VLAN
8 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS

Riverbed
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (62.50%) DMVPN
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 4 (25.00%) NAS
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) VLAN
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
4 4 (25.00%) WLAN
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Administrator
1 14 (87.50%) Network Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) High Availability
2 4 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 4 (25.00%) Change Control
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (25.00%) Network Management
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security Management
2 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (25.00%) Security Management
2 4 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) Presales
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) CCNA
1 15 (93.75%) CCNP
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Juniper
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (25.00%) ProCurve
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) F5