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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 83 58 76
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 4 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.47% 3.65% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 8.82% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 13
Average salary £18,250 £22,600 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.24% -33.52%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
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
384 340 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 45.18% 41.41% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 348 326 298
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Retail
2 11 (91.67%) MS Office
2 11 (91.67%) SAP
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) Wireless
4 9 (75.00%) Software Distribution
4 9 (75.00%) VoIP
4 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (75.00%) ITIL
4 9 (75.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Back Office
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Wireless
2 9 (75.00%) VoIP
General
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) 1st Line Support
1 9 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Help Desk Support
1 9 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Security Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
1 9 (75.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) SAP
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £17000 - £19500 per annum + pension, BUPA, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
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Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
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