The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 2.13% 13.04% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 30.00% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £20,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
ITIL
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 87.23% 43.48% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 37 6 21
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £42,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

ITIL
Salary Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL across the Blackpool region.

ITIL Salary Trend in Blackpool

ITIL
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 2 (66.67%) SQL

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron