The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 112 129 157
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +28
Permanent jobs citing Law 51 46 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.63% 1.25% 0.12%
As % of the General category 3.34% 2.83% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 1
Average salary £42,000 £36,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.86% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Law
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1529 1628 1391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.94% 44.24% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1056 879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Law
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Law Salary Trend in Scotland

Law
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in Scotland

Law
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 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
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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
Glasgow -5 33 £42,000 +20.00% 2
Edinburgh +21 16 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £35,000 -
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 59 (64.13%) Degree
2 49 (53.26%) Finance
3 48 (52.17%) CISSP
4 39 (42.39%) Information Security
5 38 (41.30%) Network Security
6 36 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (36.96%) Data Centre
7 34 (36.96%) Cyber Security
7 34 (36.96%) Incident Management
7 34 (36.96%) Cryptography
7 34 (36.96%) Data Security
8 31 (33.70%) SIEM
9 27 (29.35%) Legal
10 23 (25.00%) CISM
11 22 (23.91%) Project Management
11 22 (23.91%) Performance Management
12 20 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 20 (21.74%) ArcSight
12 20 (21.74%) Security Architecture
12 20 (21.74%) Splunk
12 20 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
12 20 (21.74%) PCI DSS
13 16 (17.39%) Portfolio Management
13 16 (17.39%) Test Strategy
14 14 (15.22%) IIS
15 13 (14.13%) Risk Management
16 12 (13.04%) Service Management
16 12 (13.04%) Firewall
17 11 (11.96%) BCP
17 11 (11.96%) Business Continuity

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (15.22%) IIS
2 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.09%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Office
2 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (41.30%) Network Security
2 12 (13.04%) Firewall
3 8 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (4.35%) Intranet
4 4 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (4.35%) LAN
4 4 (4.35%) WAN
4 4 (4.35%) VPN
5 3 (3.26%) DNS
5 3 (3.26%) SSL
5 3 (3.26%) SAN
5 3 (3.26%) DHCP
5 3 (3.26%) NAS
5 3 (3.26%) HSRP
5 3 (3.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (3.26%) EIGRP
5 3 (3.26%) Wireless
6 2 (2.17%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.17%) TACACS
7 1 (1.09%) WLAN
General
1 49 (53.26%) Finance
2 27 (29.35%) Legal
3 6 (6.52%) Retail
4 5 (5.43%) Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Back Office
5 2 (2.17%) Local Government
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (33.70%) Consultant
2 30 (32.61%) Analyst
3 26 (28.26%) Security Consultant
3 26 (28.26%) Security Analyst
4 11 (11.96%) Information Analyst
4 11 (11.96%) Information Security Consultant
4 11 (11.96%) Information Security Analyst
4 11 (11.96%) Incident Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) Lead Security Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) Security Operations Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) IT Security Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) IT Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Programme Manager
7 5 (5.43%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) Wintel Consultant
8 3 (3.26%) Junior
8 3 (3.26%) Data Manager
9 2 (2.17%) Security Architect
9 2 (2.17%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 36 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (36.96%) Data Centre
2 34 (36.96%) Cryptography
3 4 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.26%) Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.26%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.39%) Information Security
2 34 (36.96%) Data Security
2 34 (36.96%) Incident Management
2 34 (36.96%) Cyber Security
3 31 (33.70%) SIEM
4 22 (23.91%) Performance Management
4 22 (23.91%) Project Management
5 20 (21.74%) Security Architecture
5 20 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
6 16 (17.39%) Portfolio Management
6 16 (17.39%) Test Strategy
7 13 (14.13%) Risk Management
8 12 (13.04%) Service Management
9 11 (11.96%) BCP
9 11 (11.96%) Business Continuity
9 11 (11.96%) Analytics
9 11 (11.96%) Business Continuity Planning
10 10 (10.87%) Mentoring
10 10 (10.87%) Coaching
11 8 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (64.13%) Degree
2 48 (52.17%) CISSP
3 23 (25.00%) CISM
4 6 (6.52%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (5.43%) APMP
6 3 (3.26%) MCITP
6 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.26%) MCSE
6 3 (3.26%) CCNA
7 2 (2.17%) HNC
7 2 (2.17%) CIPD
8 1 (1.09%) CCNP
8 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (21.74%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.26%) QA
3 2 (2.17%) COBIT
4 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.09%) XenApp
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (21.74%) Splunk
1 20 (21.74%) ArcSight
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.35%) McAfee
3 4 (4.35%) Cisco
3 4 (4.35%) F5
4 3 (3.26%) VMware
4 3 (3.26%) Riverbed
4 3 (3.26%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.17%) Mitel
5 2 (2.17%) FrontRange
5 2 (2.17%) Fortinet
5 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.09%) Citrix
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