The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 74 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 15 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.33% 1.21% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.49% 4.58% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 7
Average salary £47,500 £25,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
EPoS
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
334 240 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.56% 26.37% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 253 209 266
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,189 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

EPoS
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 18 (78.26%) Retail
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
3 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 7 (30.43%) Project Management
5 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (21.74%) Firewall
6 5 (21.74%) MS Office
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
7 4 (17.39%) Cognos
7 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (17.39%) Symantec
7 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
7 4 (17.39%) ISEB
7 4 (17.39%) ADSL
7 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
7 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (17.39%) Spiceworks
7 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (17.39%) QA

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) ADSL
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.35%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (78.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) IT Support
3 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
4 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Java EE
1 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (17.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
2 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Time Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Management
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
1 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Cognos
2 4 (17.39%) Symantec
2 4 (17.39%) Spiceworks
2 4 (17.39%) WatchGuard