Period
to 20 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > North West
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 212 90 223
Rank change year-on-year -122 +133 -19
Permanent jobs citing Law 123 401 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.17% 3.31% 1.23%
As % of the General category 3.18% 8.17% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 106 103
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

Law 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 North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,872 4,906 5,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 36.89% 40.49% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,599 3,669 4,048
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Law in the North West

Law
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law in the North West.

Salary trend for Law in the North West

Law
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the North West over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Law in the North West

Law
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 August 2019. 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
Manchester -17 89 £47,500 +18.75% 24
Merseyside -18 23 £37,500 -25.00% 19
Cheshire -98 8 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Cumbria - 3 - -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT jobs citing Law 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 North West region with a requirement for Law.

1 43 (34.96%) ITIL
2 42 (34.15%) Windows
3 40 (32.52%) Legal
4 33 (26.83%) Finance
5 30 (24.39%) Active Directory
6 22 (17.89%) Microsoft
6 22 (17.89%) Security Cleared
7 20 (16.26%) SLA
7 20 (16.26%) Windows 10
7 20 (16.26%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (15.45%) Microsoft Office
9 17 (13.82%) Project Management
9 17 (13.82%) Information Security
9 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (13.82%) iManage
9 17 (13.82%) Office 365
10 16 (13.01%) Risk Management
10 16 (13.01%) MS Exchange
11 15 (12.20%) Management Information System
11 15 (12.20%) ISMS
12 14 (11.38%) Python
12 14 (11.38%) SQL Server
12 14 (11.38%) Windows 7
12 14 (11.38%) PMO
13 13 (10.57%) SQL
13 13 (10.57%) DHCP
13 13 (10.57%) DNS
13 13 (10.57%) Degree
14 12 (9.76%) Document Management

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (13.01%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (15.45%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.81%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.82%) Office 365
2 12 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.94%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.63%) AdWords
4 2 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.81%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.57%) DHCP
1 13 (10.57%) DNS
2 9 (7.32%) Firewall
3 7 (5.69%) Kerberos
3 7 (5.69%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.69%) Unified Communications
3 7 (5.69%) VoIP
4 6 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (4.07%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (4.07%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (2.44%) BGP
6 3 (2.44%) EIGRP
6 3 (2.44%) OSPF
6 3 (2.44%) SNA
7 2 (1.63%) Internet
7 2 (1.63%) Skype
8 1 (0.81%) MPLS
8 1 (0.81%) Network Security
8 1 (0.81%) SAN
8 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.94%) Power BI
3 10 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.25%) QlikView
7 3 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.44%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.81%) MSI
2 1 (0.81%) Selenium
2 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (32.52%) Legal
2 33 (26.83%) Finance
3 12 (9.76%) Police
4 9 (7.32%) Banking
4 9 (7.32%) Investment Banking
5 7 (5.69%) Local Government
6 6 (4.88%) Fire and Rescue
6 6 (4.88%) Public Sector
6 6 (4.88%) Telecoms
7 5 (4.07%) Back Office
7 5 (4.07%) Retail
8 2 (1.63%) Billing
8 2 (1.63%) Marketing
9 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.81%) Automotive
9 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (26.83%) Analyst
2 16 (13.01%) Service Analyst
3 14 (11.38%) Developer
3 14 (11.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (8.13%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (5.69%) Active Directory Engineer
5 7 (5.69%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (4.88%) Service Delivery Manager
6 6 (4.88%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.07%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 5 (4.07%) IT Manager
7 5 (4.07%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.07%) IT Services Manager
7 5 (4.07%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.07%) Project Officer
7 5 (4.07%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.07%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.25%) C/C++ Software Developer
8 4 (3.25%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.94%) SOAP
2 7 (5.69%) XMPP
3 6 (4.88%) Hibernate
3 6 (4.88%) J2EE
3 6 (4.88%) REST
3 6 (4.88%) Spring
4 5 (4.07%) Web Services
5 3 (2.44%) .NET
5 3 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.63%) HTML
6 2 (1.63%) jQuery
7 1 (0.81%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.81%) Angular 2
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.81%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.69%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.88%) iPhone
4 6 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.25%) Social Media
5 4 (3.25%) User Experience
6 3 (2.44%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (34.15%) Windows
2 20 (16.26%) Windows 10
3 14 (11.38%) Windows 7
4 10 (8.13%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.69%) Linux
7 5 (4.07%) Android
7 5 (4.07%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.81%) CentOS
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.96%) ITIL
2 20 (16.26%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.82%) Information Security
3 17 (13.82%) Project Management
4 16 (13.01%) Risk Management
5 15 (12.20%) ISMS
6 12 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (9.76%) Document Management
7 11 (8.94%) Information Security Management
7 11 (8.94%) ITIL V3
7 11 (8.94%) Security Management
7 11 (8.94%) Service Management
7 11 (8.94%) Software Engineering
7 11 (8.94%) Ticket Management
7 11 (8.94%) Workflow
8 10 (8.13%) Case Management
8 10 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (8.13%) PRINCE2
8 10 (8.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.38%) Python
2 13 (10.57%) SQL
3 10 (8.13%) Java
4 9 (7.32%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.32%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.69%) C
5 7 (5.69%) C++
6 6 (4.88%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.07%) C#
8 3 (2.44%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.63%) Java 8
10 1 (0.81%) Go
10 1 (0.81%) Perl
10 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (17.89%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.57%) Degree
3 11 (8.94%) DV Cleared
4 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (4.07%) CISSP
6 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.25%) CISM
7 4 (3.25%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (3.25%) DBS Check
7 4 (3.25%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 3 (2.44%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.81%) CCSP
9 1 (0.81%) CEH
9 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.81%) ISEB
9 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.26%) SLA
2 14 (11.38%) PMO
3 6 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (4.88%) QA
4 4 (3.25%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (3.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 4 (3.25%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (3.25%) GDPR
5 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.81%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.69%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (3.25%) Docker
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (5.69%) WSUS
2 2 (1.63%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (1.63%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.63%) SCCM
3 1 (0.81%) Ansible
3 1 (0.81%) AppDNA
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.81%) Puppet
3 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.82%) iManage
3 12 (9.76%) ServiceNow
4 11 (8.94%) Cisco
4 11 (8.94%) Sony
5 8 (6.50%) CyberArk
6 7 (5.69%) Capita
7 6 (4.88%) Intapp
8 5 (4.07%) Apple
8 5 (4.07%) Citrix
8 5 (4.07%) DocuSign
9 4 (3.25%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.44%) Tableau
11 2 (1.63%) Facebook
11 2 (1.63%) Google
11 2 (1.63%) VMware
12 1 (0.81%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.81%) Interwoven
12 1 (0.81%) Juniper
12 1 (0.81%) Polycom