Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 122 140
Rank change year-on-year +12 +18 +1
Permanent jobs citing Legal 62 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.05% 1.15% 1.14%
As % of the General category 4.25% 2.86% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 40
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £59,960 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.29% +9.02% +2.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £37,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £75,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +26.87%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1458 910 1346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 48.25% 40.39% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 976 751 1096
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% -
10th Percentile £29,625 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,290 £66,250
North West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.23% +1.25%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Cheshire

Legal
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Legal in Cheshire

Legal
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in Cheshire

Legal
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Warrington +3 7 £18,500 -53.75%
Crewe - 7 £52,500 -
Knutsford -37 6 £44,000 -41.33%
Northwich - 4 £37,500 -
Runcorn - 3 £52,500 -
Chester -4 1 £45,000 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 -
Legal
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 25 (40.32%) Finance
1 25 (40.32%) Information Security
2 23 (37.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (32.26%) Project Management
3 20 (32.26%) Data Security
3 20 (32.26%) Degree
3 20 (32.26%) Analytics
4 19 (30.65%) CISA
4 19 (30.65%) CISSP
5 18 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (29.03%) Matrix Organization
6 17 (27.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (25.81%) CISM
8 15 (24.19%) Data Analytics
8 15 (24.19%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 14 (22.58%) Risk Management
10 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (19.35%) ITIL
12 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (16.13%) Incident Management
13 9 (14.52%) Marketing
13 9 (14.52%) Change Management
13 9 (14.52%) Data Protection
14 8 (12.90%) Market Research
14 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
14 8 (12.90%) Telesales
14 8 (12.90%) Asset Management
14 8 (12.90%) Logistics

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (8.06%) Office 365
2 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) PaaS
3 3 (4.84%) IaaS
3 3 (4.84%) SaaS
4 1 (1.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) DNS
1 2 (3.23%) Firewall
1 2 (3.23%) LAN
1 2 (3.23%) MPLS
1 2 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (3.23%) VoIP
1 2 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (1.61%) DKIM
2 1 (1.61%) DMARC
2 1 (1.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
1 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (40.32%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Marketing
3 6 (9.68%) Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.45%) Law
5 3 (4.84%) Retail
5 3 (4.84%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Analyst
2 13 (20.97%) Security Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Information Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Account Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Security Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Information Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Software Team Leader
5 4 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.84%) Account Executive
6 3 (4.84%) Audit Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Compliance Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Information Risk Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Sales Executive
6 3 (4.84%) Security Compliance Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.61%) CSS
2 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.45%) Contactless
5 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.23%) PKI
6 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.61%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Android
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Information Security
2 23 (37.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (32.26%) Analytics
3 20 (32.26%) Data Security
3 20 (32.26%) Project Management
4 18 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (29.03%) Matrix Organization
5 17 (27.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (24.19%) Data Analytics
6 15 (24.19%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 14 (22.58%) Risk Management
8 12 (19.35%) ITIL
9 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (16.13%) Incident Management
10 9 (14.52%) Change Management
10 9 (14.52%) Data Protection
11 8 (12.90%) Logistics
11 8 (12.90%) Market Research
11 8 (12.90%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) C#
2 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Degree
2 19 (30.65%) CISA
2 19 (30.65%) CISSP
3 16 (25.81%) CISM
4 7 (11.29%) CRISC
5 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.84%) CNE
5 3 (4.84%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (4.84%) MCSE
5 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.84%) Novell Certification
5 3 (4.84%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (3.23%) CCNA
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (1.61%) CISMP
7 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) GDPR
2 2 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.61%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Symantec
3 2 (3.23%) arcserve
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco
3 2 (3.23%) McAfee
3 2 (3.23%) Sophos
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix
4 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow