The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 8 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Permanent jobs citing Law 21 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 13.21% 1.10% 7.28%
As % of the General category 31.82% 2.60% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 10
Average salary £55,000 £26,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.53% -40.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £25,200 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £26,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Law
Essex

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

General Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
66 77 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 41.51% 42.54% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 62 68 59
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Law
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Law Salary Trend in Colchester

Law
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Law Salary Histogram in Colchester

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing Law 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 Law.

1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Citrix
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) SCOM
4 5 (21.74%) Legal
4 5 (21.74%) XenApp
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 4 (17.39%) UNIX
6 3 (13.04%) SAP
6 3 (13.04%) SLA
6 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
6 3 (13.04%) Thin Client
6 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
6 3 (13.04%) Degree
6 3 (13.04%) Fat Client
6 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
6 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
6 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (8.70%) ABAP
7 2 (8.70%) EDI
7 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing Law 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 Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP FI
1 2 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (8.70%) SAP CO
1 2 (8.70%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) VoIP
1 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
General
1 5 (21.74%) Legal
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
3 3 (13.04%) SAP Support
3 3 (13.04%) Testing Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Head of Testing
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Server Support Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Server Support
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Thin Client
1 3 (13.04%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
1 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
2 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
2 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
2 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
3 2 (8.70%) Budget Control
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) ITSM
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) CCA
2 2 (8.70%) PMP
2 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) XenApp
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCOM
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Citrix
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp