The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 88 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Law 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.35% 0.53% 0.12%
As % of the General category 1.37% 1.73% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £55,000 £47,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Law
Hampshire

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

General Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
219 289 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 25.41% 30.61% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 161 241 166
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Law
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Law Salary Trend in Southampton

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 6 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 6 (100.00%) CEH
1 6 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 6 (100.00%) Snort
1 6 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) GIAC
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 6 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 6 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Change Control
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 6 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Change Control
1 6 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) GIAC
1 6 (100.00%) CEH
1 6 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm