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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 70 108
Rank change year-on-year -12 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 34 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.34% 1.54% 0.89%
As % of the General category 5.14% 3.44% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 14
Median salary £40,000 £63,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.00% +27.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £43,906 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £68,853 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +3.52%  

Legal is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 661 436 727
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.49% 44.81% 42.97%
Number of salaries quoted 415 360 550
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,965 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Legal as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 15 £55,000 -
Knutsford -29 8 - - 1
Warrington -5 6 £18,500 -64.76% 3
Runcorn -3 3 £27,500 -3.50%
Winsford - 1 £40,000 -
Legal
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 (64.10%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Information Security
3 15 (38.46%) Degree
3 15 (38.46%) Data Security
3 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (35.90%) Identity Management
4 14 (35.90%) Management Information System
4 14 (35.90%) CISA
4 14 (35.90%) CISSP
4 14 (35.90%) Retail
5 13 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
5 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (33.33%) CNA
5 13 (33.33%) CNE
5 13 (33.33%) Novell Certification
5 13 (33.33%) MCSE
5 13 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
5 13 (33.33%) Virtual Team
6 12 (30.77%) Process Improvement
6 12 (30.77%) Customer Engagement
7 7 (17.95%) SQL
7 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
7 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
7 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.38%) Change Management
8 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 6 (15.38%) Marketing
8 6 (15.38%) Analytics
9 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development

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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
1 2 (5.13%) LAN
1 2 (5.13%) MPLS
1 2 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (5.13%) VoIP
1 2 (5.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) DKIM
2 1 (2.56%) DMARC
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (64.10%) Finance
2 14 (35.90%) Retail
3 6 (15.38%) Marketing
4 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Law
5 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.56%) Games
6 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Compliance Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Account Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Excel Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Report Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Reporting Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Developer
5 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Project Director
5 2 (5.13%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.56%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (2.56%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.56%) Ajax
2 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) jQuery
2 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (35.90%) Management Information System
3 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 13 (33.33%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.13%) User Experience
5 1 (2.56%) Contactless
5 1 (2.56%) iPad
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Information Security
2 15 (38.46%) Data Security
3 14 (35.90%) Identity Management
4 12 (30.77%) Customer Engagement
4 12 (30.77%) Process Improvement
5 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
5 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.38%) Analytics
6 6 (15.38%) Change Management
7 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.82%) Project Management
7 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
7 5 (12.82%) Service Management
8 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
8 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
8 4 (10.26%) Logistics
8 4 (10.26%) Market Research
8 4 (10.26%) Supplier Management
8 4 (10.26%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) VBA
3 2 (5.13%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) VB
4 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Degree
2 14 (35.90%) CISA
2 14 (35.90%) CISSP
3 13 (33.33%) CNA
3 13 (33.33%) CNE
3 13 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 13 (33.33%) MCSE
3 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (33.33%) Novell Certification
3 13 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (5.13%) CCNA
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.56%) ACCA
5 1 (2.56%) CIMA
5 1 (2.56%) CISM
5 1 (2.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
1 3 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) BS25999
3 1 (2.56%) COBIT
3 1 (2.56%) COSO
3 1 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (2.56%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.56%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.56%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Symantec
3 2 (5.13%) arcserve
3 2 (5.13%) CA
3 2 (5.13%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco
3 2 (5.13%) Citrix
3 2 (5.13%) Sophos
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) RedGate
4 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
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