The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 192 213 210
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 15 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.036% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.098% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 11
Average salary £42,000 £52,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.61% +49.28%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
EPoS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1807 2032 1968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.46% 36.88% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1251 1345 1589
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,950 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EPoS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

EPoS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Berkshire

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

EPoS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 11 £42,000 -32.80%
Newbury +6 3 £45,000 +7.14%
EPoS
South East

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing EPoS 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 EPoS.

1 25 (89.29%) Retail
2 12 (42.86%) ITIL
3 11 (39.29%) Problem Management
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) Windows
5 8 (28.57%) McAfee
5 8 (28.57%) Blackberry
6 5 (17.86%) Line Management
7 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.71%) Legal
8 3 (10.71%) Statistics
8 3 (10.71%) SaaS
9 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
9 2 (7.14%) MS Office
10 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
10 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
10 1 (3.57%) CCNA
10 1 (3.57%) Citrix
10 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (3.57%) Service Management
10 1 (3.57%) PMP
10 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
10 1 (3.57%) Games
10 1 (3.57%) Scrum
10 1 (3.57%) Business Development
10 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
10 1 (3.57%) Windows 8

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing EPoS 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 EPoS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
General
1 25 (89.29%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Service Manager
1 20 (71.43%) Service Desk Manager
2 19 (67.86%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Head of IT
3 3 (10.71%) IT Support
3 3 (10.71%) EPoS Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) EPoS Field Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) EPoS Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) Problem Management
3 5 (17.86%) Line Management
4 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMP
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) McAfee
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix