The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 381 356 315
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -41
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 58 93 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.42% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 1.12% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 48 67 87
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,650 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £66,000 £53,500
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8148 8318 7592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.15% 37.56% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6543 6284 6183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

EPoS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

EPoS Salary Trend in the South East

EPoS
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

EPoS Salary Histogram in the South East

EPoS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the South East 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
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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
Buckinghamshire -21 18 £26,500 -14.51% 1
Hampshire +6 12 £20,000 - 2
Berkshire +13 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Oxfordshire +6 7 £38,000 -45.71%
Surrey -2 6 £33,750 -41.81% 1
West Sussex -10 2 £21,500 -33.84%
Kent - 2 £22,500 -
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 99 (76.15%) Retail
2 45 (34.62%) Windows
3 39 (30.00%) ITIL
4 38 (29.23%) Microsoft
5 26 (20.00%) SQL
6 24 (18.46%) MS Excel
6 24 (18.46%) Finance
7 21 (16.15%) Active Directory
8 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
9 17 (13.08%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (11.54%) SLA
11 14 (10.77%) MS Office
12 13 (10.00%) E-Commerce
13 12 (9.23%) MS Exchange
13 12 (9.23%) SAP
13 12 (9.23%) Degree
14 10 (7.69%) Windows 7
14 10 (7.69%) Incident Management
14 10 (7.69%) Service Management
15 9 (6.92%) Project Management
15 9 (6.92%) PRINCE2
15 9 (6.92%) CRM
15 9 (6.92%) Problem Management
15 9 (6.92%) Office 365
16 8 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
16 8 (6.15%) QA
16 8 (6.15%) VoIP
17 7 (5.38%) EFTPOS
17 7 (5.38%) French Language
17 7 (5.38%) Time Management

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 12 (9.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.31%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 24 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.77%) MS Office
3 5 (3.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) BASE24
1 4 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.92%) Office 365
2 7 (5.38%) SaaS
3 6 (4.62%) Sage Pay
4 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.31%) PaaS
4 3 (2.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) VoIP
2 5 (3.85%) WAN
3 3 (2.31%) SAN
3 3 (2.31%) MPLS
3 3 (2.31%) Wireless
4 2 (1.54%) WLAN
4 2 (1.54%) ATM
4 2 (1.54%) LAN
5 1 (0.77%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 99 (76.15%) Retail
2 24 (18.46%) Finance
3 7 (5.38%) French Language
4 5 (3.85%) German Language
5 4 (3.08%) Back Office
5 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.31%) Banking
6 3 (2.31%) Legal
7 2 (1.54%) Publishing
7 2 (1.54%) Marketing
8 1 (0.77%) Cantonese Language
8 1 (0.77%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.77%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.77%) Games
8 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.77%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 63 (48.46%) Analyst
2 21 (16.15%) Service Analyst
2 21 (16.15%) Service Desk Analyst
3 20 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 11 (8.46%) IT Support
4 11 (8.46%) EPoS Engineer
5 10 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 10 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
6 9 (6.92%) IT Business Analyst
6 9 (6.92%) IT Services Manager
6 9 (6.92%) Technical Support
7 8 (6.15%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.15%) Consultant
7 8 (6.15%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (5.38%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) Graduate
9 5 (3.85%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.62%) XML
2 4 (3.08%) Velocity
3 2 (1.54%) HTML
3 2 (1.54%) CSS
4 1 (0.77%) .NET
4 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.77%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.77%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.77%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.77%) Sass
4 1 (0.77%) Spine.js
4 1 (0.77%) Ember.js
4 1 (0.77%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.77%) Meteor
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.38%) EFTPOS
2 6 (4.62%) Smartcard
2 6 (4.62%) EFT
2 6 (4.62%) User Experience
3 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (3.08%) Chip and PIN
5 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.31%) Statistics
6 2 (1.54%) APACS
6 2 (1.54%) EMV
6 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.77%) DTV
7 1 (0.77%) PDA
7 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.77%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 45 (34.62%) Windows
2 10 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 6 (4.62%) Linux
4 4 (3.08%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.31%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.00%) ITIL
2 13 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 10 (7.69%) Service Management
3 10 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 9 (6.92%) Problem Management
4 9 (6.92%) PRINCE2
4 9 (6.92%) CRM
4 9 (6.92%) Project Management
5 8 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (5.38%) Time Management
7 6 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (4.62%) Mobile Commerce
7 6 (4.62%) Test Planning
8 5 (3.85%) ERP
8 5 (3.85%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.08%) Risk Analytics
9 4 (3.08%) Analytics
9 4 (3.08%) Change Management
9 4 (3.08%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.08%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (3.08%) VBA
3 2 (1.54%) C#
3 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.77%) PHP
4 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.77%) Python
4 1 (0.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (13.08%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (9.23%) Degree
3 4 (3.08%) A+ Certification
4 3 (2.31%) APMP
5 1 (0.77%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.77%) MCP
5 1 (0.77%) MCSE
5 1 (0.77%) CCNA
5 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.54%) SLA
2 8 (6.15%) QA
3 4 (3.08%) ISO 8583
4 3 (2.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (16.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.23%) SAP
3 6 (4.62%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 6 (4.62%) VeriFone
3 6 (4.62%) WorldPay
4 5 (3.85%) VMware
4 5 (3.85%) Oracle
5 4 (3.08%) DataCash
6 3 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.31%) Cisco
6 3 (2.31%) HP
6 3 (2.31%) EMC
6 3 (2.31%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.54%) Elavon
7 2 (1.54%) Ingenico
7 2 (1.54%) Acronis
7 2 (1.54%) VocaLink
7 2 (1.54%) TSYS
7 2 (1.54%) Sage
8 1 (0.77%) IBM
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