The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 244 231 219
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 11 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.69% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 18
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
EPoS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2434 2454 2192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.20% 33.30% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1937 1879 1783
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EPoS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

EPoS Salary Trend in the North West

EPoS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in the North West

EPoS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Manchester +5 6 £18,500 -63.00%
Cheshire -6 5 £52,500 +27.27% 1
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 14 (56.00%) Retail
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
3 8 (32.00%) Degree
4 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (28.00%) Fat Client
4 7 (28.00%) LAN
4 7 (28.00%) WAN
4 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (28.00%) MCSE
4 7 (28.00%) MCSA
4 7 (28.00%) HND
4 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (28.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (28.00%) Thin Client
4 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (28.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
1 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (56.00%) Retail
2 7 (28.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) IT Support
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Trainer
5 3 (12.00%) IT Trainer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.00%) EPoS Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
7 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Thin Client
1 7 (28.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Project Management
2 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Time Management
3 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (28.00%) HND
2 7 (28.00%) MCSE
2 7 (28.00%) MCSA
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Teradata
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) VeriFone
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
Cheshire
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + OTE
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