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What kind of IT industry skills are you looking for? There are too much different jobs to give you advice now. However, if you can find what you really like to do, and spend time in it. You will do good.
Visiting tech websites and reading articles of IT industry on daily basis, understand trent of IT, making some friends who currently work in the area. This might help you to clarify the skill you want to get.
Skills can always be learned. It depends on your motivation to learn these skills. If you have an attention to details and enjoy these and are organized and creative, you may have a calling to i formation technology. Creative you say? Yes creative. In some careers in information technology, there is a need to be filled and you have to create a system to fulfill that need, efficiently, cost effectively and reliably. That takes creativity and knowledge. Also, you need to have the ability to continuously learn as technology does not stand still.
Hope this helps.