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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
North West / Merseyside
Rank 52 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Legal 14 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.43% 3.29% 0.60%
As % of the General category 7.04% 7.49% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 2
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +76.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £18,000 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,100 £21,850
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -

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
199 227 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.61% 43.91% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 145 165 160
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £52,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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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 21 February 2017.

Legal Salary Histogram in Merseyside

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Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool 0 6 £50,000 +17.64%
Wirral -10 6 - -
Legal
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Legal.

1 15 (68.18%) Law
2 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) iPad
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
6 6 (27.27%) Case Management
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (27.27%) IP Telephony
6 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (27.27%) Avaya
6 6 (27.27%) Citrix
6 6 (27.27%) SLA
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
9 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.64%) ETL
9 3 (13.64%) CISSP
9 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
9 3 (13.64%) Security Management
9 3 (13.64%) CISA
9 3 (13.64%) CISM
9 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.55%) Power BI
3 1 (4.55%) QlikView
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (68.18%) Law
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (27.27%) Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) IT Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Network Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Network Support
2 6 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Systems Support
3 5 (22.73%) IT Support
3 5 (22.73%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Business Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Information Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Security Manager
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) HPUX
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Case Management
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
2 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity Management
2 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.64%) ETL
2 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
2 3 (13.64%) Information Security
2 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
2 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
2 3 (13.64%) Security Management
3 2 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Analytics
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CISA
1 3 (13.64%) CISM
1 3 (13.64%) CISSP
1 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
2 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) ISO22301
3 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Avaya
3 6 (27.27%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat