The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 190 177 192
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Law 59 52 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 0.90% 0.56%
As % of the General category 2.61% 2.25% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 28
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,600 £51,375
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Law
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2259 2309 2051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.80% 39.89% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 1783 1670
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Law
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Law Salary Trend in the South West

Law
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in the South West

Law
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Bristol +6 50 £38,000 -5.00% 6
Gloucestershire -14 4 £61,250 +36.11%
Wiltshire - 3 - - 2
Somerset +8 2 £24,500 -51.00% 2
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 29 (27.88%) Legal
2 28 (26.92%) Finance
2 28 (26.92%) SQL
3 27 (25.96%) Microsoft
4 23 (22.12%) ITIL
5 20 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (17.31%) Oracle
7 17 (16.35%) QA
8 16 (15.38%) Windows
8 16 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 13 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 13 (12.50%) MS Office
9 13 (12.50%) Scrum
9 13 (12.50%) WorkSite
10 12 (11.54%) Service Delivery
10 12 (11.54%) SLA
11 11 (10.58%) Mentoring
12 10 (9.62%) SaaS
12 10 (9.62%) Citrix
12 10 (9.62%) Project Management
12 10 (9.62%) VMware
13 9 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (8.65%) Management Information System
13 9 (8.65%) Service Management
13 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (8.65%) Windows 8
13 9 (8.65%) IaaS
13 9 (8.65%) Degree
14 8 (7.69%) JIRA

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (12.50%) WorkSite
2 7 (6.73%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.77%) Apache
3 6 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.77%) Office Communications Server
3 6 (5.77%) Lync
4 3 (2.88%) IIS
5 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.96%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (12.50%) MS Office
1 13 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.62%) SaaS
2 9 (8.65%) IaaS
3 6 (5.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) DHCP
1 6 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.81%) DNS
3 1 (0.96%) SAN
3 1 (0.96%) Intranet
3 1 (0.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) Firewall
3 1 (0.96%) Wireless
3 1 (0.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (5.77%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.69%) JIRA
2 4 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (2.88%) Selenium
3 3 (2.88%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (27.88%) Legal
2 28 (26.92%) Finance
3 6 (5.77%) Retail
4 5 (4.81%) Banking
5 4 (3.85%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.96%) Marketing
8 1 (0.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 39 (37.50%) Analyst
2 21 (20.19%) Support Analyst
3 10 (9.62%) Test Analyst
4 9 (8.65%) Consultant
5 8 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
5 8 (7.69%) Architect
5 8 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
5 8 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) Service Manager
6 7 (6.73%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.73%) Applications Support
6 7 (6.73%) Deskside Support
6 7 (6.73%) Deskside Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) Deskside Support Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Service Desk Manager
7 6 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) PMO Manager
9 4 (3.85%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.73%) Application Packaging
2 6 (5.77%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (5.77%) WebCenter
2 6 (5.77%) MCollective
2 6 (5.77%) .NET
2 6 (5.77%) Middleware
3 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.92%) Web Services
4 1 (0.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.73%) Open Source
3 6 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.92%) Life Science
4 2 (1.92%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.96%) iPad
5 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.96%) iPhone
5 1 (0.96%) Handset
5 1 (0.96%) Clustering
5 1 (0.96%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.38%) Windows
2 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (8.65%) Windows 8
3 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 6 (5.77%) UNIX
4 6 (5.77%) Linux
4 6 (5.77%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.12%) ITIL
2 20 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.50%) Scrum
4 12 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 11 (10.58%) Mentoring
6 10 (9.62%) Project Management
7 9 (8.65%) Service Management
7 9 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (6.73%) TOGAF
8 7 (6.73%) Document Management
8 7 (6.73%) MODAF
9 6 (5.77%) Identity Management
9 6 (5.77%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.77%) SOA
9 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.77%) DevOps
9 6 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.81%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.92%) SQL
2 8 (7.69%) VB
2 8 (7.69%) C#
3 6 (5.77%) Perl
3 6 (5.77%) Python
3 6 (5.77%) Jython
3 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.92%) VBA
6 1 (0.96%) PHP
6 1 (0.96%) C++
6 1 (0.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Degree
2 6 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.88%) CISSP
3 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.92%) ISEB
4 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.92%) CIPD
5 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.35%) QA
2 12 (11.54%) SLA
3 3 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.96%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 16 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.77%) VirtualBox
3 6 (5.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.92%) XenApp
4 2 (1.92%) vSphere
5 1 (0.96%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) SCCM
1 6 (5.77%) SCOM
1 6 (5.77%) Puppet
1 6 (5.77%) Oracle Identity Management
1 6 (5.77%) Vagrant
1 6 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (25.96%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.31%) Oracle
3 10 (9.62%) Citrix
3 10 (9.62%) VMware
4 8 (7.69%) HP
5 7 (6.73%) Meridio
5 7 (6.73%) Hummingbird
5 7 (6.73%) OpenText
6 5 (4.81%) Avaya
7 4 (3.85%) Apple
8 3 (2.88%) Splunk
8 3 (2.88%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.96%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.96%) Polycom
9 1 (0.96%) Nokia
9 1 (0.96%) Dell
9 1 (0.96%) Interwoven
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