The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 105 142 115
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -27
Permanent jobs citing Legal 142 120 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.51% 1.70% 2.24%
As % of the General category 6.37% 4.15% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 87 90 123
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Legal
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
2229 2891 2275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.34% 40.91% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1816 2375 1828
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Legal
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Legal Salary Trend in the North West

Legal
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Legal Salary Histogram in the North West

Legal
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 Legal within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +33 84 £38,500 +40.00% 12
Cheshire +26 32 £52,500 +25.74% 4
Merseyside +6 25 £42,500 +58.87% 3
Lancashire +13 2 £26,250 -45.02% 1
Cumbria - 1 £22,500 -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 173 (54.06%) Finance
2 106 (33.13%) Law
3 88 (27.50%) ITIL
4 82 (25.63%) Windows
5 78 (24.38%) Microsoft
6 70 (21.88%) MS Office
7 65 (20.31%) Service Management
8 62 (19.38%) MS Excel
9 55 (17.19%) Risk Management
10 52 (16.25%) Management Information System
11 49 (15.31%) Degree
12 48 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (15.00%) Active Directory
13 47 (14.69%) Blackberry
14 43 (13.44%) SQL Server
15 42 (13.13%) SQL
15 42 (13.13%) Project Management
16 41 (12.81%) .NET
17 40 (12.50%) Citrix
17 40 (12.50%) Information Security
17 40 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
18 36 (11.25%) Service Delivery
18 36 (11.25%) C#
18 36 (11.25%) Windows 7
19 34 (10.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 34 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
20 32 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
21 30 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 28 (8.75%) German Language
22 28 (8.75%) Security Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 34 (10.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 20 (6.25%) CMS
3 18 (5.63%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.75%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.88%) Confluence
6 6 (1.88%) IIS
7 5 (1.56%) Drupal
7 5 (1.56%) WordPress
8 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.94%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.94%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.63%) Apache
10 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.63%) SAS
11 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 70 (21.88%) MS Office
2 62 (19.38%) MS Excel
3 18 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.81%) MS Project
5 6 (1.88%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (6.56%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.25%) SaaS
2 3 (0.94%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.63%) Office 365
3 2 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.63%) Firewall
2 14 (4.38%) VPN
3 11 (3.44%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.44%) WebEx
4 8 (2.50%) tcpdump
4 8 (2.50%) Wireshark
5 7 (2.19%) Network Security
6 6 (1.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (1.56%) LAN
7 5 (1.56%) Wireless
8 4 (1.25%) DHCP
8 4 (1.25%) DNS
8 4 (1.25%) Intranet
9 3 (0.94%) MPLS
9 3 (0.94%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.94%) VLAN
9 3 (0.94%) VoIP
10 2 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (0.63%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.44%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (2.81%) MySQL
4 9 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (1.56%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.56%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.25%) OLAP
7 4 (1.25%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (1.25%) QlikView
8 3 (0.94%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.63%) Redis
10 1 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (4.06%) JIRA
2 7 (2.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.19%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.56%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.25%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.25%) HP UFT
4 4 (1.25%) NUnit
4 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.94%) Selenium
6 2 (0.63%) Moq
6 2 (0.63%) MSTest
6 2 (0.63%) PhpStorm
6 2 (0.63%) Redmine
6 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.63%) tSQLt
7 1 (0.31%) Appium
7 1 (0.31%) Gradle
7 1 (0.31%) Maven
7 1 (0.31%) MSI
7 1 (0.31%) TestPartner
General
1 173 (54.06%) Finance
2 106 (33.13%) Law
3 28 (8.75%) German Language
4 27 (8.44%) Banking
5 20 (6.25%) Retail
6 11 (3.44%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.19%) Marketing
8 6 (1.88%) Corporate Banking
8 6 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.88%) Publishing
9 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.94%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Billing
11 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (31.88%) Analyst
2 56 (17.50%) Developer
3 30 (9.38%) Service Analyst
4 22 (6.88%) Support Analyst
5 21 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
5 21 (6.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 20 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
7 19 (5.94%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
8 17 (5.31%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 14 (4.38%) .NET Developer
9 14 (4.38%) IT Manager
10 13 (4.06%) Development Manager
10 13 (4.06%) SQL Developer
11 12 (3.75%) Project Manager
12 11 (3.44%) C# Developer
12 11 (3.44%) IT Analyst
12 11 (3.44%) Service Manager
13 10 (3.13%) Support Engineer
14 9 (2.81%) Consultant
14 9 (2.81%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (12.81%) .NET
2 18 (5.63%) XML
3 17 (5.31%) HTML
4 16 (5.00%) CSS
5 11 (3.44%) .NET Framework
5 11 (3.44%) HTML5
5 11 (3.44%) Web Services
6 8 (2.50%) AngularJS
7 7 (2.19%) WCF
8 6 (1.88%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.88%) RESTful
9 5 (1.56%) jQuery
9 5 (1.56%) Symfony
9 5 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (1.25%) SOAP
11 3 (0.94%) Ajax
12 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.63%) LAMP
12 2 (0.63%) LINQ
12 2 (0.63%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.25%) Management Information System
2 47 (14.69%) Blackberry
3 34 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.19%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.88%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.88%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (1.88%) Life Science
7 5 (1.56%) Raspberry Pi
8 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.25%) Replication
8 4 (1.25%) Statistics
9 3 (0.94%) Clustering
9 3 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (0.94%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.94%) Handset
9 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.94%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.63%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (0.63%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 82 (25.63%) Windows
2 36 (11.25%) Windows 7
3 20 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 17 (5.31%) Windows XP
5 15 (4.69%) Linux
6 11 (3.44%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.94%) Android
9 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.31%) Unix
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (27.50%) ITIL
2 65 (20.31%) Service Management
3 55 (17.19%) Risk Management
4 48 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (13.13%) Project Management
6 40 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 40 (12.50%) Information Security
7 36 (11.25%) Service Delivery
8 32 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (8.75%) Security Management
10 27 (8.44%) Case Management
10 27 (8.44%) Incident Management
11 26 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (7.19%) ITIL V3
13 20 (6.25%) PRINCE2
14 19 (5.94%) Document Management
14 19 (5.94%) People Management
15 18 (5.63%) Mentoring
15 18 (5.63%) Security Operations
16 16 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (13.13%) SQL
2 36 (11.25%) C#
3 19 (5.94%) JavaScript
4 18 (5.63%) T-SQL
5 15 (4.69%) VB.NET
6 11 (3.44%) Java
7 8 (2.50%) PHP
7 8 (2.50%) VBScript
8 7 (2.19%) VBA
9 6 (1.88%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.88%) VB
10 5 (1.56%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.94%) ANSI SQL
12 2 (0.63%) C
12 2 (0.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.63%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.63%) VB6
13 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.31%) Python
13 1 (0.31%) XAML
Qualifications
1 49 (15.31%) Degree
2 28 (8.75%) ITIL Certification
3 22 (6.88%) CISSP
4 19 (5.94%) CISM
5 14 (4.38%) CISA
6 11 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (2.81%) PMI Certification
7 9 (2.81%) PMP
8 8 (2.50%) MCSA
8 8 (2.50%) MOS
9 7 (2.19%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.88%) ISEB
10 6 (1.88%) MCP
11 5 (1.56%) HND
12 4 (1.25%) MCSE
13 3 (0.94%) CCNP
13 3 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.94%) SANS
13 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.25%) FATCA
1 20 (6.25%) Solvency II
2 15 (4.69%) SLA
3 13 (4.06%) QA
4 11 (3.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (2.50%) PCI DSS
6 6 (1.88%) Data Quality
6 6 (1.88%) P3O
6 6 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.94%) Val IT
8 2 (0.63%) COBIT
8 2 (0.63%) ISO27002
System Software
1 48 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.88%) Terminal Server
3 10 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.88%) Snort
5 3 (0.94%) XenApp
6 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.63%) vSphere
7 1 (0.31%) Docker
7 1 (0.31%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.31%) Firmware
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.88%) EnCase
1 6 (1.88%) SCCM
2 4 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.63%) logstash
4 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.31%) Puppet
4 1 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.31%) WMI
Vendors
1 78 (24.38%) Microsoft
2 40 (12.50%) Citrix
3 20 (6.25%) VMware
4 16 (5.00%) AppSense
5 11 (3.44%) IBM
6 10 (3.13%) Interwoven
6 10 (3.13%) Twitter
7 8 (2.50%) Oracle
8 7 (2.19%) Cisco
8 7 (2.19%) iManage
9 6 (1.88%) LexisNexis
9 6 (1.88%) NetWitness
10 5 (1.56%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.56%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.56%) HP
11 4 (1.25%) AlienVault
11 4 (1.25%) Avaya
11 4 (1.25%) SAP
11 4 (1.25%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.94%) Red Gate
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £49000 - £61000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Nelson, Lancashire
Daisy Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + bens + flexi time
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 21 days ago