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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 179 151 166
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Permanent jobs citing Legal 74 120 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.00% 1.50% 1.31%
As % of the General category 2.95% 4.20% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 59 105 84
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £26,900 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £70,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%
Legal
England

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

General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2508 2858 2798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.76% 35.84% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1993 2275 2198
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Legal
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Legal Salary Trend in the East of England

Legal
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in the East of England

Legal
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Hertfordshire -56 27 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Cambridgeshire +7 16 £46,250 -28.84% 2
Bedfordshire +5 11 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Essex +4 11 £38,500 -34.46% 1
Suffolk - 9 £45,000 - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 73 (46.79%) Finance
2 41 (26.28%) Microsoft
3 35 (22.44%) Windows
4 30 (19.23%) MS Excel
5 25 (16.03%) ITIL
5 25 (16.03%) Citrix
6 24 (15.38%) Project Management
7 22 (14.10%) Telecoms
7 22 (14.10%) Law
8 20 (12.82%) Degree
8 20 (12.82%) Risk Management
8 20 (12.82%) SQL
8 20 (12.82%) SQL Server
9 19 (12.18%) Cisco
10 18 (11.54%) VMware
11 17 (10.90%) Information Security
11 17 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (8.97%) LAN
13 14 (8.97%) WAN
14 13 (8.33%) Management Information System
14 13 (8.33%) Games
14 13 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (7.69%) MS Office
16 11 (7.05%) MCSE
16 11 (7.05%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (7.05%) MS PowerPoint
16 11 (7.05%) VMware ESX

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 8 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.21%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (1.92%) Lync
3 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.64%) IIS
4 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.69%) MS Office
3 11 (7.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (6.41%) PTC Creo
4 10 (6.41%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 5 (3.21%) MS Visio
6 4 (2.56%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.64%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.64%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.64%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.97%) LAN
1 14 (8.97%) WAN
2 6 (3.85%) SAN
3 5 (3.21%) Firewall
3 5 (3.21%) Wireless
3 5 (3.21%) NAS
4 4 (2.56%) PBX
5 3 (1.92%) DNS
5 3 (1.92%) Broadband
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.28%) Network Security
7 1 (0.64%) Wireless Security
7 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.64%) Intranet
7 1 (0.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.56%) MySQL
7 3 (1.92%) MS Access
8 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
General
1 73 (46.79%) Finance
2 22 (14.10%) Law
2 22 (14.10%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.33%) Games
4 11 (7.05%) Manufacturing
5 10 (6.41%) Electronics
6 4 (2.56%) Marketing
7 2 (1.28%) Banking
7 2 (1.28%) Retail
7 2 (1.28%) Billing
8 1 (0.64%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (14.10%) Analyst
2 11 (7.05%) Business Analyst
2 11 (7.05%) Consultant
2 11 (7.05%) Senior Manager
3 10 (6.41%) Mechanical Engineer
4 8 (5.13%) DBA
4 8 (5.13%) Project Manager
4 8 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
4 8 (5.13%) SQL DBA
5 7 (4.49%) IT Business Analyst
5 7 (4.49%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 7 (4.49%) Administrator
5 7 (4.49%) Design Engineer
6 6 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (3.85%) IT Manager
6 6 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (3.85%) Server Specialist
6 6 (3.85%) Windows Server Specialist
6 6 (3.85%) Head of Infrastructure
7 5 (3.21%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.49%) .NET
2 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.56%) HTML
3 2 (1.28%) CSS
3 2 (1.28%) XML
3 2 (1.28%) XSLT
4 1 (0.64%) EDI
4 1 (0.64%) Middleware
4 1 (0.64%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.64%) BAPI
4 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.64%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.13%) Replication
3 8 (5.13%) Clustering
3 8 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.21%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (2.56%) Cybercrime
5 4 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (2.56%) PKI
5 4 (2.56%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.92%) Life Science
6 3 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.64%) iSeries
8 1 (0.64%) iPad
8 1 (0.64%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.64%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.44%) Windows
2 11 (7.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (6.41%) Linux
4 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.85%) Android
4 6 (3.85%) UNIX
5 4 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.28%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) VMS
7 1 (0.64%) AIX
7 1 (0.64%) Solaris
7 1 (0.64%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.03%) ITIL
2 24 (15.38%) Project Management
3 20 (12.82%) Risk Management
4 17 (10.90%) Information Security
5 15 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (7.05%) Migration
8 10 (6.41%) CAD
9 9 (5.77%) Time Management
10 8 (5.13%) Information Management
10 8 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (5.13%) High Availability
11 7 (4.49%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.49%) PRINCE2
11 7 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.49%) Practice Management
11 7 (4.49%) Supplier Management
12 6 (3.85%) Business Development
12 6 (3.85%) People Management
12 6 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.82%) SQL
2 10 (6.41%) T-SQL
3 4 (2.56%) C#
3 4 (2.56%) MATLAB
3 4 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.28%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.28%) VB
5 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.64%) ABAP
5 1 (0.64%) VBA
5 1 (0.64%) Python
5 1 (0.64%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.64%) Perl
5 1 (0.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (12.82%) Degree
2 12 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (7.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.05%) MCSE
4 10 (6.41%) ISEB
5 9 (5.77%) CISA
5 9 (5.77%) CISM
6 8 (5.13%) CISSP
7 7 (4.49%) CCNP
8 6 (3.85%) HND
9 5 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (2.56%) CRISC
11 3 (1.92%) ACCA
11 3 (1.92%) CCNA
11 3 (1.92%) CIMA
12 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (1.28%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.64%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.21%) SLA
3 4 (2.56%) COBIT
4 3 (1.92%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.28%) COSO
5 2 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.05%) VMware ESX
2 7 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.64%) Firmware
5 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (3.85%) SCOM
2 4 (2.56%) SCCM
3 3 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.64%) Nessus
Vendors
1 41 (26.28%) Microsoft
2 25 (16.03%) Citrix
3 19 (12.18%) Cisco
4 18 (11.54%) VMware
5 6 (3.85%) IBM
6 5 (3.21%) SAP
6 5 (3.21%) Juniper
7 4 (2.56%) i2
7 4 (2.56%) Apple
7 4 (2.56%) Symbian
7 4 (2.56%) Brocade
7 4 (2.56%) LexisNexis
8 3 (1.92%) Proofpoint
8 3 (1.92%) VocaLink
8 3 (1.92%) HP
8 3 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.92%) Symantec
9 2 (1.28%) Oracle
9 2 (1.28%) Teradata
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