The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 148 151 122
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -29
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.076% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.47% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £50,750 £21,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -35.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £20,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,150 £23,550 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +14.03%
EPoS
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
805 855 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.67% 32.77% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 476 647 606
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

EPoS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Reading

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (90.00%) Project Management
1 9 (90.00%) Retail
2 7 (70.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Information Management
6 2 (20.00%) Network Design
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
7 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
7 1 (10.00%) Network Security
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (10.00%) Wireless
7 1 (10.00%) Firewall
7 1 (10.00%) VPN
7 1 (10.00%) SCCP
7 1 (10.00%) H.323
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) SCCP
3 1 (10.00%) H.323
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) PSTN
3 1 (10.00%) WLAN
3 1 (10.00%) ISDN
General
1 9 (90.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Systems Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix
1 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint