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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 77 81 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 3 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.42% 0.91% 2.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 1.84% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 21
Average salary £28,500 £20,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £18,775 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £30,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
259 434 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.33% 49.37% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 221 392 342
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 July 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Southampton

EPoS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) EFTPOS
5 1 (16.67%) Acronis
5 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) Cantonese Language
5 1 (16.67%) French Language
5 1 (16.67%) Polish Language
5 1 (16.67%) Russian Language
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Cantonese Language
2 1 (16.67%) French Language
2 1 (16.67%) Polish Language
2 1 (16.67%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) EPoS Installation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Acronis