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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 31 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Legal 8 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.81% 1.57% 0.49%
As % of the General category 9.30% 3.70% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £64,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
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 Middlesex region.

General Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
86 162 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 30.18% 42.41% 46.70%
Number of salaries quoted 52 118 167
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Legal
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Legal Salary Trend in Middlesex

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (61.90%) Risk Management
2 11 (52.38%) CISSP
2 11 (52.38%) Information Security
3 10 (47.62%) Security Management
3 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
4 8 (38.10%) Information Security Management
4 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (38.10%) ISMS
5 7 (33.33%) CISM
6 6 (28.57%) CRISC
7 5 (23.81%) COSO
7 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
8 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
8 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 3 (14.29%) ISO 14001
8 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (9.52%) Firewall
9 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
9 2 (9.52%) CCSP
9 2 (9.52%) CMDB
9 2 (9.52%) MBA

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Security Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Risk Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Information Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Information Risk Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Information Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Data Protection Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Sales Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) CMDB
5 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
5 1 (4.76%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Risk Management
2 11 (52.38%) Information Security
3 10 (47.62%) Security Management
4 8 (38.10%) Information Security Management
4 8 (38.10%) ISMS
4 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Revenue Management
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps
7 1 (4.76%) Practice Management
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CISSP
2 7 (33.33%) CISM
3 6 (28.57%) CRISC
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) CCSP
6 2 (9.52%) MBA
6 2 (9.52%) CCSA
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (23.81%) COSO
3 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
3 3 (14.29%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (4.76%) VMware
1 1 (4.76%) Google