The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 41 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Law 19 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.33% 2.68% 3.79%
As % of the General category 9.09% 7.59% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 23
Average salary £40,750 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,100 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Law
North West

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

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
209 224 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.67% 35.33% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 188 188 177
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £25,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Law
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Law Salary Trend in Merseyside

Law
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Law Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Law
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 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
Liverpool +10 14 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Wirral - 1 £38,000 -
Law
North West

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 11 (39.29%) Windows
1 11 (39.29%) Firewall
1 11 (39.29%) Retail
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) CISSP
3 9 (32.14%) Legal
4 8 (28.57%) Information Security
4 8 (28.57%) ISSAP
4 8 (28.57%) ISSMP
4 8 (28.57%) CISM
4 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco
4 8 (28.57%) Project Management
4 8 (28.57%) UNIX
4 8 (28.57%) Linux
4 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (21.43%) Web Services
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.29%) .NET
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Workflow
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (10.71%) IIS
7 3 (10.71%) MS Office
7 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
7 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (10.71%) IIS
1 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Firewall
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.57%) Firebug
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (39.29%) Retail
2 9 (32.14%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Security Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Information Security Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.71%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Change Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Blog
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) UNIX
3 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Project Management
1 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 8 (28.57%) Information Security
2 4 (14.29%) Workflow
2 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (7.14%) Logistics
4 2 (7.14%) B2B
4 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Security Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C#
1 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) CISSP
3 8 (28.57%) CISM
3 8 (28.57%) ISSAP
3 8 (28.57%) ISSMP
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco
1 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Splunk
3 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter
4 1 (3.57%) Google
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Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago