Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > South East
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 200 247
Rank change year-on-year -27 +47 +3
Permanent jobs citing Legal 406 471 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.38% 1.64% 1.30%
As % of the General category 4.25% 4.73% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 253 279 343
South East median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -12.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £30,800
90th Percentile £85,000 £71,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 9,544 9,968 12,746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.50% 34.69% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7,623 7,668 10,305
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +1 187 £50,000 +5.26% 51
Berkshire +1 91 £65,000 +12.07% 27
Hampshire -10 79 £51,000 +36.00% 37
Surrey -40 76 £55,000 +25.71% 27
Buckinghamshire -8 68 £32,000 -8.57% 12
West Sussex +18 31 £25,000 -42.86% 21
Oxfordshire +5 29 £45,000 +56.52% 12
Kent +14 18 £41,250 +10.00% 24
East Sussex -19 9 £76,250 +90.63% 8
Middlesex - 2 £33,500 -
Home Counties - 1 £57,500 -
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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.

1 154 (37.93%) Finance
2 122 (30.05%) Windows
3 104 (25.62%) Microsoft
4 100 (24.63%) Problem-Solving
5 91 (22.41%) Information Security
6 63 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
6 63 (15.52%) ITIL
6 63 (15.52%) Windows 7
7 58 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (13.79%) Citrix
9 55 (13.55%) Law
10 54 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
11 53 (13.05%) Degree
12 51 (12.56%) Risk Management
13 47 (11.58%) Telecoms
13 47 (11.58%) VMware
13 47 (11.58%) Continuous Improvement
14 46 (11.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 45 (11.08%) SLA
16 43 (10.59%) Management Information System
16 43 (10.59%) Windows Server
17 40 (9.85%) CISSP
17 40 (9.85%) Project Management
17 40 (9.85%) SQL
18 38 (9.36%) Windows 10
19 37 (9.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 37 (9.11%) TCP/IP
19 37 (9.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 34 (8.37%) C#
21 33 (8.13%) Firewall

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 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 17 (4.19%) IIS
3 15 (3.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (3.69%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.22%) CMS
4 9 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.48%) Confluence
6 5 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.23%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.99%) NetWeaver
7 4 (0.99%) SAP Portal
7 4 (0.99%) WordPress
8 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 63 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (4.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.48%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (1.23%) Elite 3E
2 5 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.99%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.99%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.99%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.49%) assyst
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.49%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.25%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (7.39%) Office 365
3 22 (5.42%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (2.96%) SaaS
5 10 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (1.72%) IaaS
7 6 (1.48%) PaaS
8 4 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.74%) G Suite
9 3 (0.74%) GitHub
10 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.25%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 37 (9.11%) TCP/IP
2 33 (8.13%) Firewall
3 12 (2.96%) Internet
4 10 (2.46%) Network Security
5 9 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (1.97%) LAN
7 7 (1.72%) WAN
7 7 (1.72%) Wireless
8 6 (1.48%) DNS
8 6 (1.48%) VPN
9 4 (0.99%) BGP
9 4 (0.99%) DHCP
9 4 (0.99%) OSPF
9 4 (0.99%) SMS
9 4 (0.99%) VLAN
10 3 (0.74%) MPLS
10 3 (0.74%) SAN
10 3 (0.74%) Skype
11 2 (0.49%) Intranet
11 2 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.46%) Relational Database
2 10 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (2.22%) RDBMS
3 9 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.97%) SAP BW
5 7 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.48%) GIS
7 5 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.74%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (0.49%) Big Data
9 2 (0.49%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.49%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.25%) NewSQL
10 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.25%) Power BI
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (1.23%) NUnit
4 3 (0.74%) Android Studio
4 3 (0.74%) JIRA
4 3 (0.74%) Moq
4 3 (0.74%) MSBuild
4 3 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.74%) ReSharper
4 3 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.49%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.49%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.49%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
General
1 154 (37.93%) Finance
2 55 (13.55%) Law
3 47 (11.58%) Telecoms
4 27 (6.65%) Marketing
5 26 (6.40%) Back Office
6 11 (2.71%) Billing
6 11 (2.71%) Retail
7 7 (1.72%) Advertising
8 6 (1.48%) Banking
9 5 (1.23%) Games
10 3 (0.74%) Electronics
11 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.49%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.49%) Publishing
12 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.25%) Local Government
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (22.91%) Analyst
2 42 (10.34%) IT Manager
3 39 (9.61%) Service Analyst
4 38 (9.36%) Service Desk Analyst
5 30 (7.39%) Senior Analyst
6 28 (6.90%) Developer
7 26 (6.40%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
8 25 (6.16%) IT Support
8 25 (6.16%) Project Manager
9 23 (5.67%) Administrator
9 23 (5.67%) Security Manager
9 23 (5.67%) Team Leader
10 22 (5.42%) IT Analyst
11 21 (5.17%) Information Manager
12 18 (4.43%) Consultant
13 17 (4.19%) Architect
13 17 (4.19%) Procurement Manager
13 17 (4.19%) Security Analyst
14 16 (3.94%) Infrastructure Support
14 16 (3.94%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.64%) .NET
2 18 (4.43%) HTML
3 15 (3.69%) .NET Framework
4 13 (3.20%) ASP.NET
5 11 (2.71%) WPF
6 10 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (2.46%) WinForms
7 8 (1.97%) Entity Framework
7 8 (1.97%) HTML5
8 7 (1.72%) CSS
8 7 (1.72%) WCF
9 6 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (1.48%) Web Services
10 5 (1.23%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (1.23%) LINQ
10 5 (1.23%) XML
11 4 (0.99%) REST
11 4 (0.99%) SAP Basis
11 4 (0.99%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (10.59%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.45%) User Experience
4 13 (3.20%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (3.20%) Private Cloud
4 13 (3.20%) Smartphone
5 12 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (2.71%) Driving Licence
7 10 (2.46%) Blackberry
7 10 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.46%) Tandem
8 9 (2.22%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.97%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.72%) Social Media
11 6 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.48%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.23%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.23%) Internet of Things
12 5 (1.23%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 122 (30.05%) Windows
2 63 (15.52%) Windows 7
3 46 (11.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (10.59%) Windows Server
5 38 (9.36%) Windows 10
6 20 (4.93%) Linux
7 10 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (2.22%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.48%) Unix
10 3 (0.74%) Android
10 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.49%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (24.63%) Problem-Solving
2 91 (22.41%) Information Security
3 63 (15.52%) ITIL
4 58 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (12.56%) Risk Management
6 47 (11.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 40 (9.85%) Project Management
8 37 (9.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 31 (7.64%) Data Protection
10 26 (6.40%) PRINCE2
10 26 (6.40%) Ticket Management
11 25 (6.16%) Service Management
11 25 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (5.67%) CRM
12 23 (5.67%) Logistics
13 21 (5.17%) Regulatory Compliance
14 20 (4.93%) Waterfall
15 19 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (4.68%) MVC
16 18 (4.43%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 40 (9.85%) SQL
2 34 (8.37%) C#
3 18 (4.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (4.43%) Python
4 17 (4.19%) PowerShell
5 12 (2.96%) T-SQL
6 11 (2.71%) Perl
7 9 (2.22%) Java
8 8 (1.97%) C++
9 5 (1.23%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.23%) VBA
10 4 (0.99%) ABAP
10 4 (0.99%) C
10 4 (0.99%) R
11 1 (0.25%) PHP
11 1 (0.25%) VBScript
11 1 (0.25%) VC++
11 1 (0.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 53 (13.05%) Degree
2 40 (9.85%) CISSP
3 20 (4.93%) CISM
4 18 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (3.45%) MCSE
6 11 (2.71%) IISP
7 9 (2.22%) PMP
8 8 (1.97%) CEH
8 8 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.97%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (1.97%) Security Cleared
9 7 (1.72%) MCP
9 7 (1.72%) MCSA
9 7 (1.72%) PMI Certification
10 6 (1.48%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.23%) CISA
12 4 (0.99%) CCNP
12 4 (0.99%) CCSA
12 4 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.08%) SLA
2 37 (9.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (5.67%) GDPR
4 21 (5.17%) PCI DSS
5 20 (4.93%) QA
6 12 (2.96%) PMO
7 7 (1.72%) COBIT
8 6 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.99%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.74%) RMADS
11 2 (0.49%) Government Security Classifications
11 2 (0.49%) ISAE 3402
11 2 (0.49%) ISO 22301
11 2 (0.49%) NEBOSH
11 2 (0.49%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.25%) GAMP
12 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 28 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.42%) VMware ESXi
2 22 (5.42%) XenApp
2 22 (5.42%) XenDesktop
3 20 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.49%) Docker
5 2 (0.49%) vCloud
5 2 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.48%) SCCM
2 2 (0.49%) Ansible
2 2 (0.49%) DameWare
3 1 (0.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 104 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 56 (13.79%) Citrix
3 47 (11.58%) VMware
4 20 (4.93%) SAP
5 18 (4.43%) LexisNexis
5 18 (4.43%) Oracle
6 16 (3.94%) Sony
7 15 (3.69%) iManage
8 6 (1.48%) Cisco
8 6 (1.48%) Google
9 5 (1.23%) Aderant
9 5 (1.23%) Infragistics
9 5 (1.23%) PayPal
9 5 (1.23%) Pega
9 5 (1.23%) WorldPay
9 5 (1.23%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.99%) F5
10 4 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.74%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.74%) Thunderhead