The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 77 83 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 12 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.54% 0.64% 2.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.63% 1.58% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 25
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £22,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +99.11%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
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 Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
259 380 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.25% 40.60% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 231 327 366
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

EPoS
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Southampton

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Southampton

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 20 (86.96%) CRM
2 18 (78.26%) SAP
3 17 (73.91%) Linux
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 13 (56.52%) Windows
5 13 (56.52%) ITIL
6 12 (52.17%) VoIP
6 12 (52.17%) Service Management
7 9 (39.13%) Retail
8 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
9 5 (21.74%) DevOps
9 5 (21.74%) SAN
9 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (21.74%) WAN
9 5 (21.74%) ERP
9 5 (21.74%) Web Services
9 5 (21.74%) Unix
10 3 (13.04%) Wireless
10 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
11 1 (4.35%) Marketing
11 1 (4.35%) Fujitsu
11 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
11 1 (4.35%) Informatics
11 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
11 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
11 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
11 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) VoIP
2 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) Wireless
General
1 9 (39.13%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) IT Support
2 12 (52.17%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) 1st Line Support
2 12 (52.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) IT Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) IT Support Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Service Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Service Desk Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Service Desk Support
2 12 (52.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Contactless
1 1 (4.35%) Health Informatics
1 1 (4.35%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) CRM
2 13 (56.52%) ITIL
3 12 (52.17%) Service Management
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps
5 5 (21.74%) ERP
5 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) OOD
6 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) SAP
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) Fujitsu
3 1 (4.35%) HP