The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Core Network Engineer
Rank 916 932 931
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Core Network Engineer 19 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.005% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 4
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% -16.40%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £55,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Core Network Engineer over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Core Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Core Network Engineer
Top 8 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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +33 18 £41,500 +5.06% 2
London +20 14 £41,500 +7.79%
City of London +64 13 £41,500 +7.79%
South East +16 3 - -
Reading +7 3 - -
Berkshire -9 3 - -
East of England - 1 £32,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £32,500 - 1

Core Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 26 (89.66%) MPLS
1 26 (89.66%) BGP
2 24 (82.76%) Cisco
3 22 (75.86%) Telecoms
4 20 (68.97%) VPLS
5 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (27.59%) CCNP
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
7 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
8 5 (17.24%) Juniper
8 5 (17.24%) WAN
8 5 (17.24%) Firewall
9 4 (13.79%) SLA
10 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (10.34%) WCDMA
10 3 (10.34%) Sybase
10 3 (10.34%) Unix
10 3 (10.34%) CDMA
10 3 (10.34%) GPRS
10 3 (10.34%) GSM
10 3 (10.34%) LAN
10 3 (10.34%) UMTS
10 3 (10.34%) Internet
10 3 (10.34%) OSPF
10 3 (10.34%) JNCIS
11 2 (6.90%) NGN
11 2 (6.90%) MGCP
11 2 (6.90%) SS7

Core Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (89.66%) BGP
1 26 (89.66%) MPLS
2 20 (68.97%) VPLS
3 5 (17.24%) Firewall
3 5 (17.24%) WAN
4 3 (10.34%) CDMA
4 3 (10.34%) GPRS
4 3 (10.34%) GSM
4 3 (10.34%) Internet
4 3 (10.34%) LAN
4 3 (10.34%) OSPF
4 3 (10.34%) UMTS
4 3 (10.34%) WCDMA
5 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
5 2 (6.90%) H.323
5 2 (6.90%) IPv4
5 2 (6.90%) IPv6
5 2 (6.90%) MGCP
5 2 (6.90%) VoIP
5 2 (6.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
General
1 22 (75.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) French Language
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
2 2 (6.90%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
1 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.45%) Presales
2 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.45%) Perl
1 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNP
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 3 (10.34%) JNCIS
5 2 (6.90%) CCIP
6 1 (3.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Cisco
2 5 (17.24%) Juniper
3 3 (10.34%) Sybase
4 2 (6.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Overtime, Oncall
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago