Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 76 78
Rank change year-on-year -33 +2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Legal 333 399 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.01% 4.01% 3.99%
As % of the General category 5.72% 6.97% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 305 327 447
City of London median annual salary £64,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.36% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £34,850 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,000 £83,750 £87,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,820 5,723 7,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 52.66% 57.56% 60.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,223 5,129 6,635
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the City of London

Legal
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Legal in the City of London

Legal
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Legal in the City of London

Legal
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the City of London region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
London Bridge - 2 £50,000 -
Moorgate - 1 £45,000 -
Legal
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for Legal.

1 130 (39.04%) Law
2 119 (35.74%) Finance
3 113 (33.93%) Windows
4 76 (22.82%) Information Security
5 71 (21.32%) Microsoft
6 57 (17.12%) Firewall
7 53 (15.92%) Microsoft Office
8 47 (14.11%) Windows Server
9 46 (13.81%) Project Management
9 46 (13.81%) Data Protection
10 45 (13.51%) Active Directory
11 41 (12.31%) SQL
12 40 (12.01%) GDPR
13 39 (11.71%) Cisco
14 38 (11.41%) Business Analysis
15 37 (11.11%) Linux
15 37 (11.11%) ITIL
16 35 (10.51%) Agile Software Development
16 35 (10.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 34 (10.21%) CISM
17 34 (10.21%) SQL Server
17 34 (10.21%) CISSP
18 32 (9.61%) TCP/IP
18 32 (9.61%) Data Privacy
18 32 (9.61%) iManage
19 31 (9.31%) Cisco Certification
19 31 (9.31%) Change Management
20 30 (9.01%) Degree
20 30 (9.01%) Open Source
21 29 (8.71%) Cybersecurity

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 16 (4.80%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.30%) Skype for Business
3 10 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.20%) IIS
6 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.60%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.30%) Confluence
7 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.30%) nginx
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 53 (15.92%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (7.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (5.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.60%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (1.80%) Elite 3E
1 6 (1.80%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 3 (0.90%) Carpe Diem
3 2 (0.60%) DocuMatrix
3 2 (0.60%) Relativity
3 2 (0.60%) Ringtail
3 2 (0.60%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.60%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.30%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (5.71%) SaaS
3 18 (5.41%) Office 365
4 11 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.60%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) Firebase
7 1 (0.30%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 57 (17.12%) Firewall
2 32 (9.61%) TCP/IP
3 24 (7.21%) WAN
4 23 (6.91%) DNS
5 21 (6.31%) Network Security
6 15 (4.50%) LAN
7 13 (3.90%) MPLS
7 13 (3.90%) Skype
7 13 (3.90%) VPN
7 13 (3.90%) Wireless
8 12 (3.60%) DHCP
9 9 (2.70%) SAN
10 8 (2.40%) BGP
10 8 (2.40%) Internet
10 8 (2.40%) OSPF
11 7 (2.10%) IP Telephony
11 7 (2.10%) VLAN
11 7 (2.10%) WLAN
12 6 (1.80%) VoIP
13 5 (1.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.90%) Blockchain
3 11 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.90%) IDOL
6 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Power View
6 3 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.90%) Power BI
6 3 (0.90%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.60%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.30%) Big Data
8 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.30%) Redis
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.90%) JIRA
2 3 (0.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.30%) CircleCI
3 1 (0.30%) GitLab
3 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 130 (39.04%) Law
2 119 (35.74%) Finance
3 17 (5.11%) Banking
4 16 (4.80%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.30%) Advertising
6 8 (2.40%) Marketing
7 5 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.50%) Retail
8 4 (1.20%) Back Office
9 3 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.60%) Billing
10 2 (0.60%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.60%) International Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.30%) Publishing
11 1 (0.30%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 128 (38.44%) Analyst
2 47 (14.11%) Business Analyst
3 39 (11.71%) IT Analyst
4 31 (9.31%) Security Analyst
5 30 (9.01%) Developer
6 27 (8.11%) Security Manager
7 24 (7.21%) Security Officer
8 22 (6.61%) Project Manager
9 20 (6.01%) Cisco Analyst
9 20 (6.01%) Cisco Security Analyst
9 20 (6.01%) IT Security Analyst
10 18 (5.41%) SQL Developer
11 15 (4.50%) Administrator
11 15 (4.50%) IT Manager
11 15 (4.50%) Support Analyst
12 14 (4.20%) Information Manager
12 14 (4.20%) Information Security Manager
12 14 (4.20%) Project Analyst
12 14 (4.20%) Trainer
13 13 (3.90%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.31%) Elastic Stack
2 19 (5.71%) .NET
3 13 (3.90%) ASP.NET
4 11 (3.30%) HTML
5 9 (2.70%) WCF
6 7 (2.10%) CSS
6 7 (2.10%) XML
7 6 (1.80%) Web Services
8 5 (1.50%) jQuery
8 5 (1.50%) LDAP
9 4 (1.20%) JSON
10 3 (0.90%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (0.60%) Django
11 2 (0.60%) HTML5
11 2 (0.60%) REST
11 2 (0.60%) RESTful
11 2 (0.60%) SOAP
12 1 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
12 1 (0.30%) Spring
12 1 (0.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.30%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (2.70%) User Experience
5 8 (2.40%) e-Learning
6 7 (2.10%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.10%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.20%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.20%) Fintech
8 3 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.90%) HP StoreVirtual
8 3 (0.90%) iPhone
8 3 (0.90%) RSA SecurID
8 3 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.60%) Derivative
9 2 (0.60%) Equities
9 2 (0.60%) Pharmacovigilance
9 2 (0.60%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 113 (33.93%) Windows
2 47 (14.11%) Windows Server
3 37 (11.11%) Linux
4 20 (6.01%) Windows 10
5 15 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (3.30%) Windows 7
7 9 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.40%) Android
9 7 (2.10%) CentOS
10 5 (1.50%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.30%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (22.82%) Information Security
2 46 (13.81%) Data Protection
2 46 (13.81%) Project Management
3 38 (11.41%) Business Analysis
4 37 (11.11%) ITIL
5 35 (10.51%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (9.61%) Data Privacy
7 31 (9.31%) Change Management
8 30 (9.01%) Open Source
9 29 (8.71%) Cybersecurity
9 29 (8.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (7.21%) Risk Management
10 24 (7.21%) SIEM
11 22 (6.61%) Data Loss Prevention
11 22 (6.61%) Penetration Testing
12 21 (6.31%) Data Encryption
12 21 (6.31%) Remediation Plan
12 21 (6.31%) Threat Detection
12 21 (6.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 17 (5.11%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 41 (12.31%) SQL
2 19 (5.71%) C#
3 12 (3.60%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.10%) VBA
5 5 (1.50%) C
5 5 (1.50%) Python
6 4 (1.20%) PHP
6 4 (1.20%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.90%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.60%) ABAP
8 2 (0.60%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.60%) Java
8 2 (0.60%) VBScript
9 1 (0.30%) Java 8
9 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (10.21%) CISM
1 34 (10.21%) CISSP
2 31 (9.31%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (9.01%) Degree
4 28 (8.41%) CCNP
5 21 (6.31%) CCIE
6 20 (6.01%) CEH
6 20 (6.01%) GIAC
6 20 (6.01%) GSEC
7 8 (2.40%) CISA
8 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.20%) CRISC
10 3 (0.90%) CBAP
10 3 (0.90%) IIBA
10 3 (0.90%) MCSE
11 2 (0.60%) CCNA
11 2 (0.60%) CISMP
11 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.60%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.01%) GDPR
2 35 (10.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (8.71%) MiFID
4 26 (7.81%) Cyber Essentials
5 11 (3.30%) COBIT
6 10 (3.00%) QA
7 8 (2.40%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (2.40%) EMIR
7 8 (2.40%) FATCA
8 7 (2.10%) Solvency II
9 5 (1.50%) PMO
10 4 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.90%) SLA
12 2 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.60%) NIST 800
12 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.60%) SSAE 16
13 1 (0.30%) HIPAA
System Software
1 45 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.31%) Snort
3 13 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.20%) Docker
5 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.90%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.60%) RHEV
7 2 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (6.31%) OSSEC
2 11 (3.30%) SCCM
3 9 (2.70%) Ansible
3 9 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.70%) Puppet
4 4 (1.20%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.60%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.30%) SCOM
6 1 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.30%) WSUS
6 1 (0.30%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 71 (21.32%) Microsoft
2 39 (11.71%) Cisco
3 32 (9.61%) iManage
4 24 (7.21%) Citrix
5 23 (6.91%) CheckPoint
6 20 (6.01%) Intapp
7 14 (4.20%) VMware
8 10 (3.00%) SAP
9 9 (2.70%) SaltStack
10 8 (2.40%) Workday
11 7 (2.10%) Aderant
11 7 (2.10%) Aerohive Networks
11 7 (2.10%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.80%) LexisNexis
12 6 (1.80%) PeopleSoft
13 5 (1.50%) NetApp
14 4 (1.20%) HP
14 4 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (1.20%) ShoreTel
14 4 (1.20%) Veeam