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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank - 106 72
Permanent jobs citing Law 0 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.60% 0.86%
As % of the General category - 2.01% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Average salary - £33,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Law
South East

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

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
303 348 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.95% 30.05% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 267 294 308
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Law
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Law Salary Trend in Kent

Law
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Sophos
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) CMS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Mitel
4 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
4 2 (28.57%) Document Management
4 2 (28.57%) WSUS
4 2 (28.57%) WorkSite
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) iPhone
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) MS Project
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) WorkSite
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
1 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) IT Trainer
1 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (28.57%) Trainer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Sophos
2 2 (28.57%) Mitel