Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 70 65
Rank change year-on-year -24 -5 +38
Permanent jobs citing Legal 484 517 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.43% 4.16% 4.46%
As % of the General category 6.60% 7.72% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 442 437 601
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.85% +3.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,900 £31,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £77,500
London median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% - +4.76%

Legal is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 7,334 6,694 9,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 52.02% 53.88% 58.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6,510 5,970 8,338
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.56% +1.74%
10th Percentile £35,495 £34,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Central London

Legal
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Legal in Central London.

Salary trend for Legal in Central London

Legal
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Central London over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Legal in Central London

Legal
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -30 361 £62,500 +13.64% 80
West End of London -21 7 £52,500 -38.24% 22
Camden +8 3 £52,500 -38.24% 1
City of Westminster +12 2 £67,500 -
Southwark - 2 £50,000 -
Legal
London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Legal.

1 216 (44.63%) Law
2 168 (34.71%) Finance
3 155 (32.02%) Windows
4 107 (22.11%) Microsoft
5 81 (16.74%) Microsoft Office
6 79 (16.32%) Active Directory
7 77 (15.91%) Information Security
8 75 (15.50%) SQL
9 71 (14.67%) iManage
10 67 (13.84%) Project Management
11 64 (13.22%) SQL Server
12 60 (12.40%) Cisco
12 60 (12.40%) Firewall
13 54 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (10.95%) ITIL
15 51 (10.54%) Office 365
16 49 (10.12%) Data Protection
17 48 (9.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 45 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
19 44 (9.09%) Windows Server
20 43 (8.88%) GDPR
20 43 (8.88%) Business Analysis
21 41 (8.47%) Degree
21 41 (8.47%) WAN
22 40 (8.26%) VMware
23 39 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
24 38 (7.85%) Intapp
25 37 (7.64%) Windows 10
25 37 (7.64%) TCP/IP
26 36 (7.44%) Linux

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (6.61%) Skype for Business
2 28 (5.79%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (2.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.65%) IIS
6 8 (1.65%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.41%) Confluence
9 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.21%) CMS
10 1 (0.21%) Drupal
10 1 (0.21%) JBoss
10 1 (0.21%) nginx
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 81 (16.74%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 34 (7.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (2.48%) Acrobat
5 8 (1.65%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.62%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.21%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.21%) InDesign
9 1 (0.21%) InVision
9 1 (0.21%) Maya
9 1 (0.21%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (2.27%) Elite 3E
2 8 (1.65%) Carpe Diem
3 7 (1.45%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 4 (0.83%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.41%) Primavera
5 2 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.41%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.21%) DocuMatrix
6 1 (0.21%) Relativity
6 1 (0.21%) Ringtail
Cloud Services
1 51 (10.54%) Office 365
2 28 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (3.93%) SaaS
4 15 (3.10%) Mimecast
5 4 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.41%) Firebase
7 2 (0.41%) IaaS
7 2 (0.41%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.21%) Serverless
8 1 (0.21%) ServiceMax
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (12.40%) Firewall
2 41 (8.47%) WAN
3 37 (7.64%) TCP/IP
4 36 (7.44%) Skype
5 34 (7.02%) LAN
6 30 (6.20%) DNS
7 22 (4.55%) VPN
8 20 (4.13%) DHCP
9 18 (3.72%) Network Security
9 18 (3.72%) VoIP
9 18 (3.72%) Wireless
10 17 (3.51%) SAN
11 15 (3.10%) MPLS
11 15 (3.10%) VLAN
12 14 (2.89%) WLAN
13 12 (2.48%) NAS
13 12 (2.48%) Unified Communications
14 10 (2.07%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (1.65%) IP Telephony
16 7 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 26 (5.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.69%) Blockchain
6 5 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.83%) IDOL
7 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.62%) Big Data
8 3 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (0.41%) MySQL
9 2 (0.41%) Power BI
9 2 (0.41%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.41%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.21%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 7 (1.45%) JIRA
1 7 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.03%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (1.03%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.62%) HP UFT
3 3 (0.62%) Selenium
3 3 (0.62%) SoapUI
3 3 (0.62%) webpack
4 1 (0.21%) Babel
4 1 (0.21%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.21%) git-flow
4 1 (0.21%) GitLab
4 1 (0.21%) Grunt
4 1 (0.21%) gulp
4 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 216 (44.63%) Law
2 168 (34.71%) Finance
3 27 (5.58%) Banking
4 17 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.31%) Marketing
6 10 (2.07%) Advertising
6 10 (2.07%) Retail
7 6 (1.24%) Billing
8 5 (1.03%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.62%) Back Office
9 3 (0.62%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.41%) International Banking
10 2 (0.41%) Military
11 1 (0.21%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) German Language
11 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 196 (40.50%) Analyst
2 61 (12.60%) IT Analyst
3 53 (10.95%) Business Analyst
4 48 (9.92%) Developer
5 39 (8.06%) Trainer
6 37 (7.64%) IT Trainer
7 35 (7.23%) Security Analyst
8 32 (6.61%) Project Manager
9 28 (5.79%) Legal Analyst
9 28 (5.79%) Security Manager
10 27 (5.58%) Support Analyst
11 25 (5.17%) Service Analyst
11 25 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
11 25 (5.17%) SQL Developer
12 22 (4.55%) Project Analyst
12 22 (4.55%) Security Officer
13 20 (4.13%) Business Manager
13 20 (4.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 20 (4.13%) IT Security Analyst
14 19 (3.93%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.58%) .NET
2 19 (3.93%) Elastic Stack
3 17 (3.51%) ASP.NET
3 17 (3.51%) HTML
4 15 (3.10%) XML
5 14 (2.89%) WCF
6 12 (2.48%) CSS
6 12 (2.48%) Web Services
7 7 (1.45%) LDAP
7 7 (1.45%) RESTful
7 7 (1.45%) SOAP
8 6 (1.24%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (1.24%) HTML5
9 5 (1.03%) jQuery
9 5 (1.03%) JSON
9 5 (1.03%) React
10 4 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (0.83%) CSS3
10 4 (0.83%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.96%) e-Learning
3 16 (3.31%) User Experience
4 15 (3.10%) Blackberry
5 14 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.69%) iPhone
7 12 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (2.07%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.07%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.86%) Cyberthreat
11 8 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.45%) Learning Management System
13 6 (1.24%) Data Centre
14 5 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (1.03%) Fintech
15 4 (0.83%) Smartphone
16 3 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 3 (0.62%) HP StoreVirtual
16 3 (0.62%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 155 (32.02%) Windows
2 44 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 37 (7.64%) Windows 10
4 36 (7.44%) Linux
5 32 (6.61%) Windows 7
6 24 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (2.48%) Android
7 12 (2.48%) Windows 8
8 9 (1.86%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.65%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.24%) CentOS
11 1 (0.21%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (15.91%) Information Security
2 67 (13.84%) Project Management
3 54 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (10.95%) ITIL
5 49 (10.12%) Data Protection
6 43 (8.88%) Business Analysis
7 39 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (6.20%) Change Management
8 30 (6.20%) Data Privacy
9 29 (5.99%) Cybersecurity
9 29 (5.99%) Document Management
9 29 (5.99%) Open Source
9 29 (5.99%) Risk Management
10 27 (5.58%) SIEM
11 24 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (4.34%) ETL
13 21 (4.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 20 (4.13%) Data Encryption
14 20 (4.13%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (15.50%) SQL
2 30 (6.20%) C#
3 21 (4.34%) PowerShell
4 13 (2.69%) T-SQL
5 11 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 11 (2.27%) VBA
6 9 (1.86%) VB
7 8 (1.65%) Python
8 7 (1.45%) VBScript
9 5 (1.03%) C
10 4 (0.83%) PHP
11 3 (0.62%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.62%) ES6
11 3 (0.62%) Java
12 2 (0.41%) ABAP
12 2 (0.41%) Prolog
12 2 (0.41%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.21%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 41 (8.47%) Degree
2 36 (7.44%) CISM
2 36 (7.44%) CISSP
3 29 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (5.37%) CCNP
5 17 (3.51%) CCIE
5 17 (3.51%) CEH
5 17 (3.51%) GIAC
5 17 (3.51%) GSEC
6 11 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (2.07%) CISA
8 7 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (1.45%) MOS
9 6 (1.24%) MCDST
10 5 (1.03%) CCNA
10 5 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.83%) CBAP
11 4 (0.83%) CRISC
12 3 (0.62%) IIBA
12 3 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (8.88%) GDPR
3 36 (7.44%) Cyber Essentials
4 24 (4.96%) MiFID
5 13 (2.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 13 (2.69%) QA
6 11 (2.27%) COBIT
7 8 (1.65%) PMO
8 5 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
8 5 (1.03%) EMIR
8 5 (1.03%) FATCA
9 4 (0.83%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.83%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.62%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 3 (0.62%) SLA
11 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.41%) NIST 800
11 2 (0.41%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 79 (16.32%) Active Directory
2 23 (4.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.93%) Snort
4 16 (3.31%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.07%) DFS Replication
6 6 (1.24%) Docker
7 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.41%) RHEV
8 2 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.21%) Varnish
9 1 (0.21%) vSphere
9 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (3.93%) OSSEC
2 13 (2.69%) SCCM
3 11 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (1.65%) Ansible
4 8 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.65%) Puppet
5 4 (0.83%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.41%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.21%) DameWare
7 1 (0.21%) Kibana
7 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.21%) SCOM
7 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 107 (22.11%) Microsoft
2 71 (14.67%) iManage
3 60 (12.40%) Cisco
4 40 (8.26%) VMware
5 38 (7.85%) Intapp
6 34 (7.02%) Citrix
7 27 (5.58%) CheckPoint
8 19 (3.93%) Aderant
9 16 (3.31%) Adobe
10 15 (3.10%) SAP
11 12 (2.48%) Workday
12 9 (1.86%) NetApp
12 9 (1.86%) SolarWinds
13 8 (1.65%) SaltStack
14 7 (1.45%) Aerohive Networks
14 7 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
14 7 (1.45%) Riverbed
15 6 (1.24%) Mitel
15 6 (1.24%) Red Hat
16 5 (1.03%) Veeam