The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 293 310 305
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 17 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.070% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 13
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £32,300 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
EPoS
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4370 5450 5168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.28% 47.39% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3629 4514 4569
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

EPoS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

EPoS Salary Trend in the City of London

EPoS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in the City of London

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 21 (75.00%) Project Management
1 21 (75.00%) Retail
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) MS Office
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) WAN
3 16 (57.14%) LAN
3 16 (57.14%) VoIP
3 16 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (57.14%) Time Management
3 16 (57.14%) Video Conferencing
4 15 (53.57%) Windows 7
4 15 (53.57%) Apple iOS
4 15 (53.57%) VLAN
4 15 (53.57%) VPN
4 15 (53.57%) Avaya
4 15 (53.57%) Apple
4 15 (53.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.14%) ISEB
5 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) JIRA
6 1 (3.57%) NFC
6 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (60.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) LAN
1 16 (57.14%) VoIP
1 16 (57.14%) WAN
1 16 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 15 (53.57%) VLAN
2 15 (53.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) RFID
3 1 (3.57%) NFC
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) WLAN
3 1 (3.57%) ADSL
3 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 21 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Support Specialist
2 8 (28.57%) Technical Support Specialist
2 8 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (28.57%) Technical Support
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) EPoS Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) EPoS Installation Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Installation Manager
5 2 (7.14%) IT Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (53.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) AS400
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows 7
2 15 (53.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Project Management
2 16 (57.14%) Time Management
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
4 1 (3.57%) UML
4 1 (3.57%) CRM
4 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.57%) ERP
4 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.57%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.57%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Line Management
4 1 (3.57%) People Management
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) Avaya
2 15 (53.57%) Apple
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco