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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 129 155 160
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +5
Permanent jobs citing Legal 112 96 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.86% 1.41% 1.47%
As % of the General category 4.76% 3.62% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 96 84 99
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £24,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -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
2353 2652 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.98% 38.91% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1968 2145
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 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 29 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 +27 73 £30,500 -7.57% 30
Merseyside +12 19 £32,500 -5.79% 10
Cheshire +9 16 £42,500 -26.08% 3
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 57 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 56 (25.81%) Finance
3 51 (23.50%) Windows
4 50 (23.04%) MS Excel
5 48 (22.12%) Law
6 47 (21.66%) MS Office
7 44 (20.28%) ITIL
8 40 (18.43%) Analytical Skills
9 38 (17.51%) Degree
10 36 (16.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 34 (15.67%) SQL
12 33 (15.21%) Windows 7
13 29 (13.36%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (11.52%) Marketing
15 22 (10.14%) Document Management
15 22 (10.14%) SQL Server
15 22 (10.14%) CRM
16 21 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
17 19 (8.76%) E-Commerce
17 19 (8.76%) Project Management
18 18 (8.29%) SharePoint
18 18 (8.29%) MCDST
18 18 (8.29%) Incident Management
18 18 (8.29%) Social Media
19 17 (7.83%) MCITP
19 17 (7.83%) Content Management
19 17 (7.83%) Web Design
20 16 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
21 15 (6.91%) MS Exchange
21 15 (6.91%) Information Security

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 18 (8.29%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.91%) MS Exchange
3 13 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.30%) WordPress
4 5 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.84%) Lync
5 4 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.38%) IIS
6 3 (1.38%) WorkSite
7 2 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.92%) SAS
7 2 (0.92%) OpenEdge
7 2 (0.92%) CMS
8 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.46%) Node.js
Applications
1 50 (23.04%) MS Excel
2 47 (21.66%) MS Office
3 7 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.23%) Acrobat
3 7 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.76%) MS Project
4 6 (2.76%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.92%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.92%) InDesign
6 1 (0.46%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.15%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) Office 365
2 2 (0.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.69%) VPN
2 7 (3.23%) Firewall
2 7 (3.23%) DNS
2 7 (3.23%) DHCP
2 7 (3.23%) Internet
2 7 (3.23%) Network Security
3 6 (2.76%) LAN
3 6 (2.76%) WAN
4 5 (2.30%) MPLS
5 4 (1.84%) VLAN
5 4 (1.84%) iSCSI
5 4 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.84%) Extranet
5 4 (1.84%) SAN
5 4 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.84%) VoIP
5 4 (1.84%) HTTP
6 3 (1.38%) IPsec
6 3 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.84%) MySQL
5 4 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.92%) QlikView
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.92%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.46%) DB2
8 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.46%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.46%) Impala
8 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.46%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.84%) Selenium
2 4 (1.84%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.38%) Servoy
4 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.46%) Xcode
5 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 56 (25.81%) Finance
2 48 (22.12%) Law
3 25 (11.52%) Marketing
4 12 (5.53%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.15%) Banking
6 5 (2.30%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.38%) Games
7 3 (1.38%) Retail
7 3 (1.38%) German Language
8 2 (0.92%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.92%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.92%) French Language
8 2 (0.92%) Billing
8 2 (0.92%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (18.43%) Analyst
2 31 (14.29%) Developer
3 18 (8.29%) Team Leader
4 13 (5.99%) Trainer
5 11 (5.07%) Administrator
6 10 (4.61%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 10 (4.61%) IT Trainer
6 10 (4.61%) Technical Team Leader
7 9 (4.15%) Project Manager
8 7 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
8 7 (3.23%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 7 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (2.76%) Security Manager
9 6 (2.76%) IT Support
9 6 (2.76%) Senior Manager
9 6 (2.76%) Service Analyst
9 6 (2.76%) Information Security Analyst
9 6 (2.76%) Information Analyst
9 6 (2.76%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (2.76%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.07%) HTML
2 8 (3.69%) CSS
3 4 (1.84%) .NET
4 3 (1.38%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.38%) Web Services
4 3 (1.38%) jQuery
5 2 (0.92%) CSS3
5 2 (0.92%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.92%) JSON
5 2 (0.92%) RESTful
5 2 (0.92%) HTML5
5 2 (0.92%) XML
6 1 (0.46%) DHTML
6 1 (0.46%) SOAP
6 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.46%) WPF
6 1 (0.46%) WF
6 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.46%) WebSockets
6 1 (0.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.43%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.29%) Social Media
3 14 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.69%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.76%) Life Science
6 5 (2.30%) iPhone
6 5 (2.30%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.30%) iPad
7 4 (1.84%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.84%) Animation
7 4 (1.84%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.38%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.38%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.38%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.92%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.92%) User Experience
9 2 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.92%) FMCG
9 2 (0.92%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 51 (23.50%) Windows
2 33 (15.21%) Windows 7
3 11 (5.07%) Windows 8
4 10 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.84%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.38%) Linux
7 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.38%) Android
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.28%) ITIL
2 29 (13.36%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (10.14%) Document Management
3 22 (10.14%) CRM
4 21 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
5 19 (8.76%) E-Commerce
5 19 (8.76%) Project Management
6 18 (8.29%) Incident Management
7 17 (7.83%) Content Management
7 17 (7.83%) Web Design
8 16 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (6.91%) Information Security
9 15 (6.91%) Migration
9 15 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (5.53%) ITIL V3
12 11 (5.07%) Scrum
13 9 (4.15%) Service Delivery
13 9 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (4.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.67%) SQL
2 10 (4.61%) JavaScript
3 8 (3.69%) C#
4 5 (2.30%) VBA
5 3 (1.38%) Java
6 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.46%) VBScript
7 1 (0.46%) PHP
7 1 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (17.51%) Degree
2 36 (16.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (8.29%) MCDST
4 17 (7.83%) MCITP
5 14 (6.45%) Security Cleared
6 12 (5.53%) MOS
7 11 (5.07%) MCSE
8 10 (4.61%) MCSA
8 10 (4.61%) A+ Certification
9 7 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.23%) CCNA
9 7 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.76%) CCNP
11 4 (1.84%) ISEB
11 4 (1.84%) CISSP
11 4 (1.84%) MCP
12 3 (1.38%) CISM
12 3 (1.38%) GCIH
12 3 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.92%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.99%) QA
2 8 (3.69%) SLA
3 7 (3.23%) COBIT
4 4 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.46%) MiFID
5 1 (0.46%) EMIR
5 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 14 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.69%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.30%) XenApp
5 3 (1.38%) Snort
5 3 (1.38%) vSphere
5 3 (1.38%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.46%) NFS
6 1 (0.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.84%) SCOM
2 3 (1.38%) SCCM
2 3 (1.38%) WSUS
3 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.46%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 57 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.45%) VMware
3 7 (3.23%) Citrix
3 7 (3.23%) Interwoven
4 6 (2.76%) HP
4 6 (2.76%) Cisco
5 5 (2.30%) Teradata
5 5 (2.30%) Google
6 4 (1.84%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.84%) Avaya
7 3 (1.38%) Computacenter
7 3 (1.38%) Adobe
7 3 (1.38%) IBM
7 3 (1.38%) NetApp
7 3 (1.38%) Riverbed
7 3 (1.38%) Meraki
7 3 (1.38%) LogRhythm
7 3 (1.38%) Splunk
8 2 (0.92%) Tableau
8 2 (0.92%) Verint
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