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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legacy Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legacy Systems over the 6 months to 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legacy System
England > South East
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 366 268 329
Rank change year-on-year -98 +61 +71
Permanent jobs citing Legacy Systems 108 115 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.85% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 2.46% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 69 87 64
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £38,500
25th Percentile £46,200 £36,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,140 £45,000 £68,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.53% -33.82% +29.52%
75th Percentile £72,500 £58,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £73,500 £94,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Legacy Systems is in the General and Transferable 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7,980 4,684 5,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.36% 34.55% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4,332 3,190 4,374
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%

Legacy Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Legacy Systems as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Legacy Systems in the South East

Legacy Systems
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Legacy Systems in the South East.

Salary trend for Legacy Systems in the South East

Legacy Systems
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legacy Systems in the South East over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Legacy Systems in the South East

Legacy Systems
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 Legacy Systems within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -48 36 £62,500 +19.05% 5
Buckinghamshire -41 26 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Hampshire -56 25 £55,140 +22.53% 1
West Sussex -1 20 £100,000 +185.71% 2
Surrey -51 16 £62,000 +12.73% 1
Kent -45 9 £38,500 -
Oxfordshire -23 8 £62,500 +19.05%
East Sussex -24 2 £56,000 +24.44% 1
Berkshire -24 2 £48,750 -15.22% 1
Legacy Systems
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, IT jobs citing Legacy Systems 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 Legacy Systems.

1 44 (40.74%) SQL
1 44 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 43 (39.81%) Agile
3 38 (35.19%) C#
4 37 (34.26%) Degree
5 35 (32.41%) .NET
6 30 (27.78%) XML
7 29 (26.85%) SQL Server
7 29 (26.85%) Social Skills
8 28 (25.93%) Azure
9 27 (25.00%) Migration
10 23 (21.30%) Microsoft Office
11 22 (20.37%) ERP
12 21 (19.44%) JSON
12 21 (19.44%) Mentoring
13 20 (18.52%) Computer Science
14 19 (17.59%) Finance
15 18 (16.67%) Project Management
15 18 (16.67%) JavaScript
15 18 (16.67%) .NET Framework
16 17 (15.74%) AWS
16 17 (15.74%) Data Migration
16 17 (15.74%) HTML
16 17 (15.74%) Accessibility
17 16 (14.81%) Coaching
18 15 (13.89%) CRM
18 15 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (12.96%) VBA
19 14 (12.96%) ITIL
19 14 (12.96%) Manufacturing

Legacy Systems
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 5 (4.63%) IIS
2 3 (2.78%) CMS
2 3 (2.78%) Confluence
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (21.30%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.78%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.85%) Maximo
5 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.93%) SAP CAR
5 1 (0.93%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.93%) Azure
2 17 (15.74%) AWS
3 11 (10.19%) Power Platform
4 7 (6.48%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (5.56%) Azure Functions
5 6 (5.56%) Serverless
6 5 (4.63%) Snowflake
7 3 (2.78%) GitHub
8 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.93%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.93%) Azure Storage
8 1 (0.93%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.33%) FTP
1 9 (8.33%) SSH
2 3 (2.78%) LAN
2 3 (2.78%) Network Security
2 3 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (0.93%) Firewall
3 1 (0.93%) RIP
3 1 (0.93%) SAN
3 1 (0.93%) VoIP
3 1 (0.93%) VPN
3 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.19%) Power BI
2 11 (10.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.56%) Amazon QuickSight
6 6 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (5.56%) DTS
6 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (5.56%) Snowflake Schema
6 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.56%) Star Schema
7 5 (4.63%) Electronic Patient Records
7 5 (4.63%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.70%) Big Data
8 4 (3.70%) OLAP
9 2 (1.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.33%) Postman
3 4 (3.70%) MorphX
4 3 (2.78%) JIRA
5 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 29 (26.85%) Social Skills
2 19 (17.59%) Finance
3 14 (12.96%) Manufacturing
4 13 (12.04%) Advertising
4 13 (12.04%) Aerospace
5 12 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (8.33%) Marketing
7 8 (7.41%) Retail
8 7 (6.48%) Law
9 4 (3.70%) Billing
9 4 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.85%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.93%) Banking
11 1 (0.93%) French Language
11 1 (0.93%) German Language
11 1 (0.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.93%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (0.93%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (28.70%) Developer
2 19 (17.59%) Analyst
3 18 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 12 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 12 (11.11%) Architect
4 12 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 11 (10.19%) Quality Manager
6 9 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
6 9 (8.33%) Programmer
6 9 (8.33%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 9 (8.33%) RPG Programmer
7 8 (7.41%) SQL Developer
7 8 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (6.48%) IT Manager
8 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Senior IT Manager
9 6 (5.56%) Senior Manager
10 5 (4.63%) .NET Architect
10 5 (4.63%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (4.63%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (32.41%) .NET
2 30 (27.78%) XML
3 21 (19.44%) JSON
4 18 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 17 (15.74%) HTML
6 14 (12.96%) RESTful
7 12 (11.11%) .NET Core
8 10 (9.26%) EDIFACT
8 10 (9.26%) jQuery
9 9 (8.33%) CSS
9 9 (8.33%) HTML5
10 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET
11 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (4.63%) Autofac
11 5 (4.63%) Entity Framework
11 5 (4.63%) Kafka
12 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (0.93%) Electron Framework
12 1 (0.93%) React
12 1 (0.93%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (10.19%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.33%) iSeries
4 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.63%) Blockchain
5 5 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (4.63%) NHS
6 4 (3.70%) Biotechnology
6 4 (3.70%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.70%) Legacy Applications
7 3 (2.78%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.85%) User Experience
9 1 (0.93%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.93%) CUDA
9 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.93%) PKI
9 1 (0.93%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.93%) Replication
9 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.26%) Linux
2 3 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (0.93%) Unix
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.81%) Agile
2 27 (25.00%) Migration
3 22 (20.37%) ERP
4 21 (19.44%) Mentoring
5 20 (18.52%) Computer Science
6 18 (16.67%) Project Management
7 17 (15.74%) Data Migration
8 16 (14.81%) Coaching
9 15 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (13.89%) CRM
10 14 (12.96%) Data Analysis
10 14 (12.96%) ITIL
10 14 (12.96%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (12.04%) CAPA
11 13 (12.04%) Performance Management
11 13 (12.04%) Performance Metrics
11 13 (12.04%) PLM
11 13 (12.04%) QMS
11 13 (12.04%) Quality Management
11 13 (12.04%) Zero Defects
Programming Languages
1 44 (40.74%) SQL
2 38 (35.19%) C#
3 18 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (12.96%) VBA
5 13 (12.04%) Python
5 13 (12.04%) VB.NET
6 12 (11.11%) Java
6 12 (11.11%) PHP
7 9 (8.33%) Bash
7 9 (8.33%) RPG
7 9 (8.33%) RPG IV
7 9 (8.33%) RPG/400
7 9 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.70%) X++
9 2 (1.85%) C++
9 2 (1.85%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.93%) Rust
Qualifications
1 37 (34.26%) Degree
2 14 (12.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) CCNA
5 3 (2.78%) CCNP
5 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.78%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.74%) Accessibility
2 13 (12.04%) ISO 9001
3 9 (8.33%) QA
4 6 (5.56%) Data Quality
5 5 (4.63%) PMO
6 4 (3.70%) COBIT
7 2 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Docker
2 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (0.93%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.93%) Ansible
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) SCOM
2 1 (0.93%) Terraform
2 1 (0.93%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 44 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.26%) IBM
3 9 (8.33%) Zend
4 7 (6.48%) Oracle
4 7 (6.48%) ServiceNow
5 6 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.78%) Cisco
6 3 (2.78%) SAP
7 2 (1.85%) VMware
8 1 (0.93%) Altiris
8 1 (0.93%) BeyondTrust
8 1 (0.93%) Capita
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix
8 1 (0.93%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.93%) Mitel
8 1 (0.93%) OpenText