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 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
Legal
Rank 89 105 33
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -72
Permanent jobs citing Legal 7 8 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.72% 0.69% 5.64%
As % of the General category 2.31% 2.30% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 44
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +28.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,125 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.38%
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
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%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 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
Dartford - 3 £37,500 -
Maidstone +20 2 £62,500 +19.04% 2
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 13 (36.11%) SQL
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
1 13 (36.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (27.78%) MS Office
3 9 (25.00%) Finance
4 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 8 (22.22%) Project Management
5 7 (19.44%) Information Security
5 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
6 6 (16.67%) Advertising
6 6 (16.67%) Publishing
6 6 (16.67%) Windows
6 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 6 (16.67%) ETL
6 6 (16.67%) Information Architecture
6 6 (16.67%) New Media
6 6 (16.67%) F5
6 6 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle
7 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
7 5 (13.89%) HTML
7 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
7 5 (13.89%) Juniper
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco
7 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
7 5 (13.89%) Firewall

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) WorkSite
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Office
2 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) Network Security
3 4 (11.11%) LAN
3 4 (11.11%) WAN
3 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.33%) Internet
4 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 3 (8.33%) VoIP
4 3 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.78%) LDAP
5 1 (2.78%) DNS
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Advertising
2 6 (16.67%) Publishing
3 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.33%) Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 4 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
3 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Change Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Telephony Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) ETL Developer
5 2 (5.56%) MI Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.67%) New Media
2 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) AIX
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (22.22%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Information Security
3 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) ETL
4 6 (16.67%) Information Architecture
5 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 4 (11.11%) System Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
8 2 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 4 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) VB
4 2 (5.56%) VBA
5 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) CCNA
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) VCP4
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) OpenView
1 1 (2.78%) Control-M
1 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.78%) Nessus
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) F5
3 5 (13.89%) Juniper
3 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco
4 4 (11.11%) Websense
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 3 (8.33%) Avaya
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Sun
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.78%) McAfee
6 1 (2.78%) Veritas
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Harris Global
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits & career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago