Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 59 95
Rank change year-on-year -34 +36 -5
Permanent jobs citing Legal 379 454 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.47% 4.46% 3.31%
As % of the General category 6.17% 8.05% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 341 387 410
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +1.94%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £30,950
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -2.91%

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 6,138 5,637 7,933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 56.13% 55.36% 61.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5,448 5,026 7,237
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 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 £57,500 -
Legal
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 146 (38.52%) Law
2 128 (33.77%) Finance
3 94 (24.80%) Microsoft
4 90 (23.75%) Windows
5 82 (21.64%) Project Management
6 61 (16.09%) Information Security
6 61 (16.09%) Microsoft Office
7 56 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (14.25%) SQL
9 44 (11.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 44 (11.61%) Business Analysis
9 44 (11.61%) Degree
10 42 (11.08%) Firewall
10 42 (11.08%) ITIL
11 39 (10.29%) SQL Server
11 39 (10.29%) Data Protection
12 37 (9.76%) Change Management
13 36 (9.50%) Cisco
13 36 (9.50%) Active Directory
14 33 (8.71%) iManage
15 32 (8.44%) GDPR
15 32 (8.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 31 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
16 31 (8.18%) Linux
16 31 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (7.92%) Windows Server
18 29 (7.65%) CISSP
19 28 (7.39%) CISM
20 27 (7.12%) ETL
20 27 (7.12%) SDLC

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 18 (4.75%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.90%) Skype for Business
3 9 (2.37%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.32%) IIS
6 4 (1.06%) Confluence
6 4 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.53%) Apache
8 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.53%) CMS
8 2 (0.53%) Drupal
8 2 (0.53%) SAS
9 1 (0.26%) JBoss
9 1 (0.26%) nginx
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 61 (16.09%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (5.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (1.06%) Acrobat
6 4 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.53%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.53%) Camtasia
7 2 (0.53%) InVision
7 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.26%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (2.90%) Elite 3E
2 9 (2.37%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 3 (0.79%) Primavera
4 2 (0.53%) Carpe Diem
4 2 (0.53%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.53%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.26%) CaseMap
5 1 (0.26%) Concordance
5 1 (0.26%) DocuMatrix
5 1 (0.26%) LexisNexis TimeMap
5 1 (0.26%) Relativity
5 1 (0.26%) Ringtail
5 1 (0.26%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (5.01%) Office 365
3 18 (4.75%) SaaS
4 17 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.06%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.53%) Firebase
7 2 (0.53%) Serverless
8 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.26%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (11.08%) Firewall
2 22 (5.80%) WAN
3 18 (4.75%) DNS
3 18 (4.75%) LAN
3 18 (4.75%) TCP/IP
4 15 (3.96%) Skype
5 14 (3.69%) VPN
6 13 (3.43%) Network Security
7 12 (3.17%) Wireless
8 11 (2.90%) DHCP
9 8 (2.11%) Internet
9 8 (2.11%) IP Telephony
9 8 (2.11%) MPLS
9 8 (2.11%) SAN
9 8 (2.11%) VLAN
9 8 (2.11%) VoIP
9 8 (2.11%) WLAN
10 4 (1.06%) BGP
10 4 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (1.06%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (2.90%) Blockchain
5 9 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.58%) MySQL
7 6 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Power View
8 5 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.32%) Power BI
8 5 (1.32%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.53%) EDMS
9 2 (0.53%) IDOL
9 2 (0.53%) MarkLogic
9 2 (0.53%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.53%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (2.11%) JIRA
2 5 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.06%) Selenium
3 4 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.79%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.79%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.53%) Babel
5 2 (0.53%) git-flow
5 2 (0.53%) Grunt
5 2 (0.53%) gulp
5 2 (0.53%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.53%) webpack
6 1 (0.26%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.26%) GitLab
6 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 146 (38.52%) Law
2 128 (33.77%) Finance
3 23 (6.07%) Banking
4 16 (4.22%) Marketing
5 11 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.64%) Retail
7 9 (2.37%) Advertising
8 5 (1.32%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.06%) Back Office
9 4 (1.06%) Billing
10 3 (0.79%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.79%) Military
10 3 (0.79%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.53%) Games
11 2 (0.53%) International Banking
11 2 (0.53%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.26%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.26%) Front Office
12 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 148 (39.05%) Analyst
2 57 (15.04%) Business Analyst
3 49 (12.93%) Project Manager
4 38 (10.03%) IT Analyst
5 37 (9.76%) Developer
6 28 (7.39%) Project Analyst
7 24 (6.33%) Business Manager
8 23 (6.07%) Business Project Manager
9 21 (5.54%) Security Analyst
9 21 (5.54%) Support Analyst
10 19 (5.01%) IT Trainer
10 19 (5.01%) Trainer
11 17 (4.49%) Security Manager
11 17 (4.49%) Software Analyst
12 16 (4.22%) SQL Developer
13 15 (3.96%) Legal Analyst
13 15 (3.96%) Security Officer
14 14 (3.69%) Software Project Manager
15 13 (3.43%) Service Analyst
15 13 (3.43%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.33%) .NET
2 22 (5.80%) HTML
3 18 (4.75%) CSS
4 16 (4.22%) ASP.NET
5 12 (3.17%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (2.37%) HTML5
6 9 (2.37%) WCF
7 8 (2.11%) XML
8 7 (1.85%) AngularJS
8 7 (1.85%) CSS3
9 6 (1.58%) LDAP
10 5 (1.32%) JSON
10 5 (1.32%) Web Services
11 4 (1.06%) jQuery
11 4 (1.06%) React
11 4 (1.06%) RESTful
12 3 (0.79%) Django
12 3 (0.79%) FIX Protocol
12 3 (0.79%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (0.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.75%) e-Learning
4 13 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.37%) User Experience
6 7 (1.85%) Blackberry
6 7 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.58%) iPhone
8 5 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.06%) Animation
9 4 (1.06%) BYOD
9 4 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.06%) Fintech
9 4 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.06%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (1.06%) RSA SecurID
9 4 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.06%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 90 (23.75%) Windows
2 31 (8.18%) Linux
3 30 (7.92%) Windows Server
4 19 (5.01%) Windows 10
5 16 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.37%) Android
8 7 (1.85%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.58%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.32%) CentOS
11 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.79%) Unix
12 1 (0.26%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (21.64%) Project Management
2 61 (16.09%) Information Security
3 56 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (11.61%) Business Analysis
4 44 (11.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (11.08%) ITIL
6 39 (10.29%) Data Protection
7 37 (9.76%) Change Management
8 31 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (7.12%) ETL
9 27 (7.12%) SDLC
10 26 (6.86%) Document Management
11 25 (6.60%) Cybersecurity
12 22 (5.80%) Data Privacy
13 21 (5.54%) Open Source
13 21 (5.54%) Risk Management
14 20 (5.28%) SIEM
15 19 (5.01%) PRINCE2
16 16 (4.22%) DevOps
16 16 (4.22%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (14.25%) SQL
2 24 (6.33%) C#
3 14 (3.69%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.90%) PowerShell
5 10 (2.64%) C
6 9 (2.37%) VBA
7 7 (1.85%) Java
7 7 (1.85%) Python
7 7 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.58%) PHP
9 3 (0.79%) Perl
9 3 (0.79%) Prolog
9 3 (0.79%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.53%) ABAP
10 2 (0.53%) C++
10 2 (0.53%) ES6
10 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.53%) VBScript
10 2 (0.53%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 44 (11.61%) Degree
2 29 (7.65%) CISSP
3 28 (7.39%) CISM
4 19 (5.01%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (3.96%) CCNP
6 11 (2.90%) CCIE
6 11 (2.90%) CEH
6 11 (2.90%) CISA
6 11 (2.90%) GIAC
6 11 (2.90%) GSEC
7 8 (2.11%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.85%) CBAP
8 7 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (1.85%) IIBA
9 6 (1.58%) PMP
10 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (1.06%) CRISC
11 4 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.44%) GDPR
1 32 (8.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (5.80%) Cyber Essentials
3 14 (3.69%) MiFID
4 13 (3.43%) PMO
4 13 (3.43%) QA
5 11 (2.90%) COBIT
6 5 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 5 (1.32%) SLA
7 4 (1.06%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.79%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.53%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.26%) GCP
10 1 (0.26%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.26%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 36 (9.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.17%) Hyper-V
2 12 (3.17%) Snort
3 9 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.11%) Docker
5 4 (1.06%) DFS Replication
5 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.26%) vSphere
6 1 (0.26%) XenApp
6 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (3.17%) OSSEC
2 9 (2.37%) SCCM
3 6 (1.58%) Ansible
3 6 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.58%) Puppet
4 4 (1.06%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.53%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.26%) DameWare
7 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.26%) SCOM
7 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (24.80%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.50%) Cisco
3 33 (8.71%) iManage
4 22 (5.80%) Citrix
5 21 (5.54%) Intapp
6 19 (5.01%) Workday
7 18 (4.75%) SAP
8 16 (4.22%) CheckPoint
9 14 (3.69%) VMware
10 10 (2.64%) Aderant
11 9 (2.37%) PeopleSoft
12 7 (1.85%) Adobe
13 6 (1.58%) NetApp
13 6 (1.58%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.58%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.32%) HP
14 5 (1.32%) SaltStack
14 5 (1.32%) Xerox
15 4 (1.06%) Apple
15 4 (1.06%) Salesforce.com