Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 207 235
Rank change year-on-year -46 +28 -3
Permanent jobs citing Legal 341 490 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.20% 1.61% 1.38%
As % of the General category 3.84% 4.68% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 231 270 361
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -8.16% +3.16%
10th Percentile £27,750 £24,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £71,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 8,879 10,474 12,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.32% 34.44% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7,029 8,098 9,906
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,425 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,250 £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 November 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 18 November 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 -14 151 £51,500 +5.10% 64
Berkshire +10 89 £65,000 +12.07% 32
Hampshire +6 77 £49,500 +13.79% 48
Surrey -70 50 £55,000 +25.71% 32
Buckinghamshire -32 36 £32,000 -8.57% 14
West Sussex +22 34 £25,000 -44.44% 26
Oxfordshire +11 26 £47,500 +66.67% 18
Kent +7 14 £37,500 - 26
East Sussex -5 10 £58,000 +45.00% 3
Middlesex +4 2 £33,500 -55.33% 1
Home Counties - 1 £57,500 -
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 94 (27.57%) Information Security
2 87 (25.51%) Microsoft
3 76 (22.29%) Finance
4 74 (21.70%) Problem-Solving
5 72 (21.11%) Windows
6 71 (20.82%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (18.77%) ITIL
8 60 (17.60%) Risk Management
9 55 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
10 47 (13.78%) CISSP
11 46 (13.49%) Management Information System
12 45 (13.20%) Project Management
13 43 (12.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 39 (11.44%) Degree
15 37 (10.85%) Data Protection
15 37 (10.85%) Windows 7
16 35 (10.26%) PRINCE2
16 35 (10.26%) Telecoms
17 34 (9.97%) Microsoft Office
18 32 (9.38%) Law
18 32 (9.38%) QA
18 32 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
19 30 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
19 30 (8.80%) Logistics
20 29 (8.50%) C#
20 29 (8.50%) Waterfall
21 27 (7.92%) SLA
21 27 (7.92%) SQL
22 26 (7.62%) Linux
22 26 (7.62%) Active Directory

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 20 (5.87%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (2.93%) IIS
4 9 (2.64%) Confluence
5 8 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (1.47%) CMS
6 5 (1.47%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.17%) NetWeaver
7 4 (1.17%) SAP Portal
7 4 (1.17%) WordPress
8 3 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.29%) SAS
9 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (9.97%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (3.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (2.05%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.88%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.35%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.17%) SAP CRM
3 4 (1.17%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.29%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (6.16%) SaaS
3 17 (4.99%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.64%) IaaS
4 9 (2.64%) Office 365
4 9 (2.64%) PaaS
5 6 (1.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.88%) G Suite
6 3 (0.88%) GitHub
7 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.59%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.29%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.99%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.81%) Firewall
3 12 (3.52%) Internet
4 10 (2.93%) DNS
5 8 (2.35%) WAN
6 7 (2.05%) Network Security
7 6 (1.76%) VPN
8 5 (1.47%) Intranet
8 5 (1.47%) LAN
8 5 (1.47%) SMS
8 5 (1.47%) Wireless
9 4 (1.17%) DHCP
10 3 (0.88%) BGP
10 3 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (0.88%) MPLS
10 3 (0.88%) OSPF
10 3 (0.88%) Skype
10 3 (0.88%) VLAN
11 2 (0.59%) Spanning Tree
11 2 (0.59%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.76%) GIS
3 5 (1.47%) SAP BW
4 4 (1.17%) Big Data
4 4 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.17%) Geospatial Data
4 4 (1.17%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.17%) SAP HANA
5 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.59%) Power BI
6 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.29%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.29%) OLAP
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (1.76%) JIRA
1 6 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.47%) NUnit
3 4 (1.17%) Grunt
3 4 (1.17%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.17%) webpack
4 3 (0.88%) Android Studio
4 3 (0.88%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.88%) Moq
4 3 (0.88%) MSBuild
4 3 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.88%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.59%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.59%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.59%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 76 (22.29%) Finance
2 35 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 32 (9.38%) Law
4 24 (7.04%) Marketing
5 19 (5.57%) Retail
6 16 (4.69%) Banking
7 14 (4.11%) Back Office
8 6 (1.76%) Electronics
9 5 (1.47%) Billing
9 5 (1.47%) Games
10 3 (0.88%) Automotive
11 2 (0.59%) Advertising
11 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.59%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.59%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.29%) Local Government
12 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 90 (26.39%) Analyst
2 32 (9.38%) Security Analyst
3 31 (9.09%) Developer
4 28 (8.21%) Project Manager
5 24 (7.04%) IT Manager
6 21 (6.16%) IT Support
6 21 (6.16%) Service Analyst
6 21 (6.16%) Service Desk Analyst
7 20 (5.87%) Information Analyst
7 20 (5.87%) Information Security Analyst
8 18 (5.28%) Architect
8 18 (5.28%) IT Analyst
8 18 (5.28%) Support Engineer
9 17 (4.99%) Administrator
10 15 (4.40%) Consultant
10 15 (4.40%) Security Manager
10 15 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (4.11%) Project Analyst
12 12 (3.52%) .NET Developer
13 11 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.33%) .NET
2 11 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 10 (2.93%) AngularJS
3 10 (2.93%) HTML
4 8 (2.35%) React
5 7 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (2.05%) HTML5
6 6 (1.76%) .NET Framework
6 6 (1.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (1.76%) Vue.js
6 6 (1.76%) WinForms
7 5 (1.47%) CSS
7 5 (1.47%) LINQ
7 5 (1.47%) Web Services
7 5 (1.47%) XML
8 4 (1.17%) jQuery
8 4 (1.17%) SAP Basis
8 4 (1.17%) SAP XI
8 4 (1.17%) WCF
9 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (13.49%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.16%) Tandem
4 17 (4.99%) Private Cloud
5 15 (4.40%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (3.52%) Data Centre
8 11 (3.23%) Robotics
9 10 (2.93%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.64%) User Experience
11 8 (2.35%) Mobile App
11 8 (2.35%) Public Cloud
12 7 (2.05%) Driving Licence
12 7 (2.05%) Smartphone
13 6 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (1.47%) Reinsurance
15 4 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
15 4 (1.17%) Hybrid Cloud
15 4 (1.17%) Security Operations Centre
15 4 (1.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (21.11%) Windows
2 37 (10.85%) Windows 7
3 26 (7.62%) Linux
4 25 (7.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (7.04%) Windows Server
6 19 (5.57%) Windows 10
7 8 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.05%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.76%) Unix
10 3 (0.88%) Android
10 3 (0.88%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.59%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (27.57%) Information Security
2 74 (21.70%) Problem-Solving
3 71 (20.82%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (18.77%) ITIL
5 60 (17.60%) Risk Management
6 45 (13.20%) Project Management
7 37 (10.85%) Data Protection
8 35 (10.26%) PRINCE2
9 32 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 30 (8.80%) Logistics
11 29 (8.50%) Waterfall
12 26 (7.62%) Cybersecurity
13 25 (7.33%) Analytics
14 23 (6.74%) CRM
14 23 (6.74%) Security Management
15 21 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (5.87%) Change Management
17 19 (5.57%) Business Analysis
17 19 (5.57%) Change Control
17 19 (5.57%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.50%) C#
2 27 (7.92%) SQL
3 20 (5.87%) Python
4 19 (5.57%) PowerShell
5 14 (4.11%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.81%) Java
6 13 (3.81%) Perl
7 7 (2.05%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.76%) C
9 5 (1.47%) TypeScript
9 5 (1.47%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.88%) C++
10 3 (0.88%) Delphi
10 3 (0.88%) R
11 1 (0.29%) ABAP
11 1 (0.29%) PHP
11 1 (0.29%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 47 (13.78%) CISSP
2 39 (11.44%) Degree
3 22 (6.45%) CISM
4 18 (5.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (4.40%) CRISC
6 14 (4.11%) CISA
6 14 (4.11%) MCSE
7 10 (2.93%) CEH
7 10 (2.93%) SANS
8 9 (2.64%) CompTIA Security+
8 9 (2.64%) PMI Certification
9 8 (2.35%) MCP
9 8 (2.35%) PMP
10 7 (2.05%) MCSA
11 6 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (1.76%) GIAC
11 6 (1.76%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.76%) TOGAF Certification
12 5 (1.47%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (12.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (9.38%) QA
3 27 (7.92%) SLA
4 23 (6.74%) PCI DSS
5 19 (5.57%) GDPR
6 16 (4.69%) COBIT
7 15 (4.40%) PMO
8 7 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.88%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.59%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.59%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.29%) GAMP
11 1 (0.29%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.29%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 26 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.88%) Docker
5 2 (0.59%) vCloud
5 2 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.59%) vSphere
5 2 (0.59%) XenApp
5 2 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (2.35%) SCCM
2 4 (1.17%) CSIRT
3 2 (0.59%) Ansible
4 1 (0.29%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 87 (25.51%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.45%) VMware
3 18 (5.28%) Citrix
4 16 (4.69%) Sony
5 15 (4.40%) SAP
6 13 (3.81%) Oracle
7 10 (2.93%) iManage
8 9 (2.64%) Automation Anywhere
8 9 (2.64%) UiPath
9 8 (2.35%) Blue Prism
10 7 (2.05%) Cisco
10 7 (2.05%) LexisNexis
11 6 (1.76%) Google
12 5 (1.47%) F5
12 5 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.17%) Symantec
14 3 (0.88%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.88%) Pega
14 3 (0.88%) ServiceNow
14 3 (0.88%) Thunderhead