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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 4.17% 7.69% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 8.33% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £57,500 £30,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%
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
48 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 100.00% 92.31% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 10
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +69.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 8 (53.33%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Lync
4 3 (20.00%) MobileIron
4 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (6.67%) DHCP
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (6.67%) SCCM
6 1 (6.67%) SCOM
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Management Information System

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 3 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Service Manager
2 8 (53.33%) Service Desk Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Head of IT
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Architecture
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) NetApp
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (6.67%) ScanSafe
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) HP