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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 196 192 171
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Law 49 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 0.66% 0.91%
As % of the General category 2.01% 1.57% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 33
Average salary £40,000 £52,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £31,000 £19,555
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -11.53%
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
2436 2362 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.40% 41.85% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1930 1963 1597
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,150 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 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
Bristol +7 35 £40,000 -23.07% 3
Somerset +12 9 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Dorset - 3 £75,000 -
Wiltshire -5 2 £35,500 -5.33%
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 41 (50.00%) Legal
2 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
3 19 (23.17%) Project Management
4 18 (21.95%) MS Excel
5 16 (19.51%) ITIL
6 14 (17.07%) PRINCE2
7 13 (15.85%) SQL
7 13 (15.85%) Active Directory
7 13 (15.85%) Finance
8 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
8 11 (13.41%) MS Office
8 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (12.20%) Aerospace
10 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
10 9 (10.98%) Workflow
10 9 (10.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
11 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (9.76%) Service Delivery
11 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
11 8 (9.76%) Six Sigma
11 8 (9.76%) SLA
12 7 (8.54%) Citrix
12 7 (8.54%) MS Project
12 7 (8.54%) Business Transformation
12 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (7.32%) Lync
13 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
13 6 (7.32%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (7.32%) Degree

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 6 (7.32%) Lync
1 6 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.10%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.41%) MS Office
3 7 (8.54%) MS Project
4 4 (4.88%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.44%) Simulink
6 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) LTE
2 2 (2.44%) WAN
3 1 (1.22%) Firewall
3 1 (1.22%) Intranet
3 1 (1.22%) Extranet
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) MySQL
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (50.00%) Legal
2 13 (15.85%) Finance
3 10 (12.20%) Aerospace
4 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) German Language
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (28.05%) Analyst
2 18 (21.95%) Project Manager
3 12 (14.63%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Lead Business Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (7.32%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) IT Trainer
5 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Trainer
6 4 (4.88%) Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Systems Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Service Desk Manager
7 3 (3.66%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Head of Professional Services
8 2 (2.44%) NHS Project Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) Application Packaging
2 4 (4.88%) Qt
3 2 (2.44%) .NET
4 1 (1.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) Web Services
4 1 (1.22%) XML
4 1 (1.22%) XSLT
4 1 (1.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.44%) Statistics
3 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (1.22%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.22%) Informatics
4 1 (1.22%) Robotics
4 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.22%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) Windows
2 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.22%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) Project Management
2 16 (19.51%) ITIL
3 14 (17.07%) PRINCE2
4 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.98%) Workflow
5 9 (10.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (9.76%) Service Delivery
6 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
6 8 (9.76%) Six Sigma
7 7 (8.54%) Business Transformation
8 6 (7.32%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) Numerical Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) CRM
8 6 (7.32%) UML
8 6 (7.32%) OOP
8 6 (7.32%) OO
8 6 (7.32%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.10%) Practice Management
9 5 (6.10%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.85%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.88%) C++
3 4 (4.88%) MATLAB
4 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.44%) VB
5 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.44%) C
6 1 (1.22%) C#
6 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.32%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) CIPD
4 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.22%) CISA
5 1 (1.22%) CISM
5 1 (1.22%) CISSP
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) CCNA
5 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (15.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.66%) NFS
4 1 (1.22%) Xen
4 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) SCCM
1 6 (7.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) Citrix
3 5 (6.10%) Hummingbird
3 5 (6.10%) Open Text
3 5 (6.10%) VMware
3 5 (6.10%) HP
4 3 (3.66%) Amdocs
4 3 (3.66%) Remedy
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle
5 2 (2.44%) Cisco
5 2 (2.44%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.22%) Veeam
6 1 (1.22%) LexisNexis
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