The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 40 61 38
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Law 13 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.40% 1.06% 4.46%
As % of the General category 8.90% 3.68% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 19
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +16.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Law
Merseyside

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

General Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
146 136 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.22% 28.81% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 126 120 150
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Law
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Law Salary Trend in Liverpool

Law
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Degree
3 14 (43.75%) CISSP
4 12 (37.50%) CISM
4 12 (37.50%) Information Security
4 12 (37.50%) ISSAP
4 12 (37.50%) ISSMP
5 11 (34.38%) Legal
5 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
6 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.00%) MS Office
7 8 (25.00%) Firewall
8 7 (21.88%) Retail
8 7 (21.88%) Linux
8 7 (21.88%) UNIX
8 7 (21.88%) Cisco
8 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
8 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
9 6 (18.75%) Coaching
9 6 (18.75%) ITIL
9 6 (18.75%) Service Management
10 5 (15.63%) Information Security Management
10 5 (15.63%) Security Management
10 5 (15.63%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
10 5 (15.63%) COBIT
10 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
10 5 (15.63%) PhD

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.13%) VoIP
General
1 11 (34.38%) Legal
2 7 (21.88%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Security Engineer
1 12 (37.50%) Information Security Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Service Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Case Management Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Blog
2 1 (3.13%) Social Media
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) UNIX
3 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Information Security
2 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) Service Management
3 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 6 (18.75%) Coaching
4 5 (15.63%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
4 5 (15.63%) Information Security Management
4 5 (15.63%) Security Management
5 4 (12.50%) ITSM
6 3 (9.38%) Time Management
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
1 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 14 (43.75%) CISSP
3 12 (37.50%) CISM
3 12 (37.50%) ISSAP
3 12 (37.50%) ISSMP
4 5 (15.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) COBIT
2 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.50%) SLA
3 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Splunk
3 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Dell