The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 75 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Legal 20 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.01% 1.12% 1.01%
As % of the General category 5.36% 2.96% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 6
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
Legal
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
373 405 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.41% 37.82% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 265 336 247
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Legal
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Legal Salary Trend in Kent

Legal
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Kent

Legal
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Maidstone +3 7 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (23.33%) Java
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.00%) VB
5 6 (20.00%) .NET
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.00%) ETL
5 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (20.00%) Publishing
5 6 (20.00%) Information Security
5 6 (20.00%) F5
6 5 (16.67%) REST
6 5 (16.67%) Spring Integration
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 5 (16.67%) MVC
6 5 (16.67%) Firewall
6 5 (16.67%) VB6
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (16.67%) Spring
6 5 (16.67%) Maven
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (16.67%) JSON

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) Network Security
3 3 (10.00%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 3 (10.00%) LDAP
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.33%) VLAN
5 1 (3.33%) Intranet
5 1 (3.33%) Internet
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (13.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Maven
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Publishing
3 4 (13.33%) Marketing
4 3 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Database Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) ETL Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Telephony Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Project Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) REST
2 5 (16.67%) Spring Integration
2 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 5 (16.67%) Spring
2 5 (16.67%) JSON
2 5 (16.67%) Dojo
2 5 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) HACMP
3 1 (3.33%) New Media
3 1 (3.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) UNIX
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.00%) AIX
3 3 (10.00%) Solaris
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (20.00%) ETL
1 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Information Security
2 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 5 (16.67%) MVC
2 5 (16.67%) OOD
2 5 (16.67%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) OO
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) PRINCE
4 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Network Management
5 2 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Java
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.00%) VB
3 5 (16.67%) VB6
3 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) VBScript
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) CCSE
2 1 (3.33%) APMP
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CCSA
2 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) NFS
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
1 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (10.00%) Control-M
1 3 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) F5
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 5 (16.67%) Juniper
3 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 4 (13.33%) Websense
5 3 (10.00%) Veritas
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.00%) IBM
5 3 (10.00%) Sun
5 3 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Dell
6 2 (6.67%) Clearswift
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (3.33%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.33%) Capita
7 1 (3.33%) Avaya
7 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey / Kent
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Posted: 27 days ago