The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 87 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Law 7 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.64% 2.53% -
As % of the General category 1.52% 5.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 26 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.57%
Law
Scotland

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

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
462 580 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.19% 48.90% 46.21%
Number of salaries quoted 275 365 251
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Law
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Law Salary Trend in Glasgow

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
4 9 (39.13%) Legal
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) MS Office
7 6 (26.09%) VMware
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) IIS
7 6 (26.09%) SAN
7 6 (26.09%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
8 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
8 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
8 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
8 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
9 4 (17.39%) Information Security Management
9 4 (17.39%) Security Management
9 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
9 4 (17.39%) Wireless
9 4 (17.39%) Information Security
9 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 4 (17.39%) VPN
9 4 (17.39%) CISSP
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (26.09%) IIS
2 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
3 4 (17.39%) Lync
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.70%) WorkSite
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) SAN
3 4 (17.39%) Wireless
3 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 4 (17.39%) VPN
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
4 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) WAN
5 2 (8.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (39.13%) Legal
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Back Office
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Information Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Security Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Security Operations Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) WPF
2 2 (8.70%) Silverlight
3 1 (4.35%) LINQ
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) Ajax
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Phone
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security Management
3 4 (17.39%) Security Management
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security
3 4 (17.39%) ISMS
3 4 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) SIEM
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Content Management
6 1 (4.35%) Document Management
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCSA
2 4 (17.39%) CEH
3 2 (8.70%) HNC
3 2 (8.70%) CIPD
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 4 (17.39%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
4 2 (8.70%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) EMC
4 2 (8.70%) LexisNexis
5 1 (4.35%) Interwoven