The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Core Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Core Network Engineer
Rank 897 961 948
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Core Network Engineer 13 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.005% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.005% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 17
Median salary £50,000 £46,750 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% +18.35%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - £50,000

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Core Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Core Network Engineer in the job title.

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 28 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Core Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +57 13 £50,000 +6.95% 1
South East +50 8 £40,000 - 1
Surrey - 7 £40,000 -
London +59 5 £50,000 +6.95%
Camberley - 5 £40,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 - -
Berkshire +30 1 - - 1
City of London - 1 £62,500 -

Core Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Core Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Core Network Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (61.76%) Telecoms
2 18 (52.94%) MPLS
3 15 (44.12%) BGP
3 15 (44.12%) Cisco
4 13 (38.24%) CCNP
4 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (32.35%) Degree
6 9 (26.47%) OSPF
7 8 (23.53%) JNCIS
7 8 (23.53%) Juniper
7 8 (23.53%) Nokia
7 8 (23.53%) WAN
7 8 (23.53%) LAN
8 7 (20.59%) JNCIA
8 7 (20.59%) LTE
9 6 (17.65%) Ericsson
10 5 (14.71%) UMTS
10 5 (14.71%) VPN
10 5 (14.71%) IPv4
10 5 (14.71%) CCIE
10 5 (14.71%) Network Design
10 5 (14.71%) VPLS
10 5 (14.71%) VLAN
10 5 (14.71%) High Availability
10 5 (14.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (14.71%) DDoS Mitigation
11 4 (11.76%) Presales
11 4 (11.76%) VoLTE
11 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills

Core Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) MPLS
2 15 (44.12%) BGP
3 9 (26.47%) OSPF
4 8 (23.53%) LAN
4 8 (23.53%) WAN
5 7 (20.59%) LTE
6 5 (14.71%) IPv4
6 5 (14.71%) UMTS
6 5 (14.71%) VLAN
6 5 (14.71%) VPLS
6 5 (14.71%) VPN
7 4 (11.76%) 3GPP
7 4 (11.76%) VoLTE
8 3 (8.82%) ATM
8 3 (8.82%) MGW
8 3 (8.82%) NGN
8 3 (8.82%) PSTN
8 3 (8.82%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (8.82%) WCDMA
8 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
General
1 21 (61.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Unix
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000
2 3 (8.82%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) DDoS Mitigation
1 5 (14.71%) High Availability
1 5 (14.71%) Network Design
2 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 4 (11.76%) Presales
3 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.88%) Network Planning
4 2 (5.88%) Product Management
4 2 (5.88%) User Stories
4 2 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.94%) Perl
1 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) CCNP
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (32.35%) Degree
3 8 (23.53%) JNCIS
4 7 (20.59%) JNCIA
5 5 (14.71%) CCIE
6 4 (11.76%) CCIP
6 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco
2 8 (23.53%) Juniper
2 8 (23.53%) Nokia
3 6 (17.65%) Ericsson
4 3 (8.82%) Brocade
4 3 (8.82%) Huawei
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) Nortel
4 3 (8.82%) Sybase
5 2 (5.88%) Samsung
6 1 (2.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (2.94%) VMware