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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 31 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Law 4 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.68% 4.58% 3.57%
As % of the General category 11.43% 12.28% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 6
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £36,148
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% +10.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £37,500 £25,295
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £44,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
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
35 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 23.49% 37.25% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 56
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,295
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Service Management
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) ITSM
5 5 (35.71%) NetApp
5 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
5 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (35.71%) XenApp
5 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL V2
6 4 (28.57%) assyst
6 4 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (28.57%) Remedy
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
7 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (7.14%) MS Office
8 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
8 1 (7.14%) SCOM
8 1 (7.14%) Incident Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) assyst
1 4 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Release Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Problem Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Server Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Server Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Server Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Service Management
3 5 (35.71%) ITSM
3 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL V2
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Citrix
1 5 (35.71%) NetApp
2 4 (28.57%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat