The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 161 123 111
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -12
Permanent jobs citing Legal 88 112 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.46% 1.82% 2.07%
As % of the General category 3.59% 4.95% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 58
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,600 £61,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2453 2262 2152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.61% 36.67% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1942 1739 1720
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Legal
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Legal Salary Trend in the South West

Legal
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in the South West

Legal
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 Legal within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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 -57 43 £37,750 -11.17% 9
Devon +3 13 £42,500 +46.55% 2
Somerset +12 9 £21,500 -46.25% 6
Gloucestershire -10 9 £60,000 -
Wiltshire +13 8 £53,750 +102.48% 1
Dorset - 6 £34,000 -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 46 (31.94%) Finance
2 38 (26.39%) Windows
3 36 (25.00%) Degree
4 27 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 25 (17.36%) Active Directory
6 24 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 24 (16.67%) Law
7 21 (14.58%) Project Management
7 21 (14.58%) ITIL
8 20 (13.89%) SQL Server
9 19 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (12.50%) SLA
10 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 17 (11.81%) Data Centre
11 17 (11.81%) SDLC
11 17 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (11.81%) VMware
12 16 (11.11%) SQL
12 16 (11.11%) Linux
12 16 (11.11%) UNIX
13 15 (10.42%) UML
13 15 (10.42%) Windows 7
14 14 (9.72%) PRINCE2
14 14 (9.72%) TCP/IP
14 14 (9.72%) Information Management
15 13 (9.03%) TOGAF
15 13 (9.03%) Information Security
15 13 (9.03%) Telecoms
15 13 (9.03%) Service Delivery
16 12 (8.33%) DNS

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 9 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (4.17%) WorkSite
3 5 (3.47%) Lync
3 5 (3.47%) Node.js
3 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.78%) IIS
4 4 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.39%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.69%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.69%) CMS
7 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 10 (6.94%) MS Office
2 8 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.17%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (1.39%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.72%) TCP/IP
2 12 (8.33%) DNS
3 9 (6.25%) DHCP
3 9 (6.25%) Wireless
4 8 (5.56%) Firewall
5 7 (4.86%) MPLS
6 6 (4.17%) DMZ
6 6 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (2.78%) VLAN
8 3 (2.08%) Internet
8 3 (2.08%) SAN
9 2 (1.39%) LAN
9 2 (1.39%) WAN
9 2 (1.39%) iBeacon
9 2 (1.39%) WebEx
10 1 (0.69%) Skype
10 1 (0.69%) ATM
10 1 (0.69%) VPN
10 1 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Metasploit
2 5 (3.47%) JIRA
2 5 (3.47%) Selenium
2 5 (3.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (3.47%) WebDriver
2 5 (3.47%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.69%) Carbide.c++
3 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.69%) LabVIEW
General
1 46 (31.94%) Finance
2 24 (16.67%) Law
3 13 (9.03%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.56%) Banking
5 7 (4.86%) Marketing
6 6 (4.17%) Billing
6 6 (4.17%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (3.47%) Military
8 4 (2.78%) Retail
8 4 (2.78%) Advertising
9 2 (1.39%) Polish Language
9 2 (1.39%) Russian Language
9 2 (1.39%) Ukrainian Language
10 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (21.53%) Analyst
2 17 (11.81%) Architect
3 11 (7.64%) Support Analyst
4 10 (6.94%) Project Manager
4 10 (6.94%) Team Leader
5 9 (6.25%) IT Support
6 8 (5.56%) Data Centre Technician
6 8 (5.56%) Developer
7 7 (4.86%) Service Analyst
7 7 (4.86%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (4.86%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (4.86%) IT Support Analyst
7 7 (4.86%) Forensic Analyst
8 6 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
8 6 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Applications Support
8 6 (4.17%) Graduate
8 6 (4.17%) Sales Executive
8 6 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.64%) .NET
2 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 7 (4.86%) .NET Framework
3 7 (4.86%) HTML
4 6 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (3.47%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (3.47%) ActiveX
5 5 (3.47%) CSS
6 2 (1.39%) Web Services
6 2 (1.39%) XML
6 2 (1.39%) iOS SDK
7 1 (0.69%) DHTML
7 1 (0.69%) WCF
7 1 (0.69%) WF
7 1 (0.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 17 (11.81%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 8 (5.56%) Mainframe
4 8 (5.56%) Clustering
5 6 (4.17%) PKI
5 6 (4.17%) Credit Risk
5 6 (4.17%) SWIFT
6 5 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.47%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.78%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.08%) Freedom of Information Act
8 3 (2.08%) CESG
8 3 (2.08%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (1.39%) GIS
9 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.39%) Windows
2 16 (11.11%) Linux
2 16 (11.11%) UNIX
3 15 (10.42%) Windows 7
4 12 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.47%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.47%) Android
8 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.58%) ITIL
1 21 (14.58%) Project Management
2 19 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (11.81%) SDLC
4 15 (10.42%) UML
5 14 (9.72%) PRINCE2
5 14 (9.72%) Information Management
6 13 (9.03%) TOGAF
6 13 (9.03%) Information Security
6 13 (9.03%) Service Delivery
7 12 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (7.64%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.64%) Risk Management
8 11 (7.64%) CRM
9 10 (6.94%) Service Management
10 9 (6.25%) Logistics
11 8 (5.56%) Configuration Management
11 8 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (4.86%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.11%) SQL
2 12 (8.33%) C++
3 10 (6.94%) C
4 9 (6.25%) C#
5 7 (4.86%) Java
6 6 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.78%) VBA
7 4 (2.78%) R
8 2 (1.39%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.69%) VBScript
9 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (25.00%) Degree
2 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.25%) CISSP
4 8 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.86%) GPEN
5 7 (4.86%) GIAC
5 7 (4.86%) GCFA
5 7 (4.86%) CEH
5 7 (4.86%) EnCE
6 4 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.39%) CISM
9 1 (0.69%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.69%) CISA
9 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.69%) CCNP
9 1 (0.69%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.50%) SLA
2 8 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (17.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.08%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.39%) vSphere
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.69%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 8 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.39%) SCCM
3 1 (0.69%) SCOM
3 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.81%) VMware
3 8 (5.56%) Oracle
4 7 (4.86%) Citrix
5 6 (4.17%) Misys
5 6 (4.17%) Temenos
5 6 (4.17%) HP
5 6 (4.17%) Dell
5 6 (4.17%) Fundtech
6 5 (3.47%) Avaya
6 5 (3.47%) IBM
7 4 (2.78%) Rackspace
7 4 (2.78%) Veeam
8 3 (2.08%) Cisco
8 3 (2.08%) Apple
8 3 (2.08%) LexisNexis
9 2 (1.39%) MobileIron
9 2 (1.39%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.39%) Twitter
10 1 (0.69%) Polycom
Bristol, Avon
Forgerock Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Focus Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Car / Car Allowance + Excellent Be
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Focus Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Car / Car Allowance + Excellent Be
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 per annum + company car or car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Lewis Paige
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + company car or car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, South West
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath, South West
University of Bath
Salary: Starting from £47,328, rising to £54,841
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Exeter
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago