The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 124 110 139
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +29
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.28% 0.12% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.47% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £41,250 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
510 426 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.05% 25.00% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 387 342 517
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,600 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
EPoS
North West

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

EPoS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Cheshire

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

EPoS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Runcorn - 3 - -
Chester - 1 £50,000 -
Crewe - 1 £32,500 -
EPoS
North West

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 3 (42.86%) Broadband
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Dell
4 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
6 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Broadband
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) IBM