The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 83 91 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs citing Legal 9 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.95% 0.95% 2.08%
As % of the General category 3.00% 3.73% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 20
Average salary £42,500 £43,125 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,650 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £51,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Legal
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
300 295 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.51% 25.47% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 249 253 272
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,200 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Legal across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Legal
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Legal across the Bedfordshire region.

Legal Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Legal
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Legal
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Luton +8 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Bedford - 1 £70,000 -
Legal
East of England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Legal also 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 that cited Legal.

1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) Replication
4 5 (27.78%) Clustering
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
4 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) High Availability
5 4 (22.22%) CRM
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 3 (16.67%) Information Security
6 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (16.67%) CCNP
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 3 (16.67%) SaaS
7 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Legal also 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 that cited Legal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Lync
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP MM
1 1 (5.56%) SAP PP
1 1 (5.56%) SAP PM
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) DBA
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server DBA
1 5 (27.78%) SQL DBA
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Customer Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Customer Service Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) EDI
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (5.56%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Replication
1 5 (27.78%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) High Availability
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) Security Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Security Patching
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
1 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) ABAP
3 1 (5.56%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Proofpoint
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) SAP