The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 686 621 631
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +10
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 268 334 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.78% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 201 282 273
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,400 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43024 42844 42841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.48% 40.20% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34485 34681 33423
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EPoS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EPoS within the UK.

EPoS Salary Trend in the UK

EPoS
Salary Histogram

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

EPoS Salary Histogram in the UK

EPoS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
England -26 256 £32,500 - 38
London -13 86 £32,500 -7.14% 7
South East -9 58 £36,000 +74.56% 6
West Midlands 0 35 £27,000 -22.85% 6
South West 0 21 £25,000 +12.61% 7
North West +30 20 £32,500 +47.72% 3
Hampshire +5 20 £50,000 +163.15% 3
Staffordshire - 20 £26,500 - 2
Manchester +31 18 £32,500 +59.31% 2
East of England -3 17 £30,000 - 1
Surrey +20 15 £45,000 +116.86%
East Midlands -24 15 £35,000 -3.44% 6
Tamworth - 14 £23,500 -
Hertfordshire +11 13 £30,000 - 1
Southampton +6 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire -1 12 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Milton Keynes +6 11 £22,500 -43.75%
Scotland +3 9 £36,250 -9.37%
Eastleigh 0 9 £50,000 +185.71% 1
Somerset - 9 £20,500 - 1
Berkshire -9 8 £18,500 -55.95%
Cornwall - 8 £40,000 - 1
Bridgwater - 8 £20,500 - 1
Redruth - 8 £40,000 - 1
Croydon +7 7 £24,000 - 1
Coventry -2 7 £38,500 -30.00% 1
Wimbledon - 7 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 7 £48,750 - 5
Edinburgh +8 6 £41,500 +3.75%
Warwickshire -14 6 - -

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 346 (64.55%) Retail
2 163 (30.41%) Windows
3 138 (25.75%) Microsoft
4 117 (21.83%) MS Excel
5 97 (18.10%) Finance
6 90 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
7 89 (16.60%) SQL
8 87 (16.23%) Project Management
9 84 (15.67%) ITIL
10 83 (15.49%) SQL Server
11 76 (14.18%) PRINCE2
12 68 (12.69%) Active Directory
13 67 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 66 (12.31%) ERP
15 64 (11.94%) MS Office
16 60 (11.19%) CRM
17 47 (8.77%) Linux
18 46 (8.58%) .NET
19 44 (8.21%) Windows Server
20 40 (7.46%) Cisco
20 40 (7.46%) Waterfall
21 39 (7.28%) C#
22 36 (6.72%) SAP
22 36 (6.72%) HP
22 36 (6.72%) Windows 7
23 35 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
24 34 (6.34%) MS Exchange
25 32 (5.97%) Marketing
26 31 (5.78%) Windows Server 2008
27 30 (5.60%) Degree

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 34 (6.34%) MS Exchange
2 17 (3.17%) CMS
2 17 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.43%) IIS
4 12 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (1.49%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.12%) WordPress
8 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.56%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.37%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 117 (21.83%) MS Excel
2 64 (11.94%) MS Office
3 6 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.12%) MS Project
4 4 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.05%) Dynamics AX
1 11 (2.05%) Retail-J
2 9 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (1.68%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.56%) Magento
5 2 (0.37%) BASE24
5 2 (0.37%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.29%) SaaS
2 18 (3.36%) Office 365
3 10 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.12%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.56%) IaaS
6 3 (0.56%) PaaS
7 2 (0.37%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.19%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.60%) TCP/IP
2 28 (5.22%) VoIP
2 28 (5.22%) WAN
3 25 (4.66%) Firewall
4 21 (3.92%) VPN
5 19 (3.54%) SAN
6 16 (2.99%) Wireless
7 14 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (2.43%) DHCP
8 13 (2.43%) DNS
9 12 (2.24%) IP Telephony
10 10 (1.87%) LAN
11 9 (1.68%) VLAN
12 8 (1.49%) Internet
13 6 (1.12%) ATM
14 5 (0.93%) 3G
14 5 (0.93%) ADSL
15 3 (0.56%) 4G
15 3 (0.56%) MPLS
16 2 (0.37%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.49%) MySQL
4 8 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.75%) SAP BI
6 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.56%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.37%) BODI
8 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.37%) Firebird
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.37%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.87%) JIRA
2 10 (1.87%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.93%) Selenium
4 3 (0.56%) Fiddler
4 3 (0.56%) Firebug
5 2 (0.37%) eggPlant
5 2 (0.37%) MSTest
5 2 (0.37%) TestComplete
5 2 (0.37%) Toad
5 2 (0.37%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.19%) Appium
6 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.19%) Hudson
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 346 (64.55%) Retail
2 97 (18.10%) Finance
3 32 (5.97%) Marketing
4 23 (4.29%) Back Office
5 15 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.24%) Banking
6 12 (2.24%) Billing
7 11 (2.05%) Advertising
8 7 (1.31%) Games
9 4 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.56%) Electronics
11 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.37%) French Language
11 2 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 173 (32.28%) Analyst
2 83 (15.49%) Project Manager
3 77 (14.37%) Support Analyst
4 60 (11.19%) IT Support
5 57 (10.63%) Developer
6 46 (8.58%) IT Analyst
7 44 (8.21%) EPoS Manager
8 43 (8.02%) IT Manager
9 39 (7.28%) Field Engineer
9 39 (7.28%) IT Engineer
10 38 (7.09%) IT Support Analyst
11 36 (6.72%) 2nd Line Support
12 33 (6.16%) .NET Developer
12 33 (6.16%) Business Analyst
13 32 (5.97%) Applications Support
13 32 (5.97%) Support Engineer
14 31 (5.78%) EPoS Project Manager
15 30 (5.60%) IT Project Manager
16 27 (5.04%) EPoS Support Analyst
17 25 (4.66%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (8.58%) .NET
2 30 (5.60%) Web Services
3 28 (5.22%) XML
4 25 (4.66%) HTML
5 23 (4.29%) CSS
6 17 (3.17%) ASP.NET
7 13 (2.43%) jQuery
8 11 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (1.87%) RESTful
10 9 (1.68%) Ajax
10 9 (1.68%) HTML5
11 5 (0.93%) JSON
12 4 (0.75%) AngularJS
12 4 (0.75%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 4 (0.75%) WCF
12 4 (0.75%) WinForms
13 3 (0.56%) EDI
13 3 (0.56%) SAP PI
13 3 (0.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (0.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.92%) Health Informatics
2 21 (3.92%) Informatics
3 20 (3.73%) User Experience
4 17 (3.17%) iPhone
5 16 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 16 (2.99%) EFT
6 13 (2.43%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.24%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.87%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.68%) Chip and PIN
9 9 (1.68%) EFTPOS
10 8 (1.49%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.49%) EqualLogic
10 8 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.31%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.12%) Contactless
12 6 (1.12%) Replication
12 6 (1.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 163 (30.41%) Windows
2 47 (8.77%) Linux
3 44 (8.21%) Windows Server
4 36 (6.72%) Windows 7
5 31 (5.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (4.10%) Windows 8
7 22 (4.10%) Windows XP
8 20 (3.73%) Unix
9 18 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (2.24%) Mac OS X
11 10 (1.87%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.49%) Android
12 8 (1.49%) Windows CE
13 6 (1.12%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.93%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.37%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (16.23%) Project Management
3 84 (15.67%) ITIL
4 76 (14.18%) PRINCE2
5 67 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 66 (12.31%) ERP
7 60 (11.19%) CRM
8 40 (7.46%) Waterfall
9 28 (5.22%) Change Management
9 28 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (5.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 26 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (4.48%) Time Management
13 23 (4.29%) MVC
14 22 (4.10%) Service Management
14 22 (4.10%) Systems Analysis
15 21 (3.92%) Analytics
15 21 (3.92%) Resource Management
16 18 (3.36%) Line Management
17 17 (3.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (16.60%) SQL
2 39 (7.28%) C#
3 17 (3.17%) VB.NET
4 15 (2.80%) JavaScript
5 11 (2.05%) Java
6 8 (1.49%) XAML
7 6 (1.12%) VBA
8 5 (0.93%) C++
8 5 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.75%) C
9 4 (0.75%) PHP
9 4 (0.75%) VB
9 4 (0.75%) VBScript
10 2 (0.37%) Delphi
10 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.37%) RPG
10 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.19%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.19%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (5.60%) Degree
2 26 (4.85%) SC Cleared
2 26 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.54%) ISEB
4 14 (2.61%) PMI Certification
5 13 (2.43%) APMP
6 12 (2.24%) CCENT
6 12 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (2.05%) PMP
8 9 (1.68%) ISTQB
9 8 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (1.12%) MCSA
10 6 (1.12%) MCSE
11 5 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.75%) HNC
12 4 (0.75%) HND
12 4 (0.75%) MCP
12 4 (0.75%) MCTS
12 4 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.56%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 21 (3.92%) SLA
2 16 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.68%) QA
4 3 (0.56%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.37%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 68 (12.69%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.24%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (1.49%) Foglight
1 8 (1.49%) SCCM
1 8 (1.49%) SCOM
2 2 (0.37%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.19%) DameWare
3 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.19%) Sysprep
3 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 138 (25.75%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.46%) Cisco
3 36 (6.72%) HP
3 36 (6.72%) SAP
4 29 (5.41%) Dell
5 26 (4.85%) VMware
6 25 (4.66%) Oracle
7 21 (3.92%) Fujitsu
8 11 (2.05%) EMC
9 10 (1.87%) Google
9 10 (1.87%) NetApp
10 9 (1.68%) IBM
11 8 (1.49%) Fortinet
11 8 (1.49%) Kaseya
11 8 (1.49%) Kaspersky
11 8 (1.49%) Veeam
11 8 (1.49%) WatchGuard
12 7 (1.31%) ATG
12 7 (1.31%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.12%) Citrix
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Superb Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + negotiable +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Oscar
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days + many benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 7 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Gardiff Epos
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + O/T + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Derby
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum + car allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
West Malling
The People Network
Salary: commission + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Topps Tiles
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago