Legal Jobs in the South East

Legal
England > South East

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 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 77 37 145
Rank change year-on-year -40 +108 -16
Permanent jobs citing Legal 546 1,016 497
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.34% 6.60% 2.55%
As % of the General category 5.88% 10.24% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 228 127 158
10th Percentile £27,125 £30,150 £30,425
25th Percentile £30,938 £37,625 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,210 £52,500 £54,320
Median % change year-on-year -23.41% -3.35% +1.06%
75th Percentile £57,500 £73,125 £63,750
90th Percentile £73,250 £87,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.45% - -

All General Skills
South East

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,282 9,924 11,113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 56.80% 64.50% 57.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6,038 4,761 6,547
10th Percentile £25,500 £28,000 £29,970
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.48% -4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £76,075 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.22% +0.83% +4.35%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Legal in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legal in the South East over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Legal in the South East

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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 15 April 2024. 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 -46 237 £50,000 +5.26% 84
Berkshire -4 120 £55,000 +4.76% 44
Surrey -38 95 £32,500 -52.73% 34
Hampshire -30 78 £32,500 -51.13% 34
Kent -9 67 £45,000 -14.29% 30
Buckinghamshire -54 63 £50,000 +3.09% 22
Oxfordshire -28 54 £45,000 +20.00% 18
East Sussex +35 32 £70,000 +100.00% 4
West Sussex +7 28 £62,500 +78.57% 11
Sussex - 4 - -
Middlesex -7 1 £77,500 - 4
Home Counties - 1 £48,000 -
Legal
England

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (6.41%) SharePoint
2 27 (4.95%) Microsoft Exchange
3 8 (1.47%) CMS
4 6 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.55%) IBM Domino
6 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 47 (8.61%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (7.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (4.40%) AutoCAD
4 16 (2.93%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (1.28%) Simulink
5 7 (1.28%) Stateflow
6 5 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.55%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.55%) ProjectWise
8 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.10%) NEC Housing
1 6 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.92%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.55%) Salesforce CRM
3 3 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.18%) Primavera
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 78 (14.29%) Azure
2 57 (10.44%) Microsoft 365
3 34 (6.23%) Power Platform
4 17 (3.11%) Entra ID
5 14 (2.56%) Azure DevOps
6 12 (2.20%) OneDrive
6 12 (2.20%) SaaS
7 10 (1.83%) PowerApps
8 9 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
8 9 (1.65%) WhatsApp
9 6 (1.10%) Azure App Service
9 6 (1.10%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 4 (0.73%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 3 (0.55%) AWS
12 2 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (0.37%) Azure Logic Apps
12 2 (0.37%) Power Automate
13 1 (0.18%) Azure Stack
13 1 (0.18%) Boomi
13 1 (0.18%) SAP Fieldglass
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.21%) Firewall
2 16 (2.93%) Intranet
3 15 (2.75%) Internet
4 10 (1.83%) WAN
5 9 (1.65%) SNMP
6 8 (1.47%) LAN
7 7 (1.28%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.28%) Wireless
8 6 (1.10%) SSL
8 6 (1.10%) VLAN
9 5 (0.92%) BGP
9 5 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (0.92%) IPsec
9 5 (0.92%) Network Security
9 5 (0.92%) NGFW
9 5 (0.92%) OSPF
9 5 (0.92%) SAN
9 5 (0.92%) VoIP
9 5 (0.92%) VPN
10 4 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.58%) Power BI
2 16 (2.93%) Data Lake
3 14 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (1.65%) EDMS
5 7 (1.28%) MS Access
5 7 (1.28%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.28%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.73%) Power Query
8 4 (0.73%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.37%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.18%) Big Data
10 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.18%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.73%) JIRA
3 2 (0.37%) Git
General
1 201 (36.81%) Finance
2 183 (33.52%) Social Skills
3 104 (19.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 97 (17.77%) Law
5 94 (17.22%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (8.24%) Marketing
7 40 (7.33%) Influencing Skills
8 38 (6.96%) Telecoms
9 35 (6.41%) Manufacturing
10 29 (5.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 29 (5.31%) Retail
11 25 (4.58%) Local Government
12 22 (4.03%) Organisational Skills
13 16 (2.93%) Automotive
14 15 (2.75%) Banking
15 14 (2.56%) Presentation Skills
16 13 (2.38%) Electronics
17 7 (1.28%) Advertising
17 7 (1.28%) Billing
18 5 (0.92%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 93 (17.03%) Analyst
2 43 (7.88%) Senior
3 32 (5.86%) Lead
4 26 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
4 26 (4.76%) IT Support
5 25 (4.58%) Project Manager
6 24 (4.40%) Architect
7 23 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (3.48%) Administrator
8 19 (3.48%) Digital Architect
8 19 (3.48%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 18 (3.30%) Systems Engineer
10 17 (3.11%) Support Analyst
11 16 (2.93%) Coordinator
11 16 (2.93%) IT Engineer
11 16 (2.93%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (2.93%) Technical Coordinator
12 13 (2.38%) Support Engineer
12 13 (2.38%) Trainer
13 12 (2.20%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.75%) .NET
2 9 (1.65%) ASP.NET
3 8 (1.47%) ADO
4 7 (1.28%) .NET Core
4 7 (1.28%) Web Services
5 6 (1.10%) EDI
5 6 (1.10%) IDoc
6 4 (0.73%) CSS
6 4 (0.73%) HTML
7 3 (0.55%) Blazor
7 3 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.37%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.37%) HTML5 Canvas
8 2 (0.37%) React
8 2 (0.37%) REST
8 2 (0.37%) SOAP
9 1 (0.18%) Middleware
9 1 (0.18%) OAuth
9 1 (0.18%) OAuth2
9 1 (0.18%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.64%) Management Information System
2 36 (6.59%) Algorithms
3 31 (5.68%) Driving Licence
4 28 (5.13%) Data Structures
5 27 (4.95%) Housing Association
6 17 (3.11%) Data Protection Act
7 15 (2.75%) Cloud Native
8 13 (2.38%) Biopharmaceutical
9 12 (2.20%) Credit Risk
9 12 (2.20%) Product Ownership
9 12 (2.20%) Renewable Energy
10 10 (1.83%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.83%) Onboarding
10 10 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (1.28%) Analytical Mindset
11 7 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (1.28%) Pricing Data
11 7 (1.28%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.10%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.92%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 41 (7.51%) Windows
2 23 (4.21%) Android
2 23 (4.21%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.01%) Windows 10
4 9 (1.65%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.10%) VMS
6 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.37%) Linux
7 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (24.91%) Agile
2 126 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
3 85 (15.57%) Risk Management
4 81 (14.84%) Project Management
5 79 (14.47%) Decision-Making
6 69 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 56 (10.26%) DevOps
8 51 (9.34%) ITIL
9 49 (8.97%) Customer Service
9 49 (8.97%) Information Security
10 48 (8.79%) Data Protection
11 47 (8.61%) Roadmaps
12 45 (8.24%) Data Management
12 45 (8.24%) Mentoring
13 41 (7.51%) Collaborative Working
13 41 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
14 38 (6.96%) Data Analysis
14 38 (6.96%) Mathematics
15 36 (6.59%) Configuration Management
16 35 (6.41%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 57 (10.44%) SQL
2 23 (4.21%) Python
3 14 (2.56%) C#
4 11 (2.01%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.47%) MATLAB
6 6 (1.10%) VB.NET
7 5 (0.92%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.73%) Java
9 3 (0.55%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.55%) VBA
10 2 (0.37%) C
10 2 (0.37%) R
11 1 (0.18%) C++
11 1 (0.18%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.18%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.18%) Go
11 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 154 (28.21%) Degree
2 31 (5.68%) HNC
3 23 (4.21%) HND
4 20 (3.66%) Master's Degree
5 14 (2.56%) Azure Certification
6 12 (2.20%) ACCA
7 10 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.47%) DBS Check
8 8 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.47%) MBA
8 8 (1.47%) Security Cleared
9 7 (1.28%) CIMA
9 7 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
9 7 (1.28%) PMI Certification
10 6 (1.10%) ISEB
11 5 (0.92%) CCIE
11 5 (0.92%) CISSP
11 5 (0.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.14%) QA
2 28 (5.13%) GDPR
3 16 (2.93%) Good Clinical Practice
3 16 (2.93%) SLA
4 13 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (1.83%) ISO 22301
7 8 (1.47%) PMO
8 6 (1.10%) Accessibility
8 6 (1.10%) ISO 14001
8 6 (1.10%) ISO 9001
8 6 (1.10%) NEBOSH
9 5 (0.92%) IFRS
9 5 (0.92%) NIST
10 3 (0.55%) GRC
10 3 (0.55%) HAZOP
10 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.37%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.18%) NCSC
System Software
1 26 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.66%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.38%) Firmware
5 12 (2.20%) Embedded Firmware
6 5 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (2.93%) SCOM
2 7 (1.28%) Functional Safety
3 6 (1.10%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.92%) Ansible
5 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.18%) QRadar
6 1 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 145 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.86%) SAP
3 22 (4.03%) VMware
4 19 (3.48%) Citrix
5 15 (2.75%) Databricks
6 13 (2.38%) EMC
7 12 (2.20%) Cisco
7 12 (2.20%) Oracle
8 9 (1.65%) BT
9 7 (1.28%) Ariba
9 7 (1.28%) Salesforce
9 7 (1.28%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.28%) Xero
10 6 (1.10%) NEC
10 6 (1.10%) Nuix
10 6 (1.10%) OpenText
10 6 (1.10%) Sage
11 5 (0.92%) HP
12 4 (0.73%) Aruba
12 4 (0.73%) Meraki