The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.59% 3.31% -
As % of the General category 4.84% 15.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  

Legal is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 62 33 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 32.80% 21.85% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 30 24
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Legal as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Northern Ireland

Legal
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Legal in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Legal in Northern Ireland

Legal
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -7 3 £35,000 -
Legal
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Legal.

1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (33.33%) Forcepoint
2 3 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) Mimecast
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) CCSA
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Messaging Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Messaging Support
3 3 (33.33%) Messaging Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (11.11%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Change Control
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Forensics
1 2 (22.22%) Information Security
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
2 1 (11.11%) Server Building
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) CCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (11.11%) EdgeSight
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Snow
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec