Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Core Network Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Core Network Engineer
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 837 893
Rank change year-on-year +14 +56 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Core Network Engineer 17 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.023% 0.017% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.018% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 17
London median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +8.70% +16.46%
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,425 £36,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £50,000 £56,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +9.89% +15.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70899 72968 85123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 95.97% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55853 62987 72260
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,351 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Core Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Core Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Core Network Engineer in London

Core Network Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Core Network Engineer in London

Core Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Core Network Engineer in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Core Network Engineer in London

Core Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 across the London region featuring Core Network Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) WAN
1 17 (100.00%) CCIE
1 17 (100.00%) CCNP
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (100.00%) Juniper
1 17 (100.00%) MPLS
1 17 (100.00%) High Availability
2 15 (88.24%) Network Design
3 10 (58.82%) Bash Shell
3 10 (58.82%) Network Architecture
3 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
3 10 (58.82%) Perl
3 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Python
3 10 (58.82%) Low Latency
3 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
4 7 (41.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (41.18%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (41.18%) LAN
4 7 (41.18%) VPN
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 7 (41.18%) IPv4
4 7 (41.18%) IPv6
4 7 (41.18%) OSPF
4 7 (41.18%) BGP
4 7 (41.18%) Huawei
4 7 (41.18%) VLAN

Core Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 17 (100.00%) MPLS
1 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (41.18%) BGP
2 7 (41.18%) IPv4
2 7 (41.18%) IPv6
2 7 (41.18%) LAN
2 7 (41.18%) OSPF
2 7 (41.18%) VLAN
2 7 (41.18%) VPN
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
2 7 (41.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) High Availability
2 15 (88.24%) Network Design
3 10 (58.82%) Low Latency
3 10 (58.82%) Network Architecture
4 7 (41.18%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Bash Shell
1 10 (58.82%) Perl
1 10 (58.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) CCIE
1 17 (100.00%) CCNP
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Juniper
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Huawei