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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 183 194 194
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing Law 70 55 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.08% 0.79% 0.80%
As % of the General category 2.80% 1.99% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 53 44 51
Average salary £33,000 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £49,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
2503 2762 2784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.67% 39.86% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 2101 2244
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,350
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Manchester +8 45 £31,000 -4.61% 11
Merseyside +13 10 £36,500 -25.12% 2
Cheshire +5 9 £62,500 +11.11% 1
Lancashire -5 6 £30,250 +37.50% 3
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 48 (34.53%) Legal
2 45 (32.37%) Degree
3 42 (30.22%) Windows
4 31 (22.30%) Project Management
4 31 (22.30%) MS Office
5 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
6 29 (20.86%) MS Excel
6 29 (20.86%) SQL
6 29 (20.86%) Finance
7 24 (17.27%) ITIL
8 23 (16.55%) Windows 7
9 20 (14.39%) Business Development
10 19 (13.67%) Data Centre
11 17 (12.23%) Active Directory
12 16 (11.51%) PRINCE2
12 16 (11.51%) Performance Management
13 15 (10.79%) Marketing
13 15 (10.79%) Service Management
14 14 (10.07%) NHS
14 14 (10.07%) Mathematics
14 14 (10.07%) Mentoring
14 14 (10.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (9.35%) Service Delivery
15 13 (9.35%) Eclipse
16 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (8.63%) Programme Management
16 12 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (8.63%) Software Engineering
16 12 (8.63%) Visualfiles
16 12 (8.63%) Computer Science

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (4.32%) SharePoint
1 6 (4.32%) MS Exchange
1 6 (4.32%) IIS
1 6 (4.32%) CMS
2 5 (3.60%) Lync
2 5 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.16%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.44%) WorkSite
4 2 (1.44%) WordPress
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.72%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 31 (22.30%) MS Office
2 29 (20.86%) MS Excel
3 11 (7.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.88%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.88%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) SaaS
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.19%) VPN
2 6 (4.32%) DHCP
3 4 (2.88%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.88%) DNS
4 3 (2.16%) CTI
4 3 (2.16%) Firewall
5 2 (1.44%) DDNS
5 2 (1.44%) IPsec
5 2 (1.44%) SAN
5 2 (1.44%) LAN
5 2 (1.44%) VoIP
5 2 (1.44%) WAN
6 1 (0.72%) Intranet
6 1 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.16%) OLTP
3 3 (2.16%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.44%) QlikView
5 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (9.35%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.16%) Ant
2 3 (2.16%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.44%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.44%) Subversion
3 2 (1.44%) JIRA
General
1 48 (34.53%) Legal
2 29 (20.86%) Finance
3 15 (10.79%) Marketing
4 10 (7.19%) Games
5 5 (3.60%) Banking
5 5 (3.60%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.88%) Retail
6 4 (2.88%) Back Office
7 3 (2.16%) iGaming
8 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.44%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 40 (28.78%) Developer
2 20 (14.39%) Analyst
3 13 (9.35%) Team Leader
4 11 (7.91%) IT Support
5 10 (7.19%) Transition Manager
5 10 (7.19%) Programme Manager
5 10 (7.19%) Support Analyst
6 9 (6.47%) IT Support Analyst
6 9 (6.47%) Consultant
7 7 (5.04%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.32%) Administrator
8 6 (4.32%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 6 (4.32%) Technical Team Leader
9 5 (3.60%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.60%) Security Consultant
9 5 (3.60%) Procurement Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.60%) Service Transition Manager
10 4 (2.88%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.76%) HTML
1 8 (5.76%) .NET
2 5 (3.60%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.60%) CSS
2 5 (3.60%) OpenGL
2 5 (3.60%) DirectX
2 5 (3.60%) HTML5
3 4 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.88%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.16%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.16%) Java EE
4 3 (2.16%) JSON
4 3 (2.16%) Servlets
4 3 (2.16%) SOAP
4 3 (2.16%) Web Services
4 3 (2.16%) XML
4 3 (2.16%) WSDL
5 2 (1.44%) WPF
5 2 (1.44%) jQuery
5 2 (1.44%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.67%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.07%) NHS
2 14 (10.07%) Mathematics
3 12 (8.63%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.19%) Freedom of Information
5 8 (5.76%) Physics
5 8 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.04%) Animation
7 6 (4.32%) Blackberry
8 5 (3.60%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.60%) Life Science
9 4 (2.88%) iPhone
9 4 (2.88%) iPad
10 3 (2.16%) Statistics
10 3 (2.16%) Online Games
10 3 (2.16%) IVR
11 2 (1.44%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (1.44%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.72%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.22%) Windows
2 23 (16.55%) Windows 7
3 10 (7.19%) Windows XP
4 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.88%) Linux
7 3 (2.16%) UNIX
7 3 (2.16%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.30%) Project Management
2 24 (17.27%) ITIL
3 20 (14.39%) Business Development
4 16 (11.51%) Performance Management
4 16 (11.51%) PRINCE2
5 15 (10.79%) Service Management
6 14 (10.07%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (10.07%) Mentoring
7 13 (9.35%) Service Delivery
8 12 (8.63%) Programme Management
8 12 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (8.63%) Software Engineering
9 11 (7.91%) Document Management
9 11 (7.91%) Data Analysis
9 11 (7.91%) Data Management
9 11 (7.91%) Data Protection
10 10 (7.19%) Incident Management
10 10 (7.19%) Supply Chain Management
11 9 (6.47%) Workflow
11 9 (6.47%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 29 (20.86%) SQL
2 9 (6.47%) C#
3 5 (3.60%) C++
3 5 (3.60%) Java
3 5 (3.60%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.88%) VB
5 3 (2.16%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.44%) VBScript
7 1 (0.72%) Python
7 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (32.37%) Degree
2 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (7.19%) MCDST
3 10 (7.19%) MCITP
4 7 (5.04%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.04%) ISEB
5 6 (4.32%) A+ Certification
5 6 (4.32%) MOS
6 5 (3.60%) CISSP
7 4 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.44%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.44%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (3.60%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.88%) COBIT
3 3 (2.16%) QA
4 2 (1.44%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (12.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.88%) XenApp
3 3 (2.16%) XenServer
3 3 (2.16%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.16%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.44%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) WSUS
1 3 (2.16%) SCCM
2 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.91%) Citrix
3 8 (5.76%) Splunk
4 7 (5.04%) ArcSight
4 7 (5.04%) ServiceNow
4 7 (5.04%) VMware
5 5 (3.60%) LexisNexis
6 4 (2.88%) Interwoven
6 4 (2.88%) FrontRange
7 3 (2.16%) Avaya
7 3 (2.16%) Genesys
7 3 (2.16%) Oracle
7 3 (2.16%) Cisco
7 3 (2.16%) Google
8 2 (1.44%) Capita
8 2 (1.44%) HP
9 1 (0.72%) Sage
9 1 (0.72%) Mitel
9 1 (0.72%) Barracuda Networks
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits package
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits package
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
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hronline
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + generous benefits package
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