The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 223 237 223
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 32 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 0.32% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 17
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2327 2163 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.14% 34.96% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1862 1643 1993
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

EPoS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

EPoS Salary Trend in the South West

EPoS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

EPoS Salary Histogram in the South West

EPoS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Cornwall - 13 £40,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £70,000 -
Devon +14 4 £32,500 - 1
Bristol 0 4 £28,750 +43.75%
Somerset -3 2 £20,500 -
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 31 (60.78%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Cisco
3 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
4 27 (52.94%) MS Excel
4 27 (52.94%) ERP
4 27 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 26 (50.98%) SQL
6 22 (43.14%) HP
6 22 (43.14%) Dell
7 21 (41.18%) Retail
8 20 (39.22%) Time Management
8 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
8 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (37.25%) SAN
9 19 (37.25%) NetApp
9 19 (37.25%) Firewall
9 19 (37.25%) Foglight
9 19 (37.25%) VMware
9 19 (37.25%) SharePoint
9 19 (37.25%) EMC
9 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
9 19 (37.25%) WAN
9 19 (37.25%) ITIL
9 19 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (37.25%) Kaspersky
9 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (37.25%) WatchGuard
9 19 (37.25%) SCOM
9 19 (37.25%) Database Tuning
9 19 (37.25%) Hyper-V

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 19 (37.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (37.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
1 19 (37.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) DNN
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (37.25%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) Firewall
1 19 (37.25%) SAN
1 19 (37.25%) VLAN
1 19 (37.25%) WAN
2 10 (19.61%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (41.18%) Retail
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 19 (37.25%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Cisco Support
2 10 (19.61%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Support Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Developer
4 7 (13.73%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Field Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Software Developer
5 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Unix Support
5 6 (11.76%) Unix Support Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (9.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) .NET
2 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
2 7 (13.73%) HTML
3 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (7.84%) WPF
4 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (5.88%) jQuery
4 3 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) EqualLogic
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.88%) Health Informatics
4 3 (5.88%) Informatics
5 1 (1.96%) CCTV
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) EFT
5 1 (1.96%) FMCG
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (60.78%) Windows
2 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (37.25%) Windows 7
3 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (19.61%) Linux
4 10 (19.61%) Unix
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.92%) Android
5 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) ERP
2 20 (39.22%) Time Management
3 19 (37.25%) Database Tuning
3 19 (37.25%) ITIL
4 10 (19.61%) Open Source
5 5 (9.80%) CRM
5 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.80%) Refactoring
5 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.84%) Coaching
6 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.84%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (7.84%) Programme Management
6 4 (7.84%) Project Management
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.88%) MVC
7 3 (5.88%) Resource Management
7 3 (5.88%) TDD
8 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.92%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) C#
3 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.84%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.96%) Delphi
5 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) CCENT
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
2 19 (37.25%) Hyper-V
2 19 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (37.25%) Foglight
1 19 (37.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Cisco
2 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
3 22 (43.14%) Dell
3 22 (43.14%) HP
4 19 (37.25%) EMC
4 19 (37.25%) Fortinet
4 19 (37.25%) Kaseya
4 19 (37.25%) Kaspersky
4 19 (37.25%) NetApp
4 19 (37.25%) Veeam
4 19 (37.25%) VMware
4 19 (37.25%) WatchGuard
5 7 (13.73%) Oracle
6 4 (7.84%) Perforce
7 3 (5.88%) Fujitsu
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