The first table below looks at the demand for the Core Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Core Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Core Network Engineer
Rank 887 879 883
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Core Network Engineer 14 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.007% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.008% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 10
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £45,100 £48,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.95%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Core Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Core Network Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Core Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Core Network Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Core Network Engineer within the UK.

Core Network Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Core Network Engineer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Core Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 14 £47,500 -5.00%
Berkshire +2 10 £47,000 -6.00%
South East -10 10 £47,000 -6.00%
Reading +7 7 £47,000 -6.00%
London -49 2 £47,500 +11.76%
East of England - 1 £47,500 -
Slough - 1 - -
Abbots Langley - 1 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -

Core Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Core Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Core Network Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (44.44%) MGW
2 14 (38.89%) Network Design
2 14 (38.89%) UMTS
3 13 (36.11%) 3GPP
3 13 (36.11%) ISUP
4 12 (33.33%) 3G
4 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 12 (33.33%) GPRS
4 12 (33.33%) GSM
4 12 (33.33%) WCDMA
4 12 (33.33%) GGSN
4 12 (33.33%) SGSN
5 11 (30.56%) Marketing
5 11 (30.56%) LTE
5 11 (30.56%) Wireless
6 10 (27.78%) Nokia
7 9 (25.00%) Huawei
7 9 (25.00%) Capacity Management
7 9 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 9 (25.00%) VoLTE
7 9 (25.00%) Validation
7 9 (25.00%) INAP
8 7 (19.44%) Time Management
9 6 (16.67%) Windows
10 5 (13.89%) UNIX
11 4 (11.11%) MPLS
11 4 (11.11%) BGP
11 4 (11.11%) WAN
11 4 (11.11%) Cisco
11 4 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis

Core Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Core Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Core Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) MGW
2 14 (38.89%) UMTS
3 13 (36.11%) 3GPP
3 13 (36.11%) ISUP
4 12 (33.33%) 3G
4 12 (33.33%) GPRS
4 12 (33.33%) GSM
4 12 (33.33%) WCDMA
4 12 (33.33%) GGSN
4 12 (33.33%) SGSN
5 11 (30.56%) LTE
5 11 (30.56%) Wireless
6 9 (25.00%) VoLTE
6 9 (25.00%) INAP
7 4 (11.11%) MPLS
7 4 (11.11%) BGP
7 4 (11.11%) WAN
8 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (8.33%) PSTN
8 3 (8.33%) ISDN
General
1 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 11 (30.56%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) UNIX
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000
3 3 (8.33%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Network Design
2 9 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 9 (25.00%) Validation
3 7 (19.44%) Time Management
4 4 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) CCIP
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) RHCE
2 1 (2.78%) RHCT
2 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Nokia
2 9 (25.00%) Huawei
2 9 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Juniper
4 3 (8.33%) Ericsson
4 3 (8.33%) Sybase
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (2.78%) Agilent
6 1 (2.78%) Nortel
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat