The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 178 171 195
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs citing Law 65 90 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.08% 1.35% 0.99%
As % of the General category 2.90% 3.59% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 57 52 64
Median salary £42,500 £34,250 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.08% +4.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,100 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £56,620 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Law
England

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

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2242 2510 2969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.25% 37.57% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1828 1949 2298
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,175 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Law
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Law Salary Trend in the North West

Law
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Law Salary Histogram in the North West

Law
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -12 48 £50,000 +42.85% 7
Merseyside -1 16 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Lancashire +5 1 £16,000 -36.00%
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Law 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 North West region with a requirement for Law.

1 63 (42.57%) Windows
2 55 (37.16%) Legal
3 46 (31.08%) SQL Server
4 43 (29.05%) SQL
4 43 (29.05%) ITIL
5 42 (28.38%) Active Directory
6 40 (27.03%) Windows Server
7 35 (23.65%) MS Excel
8 34 (22.97%) Finance
9 31 (20.95%) IIS
9 31 (20.95%) Microsoft
10 30 (20.27%) T-SQL
11 27 (18.24%) MS Office
12 25 (16.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 24 (16.22%) iManage
14 21 (14.19%) Blackberry
15 20 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 20 (13.51%) Project Management
16 19 (12.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (12.84%) PowerShell
16 19 (12.84%) Windows 7
16 19 (12.84%) Firewall
16 19 (12.84%) VMware
16 19 (12.84%) C#
16 19 (12.84%) SLA
17 18 (12.16%) SIEM
17 18 (12.16%) Enterprise Software
18 17 (11.49%) Data Centre
18 17 (11.49%) Case Management
19 16 (10.81%) Agile Software Development

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 31 (20.95%) IIS
2 20 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 10 (6.76%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (4.73%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.38%) Apache
5 5 (3.38%) Apache Spark
5 5 (3.38%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.70%) CMS
7 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 35 (23.65%) MS Excel
2 27 (18.24%) MS Office
3 3 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (3.38%) GitHub
1 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.38%) PaaS
2 2 (1.35%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.84%) Firewall
2 14 (9.46%) Network Security
3 13 (8.78%) DHCP
3 13 (8.78%) DNS
4 9 (6.08%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.73%) LAN
5 7 (4.73%) WAN
6 6 (4.05%) VPN
7 5 (3.38%) Internet
7 5 (3.38%) MPLS
8 4 (2.70%) IP Telephony
9 3 (2.03%) DSL
9 3 (2.03%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (2.03%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.03%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.03%) VPLS
10 2 (1.35%) Junos
10 2 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.35%) VLAN
11 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (31.08%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (12.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (9.46%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (7.43%) MySQL
6 10 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (3.38%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (3.38%) Data Mining
10 5 (3.38%) MongoDB
10 5 (3.38%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.03%) Data Mart
12 2 (1.35%) QlikView
12 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.68%) Big Data
13 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.38%) gulp
2 5 (3.38%) Maven
3 4 (2.70%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.70%) Selenium
4 3 (2.03%) JIRA
4 3 (2.03%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (2.03%) ReSharper
4 3 (2.03%) SonarQube
4 3 (2.03%) Subversion
5 2 (1.35%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 55 (37.16%) Legal
2 34 (22.97%) Finance
3 6 (4.05%) Banking
4 5 (3.38%) Games
4 5 (3.38%) iGaming
5 3 (2.03%) German Language
6 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) French Language
Job Titles
1 59 (39.86%) Analyst
2 35 (23.65%) Developer
3 34 (22.97%) Support Analyst
4 21 (14.19%) Applications Support
5 20 (13.51%) Applications Support Analyst
5 20 (13.51%) Service Analyst
6 18 (12.16%) Service Desk Analyst
7 16 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (9.46%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
9 13 (8.78%) Consultant
9 13 (8.78%) Software Analyst
9 13 (8.78%) Software Support Analyst
10 12 (8.11%) Security Consultant
11 11 (7.43%) DBA
11 11 (7.43%) SQL DBA
12 10 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support
13 8 (5.41%) Project Manager
13 8 (5.41%) Security Specialist
13 8 (5.41%) SQL Analyst
13 8 (5.41%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.11%) .NET
2 11 (7.43%) HTML
2 11 (7.43%) Web Services
3 10 (6.76%) CSS
4 8 (5.41%) HTML5
4 8 (5.41%) jQuery
4 8 (5.41%) REST
4 8 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (4.73%) .NET Framework
5 7 (4.73%) XML
6 5 (3.38%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.38%) Backbone.js
6 5 (3.38%) Hibernate
6 5 (3.38%) HTML5 Canvas
6 5 (3.38%) JAX-RS
6 5 (3.38%) Kafka
6 5 (3.38%) MDX
6 5 (3.38%) React
7 4 (2.70%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.19%) Blackberry
2 18 (12.16%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (11.49%) Data Centre
4 12 (8.11%) Replication
4 12 (8.11%) Security Operations Centre
5 9 (6.08%) iPad
6 4 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.03%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.35%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.68%) BYOD
9 1 (0.68%) iPhone
9 1 (0.68%) Life Science
9 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 63 (42.57%) Windows
2 40 (27.03%) Windows Server
3 19 (12.84%) Windows 7
4 13 (8.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.38%) CoreOS
6 5 (3.38%) Unix
7 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.05%) ITIL
2 20 (13.51%) Project Management
3 18 (12.16%) SIEM
4 17 (11.49%) Case Management
5 16 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.46%) Ticket Management
7 13 (8.78%) Performance Management
8 12 (8.11%) Compliance Management
8 12 (8.11%) CRM
8 12 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
8 12 (8.11%) Risk and Compliance Management
8 12 (8.11%) Security Architecture
8 12 (8.11%) Security Operations
8 12 (8.11%) Test Strategy
8 12 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (7.43%) ITSM
9 11 (7.43%) Release Management
9 11 (7.43%) Time Management
10 10 (6.76%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (6.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (29.05%) SQL
2 30 (20.27%) T-SQL
3 19 (12.84%) C#
3 19 (12.84%) PowerShell
4 11 (7.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.73%) Python
6 6 (4.05%) Ruby
7 5 (3.38%) C++
7 5 (3.38%) Java
7 5 (3.38%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.03%) XPath
9 2 (1.35%) PHP
9 2 (1.35%) VBA
9 2 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (8.78%) CISSP
1 13 (8.78%) Degree
2 12 (8.11%) IISP
3 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.38%) MCP
5 5 (3.38%) MCSA
5 5 (3.38%) MCSE
5 5 (3.38%) MOS
6 3 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.03%) MCDST
7 2 (1.35%) ISEB
7 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.68%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.84%) SLA
2 13 (8.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.78%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.03%) QA
4 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.68%) SDET
System Software
1 42 (28.38%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.11%) vSphere
3 5 (3.38%) Docker
3 5 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.70%) XenApp
4 4 (2.70%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.03%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (10.14%) WMI
2 10 (6.76%) QRadar
3 5 (3.38%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.38%) Puppet
4 2 (1.35%) SCOM
5 1 (0.68%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.22%) iManage
3 19 (12.84%) VMware
4 14 (9.46%) Citrix
5 12 (8.11%) ArcSight
5 12 (8.11%) Splunk
6 8 (5.41%) CheckPoint
6 8 (5.41%) Intel Security
6 8 (5.41%) Juniper
7 7 (4.73%) F5
7 7 (4.73%) MobileIron
8 5 (3.38%) Tableau
9 3 (2.03%) Avaya
9 3 (2.03%) Ektron
9 3 (2.03%) EMC
9 3 (2.03%) HP
10 2 (1.35%) AppSense
10 2 (1.35%) Cisco
11 1 (0.68%) Proofpoint
11 1 (0.68%) Riverbed
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