Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > South East
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 178 215 235
Rank change year-on-year +37 +20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Legal 345 399 419
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.64% 1.49% 1.32%
As % of the General category 5.11% 4.73% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 237 220 225
Median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,950 £31,250 £29,100
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 6,748 8,428 10,971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.08% 31.51% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,986 6,343 8,547
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,263 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

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

Legal
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

Legal
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legal in the South East over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

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 8 April 2020. 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 +17 139 £52,500 -2.78% 28
Surrey +71 84 £50,000 +9.89% 14
Berkshire +14 82 £52,500 -9.87% 19
Hampshire -24 63 £28,500 -48.18% 17
Buckinghamshire +6 34 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Kent +36 30 £20,000 -41.18% 20
Oxfordshire +26 23 £51,518 -0.45% 3
East Sussex +19 19 £50,000 -23.08% 5
West Sussex +18 4 £50,000 +2.56% 17
M4 Corridor - 3 £101,250 -
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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 93 (26.96%) Microsoft
2 87 (25.22%) Degree
3 84 (24.35%) Law
4 80 (23.19%) Finance
5 77 (22.32%) Information Security
6 75 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (18.84%) Telecoms
8 63 (18.26%) Windows
9 60 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
10 52 (15.07%) Active Directory
11 51 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
12 48 (13.91%) SQL
13 47 (13.62%) CRM
14 46 (13.33%) Security Cleared
15 45 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
16 41 (11.88%) Data Protection
17 40 (11.59%) SaaS
17 40 (11.59%) Management Information System
18 38 (11.01%) Microsoft Office
19 37 (10.72%) Linux
20 36 (10.43%) SQL Server
20 36 (10.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 35 (10.14%) .NET
21 35 (10.14%) Risk Management
21 35 (10.14%) Decision-Making
22 34 (9.86%) Security Management
22 34 (9.86%) Office 365
23 32 (9.28%) Information Security Management
23 32 (9.28%) Public Sector
24 31 (8.99%) 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 16 (4.64%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.35%) NetWeaver
2 15 (4.35%) SAP Portal
3 13 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (3.48%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.16%) CMS
7 3 (0.87%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.29%) IIS
8 1 (0.29%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 38 (11.01%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (4.06%) AutoCAD
4 5 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.29%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 30 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (4.35%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.29%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.29%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 40 (11.59%) SaaS
2 34 (9.86%) Office 365
3 16 (4.64%) Azure
4 10 (2.90%) Power Platform
5 7 (2.03%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (1.74%) PowerApps
7 5 (1.45%) PaaS
8 4 (1.16%) AWS
8 4 (1.16%) IaaS
8 4 (1.16%) iPaaS
9 3 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.87%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.41%) Firewall
2 13 (3.77%) DNS
3 12 (3.48%) DHCP
3 12 (3.48%) Radio Access Network
4 10 (2.90%) VPN
5 9 (2.61%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.32%) Internet
6 8 (2.32%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (2.03%) 5G
7 7 (2.03%) Broadband
7 7 (2.03%) SAN
8 5 (1.45%) WAN
8 5 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.16%) LAN
10 3 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.87%) NAS
10 3 (0.87%) Network Security
10 3 (0.87%) SMTP
10 3 (0.87%) SNMP
10 3 (0.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (4.35%) SAP BW
3 15 (4.35%) SAP HANA
4 13 (3.77%) Data Lake
5 9 (2.61%) Power BI
6 3 (0.87%) Big Data
6 3 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.58%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.58%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 19 (5.51%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.74%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.45%) Subversion
4 3 (0.87%) NUnit
4 3 (0.87%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.29%) Axure RP
General
1 84 (24.35%) Law
2 80 (23.19%) Finance
3 65 (18.84%) Telecoms
4 32 (9.28%) Public Sector
5 17 (4.93%) Marketing
5 17 (4.93%) Military
6 14 (4.06%) Back Office
7 11 (3.19%) Retail
8 10 (2.90%) Local Government
9 7 (2.03%) Automotive
9 7 (2.03%) Manufacturing
9 7 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.45%) Billing
11 4 (1.16%) Banking
12 3 (0.87%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.87%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.58%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.58%) Publishing
14 1 (0.29%) Police
Job Titles
1 57 (16.52%) Analyst
2 30 (8.70%) Developer
3 27 (7.83%) Architect
4 24 (6.96%) IT Manager
5 19 (5.51%) Applications Developer
6 15 (4.35%) Procurement Manager
6 15 (4.35%) SAP Architect
6 15 (4.35%) SAP Basis Architect
7 14 (4.06%) Business Process Trainer
7 14 (4.06%) Trainer
8 13 (3.77%) Desktop Support
8 13 (3.77%) IT Procurement Manager
8 13 (3.77%) Service Analyst
8 13 (3.77%) Service Desk Analyst
9 12 (3.48%) Operations Analyst
10 10 (2.90%) Administrator
10 10 (2.90%) Delivery Manager
10 10 (2.90%) Deskside Support
10 10 (2.90%) Support Team Leader
10 10 (2.90%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.14%) .NET
2 25 (7.25%) .NET Framework
3 15 (4.35%) SAP Basis
3 15 (4.35%) SAP XI
4 8 (2.32%) jQuery
5 7 (2.03%) HTML
6 6 (1.74%) HTML5
7 5 (1.45%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 5 (1.45%) OpenGL
7 5 (1.45%) OpenSceneGraph
7 5 (1.45%) Qt
7 5 (1.45%) STL
8 3 (0.87%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (0.87%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (0.87%) React
9 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.58%) CSS
10 1 (0.29%) CSS3
10 1 (0.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
3 40 (11.59%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.48%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (2.61%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (2.03%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.74%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (1.45%) GPGPU
8 5 (1.45%) iPhone
9 4 (1.16%) CMDB
9 4 (1.16%) Handset
9 4 (1.16%) NHS
9 4 (1.16%) PKI
10 3 (0.87%) Life Science
11 2 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.58%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.58%) FMCG
12 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.29%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 63 (18.26%) Windows
2 37 (10.72%) Linux
3 31 (8.99%) Windows 7
4 29 (8.41%) Windows 10
5 17 (4.93%) Unix
5 17 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (4.64%) Windows Server
7 9 (2.61%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.74%) Android
9 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.87%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (22.32%) Information Security
2 75 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
4 47 (13.62%) CRM
5 41 (11.88%) Data Protection
6 35 (10.14%) Decision-Making
6 35 (10.14%) Risk Management
7 34 (9.86%) Security Management
8 32 (9.28%) Information Security Management
9 30 (8.70%) ITIL
9 30 (8.70%) Scrum
10 29 (8.41%) Cybersecurity
11 27 (7.83%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
12 26 (7.54%) Commercial Awareness
12 26 (7.54%) Computer Science
12 26 (7.54%) ISMS
13 24 (6.96%) Data Analysis
14 23 (6.67%) Analytics
14 23 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (13.91%) SQL
2 29 (8.41%) C#
3 23 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 20 (5.80%) Java
5 18 (5.22%) Python
6 14 (4.06%) PowerShell
7 10 (2.90%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.45%) C++
8 5 (1.45%) Clojure
8 5 (1.45%) Scala
9 4 (1.16%) VBA
10 3 (0.87%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.87%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.87%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.87%) VBScript
11 2 (0.58%) C
12 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 87 (25.22%) Degree
2 46 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 26 (7.54%) SC Cleared
4 24 (6.96%) CISSP
5 19 (5.51%) CISM
6 12 (3.48%) CISA
7 9 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.45%) CEH
8 5 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.45%) DBS Check
8 5 (1.45%) GIAC
8 5 (1.45%) OSCP
8 5 (1.45%) SANS
9 4 (1.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (0.87%) APMP
10 3 (0.87%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.87%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (0.87%) CISMP
10 3 (0.87%) CREST Certified
10 3 (0.87%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (7.83%) GDPR
2 27 (7.83%) SLA
3 16 (4.64%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (3.48%) GAAP
5 11 (3.19%) PCI DSS
6 7 (2.03%) ISO 9001
7 6 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (1.74%) QA
8 5 (1.45%) ISO 14001
9 4 (1.16%) NCSC
9 4 (1.16%) NIST
9 4 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.87%) COBIT
10 3 (0.87%) Good Clinical Practice
10 3 (0.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.58%) PMO
12 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 52 (15.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.45%) XenApp
3 3 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 93 (26.96%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.99%) Oracle
3 24 (6.96%) Citrix
4 20 (5.80%) SAP
5 16 (4.64%) Cisco
6 15 (4.35%) Cadence
7 14 (4.06%) Tableau
8 12 (3.48%) Alteryx
8 12 (3.48%) Automation Anywhere
8 12 (3.48%) Blue Prism
8 12 (3.48%) Teradata
8 12 (3.48%) UiPath
9 8 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.03%) HP
10 7 (2.03%) Sony
11 5 (1.45%) Dell
11 5 (1.45%) iManage
11 5 (1.45%) Progress
11 5 (1.45%) VMware
12 4 (1.16%) Snow