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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank - 14 -
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - 5.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £23,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
27 23 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 90.00% 62.16% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 44
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,300 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £28,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee