Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 449 418
Rank change year-on-year +134 -31 -3
Permanent jobs citing Law 248 99 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.81% 0.33% 0.57%
As % of the General category 2.46% 0.97% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 107 72 171
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,600 £26,250 £24,625
90th Percentile £63,750 £77,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%

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 10,066 10,168 13,987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.95% 34.01% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8,022 7,898 11,351
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £73,225 £68,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 July 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 17 July 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 +134 176 £40,000 -3.61% 16
Buckinghamshire +92 115 £32,000 -21.47% 6
Berkshire +33 53 £40,000 -38.46% 8
Hampshire -7 35 £40,000 - 3
Surrey +16 29 £37,500 +14.50% 6
Oxfordshire -3 10 £48,750 +77.27% 2
Kent +6 5 £40,000 -13.51% 1
West Sussex +4 3 £30,000 -20.27%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 99 (39.92%) Windows
2 88 (35.48%) Legal
3 86 (34.68%) Finance
4 64 (25.81%) ITIL
5 63 (25.40%) Citrix
6 56 (22.58%) SLA
7 52 (20.97%) Microsoft Office
8 50 (20.16%) Back Office
9 47 (18.95%) Windows 7
10 45 (18.15%) Ticket Management
11 43 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (16.13%) Windows Server
12 40 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
13 39 (15.73%) Degree
13 39 (15.73%) Sony
14 34 (13.71%) TCP/IP
14 34 (13.71%) VMware
14 34 (13.71%) Windows Server 2012
15 33 (13.31%) Windows 10
15 33 (13.31%) Firewall
16 30 (12.10%) Office 365
17 29 (11.69%) SQL
18 28 (11.29%) Security Cleared
19 27 (10.89%) Java
20 26 (10.48%) XenApp
20 26 (10.48%) XenDesktop
20 26 (10.48%) VMware ESXi
21 25 (10.08%) iManage
22 24 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
23 23 (9.27%) Service Desk Management

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 18 (7.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 14 (5.65%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.42%) Apache
3 6 (2.42%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.21%) JBoss
5 3 (1.21%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.81%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.40%) CMS
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 52 (20.97%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.40%) EPLAN
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) assyst
2 2 (0.81%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.10%) Office 365
2 16 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (1.61%) SaaS
5 3 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.21%) PaaS
6 2 (0.81%) IaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.71%) TCP/IP
2 33 (13.31%) Firewall
3 12 (4.84%) VPN
4 10 (4.03%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (2.82%) LAN
5 7 (2.82%) WAN
6 6 (2.42%) Internet
7 5 (2.02%) SAN
8 4 (1.61%) DHCP
8 4 (1.61%) DNS
9 3 (1.21%) Skype
10 2 (0.81%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.81%) WPA2
11 1 (0.40%) Extranet
11 1 (0.40%) Profibus
11 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (3.63%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.42%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.81%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (0.81%) GIS
7 1 (0.40%) Big Data
7 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.40%) MySQL
7 1 (0.40%) NewSQL
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (3.23%) Maven
2 5 (2.02%) JUnit
3 3 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (1.21%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.81%) Selenium
4 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.40%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.40%) Protractor
5 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.40%) Sublime Text
5 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 88 (35.48%) Legal
2 86 (34.68%) Finance
3 50 (20.16%) Back Office
4 13 (5.24%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.03%) Marketing
6 8 (3.23%) Retail
7 7 (2.82%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.82%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.02%) Banking
9 3 (1.21%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.21%) Military
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (31.05%) Analyst
2 48 (19.35%) Service Analyst
2 48 (19.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 47 (18.95%) Senior Analyst
3 47 (18.95%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 37 (14.92%) Developer
5 21 (8.47%) Team Leader
6 17 (6.85%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 17 (6.85%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 16 (6.45%) Business Analyst
7 16 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
8 15 (6.05%) Infrastructure Support
8 15 (6.05%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
8 15 (6.05%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 15 (6.05%) Java Developer
9 12 (4.84%) IT Manager
10 11 (4.44%) Graduate
10 11 (4.44%) Service Manager
11 10 (4.03%) Consultant
11 10 (4.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.47%) HTML
2 19 (7.66%) CSS
2 19 (7.66%) Spring
3 13 (5.24%) DHTML
3 13 (5.24%) Hibernate
3 13 (5.24%) JSF
3 13 (5.24%) JSP
3 13 (5.24%) Struts
3 13 (5.24%) Struts2
3 13 (5.24%) Web Services
4 11 (4.44%) J2EE
5 10 (4.03%) XML
6 9 (3.63%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (2.82%) AngularJS
7 7 (2.82%) Spring Boot
8 6 (2.42%) .NET
8 6 (2.42%) XML Schema
9 5 (2.02%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (2.02%) REST
10 4 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.87%) Blackberry
3 11 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.44%) iPhone
4 10 (4.03%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.02%) Fintech
7 4 (1.61%) BYOD
8 3 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.81%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.81%) iPad
9 2 (0.81%) NHS
9 2 (0.81%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.81%) User Experience
10 1 (0.40%) PMI
10 1 (0.40%) Replication
10 1 (0.40%) SCADA
10 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 99 (39.92%) Windows
2 47 (18.95%) Windows 7
3 40 (16.13%) Windows Server
4 34 (13.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (13.31%) Windows 10
6 11 (4.44%) Android
7 8 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.02%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.81%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.40%) CentOS
10 1 (0.40%) Linux
10 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (25.81%) ITIL
2 45 (18.15%) Ticket Management
3 43 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (9.27%) Service Desk Management
6 18 (7.26%) Service Management
7 15 (6.05%) Records Management
7 15 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (6.05%) Workflow
8 14 (5.65%) Business Analysis
8 14 (5.65%) Contract Management
8 14 (5.65%) Data Protection
9 13 (5.24%) Business Process Modelling
9 13 (5.24%) Supplier Management
9 13 (5.24%) Use Case
10 12 (4.84%) OO
10 12 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (4.44%) Analytics
11 11 (4.44%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.69%) SQL
2 27 (10.89%) Java
3 19 (7.66%) JavaScript
4 14 (5.65%) C
5 9 (3.63%) Python
6 8 (3.23%) C#
7 7 (2.82%) C++
8 6 (2.42%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.02%) Java 8
10 2 (0.81%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.40%) PHP
11 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (15.73%) Degree
2 28 (11.29%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 12 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (4.03%) ISEB
6 8 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
6 8 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.02%) CCNP
8 5 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.81%) GCIH
9 2 (0.81%) GIAC
10 1 (0.40%) CISA
10 1 (0.40%) CISM
10 1 (0.40%) CISSP
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (22.58%) SLA
2 13 (5.24%) GDPR
3 12 (4.84%) QA
4 6 (2.42%) PMO
5 3 (1.21%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.40%) COBIT
6 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (10.48%) VMware ESXi
1 26 (10.48%) XenApp
1 26 (10.48%) XenDesktop
2 22 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.05%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.23%) Docker
5 3 (1.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) SCCM
2 2 (0.81%) DameWare
3 1 (0.40%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.40%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (25.40%) Citrix
2 39 (15.73%) Sony
3 34 (13.71%) VMware
4 25 (10.08%) iManage
5 21 (8.47%) Microsoft
6 14 (5.65%) Oracle
7 13 (5.24%) Unisys
8 7 (2.82%) Cisco
8 7 (2.82%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.02%) Xceptor
9 5 (2.02%) Zerto
10 3 (1.21%) Google
11 2 (0.81%) ESRI
11 2 (0.81%) Qualys
11 2 (0.81%) SAP
12 1 (0.40%) Adobe
12 1 (0.40%) Marketo
12 1 (0.40%) Sage
12 1 (0.40%) Siemens
12 1 (0.40%) TOWER Software