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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 61 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Legal 30 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.78% 2.46% 2.34%
As % of the General category 7.46% 8.21% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 20
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
402 341 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 37.19% 29.94% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 360 296 248
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -10 12 £40,000 +23.07%
Newport - 4 £57,500 -
Torfaen - 1 £42,500 -
Bridgend - 1 £37,500 -
Legal
Wales

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 22 (33.85%) SC Cleared
1 22 (33.85%) Security Cleared
2 16 (24.62%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) Windows
3 15 (23.08%) Cisco
4 14 (21.54%) Finance
5 11 (16.92%) Juniper
5 11 (16.92%) CCNP
5 11 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
6 10 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 10 (15.38%) .NET
6 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 10 (15.38%) Firewall
6 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (15.38%) F5
7 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
8 8 (12.31%) BMC
8 8 (12.31%) Network Design
8 8 (12.31%) Retail
8 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (12.31%) Electronics
8 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (10.77%) BMC PATROL
10 6 (9.23%) HP
10 6 (9.23%) UNIX
10 6 (9.23%) Linux
10 6 (9.23%) MS Office

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.62%) Lync
4 3 (4.62%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Firewall
2 5 (7.69%) SAN
3 4 (6.15%) WAN
3 4 (6.15%) SNMP
4 3 (4.62%) LAN
4 3 (4.62%) VoIP
4 3 (4.62%) Wireless
5 2 (3.08%) Network Security
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.54%) RIP
6 1 (1.54%) Internet
6 1 (1.54%) OSPF
6 1 (1.54%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Electronics
2 8 (12.31%) Retail
3 5 (7.69%) Law
4 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Developer
2 11 (16.92%) Network Engineer
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Developer
4 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Perl Developer
5 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Trainee
5 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Administrator
5 4 (6.15%) Information Assurance Officer
5 4 (6.15%) Project Officer
6 3 (4.62%) Website Editor
6 3 (4.62%) Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Architect
6 3 (4.62%) SQL DBA
6 3 (4.62%) DBA
7 2 (3.08%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) SAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) .NET
2 4 (6.15%) RESTful
2 4 (6.15%) CSS
2 4 (6.15%) HTML
3 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.54%) Mojolicious
4 1 (1.54%) WCF
4 1 (1.54%) jQuery
4 1 (1.54%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Clustering
2 3 (4.62%) Copywriting
2 3 (4.62%) Replication
3 1 (1.54%) iPhone
3 1 (1.54%) CMDB
3 1 (1.54%) HACMP
3 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (9.23%) Linux
3 6 (9.23%) UNIX
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.62%) Windows 2000
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.54%) AIX
7 1 (1.54%) HPUX
7 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.31%) Network Design
2 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (7.69%) ITIL
3 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
3 4 (6.15%) Data Protection
3 4 (6.15%) Information Assurance
3 4 (6.15%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (4.62%) Database Tuning
4 3 (4.62%) Content Management
5 2 (3.08%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.54%) Change Control
6 1 (1.54%) Analytics
6 1 (1.54%) Document Management
6 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.54%) OO
6 1 (1.54%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.54%) Project Management
6 1 (1.54%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) SQL
2 10 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.15%) Perl
4 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.08%) C#
6 1 (1.54%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) Scala
6 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) SC Cleared
1 22 (33.85%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (16.92%) CCNP
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) CCNA
4 2 (3.08%) CCDA
5 1 (1.54%) MCSE
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.54%) CCSE
5 1 (1.54%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.54%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) TickIT
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.08%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (6.15%) BladeLogic
2 4 (6.15%) BMC Performance Manager
2 4 (6.15%) SCOM
3 3 (4.62%) SCCM
4 2 (3.08%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.08%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Cisco
2 11 (16.92%) Juniper
3 10 (15.38%) F5
4 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.31%) BMC
6 6 (9.23%) HP
7 5 (7.69%) Remedy
7 5 (7.69%) Blue Coat
8 4 (6.15%) Oracle
9 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.62%) McAfee
9 3 (4.62%) Dell
9 3 (4.62%) Aruba
10 2 (3.08%) VMware
10 2 (3.08%) ProCurve
10 2 (3.08%) Brocade
10 2 (3.08%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.08%) EMC
10 2 (3.08%) Citrix
10 2 (3.08%) Sun