Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 86 75
Rank change year-on-year -35 -11 +24
Permanent jobs citing Legal 271 381 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.55% 3.67% 4.00%
As % of the General category 5.09% 6.31% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 248 337 418
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £35,450 £32,300 £32,925
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £87,050
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 5,320 6,041 6,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 50.03% 58.26% 59.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,753 5,456 6,072
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Moorgate - 1 £45,000 -
London Bridge - 1 £50,000 -
Legal
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 113 (41.70%) Law
2 108 (39.85%) Finance
3 102 (37.64%) Windows
4 62 (22.88%) Firewall
5 58 (21.40%) Microsoft
5 58 (21.40%) Information Security
6 50 (18.45%) Windows Server
7 46 (16.97%) Cisco
8 40 (14.76%) Active Directory
9 38 (14.02%) GDPR
9 38 (14.02%) Cisco Certification
10 36 (13.28%) CCNP
10 36 (13.28%) Linux
11 35 (12.92%) ITIL
12 34 (12.55%) TCP/IP
13 32 (11.81%) Microsoft Office
13 32 (11.81%) SQL
13 32 (11.81%) MiFID
13 32 (11.81%) Data Privacy
13 32 (11.81%) iManage
14 31 (11.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 31 (11.44%) Data Protection
15 30 (11.07%) Open Source
15 30 (11.07%) CheckPoint
16 29 (10.70%) CISSP
16 29 (10.70%) CISM
16 29 (10.70%) Cybersecurity
17 28 (10.33%) Network Security
18 27 (9.96%) Cyber Essentials
19 26 (9.59%) Project Management

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 (5.90%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.06%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.69%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.74%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.37%) CMS
6 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (11.81%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (8.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (5.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Carpe Diem
1 4 (1.48%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.74%) DocuMatrix
2 2 (0.74%) Relativity
2 2 (0.74%) Ringtail
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.64%) Office 365
2 14 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.69%) SaaS
4 4 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.74%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 62 (22.88%) Firewall
2 34 (12.55%) TCP/IP
3 28 (10.33%) Network Security
4 23 (8.49%) WAN
5 19 (7.01%) DNS
6 14 (5.17%) LAN
7 12 (4.43%) MPLS
8 10 (3.69%) DHCP
8 10 (3.69%) Skype
8 10 (3.69%) VPN
9 9 (3.32%) Wireless
10 8 (2.95%) BGP
10 8 (2.95%) OSPF
10 8 (2.95%) SAN
11 7 (2.58%) IP Telephony
12 5 (1.85%) Internet
13 4 (1.48%) NAS
13 4 (1.48%) VLAN
13 4 (1.48%) VoIP
13 4 (1.48%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (1.85%) Blockchain
5 5 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.85%) Power BI
6 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (1.48%) PowerPivot
7 3 (1.11%) IDOL
8 2 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.37%) Big Data
9 1 (0.37%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.37%) JIRA
3 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 113 (41.70%) Law
2 108 (39.85%) Finance
3 20 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.06%) Marketing
5 10 (3.69%) Banking
6 7 (2.58%) Advertising
7 4 (1.48%) Back Office
7 4 (1.48%) Retail
8 3 (1.11%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.74%) International Banking
9 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.37%) Billing
10 1 (0.37%) Games
10 1 (0.37%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 106 (39.11%) Analyst
2 40 (14.76%) IT Analyst
3 35 (12.92%) Security Analyst
4 29 (10.70%) Security Manager
5 28 (10.33%) Business Analyst
6 27 (9.96%) Cisco Analyst
6 27 (9.96%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 27 (9.96%) IT Security Analyst
7 23 (8.49%) Security Officer
8 20 (7.38%) Developer
9 14 (5.17%) IT Manager
10 13 (4.80%) Information Manager
10 13 (4.80%) Information Security Manager
10 13 (4.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 12 (4.43%) Legal Analyst
11 12 (4.43%) SQL Developer
12 11 (4.06%) Administrator
12 11 (4.06%) IT Support
12 11 (4.06%) Support Analyst
12 11 (4.06%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.49%) Elastic Stack
2 12 (4.43%) .NET
3 7 (2.58%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.85%) HTML
4 5 (1.85%) WCF
5 4 (1.48%) jQuery
5 4 (1.48%) LDAP
5 4 (1.48%) XML
6 3 (1.11%) CSS
7 2 (0.74%) JSON
7 2 (0.74%) Web Services
8 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.37%) CSS3
8 1 (0.37%) HTML5
8 1 (0.37%) Kafka
8 1 (0.37%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.37%) REST
8 1 (0.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (4.80%) Management Information System
2 11 (4.06%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (2.95%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (2.95%) User Experience
4 4 (1.48%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.11%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.11%) Fintech
5 3 (1.11%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.74%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.74%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (0.74%) Pharmacovigilance
6 2 (0.74%) RSA SecurID
6 2 (0.74%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (0.74%) Smartphone
6 2 (0.74%) Social Media
7 1 (0.37%) BYOD
7 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.37%) iPhone
7 1 (0.37%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 102 (37.64%) Windows
2 50 (18.45%) Windows Server
3 36 (13.28%) Linux
4 17 (6.27%) Windows 10
5 10 (3.69%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.95%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.58%) CentOS
8 7 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.21%) Android
10 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.37%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (21.40%) Information Security
2 35 (12.92%) ITIL
3 32 (11.81%) Data Privacy
4 31 (11.44%) Data Protection
5 30 (11.07%) Open Source
6 29 (10.70%) Cybersecurity
7 26 (9.59%) Change Management
7 26 (9.59%) Project Management
8 25 (9.23%) SIEM
9 24 (8.86%) Business Analysis
9 24 (8.86%) Penetration Testing
10 23 (8.49%) Data Encryption
10 23 (8.49%) Data Loss Prevention
10 23 (8.49%) Remediation Plan
10 23 (8.49%) Threat Detection
10 23 (8.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 19 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (5.90%) Document Management
12 16 (5.90%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (5.54%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 32 (11.81%) SQL
2 14 (5.17%) C#
3 9 (3.32%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.11%) Python
4 3 (1.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.74%) Java
5 2 (0.74%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.74%) PHP
6 1 (0.37%) C
6 1 (0.37%) Java 8
6 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (14.02%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (13.28%) CCNP
3 29 (10.70%) CISM
3 29 (10.70%) CISSP
4 25 (9.23%) CCIE
5 24 (8.86%) CEH
5 24 (8.86%) GIAC
5 24 (8.86%) GSEC
6 19 (7.01%) Degree
7 8 (2.95%) CCNA
8 6 (2.21%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.48%) CISA
11 3 (1.11%) IIBA
12 2 (0.74%) CISMP
12 2 (0.74%) CRISC
12 2 (0.74%) MCDST
12 2 (0.74%) MCITP
12 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (14.02%) GDPR
2 32 (11.81%) MiFID
3 31 (11.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (9.96%) Cyber Essentials
5 9 (3.32%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (3.32%) EMIR
5 9 (3.32%) FATCA
6 8 (2.95%) QA
7 7 (2.58%) COBIT
7 7 (2.58%) Solvency II
8 5 (1.85%) PMO
9 4 (1.48%) PCI DSS
9 4 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.74%) NIST 800
10 2 (0.74%) SLA
10 2 (0.74%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (14.76%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.49%) Snort
3 10 (3.69%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.85%) XenApp
5 2 (0.74%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.74%) RHEV
5 2 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (8.49%) OSSEC
2 15 (5.54%) SCCM
3 9 (3.32%) Ansible
3 9 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.32%) Puppet
4 2 (0.74%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.37%) EnCase
5 1 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 58 (21.40%) Microsoft
2 46 (16.97%) Cisco
3 32 (11.81%) iManage
4 30 (11.07%) CheckPoint
5 24 (8.86%) Citrix
6 18 (6.64%) VMware
7 15 (5.54%) Intapp
8 9 (3.32%) SaltStack
9 7 (2.58%) Aerohive Networks
9 7 (2.58%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.21%) LexisNexis
11 5 (1.85%) Aderant
12 4 (1.48%) NetApp
12 4 (1.48%) ShoreTel
13 3 (1.11%) Avaya
13 3 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.74%) HP
14 2 (0.74%) Mitel
14 2 (0.74%) Riverbed
14 2 (0.74%) Veeam