Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 287 319 449
Rank change year-on-year +32 +130 -36
Permanent jobs citing Law 240 250 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.92% 0.83% 0.32%
As % of the General category 3.04% 2.54% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 105 108 67
South East median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +23.08% -23.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,875 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,375 £63,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 7,897 9,830 9,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.20% 32.78% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5,871 7,834 7,556
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 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
Thames Valley -5 136 £36,000 +10.77% 4
Berkshire +38 72 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Hampshire +31 66 £40,000 -3.03% 6
Buckinghamshire -30 55 £42,125 +31.64% 3
Surrey +28 21 £62,500 +56.25%
East Sussex +29 12 £50,000 -28.57%
Oxfordshire +35 9 £60,000 +23.08%
Kent +14 2 £35,000 -26.32%
Law
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Law.

1 80 (33.33%) Windows
2 58 (24.17%) Legal
3 57 (23.75%) ITIL
4 55 (22.92%) Management Information System
5 52 (21.67%) Citrix
6 51 (21.25%) Microsoft Office
6 51 (21.25%) Degree
7 49 (20.42%) Information Security
8 48 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 43 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (17.92%) Windows 7
10 42 (17.50%) ISMS
10 42 (17.50%) Security Management
10 42 (17.50%) Information Security Management
11 41 (17.08%) Active Directory
11 41 (17.08%) Security Cleared
12 37 (15.42%) Sony
13 36 (15.00%) SLA
13 36 (15.00%) SC Cleared
14 35 (14.58%) iManage
15 34 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (14.17%) VPN
16 31 (12.92%) Finance
16 31 (12.92%) Ticket Management
17 29 (12.08%) SQL
18 28 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
19 25 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
20 24 (10.00%) Windows 10
20 24 (10.00%) .NET
20 24 (10.00%) ITSM

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 12 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.58%) Skype for Business
3 5 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.83%) Confluence
4 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (21.25%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (5.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (8.33%) Carpe Diem
1 20 (8.33%) Elite 3E
2 3 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.83%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (8.75%) Office 365
3 11 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.08%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.67%) IaaS
5 4 (1.67%) PaaS
6 2 (0.83%) Akamai
6 2 (0.83%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.83%) Cloudflare
6 2 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.83%) Heroku
6 2 (0.83%) Slack
7 1 (0.42%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 34 (14.17%) VPN
2 17 (7.08%) DHCP
3 15 (6.25%) DNS
4 14 (5.83%) Internet
5 12 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (4.58%) Skype
7 9 (3.75%) LAN
7 9 (3.75%) WAN
8 2 (0.83%) BGP
8 2 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.83%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (0.83%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (0.83%) Firewall
8 2 (0.83%) HTTP
8 2 (0.83%) OSPF
8 2 (0.83%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.83%) Wireless
9 1 (0.42%) 4G
9 1 (0.42%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.42%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.25%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.25%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.42%) MySQL
4 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.42%) Power BI
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.92%) Ant
3 5 (2.08%) ClearCase
3 5 (2.08%) ClearQuest
3 5 (2.08%) Mercurial
3 5 (2.08%) Selenium
4 3 (1.25%) JIRA
4 3 (1.25%) Maven
5 2 (0.83%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.83%) TestRail
6 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (24.17%) Legal
2 31 (12.92%) Finance
3 21 (8.75%) Marketing
4 11 (4.58%) Back Office
5 9 (3.75%) Electronics
6 8 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.92%) Military
8 5 (2.08%) Advertising
8 5 (2.08%) Retail
9 4 (1.67%) Games
10 3 (1.25%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.42%) Automotive
11 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (32.50%) Analyst
2 32 (13.33%) Developer
2 32 (13.33%) Service Analyst
2 32 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 23 (9.58%) Business Analyst
4 20 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 17 (7.08%) Support Engineer
6 16 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 13 (5.42%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (5.42%) Service Manager
8 12 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 12 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (4.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 11 (4.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (4.58%) Applications Support
9 11 (4.58%) Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (4.58%) Service Desk Manager
9 11 (4.58%) Trainer
9 11 (4.58%) Windows Engineer
9 11 (4.58%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.00%) .NET
2 21 (8.75%) Web Services
3 19 (7.92%) HTML
3 19 (7.92%) XML
4 17 (7.08%) ASP.NET
5 12 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (4.58%) .NET Core
6 11 (4.58%) Vue.js
6 11 (4.58%) WPF
7 8 (3.33%) CSS
7 8 (3.33%) React
8 7 (2.92%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.92%) J2EE
9 6 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (2.50%) WCF
9 6 (2.50%) WinForms
10 5 (2.08%) SOAP
10 5 (2.08%) XML Schema
11 4 (1.67%) MSMQ
11 4 (1.67%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 55 (22.92%) Management Information System
2 34 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (5.42%) User Experience
6 11 (4.58%) Internet of Things
7 9 (3.75%) Blackberry
8 8 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (2.92%) Smartphone
10 5 (2.08%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.08%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.67%) PKI
12 3 (1.25%) Robotics
12 3 (1.25%) Smart City
13 2 (0.83%) Clustering
13 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 1 (0.42%) PMI
14 1 (0.42%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 80 (33.33%) Windows
2 43 (17.92%) Windows 7
3 24 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 17 (7.08%) Windows Server
5 15 (6.25%) Android
6 12 (5.00%) Linux
7 11 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.92%) Unix
10 5 (2.08%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.83%) VMS
12 1 (0.42%) FreeRTOS
12 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.42%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.75%) ITIL
2 49 (20.42%) Information Security
3 43 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (17.50%) Information Security Management
4 42 (17.50%) ISMS
4 42 (17.50%) Security Management
5 31 (12.92%) Ticket Management
6 28 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (10.00%) ITSM
7 24 (10.00%) Scrum
8 23 (9.58%) Business Analysis
8 23 (9.58%) CRM
8 23 (9.58%) Workshop Facilitation
9 22 (9.17%) Business Process Modelling
9 22 (9.17%) Software Engineering
10 21 (8.75%) BPMN
10 21 (8.75%) DSDM
10 21 (8.75%) Line Management
11 19 (7.92%) Waterfall
12 18 (7.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.08%) SQL
2 23 (9.58%) C#
3 20 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.25%) C
5 9 (3.75%) C++
5 9 (3.75%) Python
6 6 (2.50%) Java
7 5 (2.08%) Embedded C
8 2 (0.83%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.42%) PHP
9 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (21.25%) Degree
2 41 (17.08%) Security Cleared
3 36 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 18 (7.50%) DV Cleared
5 12 (5.00%) ISEB
6 11 (4.58%) CCENT
6 11 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (4.58%) MCSA
6 11 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.92%) ISEB Practitioner
7 7 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.08%) CISA
8 5 (2.08%) CISM
8 5 (2.08%) CISSP
8 5 (2.08%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.83%) CCDP
9 2 (0.83%) CCNA
9 2 (0.83%) CCNP
9 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (15.00%) SLA
2 12 (5.00%) GDPR
3 6 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.83%) QA
6 1 (0.42%) MISRA
6 1 (0.42%) MISRA C
System Software
1 41 (17.08%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.75%) Hyper-V
2 9 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) Docker
3 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (4.58%) DameWare
3 5 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.83%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.42%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 52 (21.67%) Citrix
2 48 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 37 (15.42%) Sony
4 35 (14.58%) iManage
5 15 (6.25%) Cisco
6 12 (5.00%) Dell
6 12 (5.00%) HP
7 11 (4.58%) Avaya
7 11 (4.58%) ConnectWise
7 11 (4.58%) Mitel
7 11 (4.58%) Xamarin
8 9 (3.75%) VMware
9 8 (3.33%) Cadence
10 7 (2.92%) Google
10 7 (2.92%) Peregrine
10 7 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (2.50%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 5 (2.08%) Dynatrace
12 5 (2.08%) Splunk
12 5 (2.08%) Tealeaf