Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 239 211 233
Rank change year-on-year -28 +22 -10
Permanent jobs citing Legal 354 474 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.32% 1.53% 1.43%
As % of the General category 4.35% 4.60% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 213 251 334
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £26,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 8,131 10,301 10,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.38% 33.25% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6,246 7,975 8,478
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 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 +23 176 £58,750 +19.90% 59
Berkshire +36 107 £66,000 +13.79% 36
Hampshire +16 88 £43,750 -16.67% 63
Buckinghamshire -11 42 £36,000 -20.00% 10
Surrey -81 35 £50,000 -9.09% 19
Oxfordshire +29 27 £51,000 +20.00% 13
West Sussex +10 27 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Kent +10 12 £37,500 - 25
East Sussex +5 9 £51,000 +27.50% 2
Middlesex +3 2 £39,500 -47.33%
Home Counties - 2 £60,000 -
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 112 (31.64%) Information Security
2 90 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (23.16%) Microsoft
4 75 (21.19%) Management Information System
5 72 (20.34%) Risk Management
6 65 (18.36%) Problem-Solving
7 60 (16.95%) ITIL
8 58 (16.38%) Windows
9 56 (15.82%) Finance
10 53 (14.97%) Degree
11 52 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
12 49 (13.84%) Project Management
13 44 (12.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 43 (12.15%) Logistics
14 43 (12.15%) Data Protection
15 42 (11.86%) Security Management
15 42 (11.86%) CISSP
16 40 (11.30%) C#
17 38 (10.73%) Information Security Management
18 36 (10.17%) PRINCE2
19 35 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
20 34 (9.60%) JavaScript
21 33 (9.32%) SQL
21 33 (9.32%) Strategic Planning
21 33 (9.32%) Analytics
22 32 (9.04%) Windows 7
23 31 (8.76%) .NET
24 30 (8.47%) Telecoms
24 30 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
25 29 (8.19%) SIEM

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 17 (4.80%) MS Exchange
2 13 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (2.26%) Confluence
4 7 (1.98%) IIS
5 6 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.13%) WordPress
7 2 (0.56%) Apache
7 2 (0.56%) CMS
7 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.56%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.56%) SAP Portal
7 2 (0.56%) SAS
7 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (5.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (4.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.85%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.98%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (1.41%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.56%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.56%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (6.21%) SaaS
3 21 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.11%) PaaS
5 7 (1.98%) IaaS
6 6 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.85%) G Suite
7 3 (0.85%) GitHub
7 3 (0.85%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.56%) Office 365
9 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.28%) BPaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.28%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.28%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.67%) Firewall
2 12 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.11%) DNS
4 7 (1.98%) Network Security
5 6 (1.69%) WAN
6 4 (1.13%) Internet
6 4 (1.13%) Link 16
6 4 (1.13%) Link 22
6 4 (1.13%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (1.13%) Tactical Data Link
6 4 (1.13%) VPN
6 4 (1.13%) Wireless
7 3 (0.85%) BGP
7 3 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.85%) DHCP
7 3 (0.85%) Intranet
7 3 (0.85%) LAN
7 3 (0.85%) MPLS
7 3 (0.85%) OSPF
7 3 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.69%) Big Data
2 6 (1.69%) GIS
3 5 (1.41%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.41%) SAP HANA
3 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.13%) Geospatial Data
4 4 (1.13%) Power BI
4 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.85%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.56%) OLAP
6 2 (0.56%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (6.50%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.65%) JIRA
3 10 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (2.82%) JIRA Agile
4 8 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.69%) MSBuild
5 6 (1.69%) NUnit
5 6 (1.69%) ReSharper
5 6 (1.69%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.13%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.13%) Grunt
6 4 (1.13%) webpack
7 3 (0.85%) Android Studio
7 3 (0.85%) Moq
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 56 (15.82%) Finance
2 30 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 27 (7.63%) Law
4 22 (6.21%) Retail
5 17 (4.80%) Back Office
6 16 (4.52%) Banking
7 15 (4.24%) Marketing
8 10 (2.82%) Aerospace
8 10 (2.82%) Military
9 8 (2.26%) Billing
10 5 (1.41%) Automotive
10 5 (1.41%) Electronics
10 5 (1.41%) Games
11 4 (1.13%) Digital Economy
11 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.56%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 94 (26.55%) Analyst
2 44 (12.43%) Developer
3 42 (11.86%) Security Analyst
4 30 (8.47%) Project Manager
5 26 (7.34%) Information Analyst
5 26 (7.34%) Information Security Analyst
6 18 (5.08%) IT Support
7 17 (4.80%) Service Analyst
7 17 (4.80%) Service Desk Analyst
8 16 (4.52%) Architect
8 16 (4.52%) IT Manager
9 14 (3.95%) Software Engineer
10 13 (3.67%) .NET Developer
10 13 (3.67%) Risk Manager
10 13 (3.67%) Support Engineer
11 12 (3.39%) Project Analyst
12 11 (3.11%) Consultant
12 11 (3.11%) Graduate
13 10 (2.82%) Business Analyst
13 10 (2.82%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.76%) .NET
2 23 (6.50%) HTML
3 19 (5.37%) React
4 15 (4.24%) Velocity
5 14 (3.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 14 (3.95%) HTML5
5 14 (3.95%) Qt
6 13 (3.67%) AngularJS
6 13 (3.67%) ASP.NET
7 11 (3.11%) CSS
7 11 (3.11%) jQuery
7 11 (3.11%) Vue.js
8 9 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (2.54%) Web Services
8 9 (2.54%) WinForms
9 8 (2.26%) Node.js
9 8 (2.26%) OpenGL
9 8 (2.26%) OpenSceneGraph
10 7 (1.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (1.69%) Caliburn.Micro
Miscellaneous
1 75 (21.19%) Management Information System
2 52 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.08%) Tandem
4 16 (4.52%) Data Protection Act
4 16 (4.52%) Private Cloud
5 12 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 12 (3.39%) Robotics
5 12 (3.39%) User Experience
6 11 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.54%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 9 (2.54%) Security Operations Centre
8 8 (2.26%) 3D Graphics
9 7 (1.98%) PMI
10 6 (1.69%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.69%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.41%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.41%) PKI
11 5 (1.41%) Reinsurance
12 4 (1.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 58 (16.38%) Windows
2 32 (9.04%) Windows 7
3 25 (7.06%) Linux
4 20 (5.65%) Windows 10
4 20 (5.65%) Windows Server
5 19 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.98%) Android
7 6 (1.69%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.85%) Unix
9 2 (0.56%) Solaris
10 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.28%) VMS
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (31.64%) Information Security
2 90 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (20.34%) Risk Management
4 65 (18.36%) Problem-Solving
5 60 (16.95%) ITIL
6 49 (13.84%) Project Management
7 43 (12.15%) Data Protection
7 43 (12.15%) Logistics
8 42 (11.86%) Security Management
9 38 (10.73%) Information Security Management
10 36 (10.17%) PRINCE2
11 35 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (9.32%) Analytics
12 33 (9.32%) Strategic Planning
13 30 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 29 (8.19%) Cybersecurity
14 29 (8.19%) SIEM
15 28 (7.91%) ISMS
16 27 (7.63%) Computer Science
17 26 (7.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (11.30%) C#
2 34 (9.60%) JavaScript
3 33 (9.32%) SQL
4 24 (6.78%) Java
5 23 (6.50%) Python
6 17 (4.80%) C
6 17 (4.80%) C++
7 15 (4.24%) PowerShell
8 10 (2.82%) Perl
9 9 (2.54%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.26%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.98%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.13%) Go
12 4 (1.13%) Lua
12 4 (1.13%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.85%) Delphi
13 3 (0.85%) R
14 2 (0.56%) PHP
14 2 (0.56%) SAS Macro
15 1 (0.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (14.97%) Degree
2 42 (11.86%) CISSP
3 23 (6.50%) CISM
4 21 (5.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (5.65%) CRISC
6 17 (4.80%) CISA
6 17 (4.80%) Security Cleared
7 16 (4.52%) SANS
7 16 (4.52%) SC Cleared
8 13 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (3.39%) CEH
10 10 (2.82%) MCSE
10 10 (2.82%) PMI Certification
11 9 (2.54%) CREST Certified
11 9 (2.54%) OSCP
12 7 (1.98%) GIAC
12 7 (1.98%) MCP
12 7 (1.98%) TOGAF Certification
13 6 (1.69%) CompTIA Security+
14 5 (1.41%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (7.63%) GDPR
3 25 (7.06%) QA
4 23 (6.50%) SLA
5 18 (5.08%) PCI DSS
6 17 (4.80%) PMO
7 14 (3.95%) COBIT
8 7 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (1.13%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.85%) ISO 22301
10 3 (0.85%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.56%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.56%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.28%) RMADS
System Software
1 20 (5.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.56%) Docker
3 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) vCloud
4 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (2.82%) SCCM
2 9 (2.54%) CSIRT
3 2 (0.56%) Ansible
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.28%) Puppet
4 1 (0.28%) QRadar
4 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 82 (23.16%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.95%) iManage
3 13 (3.67%) Citrix
3 13 (3.67%) Sony
4 10 (2.82%) SAP
4 10 (2.82%) VMware
5 9 (2.54%) Automation Anywhere
5 9 (2.54%) Symantec
5 9 (2.54%) UiPath
6 8 (2.26%) Blue Prism
6 8 (2.26%) Oracle
7 6 (1.69%) Cisco
7 6 (1.69%) Google
8 5 (1.41%) McAfee
8 5 (1.41%) Qualys
8 5 (1.41%) Trend Micro
9 4 (1.13%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.13%) F5
9 4 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.85%) Workday