The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 185 149 231
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +82
Permanent jobs citing Legal 309 352 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.51% 1.74% 1.07%
As % of the General category 4.17% 4.51% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 183 224 126
Average salary £48,122 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
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 South East region.

General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7417 7810 8693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.30% 38.59% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5590 5827 6972
Average salary £46,500 £46,723 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.47% +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Legal
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Legal Salary Trend in the South East

Legal
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in the South East

Legal
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Berkshire +24 108 £60,000 +14.28% 10
Surrey -48 90 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Hampshire -50 36 £37,500 -25.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +1 35 £42,500 - 5
Oxfordshire +17 20 £72,500 +28.88% 3
Kent +1 8 £55,000 +76.00% 6
Middlesex +13 5 £60,000 -7.69%
West Sussex 0 3 £27,500 +10.00% 1
East Sussex -20 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 247 (35.19%) Finance
2 166 (23.65%) Risk Management
3 162 (23.08%) Degree
4 147 (20.94%) Project Management
5 134 (19.09%) Microsoft
6 132 (18.80%) Telecoms
7 124 (17.66%) Business Development
8 122 (17.38%) SAP
9 121 (17.24%) Coaching
10 110 (15.67%) MS Excel
11 106 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
12 100 (14.25%) Migration
13 98 (13.96%) Agile Software Development
14 95 (13.53%) Oracle
15 91 (12.96%) Business Transformation
16 78 (11.11%) ETL
17 77 (10.97%) Windows
18 76 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
19 74 (10.54%) Management Information System
19 74 (10.54%) Data Migration
20 70 (9.97%) MS Office
21 69 (9.83%) CRM
22 67 (9.54%) SQL
23 65 (9.26%) ITIL
24 63 (8.97%) Data Management
25 61 (8.69%) Information Security
26 56 (7.98%) Informatica
27 53 (7.55%) IBM
27 53 (7.55%) Marketing
28 52 (7.41%) Data Cleansing

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 49 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.56%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.28%) IIS
4 12 (1.71%) Apache
5 11 (1.57%) CMS
5 11 (1.57%) WebSphere
6 10 (1.42%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.00%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.00%) WorkSite
10 4 (0.57%) Mule
10 4 (0.57%) WordPress
10 4 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.43%) Kentico
11 3 (0.43%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.43%) Drupal
Applications
1 110 (15.67%) MS Excel
2 70 (9.97%) MS Office
3 42 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.85%) MS Project
6 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.28%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.14%) InDesign
7 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (1.00%) SAP MDM
1 7 (1.00%) SAP CO
1 7 (1.00%) SAP FI
1 7 (1.00%) SAP FSCM
1 7 (1.00%) SiteCatalyst
2 4 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.43%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.28%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.28%) Nortel Periphonics
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.14%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.85%) IBM Blueworks
2 8 (1.14%) SaaS
3 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.28%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 26 (3.70%) DNS
3 24 (3.42%) Wireless
4 19 (2.71%) Network Security
5 18 (2.56%) DHCP
6 16 (2.28%) Firewall
6 16 (2.28%) WAN
7 14 (1.99%) LAN
8 13 (1.85%) VLAN
9 12 (1.71%) SAN
10 11 (1.57%) IP Telephony
10 11 (1.57%) Internet
11 10 (1.42%) HTTP
11 10 (1.42%) Intranet
12 8 (1.14%) HSRP
12 8 (1.14%) VPN
12 8 (1.14%) SNMP
13 7 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 7 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 6 (0.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (7.41%) SAP Data Services
1 52 (7.41%) DataStage
2 37 (5.27%) SQL Server
3 17 (2.42%) MS Access
4 15 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (1.99%) SAP BW
6 13 (1.85%) MySQL
7 10 (1.42%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.14%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.71%) Big Data
12 4 (0.57%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (0.57%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.57%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (1.71%) LSMW
2 11 (1.57%) Visual Studio
3 10 (1.42%) JIRA
3 10 (1.42%) Rational DOORS
3 10 (1.42%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.14%) Selenium
5 8 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (0.57%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.57%) Wise Package Studio
7 4 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.57%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.43%) Subversion
8 3 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.28%) Ant
10 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.14%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.14%) Gradle
General
1 247 (35.19%) Finance
2 132 (18.80%) Telecoms
3 53 (7.55%) Marketing
4 43 (6.13%) Law
5 32 (4.56%) Banking
6 30 (4.27%) Publishing
7 25 (3.56%) Billing
8 20 (2.85%) Retail
9 19 (2.71%) Advertising
10 12 (1.71%) German Language
10 12 (1.71%) Military
11 8 (1.14%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.85%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.71%) Electronics
13 5 (0.71%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.71%) French Language
14 4 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
14 4 (0.57%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.43%) Automotive
15 3 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (12.11%) Analyst
2 65 (9.26%) Consultant
3 60 (8.55%) Data Manager
4 52 (7.41%) SAP Manager
4 52 (7.41%) SAP Data Manager
5 50 (7.12%) Project Manager
6 48 (6.84%) Architect
6 48 (6.84%) Developer
7 38 (5.41%) SAP Consultant
8 20 (2.85%) Business Architect
8 20 (2.85%) Administrator
9 19 (2.71%) Business Analyst
10 18 (2.56%) Contracts Manager
10 18 (2.56%) Software Engineer
11 17 (2.42%) 1st Line Support
12 16 (2.28%) Team Leader
13 14 (1.99%) Compliance Analyst
13 14 (1.99%) Senior Manager
13 14 (1.99%) SAP BW Consultant
14 12 (1.71%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.41%) .NET
2 31 (4.42%) HTML
3 29 (4.13%) XML
4 16 (2.28%) Web Services
4 16 (2.28%) CSS
5 14 (1.99%) ASP.NET
5 14 (1.99%) Spring
6 11 (1.57%) HTML5
7 10 (1.42%) J2EE
8 8 (1.14%) EJB
9 7 (1.00%) XSLT
9 7 (1.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.00%) jQuery
10 5 (0.71%) Middleware
10 5 (0.71%) Struts
10 5 (0.71%) CSS3
10 5 (0.71%) LINQ
11 4 (0.57%) Play Framework
11 4 (0.57%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (0.57%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 106 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (10.54%) Management Information System
3 27 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.85%) Credit Risk
4 20 (2.85%) Taxonomies
5 13 (1.85%) Open Source
5 13 (1.85%) Mathematics
6 11 (1.57%) Data Integration
6 11 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.42%) Social Media
7 10 (1.42%) New Media
8 9 (1.28%) Cryptography
8 9 (1.28%) DataPower
9 8 (1.14%) User Experience
10 7 (1.00%) Clustering
10 7 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.71%) E-Learning
12 5 (0.71%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.71%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 77 (10.97%) Windows
2 37 (5.27%) Linux
3 20 (2.85%) UNIX
4 12 (1.71%) Windows 7
5 11 (1.57%) Windows XP
5 11 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.14%) CentOS
6 8 (1.14%) Solaris
7 5 (0.71%) AIX
8 4 (0.57%) Android
8 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.28%) SUSE
9 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.14%) Fedora
10 1 (0.14%) zOS
10 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (23.65%) Risk Management
2 147 (20.94%) Project Management
3 124 (17.66%) Business Development
4 121 (17.24%) Coaching
5 100 (14.25%) Migration
6 98 (13.96%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (12.96%) Business Transformation
8 78 (11.11%) ETL
9 76 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 74 (10.54%) Data Migration
11 69 (9.83%) CRM
12 65 (9.26%) ITIL
13 63 (8.97%) Data Management
14 61 (8.69%) Information Security
15 52 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
15 52 (7.41%) PRINCE2
16 51 (7.26%) Process Management
17 50 (7.12%) Continuous Improvement
17 50 (7.12%) Change Management
18 48 (6.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 67 (9.54%) SQL
2 31 (4.42%) Java
3 30 (4.27%) C
4 27 (3.85%) C#
5 23 (3.28%) JavaScript
6 20 (2.85%) ABAP
7 12 (1.71%) T-SQL
8 11 (1.57%) Python
9 10 (1.42%) VB.NET
10 9 (1.28%) C++
11 8 (1.14%) VB
11 8 (1.14%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.00%) Perl
13 6 (0.85%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.71%) PHP
15 4 (0.57%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.57%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.57%) VBScript
16 2 (0.28%) sed
16 2 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 162 (23.08%) Degree
2 43 (6.13%) Security Cleared
3 31 (4.42%) PMP
3 31 (4.42%) PMI Certification
4 25 (3.56%) CISSP
4 25 (3.56%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.42%) MBA
6 14 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.85%) CCNA
8 12 (1.71%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 12 (1.71%) CISM
9 10 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.28%) MCSE
10 9 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (1.14%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.00%) CISA
12 7 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.85%) Chartered Engineer
13 6 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (4.99%) QA
3 26 (3.70%) ISO 14001
4 24 (3.42%) SLA
5 23 (3.28%) PCI DSS
6 14 (1.99%) Data Quality
6 14 (1.99%) ISO 9001
7 8 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.85%) DO-178B
8 6 (0.85%) DO-254
8 6 (0.85%) COSO
9 3 (0.43%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.28%) COBIT
10 2 (0.28%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 35 (4.99%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.85%) XenApp
4 12 (1.71%) vSphere
5 8 (1.14%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.85%) Firmware
7 5 (0.71%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.43%) NFS
9 3 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.28%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.71%) SCCM
2 10 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.00%) Puppet
4 4 (0.57%) WSUS
4 4 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.43%) Control-M
5 3 (0.43%) OpenView
5 3 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.28%) Nagios
6 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.28%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.28%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.14%) Nessus
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli NetView
7 1 (0.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.14%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 134 (19.09%) Microsoft
2 122 (17.38%) SAP
3 95 (13.53%) Oracle
4 56 (7.98%) Informatica
5 53 (7.55%) IBM
6 40 (5.70%) Citrix
7 37 (5.27%) HP
8 34 (4.84%) Cisco
9 31 (4.42%) VMware
10 20 (2.85%) webMethods
11 12 (1.71%) Dell
11 12 (1.71%) Red Hat
12 10 (1.42%) Juniper
12 10 (1.42%) Ab Initio
12 10 (1.42%) Huawei
13 9 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.28%) Sun
13 9 (1.28%) F5
14 8 (1.14%) Adobe
14 8 (1.14%) CheckPoint
Richmond, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £43000 - £58000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus (15%), Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + career growth, benefits, gym membership
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Global Business
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nityo Infotech Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 8 days ago