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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 158 140 134
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Legal 99 111 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.54% 1.58% 1.83%
As % of the General category 3.95% 4.19% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 81 91 114
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
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
2506 2648 2646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.02% 37.64% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1887 1970 2088
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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 -6 70 £31,000 -6.06% 28
Cheshire +11 20 £42,500 -34.61% 6
Merseyside +9 7 £22,000 -12.00% 10
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 69 (31.36%) Microsoft
2 59 (26.82%) MS Excel
2 59 (26.82%) Windows
3 57 (25.91%) MS Office
3 57 (25.91%) Law
4 54 (24.55%) Finance
5 51 (23.18%) ITIL
6 40 (18.18%) Degree
7 36 (16.36%) Windows 7
8 34 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (14.55%) SQL
10 29 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (11.36%) Marketing
12 22 (10.00%) Document Management
13 21 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (9.55%) Project Management
13 21 (9.55%) CRM
14 20 (9.09%) MCDST
14 20 (9.09%) Incident Management
14 20 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
15 19 (8.64%) SharePoint
16 18 (8.18%) E-Commerce
16 18 (8.18%) Active Directory
17 17 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (7.73%) MCITP
17 17 (7.73%) Social Media
18 16 (7.27%) Web Design
19 15 (6.82%) Content Management
19 15 (6.82%) Security Cleared
20 14 (6.36%) Time Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 19 (8.64%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.73%) IIS
5 5 (2.27%) WordPress
6 4 (1.82%) Lync
6 4 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.36%) WorkSite
8 2 (0.91%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.45%) CMS
9 1 (0.45%) SAS
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.45%) Node.js
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 59 (26.82%) MS Excel
2 57 (25.91%) MS Office
3 6 (2.73%) MS Project
4 5 (2.27%) Acrobat
4 5 (2.27%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.82%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.91%) InDesign
7 2 (0.91%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 8 (3.64%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.82%) Office 365
2 2 (0.91%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.09%) VPN
2 7 (3.18%) Network Security
3 6 (2.73%) Firewall
4 5 (2.27%) Internet
5 4 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.82%) LAN
5 4 (1.82%) WAN
5 4 (1.82%) Extranet
6 3 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.36%) DHCP
6 3 (1.36%) DNS
6 3 (1.36%) WebEx
6 3 (1.36%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.36%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.91%) VoIP
7 2 (0.91%) Intranet
7 2 (0.91%) MPLS
8 1 (0.45%) IPsec
8 1 (0.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.36%) Big Data
5 3 (1.36%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.91%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.91%) MySQL
6 2 (0.91%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) Impala
7 1 (0.45%) QlikView
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.45%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (2.27%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.82%) Selenium
2 4 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.45%) Xcode
4 1 (0.45%) Servoy
4 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 57 (25.91%) Law
2 54 (24.55%) Finance
3 25 (11.36%) Marketing
4 11 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.64%) Banking
6 5 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.36%) Games
7 3 (1.36%) German Language
8 2 (0.91%) French Language
8 2 (0.91%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.91%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.91%) Retail
9 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (22.27%) Analyst
2 28 (12.73%) Developer
3 26 (11.82%) Team Leader
4 14 (6.36%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 13 (5.91%) Trainer
5 13 (5.91%) Technical Team Leader
6 11 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 11 (5.00%) IT Support
7 10 (4.55%) IT Trainer
8 9 (4.09%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.18%) Service Analyst
9 7 (3.18%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (3.18%) Case Management Developer
10 6 (2.73%) Security Analyst
10 6 (2.73%) Information Security Analyst
10 6 (2.73%) Information Analyst
11 5 (2.27%) Operations Analyst
11 5 (2.27%) Security Manager
11 5 (2.27%) Business Analyst
11 5 (2.27%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.64%) HTML
2 6 (2.73%) CSS
3 5 (2.27%) .NET
4 4 (1.82%) Web Services
5 3 (1.36%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.91%) RESTful
6 2 (0.91%) jQuery
6 2 (0.91%) JSON
6 2 (0.91%) REST
6 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.45%) DHTML
7 1 (0.45%) XML
7 1 (0.45%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.45%) WF
7 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.73%) Social Media
3 12 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.64%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.73%) Life Science
6 5 (2.27%) iPhone
6 5 (2.27%) iPad
7 4 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.82%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.36%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.36%) User Experience
9 2 (0.91%) Animation
9 2 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.91%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.91%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.45%) IVR
10 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.45%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.45%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 59 (26.82%) Windows
2 36 (16.36%) Windows 7
3 8 (3.64%) Windows 8
4 6 (2.73%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.27%) Windows XP
5 5 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.36%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.36%) Linux
7 3 (1.36%) Android
8 2 (0.91%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.18%) ITIL
2 22 (10.00%) Document Management
3 21 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (9.55%) Project Management
3 21 (9.55%) CRM
4 20 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 20 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 18 (8.18%) E-Commerce
6 17 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (7.27%) Web Design
8 15 (6.82%) Content Management
9 14 (6.36%) Time Management
9 14 (6.36%) Migration
10 13 (5.91%) Workflow
10 13 (5.91%) Information Security
10 13 (5.91%) ITIL V3
11 12 (5.45%) Supplier Management
11 12 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.55%) SQL
2 7 (3.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.73%) VBA
3 6 (2.73%) C#
4 5 (2.27%) Java
4 5 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.91%) VBScript
6 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.45%) VB
6 1 (0.45%) PHP
6 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (18.18%) Degree
2 29 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (9.09%) MCDST
4 17 (7.73%) MCITP
5 15 (6.82%) Security Cleared
6 14 (6.36%) MOS
7 12 (5.45%) A+ Certification
8 7 (3.18%) MCP
9 6 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.82%) CCNA
10 4 (1.82%) CISSP
10 4 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.82%) ISEB
11 3 (1.36%) GCIH
11 3 (1.36%) CISM
11 3 (1.36%) MCSE
11 3 (1.36%) MCSA
11 3 (1.36%) CCNP
12 2 (0.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (0.91%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.00%) QA
2 9 (4.09%) SLA
3 6 (2.73%) COBIT
4 4 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.45%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.45%) EMIR
5 1 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.45%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (8.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.09%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.82%) XenApp
5 3 (1.36%) Snort
6 2 (0.91%) vSphere
7 1 (0.45%) NFS
7 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.45%) WSUS
1 1 (0.45%) SCCM
1 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 69 (31.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.91%) Citrix
3 11 (5.00%) VMware
4 7 (3.18%) HP
5 6 (2.73%) Interwoven
5 6 (2.73%) Teradata
6 5 (2.27%) Cisco
6 5 (2.27%) Google
7 3 (1.36%) Ab Initio
7 3 (1.36%) Informatica
7 3 (1.36%) LogRhythm
7 3 (1.36%) Splunk
8 2 (0.91%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.91%) SAP
8 2 (0.91%) Oracle
8 2 (0.91%) Adobe
8 2 (0.91%) Computacenter
8 2 (0.91%) Mitel
9 1 (0.45%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.45%) Amdocs
Prescot, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi Limited
Salary: £22k - £24k per annum + 10% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Newton Blue
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Clayton Group
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Clayton Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Clayton Group
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Clayton Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Clayton Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Venn Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Clayton Group
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago