The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank - 72 65
Permanent jobs citing Legal 0 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.24% 1.25%
As % of the General category - 3.28% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £22,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -64.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +12.58%
Legal
South West

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

General Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
310 274 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 39.34% 37.90% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 216 211 175
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Legal
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Legal Salary Trend in Dorset

Legal
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
1 5 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (100.00%) SailPoint

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Security Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) SailPoint
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
Weymouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago