The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 38 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Legal 21 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.29% 3.30% 0.48%
As % of the General category 12.35% 9.81% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 3
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £31,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
Legal
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
170 214 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.69% 33.59% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 141 188 162
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Legal
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Legal Salary Trend in Merseyside

Legal
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Legal
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Liverpool +4 15 £22,000 -37.14% 4
Birkenhead - 4 £40,000 - 2
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) MCSE
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) MCSA
3 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (35.71%) Windows 8
4 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (17.86%) XenApp
4 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
4 5 (17.86%) MS Office
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (17.86%) Finance
5 4 (14.29%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 4 (14.29%) DHCP
5 4 (14.29%) DNS
5 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 4 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) WSUS
6 3 (10.71%) Visualfiles
6 3 (10.71%) VLAN

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) OpenEdge
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
1 4 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 3 (10.71%) VPN
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) VoIP
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) SSL
2 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) MPLS
2 3 (10.71%) DSL
2 3 (10.71%) H.323
2 3 (10.71%) IPsec
2 3 (10.71%) VLAN
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (10.71%) FCoE
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Law
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (35.71%) Administrator
1 10 (35.71%) Windows Administrator
1 10 (35.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
1 1 (3.57%) WPF
1 1 (3.57%) jQuery
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
1 1 (3.57%) CSS3
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
2 10 (35.71%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (10.71%) Security Patching
2 3 (10.71%) SDLC
3 2 (7.14%) Software Licensing
3 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Web Development
4 1 (3.57%) Time Management
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.57%) MVVM
4 1 (3.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) C#
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) MCSE
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (35.71%) MCSA
3 4 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) CCNP
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) XenApp
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
3 3 (10.71%) vSphere
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) WSUS
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) VMware
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) NetApp
4 3 (10.71%) Riverbed
4 3 (10.71%) Meraki
5 1 (3.57%) LexisNexis
5 1 (3.57%) Verint
5 1 (3.57%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.57%) Sage
5 1 (3.57%) Mitel
5 1 (3.57%) Avaya
Liverpool, Merseyside
Clayton Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + parking & tunnel pass
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Clayton Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Clayton Group
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago