The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 40 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.82% - 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.34% - 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
EPoS
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
109 127 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 38.38% 30.68% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 97 117 55
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

EPoS
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Portsmouth

EPoS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 8 (72.73%) ITIL
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (72.73%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Publishing
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) LAN

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Service Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Field Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) EPoS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) EPoS Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
1 8 (72.73%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft