Period
to 26 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South East
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 415 399
Rank change year-on-year +73 -16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Law 202 126 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.68% 0.43% 0.56%
As % of the General category 2.11% 1.24% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 86 99 173
South East median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £25,875 £26,250 £24,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,592 10,136 12,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.43% 34.69% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7,667 7,790 10,327
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% -

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Law in the South East

Law
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Law in the South East

Law
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the South East over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Law in the South East

Law
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 September 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
Thames Valley +110 148 £42,500 -7.10% 14
Buckinghamshire +87 99 £42,500 +7.59% 6
Berkshire +18 41 £42,500 -46.88% 6
Hampshire -22 27 £43,250 -3.89% 8
Surrey +9 22 £35,000 -36.36% 4
Oxfordshire +2 9 £55,000 +100.00% 2
Kent +7 2 - - 1
West Sussex +6 2 - -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Law.

1 70 (34.65%) Windows
2 53 (26.24%) Legal
3 52 (25.74%) Finance
4 49 (24.26%) Citrix
5 47 (23.27%) Sony
6 45 (22.28%) ITIL
7 41 (20.30%) SLA
8 39 (19.31%) Back Office
9 36 (17.82%) Ticket Management
10 35 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (17.33%) Microsoft Office
11 34 (16.83%) Windows 7
11 34 (16.83%) Problem-Solving
12 30 (14.85%) Windows Server
13 29 (14.36%) Degree
14 26 (12.87%) TCP/IP
15 24 (11.88%) Security Cleared
15 24 (11.88%) Windows 10
16 23 (11.39%) Office 365
17 22 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (10.89%) Windows Server 2012
17 22 (10.89%) VMware
17 22 (10.89%) Java
17 22 (10.89%) SQL
18 21 (10.40%) Firewall
18 21 (10.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 20 (9.90%) iManage
20 19 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
21 18 (8.91%) VMware ESXi
21 18 (8.91%) XenApp

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (7.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 13 (6.44%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.46%) Apache
3 9 (4.46%) Apache ServiceMix
4 5 (2.48%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.49%) CMS
5 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.99%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 35 (17.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.50%) EPLAN
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) assyst
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.39%) Office 365
2 10 (4.95%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.48%) SaaS
5 4 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.99%) IaaS
7 2 (0.99%) PaaS
8 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.87%) TCP/IP
2 21 (10.40%) Firewall
3 9 (4.46%) VPN
4 7 (3.47%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (2.48%) Internet
5 5 (2.48%) Skype
6 4 (1.98%) DHCP
6 4 (1.98%) DNS
7 3 (1.49%) LAN
7 3 (1.49%) WAN
8 2 (0.99%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.99%) WebEx
8 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.99%) WPA2
9 1 (0.50%) Extranet
9 1 (0.50%) Profibus
9 1 (0.50%) SAN
9 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (3.96%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.97%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.98%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.99%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (0.99%) GIS
7 1 (0.50%) Big Data
7 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (2.48%) Maven
2 4 (1.98%) Selenium
3 3 (1.49%) JUnit
4 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.50%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.50%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.50%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.50%) Protractor
5 1 (0.50%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.50%) Sublime Text
5 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 53 (26.24%) Legal
2 52 (25.74%) Finance
3 39 (19.31%) Back Office
4 10 (4.95%) Marketing
4 10 (4.95%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.48%) Retail
6 4 (1.98%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.49%) Military
8 2 (0.99%) Banking
8 2 (0.99%) Billing
8 2 (0.99%) Electronics
8 2 (0.99%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.50%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (29.21%) Analyst
2 38 (18.81%) Senior Analyst
2 38 (18.81%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
2 38 (18.81%) Service Analyst
2 38 (18.81%) Service Desk Analyst
3 25 (12.38%) Developer
4 14 (6.93%) Team Leader
5 13 (6.44%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (6.44%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (6.44%) Business Analyst
6 12 (5.94%) IT Manager
7 10 (4.95%) Java Developer
8 9 (4.46%) Support Team Leader
9 8 (3.96%) Head of Infrastructure
9 8 (3.96%) QA Manager
9 8 (3.96%) Quality Manager
9 8 (3.96%) Support Engineer
9 8 (3.96%) Transition Manager
10 7 (3.47%) Infrastructure Support
10 7 (3.47%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.42%) HTML
1 17 (8.42%) Spring
2 15 (7.43%) CSS
3 14 (6.93%) DHTML
3 14 (6.93%) Hibernate
3 14 (6.93%) JSF
3 14 (6.93%) JSP
3 14 (6.93%) Struts
3 14 (6.93%) Struts2
4 13 (6.44%) J2EE
5 12 (5.94%) ActiveMQ
6 10 (4.95%) Web Services
6 10 (4.95%) XML
7 9 (4.46%) XML Schema
8 6 (2.97%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (1.98%) .NET
9 4 (1.98%) REST
10 3 (1.49%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (1.49%) Spring Boot
11 2 (0.99%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.43%) Blackberry
3 11 (5.45%) iPhone
4 10 (4.95%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.96%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.98%) BYOD
8 3 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.49%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.99%) iPad
9 2 (0.99%) PMI
10 1 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.50%) NHS
10 1 (0.50%) SCADA
10 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (34.65%) Windows
2 34 (16.83%) Windows 7
3 30 (14.85%) Windows Server
4 24 (11.88%) Windows 10
5 22 (10.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (5.45%) Android
7 5 (2.48%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.49%) Linux
10 2 (0.99%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.50%) CentOS
11 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (22.28%) ITIL
2 36 (17.82%) Ticket Management
3 35 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (16.83%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (10.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 19 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (7.92%) Use Case
8 15 (7.43%) Data Protection
8 15 (7.43%) Service Management
9 14 (6.93%) Information Security
9 14 (6.93%) OO
9 14 (6.93%) Records Management
9 14 (6.93%) Workflow
10 13 (6.44%) Open Source
10 13 (6.44%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (6.44%) Service Desk Management
11 11 (5.45%) OOA/OOD
11 11 (5.45%) Project Management
11 11 (5.45%) Supplier Management
11 11 (5.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.89%) Java
1 22 (10.89%) SQL
2 17 (8.42%) JavaScript
3 13 (6.44%) C
4 7 (3.47%) Python
5 6 (2.97%) C++
6 5 (2.48%) C#
7 4 (1.98%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.99%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.50%) PHP
9 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (14.36%) Degree
2 24 (11.88%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.43%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.94%) DV Cleared
4 12 (5.94%) ISEB
5 10 (4.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (3.96%) ISEB Practitioner
6 8 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.49%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.49%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (1.49%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.49%) MCSE
8 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.50%) CCNP
10 1 (0.50%) CISA
10 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (20.30%) SLA
2 11 (5.45%) QA
3 10 (4.95%) GDPR
4 9 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (3.96%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.98%) PMO
7 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (8.91%) VMware ESXi
1 18 (8.91%) XenApp
1 18 (8.91%) XenDesktop
2 12 (5.94%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.49%) Docker
4 3 (1.49%) Firmware
4 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.48%) SCCM
2 2 (0.99%) DameWare
2 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (24.26%) Citrix
2 47 (23.27%) Sony
3 22 (10.89%) VMware
4 20 (9.90%) iManage
5 16 (7.92%) Microsoft
6 14 (6.93%) Oracle
6 14 (6.93%) Unisys
7 6 (2.97%) Xceptor
8 5 (2.48%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.49%) Cisco
9 3 (1.49%) Google
9 3 (1.49%) SAP
10 2 (0.99%) ESRI
11 1 (0.50%) Adobe
11 1 (0.50%) Apple
11 1 (0.50%) CA
11 1 (0.50%) Marketo
11 1 (0.50%) Sage
11 1 (0.50%) Siemens
11 1 (0.50%) Veeam