Period
to 5 May 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 5 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > East of England
6 months to
5 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 139 115 181
Rank change year-on-year -24 +66 +66
Permanent jobs citing Legal 49 120 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.31% 2.48% 1.47%
As % of the General category 2.30% 4.31% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 73 77
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,274 £33,250
25th Percentile £44,852 £36,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.67% +20.00%
75th Percentile £62,813 £57,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £66,875 £77,500 £79,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% -

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 East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,126 2,787 4,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 56.91% 57.52% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,198 1,943 3,212
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,300 £25,383
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the East of England

Legal
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Legal in the East of England.

Salary trend for Legal in the East of England

Legal
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legal in the East of England over the 6 months to 5 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Legal in the East of England

Legal
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the East of England region over the 6 months to 5 May 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire +6 25 £58,750 +72.79% 15
Suffolk +9 6 £55,000 - 3
Bedfordshire +18 5 £46,913 +70.07% 10
Norfolk - 5 £45,000 - 6
Essex +2 4 - - 19
Hertfordshire -26 4 £63,750 +27.50% 24
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Legal.

1 21 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 14 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (28.57%) Finance
3 13 (26.53%) Risk Management
4 11 (22.45%) Degree
4 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
5 10 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (18.37%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (18.37%) Information Security
6 9 (18.37%) CEH
6 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
7 8 (16.33%) Project Management
8 7 (14.29%) IRCA
8 7 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 7 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 6 (12.24%) GDPR
9 6 (12.24%) SDLC
9 6 (12.24%) Data Quality
9 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (12.24%) Windows
9 6 (12.24%) Linux
9 6 (12.24%) Games
9 6 (12.24%) Validation
10 5 (10.20%) Migration
10 5 (10.20%) Law
10 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
10 5 (10.20%) Process Management
10 5 (10.20%) Python
10 5 (10.20%) Business Continuity
10 5 (10.20%) Data Management

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) NetSuite
1 1 (2.04%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.04%) Asana
2 1 (2.04%) AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Google Workspace
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (2.04%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) DNS
1 4 (8.16%) MPLS
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) BGP
3 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.08%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.08%) SSL
3 2 (4.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) PPP
4 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Apache Hive
1 2 (4.08%) Big Data
1 2 (4.08%) Impala
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
1 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket Server
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) git-flow
1 2 (4.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) GitLab
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 14 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (12.24%) Games
4 5 (10.20%) Law
4 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
5 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.16%) Marketing
5 4 (8.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.04%) Advertising
7 1 (2.04%) Billing
7 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (16.33%) Analyst
2 7 (14.29%) Information Officer
2 7 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
2 7 (14.29%) Information Systems Officer
2 7 (14.29%) Security Officer
3 6 (12.24%) Implementation Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Data Protection Officer
4 4 (8.16%) Procurement Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Data Science Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Designer
6 2 (4.08%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) IP Architect
6 2 (4.08%) IP Designer
6 2 (4.08%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Customer Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (4.08%) Kafka
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.16%) Biotechnology
2 4 (8.16%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (8.16%) Life Science
3 3 (6.12%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (4.08%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.04%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.04%) FMCG
5 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) IVR
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Android
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.04%) Unix
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (26.53%) Risk Management
3 10 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (18.37%) Information Security
4 9 (18.37%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (16.33%) Project Management
6 7 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 7 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 6 (12.24%) SDLC
7 6 (12.24%) Validation
8 5 (10.20%) Business Continuity
8 5 (10.20%) Contingency Planning
8 5 (10.20%) Data Management
8 5 (10.20%) Due Diligence
8 5 (10.20%) Internal Audit
8 5 (10.20%) Migration
8 5 (10.20%) Process Management
8 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
9 4 (8.16%) Commercial Awareness
9 4 (8.16%) Contract Negotiation
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Python
2 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.12%) C
3 2 (4.08%) Perl
3 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.08%) R
4 1 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
1 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.37%) CEH
3 7 (14.29%) IRCA
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.16%) CISSP
4 4 (8.16%) ISEB
5 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) CCIE
6 2 (4.08%) CCNA
6 2 (4.08%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (4.08%) JNCIE
6 2 (4.08%) JNCIP
6 2 (4.08%) JNCIS
6 2 (4.08%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (4.08%) MCSE
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.08%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (4.08%) SANS
6 2 (4.08%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) Data Quality
1 6 (12.24%) GDPR
1 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.16%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.08%) SLA
4 1 (2.04%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.04%) GRC
4 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Kibana
2 2 (4.08%) Oozie
3 1 (2.04%) Ansible
3 1 (2.04%) Grafana
3 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.04%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.04%) Puppet
3 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) BT
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco
2 2 (4.08%) Juniper
2 2 (4.08%) Splunk
3 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.04%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.04%) OpenText
3 1 (2.04%) Remedy
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) VMware