Period
to 19 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > South East
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 240 233
Rank change year-on-year +46 -7 -55
Permanent jobs citing Legal 486 469 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.68% 1.32% 1.33%
As % of the General category 4.93% 3.76% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 274 342 294
South East median annual salary £44,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £23,800 £30,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,525 £75,000 £72,125
England median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -

Legal 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 9860 12457 15380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.10% 35.15% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7569 9988 11860
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the South East

Legal
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Legal in the South East

Legal
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the South East over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in the South East

Legal
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 Legal within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 October 2017. 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 +60 214 £47,500 - 18
Surrey +43 153 £42,500 -22.73% 5
Buckinghamshire +70 95 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Berkshire 0 90 £58,000 +22.11% 12
Hampshire +8 63 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Oxfordshire +31 30 £28,500 -54.40% 1
Kent +14 23 £37,500 -26.83% 1
West Sussex +18 14 £40,000 +5.26%
East Sussex +7 14 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Sussex -6 3 - -
Middlesex - 1 £75,000 -
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Legal.

1 213 (43.83%) Finance
2 117 (24.07%) Microsoft
3 97 (19.96%) Risk Management
4 94 (19.34%) Windows
5 88 (18.11%) Project Management
5 88 (18.11%) Degree
6 85 (17.49%) Coaching
7 82 (16.87%) Business Development
8 79 (16.26%) SAP
9 71 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
10 69 (14.20%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
11 60 (12.35%) ITIL
12 57 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
13 56 (11.52%) Microsoft Office
14 54 (11.11%) SLA
15 51 (10.49%) C#
15 51 (10.49%) Presales
16 49 (10.08%) Migration
16 49 (10.08%) Windows 7
17 48 (9.88%) CRM
18 47 (9.67%) Data Migration
18 47 (9.67%) Business Transformation
19 46 (9.47%) .NET
20 42 (8.64%) HTML
21 41 (8.44%) Telecoms
21 41 (8.44%) Microsoft Excel
22 40 (8.23%) SQL
22 40 (8.23%) Information Security
23 39 (8.02%) ETL
23 39 (8.02%) Data Cleansing

Legal
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 20 (4.12%) MS Exchange
2 18 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (2.88%) NetWeaver
5 11 (2.26%) DNN
5 11 (2.26%) Documentum
6 6 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.03%) IIS
8 4 (0.82%) CMS
9 3 (0.62%) SAP Portal
10 2 (0.41%) K2 blackpearl
10 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.21%) Confluence
11 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 56 (11.52%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (8.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.67%) Photoshop
4 11 (2.26%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.06%) FastStats
2 7 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.23%) SAP GRC
4 5 (1.03%) SAP GTS
5 4 (0.82%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.82%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.62%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.47%) SaaS
4 9 (1.85%) Office 365
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.21%) PaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.79%) VPN
2 27 (5.56%) Firewall
3 16 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (3.29%) IPsec
4 13 (2.67%) WAN
5 11 (2.26%) LAN
5 11 (2.26%) VLAN
6 10 (2.06%) DNS
7 9 (1.85%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (1.85%) DMVPN
7 9 (1.85%) FWSM
7 9 (1.85%) SSL
8 8 (1.65%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.44%) BGP
9 7 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (1.44%) EIGRP
9 7 (1.44%) HTTPS
9 7 (1.44%) IGRP
9 7 (1.44%) OSPF
9 7 (1.44%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.73%) DataStage
2 23 (4.73%) SAP Data Services
3 18 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.29%) Power BI
5 13 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.47%) SAP BW
7 8 (1.65%) MySQL
7 8 (1.65%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.23%) MS Access
8 6 (1.23%) QlikView
8 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.62%) OLAP
11 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.41%) GIS
12 2 (0.41%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 24 (4.94%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.23%) JUnit
3 6 (1.23%) LSMW
3 6 (1.23%) Selenium
4 4 (0.82%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.41%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.41%) Gradle
5 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.41%) Maven
5 2 (0.41%) Mockito
5 2 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.41%) Spock
5 2 (0.41%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.21%) Moq
6 1 (0.21%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.21%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.21%) SpecFlow
General
1 213 (43.83%) Finance
2 41 (8.44%) Telecoms
3 36 (7.41%) Law
3 36 (7.41%) Marketing
4 26 (5.35%) Retail
5 19 (3.91%) Back Office
6 16 (3.29%) Billing
7 13 (2.67%) Manufacturing
8 12 (2.47%) Banking
9 11 (2.26%) Local Government
10 10 (2.06%) Games
11 9 (1.85%) Digital Economy
12 7 (1.44%) Advertising
13 4 (0.82%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.41%) Brand Awareness
15 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (19.14%) Analyst
2 63 (12.96%) Consultant
3 54 (11.11%) Developer
4 42 (8.64%) Service Analyst
5 30 (6.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 29 (5.97%) SAP Consultant
7 27 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 25 (5.14%) Project Manager
9 23 (4.73%) IT Manager
10 20 (4.12%) Data Manager
10 20 (4.12%) SAP Data Manager
10 20 (4.12%) SAP Manager
11 19 (3.91%) Architect
12 17 (3.50%) Security Consultant
12 17 (3.50%) Senior Manager
13 16 (3.29%) IT Engineer
13 16 (3.29%) IT Support
13 16 (3.29%) Junior
14 15 (3.09%) Asset and Configuration Manager
14 15 (3.09%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (9.47%) .NET
2 42 (8.64%) HTML
3 33 (6.79%) jQuery
4 32 (6.58%) CSS
5 26 (5.35%) HTML5
5 26 (5.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 22 (4.53%) ASP.NET
7 19 (3.91%) CSS3
8 15 (3.09%) XML
9 13 (2.67%) AngularJS
9 13 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (2.47%) WCF
10 12 (2.47%) WinForms
11 11 (2.26%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (2.26%) Silverlight
11 11 (2.26%) Web Services
12 10 (2.06%) SAP Basis
12 10 (2.06%) Unreal Engine
13 9 (1.85%) RESTful
14 8 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.50%) Virtual Team
4 15 (3.09%) CMDB
4 15 (3.09%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.06%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.06%) PlayStation
5 10 (2.06%) Robotics
5 10 (2.06%) Tandem
5 10 (2.06%) Xbox
6 9 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (1.65%) User Experience
8 7 (1.44%) iPhone
9 6 (1.23%) Cybercrime
10 4 (0.82%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.82%) Life Science
11 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.62%) Social Media
12 2 (0.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 94 (19.34%) Windows
2 49 (10.08%) Windows 7
3 27 (5.56%) Linux
4 16 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (3.09%) Unix
6 14 (2.88%) Windows Server
7 13 (2.67%) Windows 10
7 13 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (2.26%) Android
8 11 (2.26%) Windows 8
9 8 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.44%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.82%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.21%) Solaris
13 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (19.96%) Risk Management
2 88 (18.11%) Project Management
3 85 (17.49%) Coaching
4 82 (16.87%) Business Development
5 71 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
6 69 (14.20%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
7 60 (12.35%) ITIL
8 57 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (10.49%) Presales
10 49 (10.08%) Migration
11 48 (9.88%) CRM
12 47 (9.67%) Business Transformation
12 47 (9.67%) Data Migration
13 40 (8.23%) Information Security
14 39 (8.02%) Data Cleansing
14 39 (8.02%) ETL
15 35 (7.20%) Data Management
16 29 (5.97%) Ticket Management
17 28 (5.76%) System Testing
18 27 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 51 (10.49%) C#
2 40 (8.23%) SQL
3 29 (5.97%) JavaScript
4 27 (5.56%) ABAP
5 18 (3.70%) C++
6 17 (3.50%) Java
7 16 (3.29%) PHP
7 16 (3.29%) VB.NET
8 9 (1.85%) VBA
9 6 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.03%) VB
11 4 (0.82%) C
11 4 (0.82%) Perl
11 4 (0.82%) PHP 5
12 3 (0.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (0.62%) Python
13 2 (0.41%) Groovy
14 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.21%) RPG
Qualifications
1 88 (18.11%) Degree
2 27 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 27 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.70%) CISM
3 18 (3.70%) CISSP
4 12 (2.47%) PMP
5 9 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.44%) CCIE
7 7 (1.44%) MCP
7 7 (1.44%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.23%) GCFA
8 6 (1.23%) GCFE
8 6 (1.23%) GCIH
8 6 (1.23%) GREM
8 6 (1.23%) ISEB
8 6 (1.23%) MCITP
8 6 (1.23%) MCSE
9 5 (1.03%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.82%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (11.11%) SLA
2 26 (5.35%) GDPR
3 23 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (4.53%) PCI DSS
5 20 (4.12%) QA
6 12 (2.47%) COBIT
7 10 (2.06%) PMO
8 6 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.21%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 35 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.82%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.62%) Docker
6 1 (0.21%) pfSense
6 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (1.85%) Nessus
1 9 (1.85%) Nmap
2 1 (0.21%) Ansible
2 1 (0.21%) EnCase
2 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.21%) Puppet
2 1 (0.21%) SCCM
2 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 117 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 79 (16.26%) SAP
3 35 (7.20%) Oracle
4 33 (6.79%) Citrix
5 26 (5.35%) Cisco
5 26 (5.35%) VMware
6 23 (4.73%) Informatica
7 11 (2.26%) EMC
7 11 (2.26%) Juniper
7 11 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.26%) Telerik
8 9 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (1.85%) NetWitness
8 9 (1.85%) Qualys
8 9 (1.85%) Splunk
9 7 (1.44%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.44%) F5
10 6 (1.23%) Blue Prism
10 6 (1.23%) Tableau
11 5 (1.03%) SEEBURGER