The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 76 55 71
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Permanent jobs citing Legal 14 45 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.29% 3.68% 1.91%
As % of the General category 3.65% 9.91% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 43 17
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £28,100 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Legal
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
384 454 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.39% 37.09% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 344 401 273
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Legal
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Legal Salary Trend in South Wales

Legal
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in South Wales

Legal
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Cardiff -22 5 £41,000 +26.15% 2
Newport - 5 £57,500 -
Caerphilly - 2 £19,000 -
Legal
Wales

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (33.33%) SQL
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Windows
3 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
3 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 10 (20.83%) Electronics
3 10 (20.83%) Retail
3 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
4 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (16.67%) .NET
5 8 (16.67%) Cisco
6 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.58%) Firewall
6 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (12.50%) Law
7 6 (12.50%) CCNP
7 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (12.50%) Juniper
7 6 (12.50%) BMC
7 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (12.50%) Linux
8 5 (10.42%) UNIX
8 5 (10.42%) MS Office
8 5 (10.42%) BMC PATROL

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.25%) CMS
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.08%) Lync
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Firewall
2 4 (8.33%) SNMP
3 2 (4.17%) WAN
3 2 (4.17%) Network Security
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.08%) Wireless
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.08%) RIP
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.08%) VoIP
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) OSPF
4 1 (2.08%) BGP
4 1 (2.08%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Electronics
2 10 (20.83%) Retail
3 6 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Welsh Language
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 4 (8.33%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Website Editor
5 3 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Server Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Project Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Avaya Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) IT Technician
7 1 (2.08%) Senior IT Technician
7 1 (2.08%) Commercial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) HTML
2 4 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Copywriting
1 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) iPhone
2 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.08%) CMDB
3 1 (2.08%) HACMP
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.42%) UNIX
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.08%) AIX
6 1 (2.08%) HPUX
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
6 1 (2.08%) Android
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (10.42%) Network Design
3 4 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.25%) Content Management
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL
5 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.08%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.08%) CRM
6 1 (2.08%) Information Management
6 1 (2.08%) Document Management
6 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.08%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.08%) Business Development
6 1 (2.08%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.08%) Database Tuning
6 1 (2.08%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.08%) Change Control
6 1 (2.08%) Analytics
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.08%) C
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) CCNP
2 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.42%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) SAP Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CCSE
5 1 (2.08%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (8.33%) BladeLogic
2 4 (8.33%) BMC Performance Manager
2 4 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Cisco
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) Juniper
3 6 (12.50%) BMC
4 5 (10.42%) F5
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle
5 4 (8.33%) VMware
6 3 (6.25%) Blue Coat
6 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.25%) Remedy
6 3 (6.25%) McAfee
6 3 (6.25%) HP
7 2 (4.17%) Citrix
7 2 (4.17%) SAP
7 2 (4.17%) Websense
8 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.08%) Aruba
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.08%) Avaya
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