Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 219 221
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Legal 467 458 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.51% 1.46% 1.49%
As % of the General category 4.55% 4.25% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 248 334 356
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,600 £29,000 £28,375
90th Percentile £72,500 £82,625 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 10,266 10,780 14,924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.21% 34.35% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7,957 8,300 11,716
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,299
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 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 +34 177 £49,000 +11.36% 40
Surrey +48 165 £55,000 - 17
Berkshire -19 79 £58,000 +28.89% 26
Hampshire -49 73 £52,500 -6.67% 11
Buckinghamshire +44 72 £45,000 +38.46% 11
Kent -5 28 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Oxfordshire +9 26 £42,500 -17.07% 3
East Sussex -25 11 £40,000 -11.11% 6
West Sussex 0 9 £50,000 +19.05% 5
Sussex - 3 - -
Middlesex - 2 £75,000 -
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 222 (47.54%) Finance
2 117 (25.05%) Risk Management
3 106 (22.70%) Microsoft
4 98 (20.99%) Coaching
5 95 (20.34%) Business Development
6 88 (18.84%) SAP
7 82 (17.56%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
8 81 (17.34%) Project Management
9 78 (16.70%) Windows
10 63 (13.49%) ITIL
11 59 (12.63%) CRM
11 59 (12.63%) Degree
12 53 (11.35%) Migration
13 50 (10.71%) SLA
14 49 (10.49%) Law
15 48 (10.28%) Marketing
16 46 (9.85%) Data Migration
16 46 (9.85%) Information Security
16 46 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
17 45 (9.64%) Microsoft Excel
18 43 (9.21%) Business Transformation
19 42 (8.99%) SQL
20 41 (8.78%) Microsoft Office
21 39 (8.35%) Telecoms
21 39 (8.35%) Service Management
21 39 (8.35%) Windows 7
22 36 (7.71%) Performance Management
22 36 (7.71%) Asset Management
23 35 (7.49%) Active Directory
24 34 (7.28%) Oracle

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 21 (4.50%) NetWeaver
2 20 (4.28%) MS Exchange
3 14 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (1.07%) DNN
5 5 (1.07%) Documentum
5 5 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.86%) CMS
6 4 (0.86%) IIS
7 3 (0.64%) Confluence
7 3 (0.64%) SAP Portal
8 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.21%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (9.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (8.78%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.93%) SAP GRC
2 7 (1.50%) SAP BPC
3 6 (1.28%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.64%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.64%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.21%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.36%) SaaS
3 7 (1.50%) Office 365
4 3 (0.64%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.43%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.35%) WAN
2 23 (4.93%) Firewall
3 21 (4.50%) LAN
4 14 (3.00%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (1.50%) SAN
5 7 (1.50%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.50%) Wireless
6 6 (1.28%) Internet
6 6 (1.28%) VPN
7 4 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.86%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (0.86%) DMVPN
7 4 (0.86%) FWSM
7 4 (0.86%) IPsec
7 4 (0.86%) SSL
7 4 (0.86%) VLAN
8 3 (0.64%) MPLS
8 3 (0.64%) Network Security
8 3 (0.64%) Wireless Security
8 3 (0.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.50%) DataStage
1 21 (4.50%) SAP Data Services
2 20 (4.28%) SQL Server
3 19 (4.07%) MS Access
4 17 (3.64%) SAP BW
5 5 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.07%) MySQL
5 5 (1.07%) Power BI
6 4 (0.86%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (0.64%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.43%) QlikView
9 1 (0.21%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.21%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.64%) LSMW
3 7 (1.50%) Selenium
4 6 (1.28%) JIRA
4 6 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.07%) JUnit
6 4 (0.86%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.21%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.21%) Gradle
8 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.21%) Moq
8 1 (0.21%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.21%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.21%) SpecFlow
General
1 222 (47.54%) Finance
2 49 (10.49%) Law
3 48 (10.28%) Marketing
4 39 (8.35%) Telecoms
5 27 (5.78%) Back Office
6 20 (4.28%) Banking
7 19 (4.07%) Retail
8 18 (3.85%) Games
9 10 (2.14%) Local Government
10 8 (1.71%) Advertising
11 7 (1.50%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.86%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.86%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.43%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (18.84%) Analyst
2 56 (11.99%) Consultant
3 29 (6.21%) SAP Consultant
4 28 (6.00%) IT Manager
5 27 (5.78%) Developer
6 25 (5.35%) Project Manager
6 25 (5.35%) Service Analyst
7 24 (5.14%) Senior Manager
7 24 (5.14%) Service Desk Analyst
8 23 (4.93%) Asset and Configuration Manager
8 23 (4.93%) Configuration Manager
8 23 (4.93%) Data Manager
8 23 (4.93%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (4.50%) SAP Data Manager
9 21 (4.50%) SAP Manager
10 20 (4.28%) Data Migration Lead
10 20 (4.28%) Data Migration Manager
10 20 (4.28%) Migration Manager
10 20 (4.28%) SAP Data Migration Lead
10 20 (4.28%) SAP Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.28%) .NET
2 18 (3.85%) HTML
3 14 (3.00%) SAP Basis
4 13 (2.78%) CSS
5 11 (2.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (2.14%) ASP.NET
6 10 (2.14%) HTML5
6 10 (2.14%) jQuery
6 10 (2.14%) Unreal Engine
7 8 (1.71%) MDX
7 8 (1.71%) XML
8 7 (1.50%) CSS3
8 7 (1.50%) RESTful
9 6 (1.28%) AngularJS
9 6 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (1.28%) DirectX
9 6 (1.28%) OpenGL
9 6 (1.28%) Vulkan
9 6 (1.28%) WCF
9 6 (1.28%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.35%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.93%) CMDB
4 14 (3.00%) Robotics
4 14 (3.00%) Tandem
4 14 (3.00%) Virtual Team
5 13 (2.78%) Data Centre
6 12 (2.57%) Blackberry
7 10 (2.14%) PlayStation
7 10 (2.14%) Xbox
8 8 (1.71%) NHS
9 6 (1.28%) Blog
9 6 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.07%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.86%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.86%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.86%) Social Media
12 3 (0.64%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (0.64%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 78 (16.70%) Windows
2 39 (8.35%) Windows 7
3 19 (4.07%) Windows Server
4 15 (3.21%) Linux
4 15 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.93%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.71%) Unix
9 7 (1.50%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.50%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.86%) Android
11 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (25.05%) Risk Management
2 98 (20.99%) Coaching
3 95 (20.34%) Business Development
4 82 (17.56%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
5 81 (17.34%) Project Management
6 63 (13.49%) ITIL
7 59 (12.63%) CRM
8 53 (11.35%) Migration
9 46 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
9 46 (9.85%) Data Migration
9 46 (9.85%) Information Security
10 43 (9.21%) Business Transformation
11 39 (8.35%) Service Management
12 36 (7.71%) Asset Management
12 36 (7.71%) Performance Management
13 33 (7.07%) Data Analysis
14 31 (6.64%) Software Licensing
15 30 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (6.42%) Data Cleansing
15 30 (6.42%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 42 (8.99%) SQL
2 32 (6.85%) ABAP
3 23 (4.93%) C#
4 19 (4.07%) Java
5 16 (3.43%) C++
6 15 (3.21%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.93%) C
7 9 (1.93%) VB.NET
8 7 (1.50%) PHP
9 6 (1.28%) Assembly Language
9 6 (1.28%) HLSL
10 4 (0.86%) PHP 5
11 3 (0.64%) Perl
12 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.43%) VBA
13 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.21%) Python
13 1 (0.21%) RPG
13 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 59 (12.63%) Degree
2 31 (6.64%) Security Cleared
3 28 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 21 (4.50%) PMP
5 19 (4.07%) PMI Certification
6 15 (3.21%) CISM
7 13 (2.78%) CISSP
8 12 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.93%) MCSE
10 8 (1.71%) CCNP
11 6 (1.28%) ISEB
12 5 (1.07%) A+ Certification
12 5 (1.07%) CISA
12 5 (1.07%) MCITP
12 5 (1.07%) MCP
13 4 (0.86%) IISP
13 4 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 4 (0.86%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (10.71%) SLA
2 21 (4.50%) GDPR
3 20 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (3.85%) QA
5 13 (2.78%) PCI DSS
6 9 (1.93%) PMO
6 9 (1.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (1.28%) COBIT
8 5 (1.07%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.64%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.43%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.43%) ISO 31000
10 2 (0.43%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.21%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 35 (7.49%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.86%) Docker
5 2 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.21%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 4 (0.86%) Nessus
1 4 (0.86%) Nmap
2 2 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.43%) SCCM
3 1 (0.21%) Ansible
3 1 (0.21%) EnCase
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 106 (22.70%) Microsoft
2 88 (18.84%) SAP
3 34 (7.28%) Oracle
4 21 (4.50%) Cisco
4 21 (4.50%) Informatica
5 19 (4.07%) VMware
6 16 (3.43%) Citrix
7 8 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.50%) Blue Prism
8 7 (1.50%) Sun
8 7 (1.50%) Zerto
9 6 (1.28%) Splunk
10 5 (1.07%) EMC
10 5 (1.07%) Telerik
11 4 (0.86%) IFS
11 4 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (0.86%) NetWitness
11 4 (0.86%) Qualys
12 3 (0.64%) Aruba
12 3 (0.64%) Juniper