The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 106 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Legal 16 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.87% 1.32% 1.18%
As % of the General category 2.11% 4.30% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 16
Average salary £55,000 £28,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.98% +1.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
757 582 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.23% 30.83% 33.26%
Number of salaries quoted 510 429 523
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Legal
North West

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Legal
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Legal Salary Trend in Cheshire

Legal
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Legal
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Chester +9 2 £60,000 +66.66% 1
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (38.71%) Portfolio Management
2 11 (35.48%) .NET
3 10 (32.26%) Data Protection
4 9 (29.03%) Release Management
4 9 (29.03%) IBM Mainframe
4 9 (29.03%) Java
4 9 (29.03%) UNIX
4 9 (29.03%) Windows
4 9 (29.03%) IBM
4 9 (29.03%) Mainframe
4 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
4 9 (29.03%) Finance
4 9 (29.03%) Tandem
4 9 (29.03%) Cryptography
4 9 (29.03%) PKI
5 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
5 5 (16.13%) CCNA
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (16.13%) LAN
5 5 (16.13%) WLAN
5 5 (16.13%) WAN
5 5 (16.13%) VPN
5 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
5 5 (16.13%) Degree
6 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
6 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.68%) Information Security
7 3 (9.68%) Programme Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) LAN
1 5 (16.13%) WLAN
1 5 (16.13%) WAN
1 5 (16.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Analyst
1 5 (16.13%) Security Analyst
1 5 (16.13%) Network Support
2 4 (12.90%) Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Security Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Programme Manager
3 3 (9.68%) IT Programme Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Graduate
5 1 (3.23%) ETL Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Strategy Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) Ajax
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Tandem
1 9 (29.03%) Cryptography
1 9 (29.03%) PKI
1 9 (29.03%) Mainframe
1 9 (29.03%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) UNIX
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Portfolio Management
2 10 (32.26%) Data Protection
3 9 (29.03%) Release Management
3 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
6 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Time Management
6 3 (9.68%) Business Transformation
6 3 (9.68%) Information Security
6 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
6 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.45%) ETL
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (16.13%) CCNA
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CISA
2 1 (3.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) COBIT
1 1 (3.23%) COSO
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) IBM
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Informatica
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
Cheshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TalkTalk
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago