The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Lancashire / Blackpool
Rank 14 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5  
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 10.81% 5.56% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% 7.69% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £22,500 £24,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -58.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,857
% change year-on-year -2.43% +0.35%  

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Blackpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 30 13 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 81.08% 72.22% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 36
Median salary £33,500 £33,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.74% -15.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,650 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £75,649 £61,215 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Blackpool citing ITIL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Blackpool

ITIL
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Salary trend for ITIL in Blackpool

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Blackpool region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Avaya
3 4 (66.67%) EPoS
4 3 (50.00%) CRM
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) ITSM
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (16.67%) Unix
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) AIX
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (16.67%) Open Source
6 1 (16.67%) SaaS
6 1 (16.67%) PaaS
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) IaaS
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) Tandem

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) IT Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) IT Support
2 4 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) EPoS
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Avaya