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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 576 576 583
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 322 330 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.82% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 266 270 270
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £21,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%

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
39946 40425 41926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.73% 39.40% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32278 31516 34930
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 2015. 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 -15 310 £32,500 -7.14% 46
London +38 105 £37,500 -25.00% 9
South East -54 73 £20,623 -13.35% 9
East Midlands +39 43 £37,500 +0.67% 2
Hampshire -40 31 £19,000 -15.92% 1
West Midlands -28 24 £39,000 -13.33% 7
East of England -35 22 £30,000 -29.41% 4
Derbyshire +37 18 £21,000 -
Northamptonshire +12 17 £51,000 +126.66%
Eastleigh +8 16 £17,500 -22.56%
South West -11 15 £21,000 -12.50% 7
North West -18 15 £21,500 -33.84% 2
City of London +12 13 £33,500 -36.19% 2
Yorkshire +2 13 £47,500 -20.83% 5
Oxfordshire +6 12 £37,500 +5.63% 3
Uxbridge +6 12 £50,000 +42.85%
Berkshire -10 12 £42,000 -23.63% 1
West Yorkshire - 12 £47,500 - 3
Northampton +3 11 £51,000 +126.66%
Birmingham -17 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Wakefield - 9 £47,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -10 8 £30,000 -42.85% 2
Reading +6 7 £42,000 +110.00%
Nottinghamshire +3 7 £35,000 - 1
Merseyside +4 6 £21,500 -33.84% 1
Scotland +4 6 £40,000 +81.81% 5
Cambridgeshire +2 6 £29,500 -34.44% 1
Coventry -15 6 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -16 6 £30,000 +9.09%
Southampton -24 6 £45,000 +99.11%

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 378 (59.90%) Retail
2 166 (26.31%) Microsoft
3 148 (23.45%) Windows
4 143 (22.66%) MS Office
5 127 (20.13%) Project Management
6 112 (17.75%) Finance
6 112 (17.75%) PRINCE2
7 101 (16.01%) E-Commerce
8 90 (14.26%) SQL
9 87 (13.79%) ITIL
9 87 (13.79%) ERP
10 58 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 56 (8.87%) SAP
12 51 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
13 48 (7.61%) CRM
14 47 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
14 47 (7.45%) Service Delivery
15 46 (7.29%) Active Directory
16 45 (7.13%) MS Excel
17 43 (6.81%) Business Analysis
18 42 (6.66%) SQL Server
19 40 (6.34%) Line Management
20 39 (6.18%) Degree
21 37 (5.86%) Windows 7
22 36 (5.71%) Time Management
22 36 (5.71%) Marketing
23 34 (5.39%) ISEB
24 31 (4.91%) Windows XP
24 31 (4.91%) Mentoring
25 30 (4.75%) Blackberry

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (2.54%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.43%) Apache
3 7 (1.11%) CMS
4 6 (0.95%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.79%) TeamSite
5 5 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (0.79%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.63%) IIS
6 4 (0.63%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.32%) Lync
9 1 (0.16%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) nginx
9 1 (0.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 143 (22.66%) MS Office
2 45 (7.13%) MS Excel
3 17 (2.69%) MS Project
4 10 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.48%) GIMP
7 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (3.65%) Magento
2 12 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (1.74%) Retail-J
4 8 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.48%) SAP Retail
6 3 (0.48%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.16%) BASE24
7 1 (0.16%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.54%) SaaS
2 7 (1.11%) IaaS
2 7 (1.11%) PaaS
3 4 (0.63%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.80%) VPN
2 23 (3.65%) VoIP
3 18 (2.85%) LAN
4 17 (2.69%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (2.69%) WAN
5 16 (2.54%) Wireless
6 15 (2.38%) TCP/IP
7 13 (2.06%) Structured Cabling
8 11 (1.74%) Firewall
9 7 (1.11%) DNS
9 7 (1.11%) DHCP
9 7 (1.11%) VLAN
10 6 (0.95%) ADSL
10 6 (0.95%) ATM
11 5 (0.79%) Intranet
12 3 (0.48%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.48%) SMTP
13 2 (0.32%) NetScaler
13 2 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (6.66%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (2.06%) MySQL
4 11 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.11%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.63%) MS Access
8 2 (0.32%) Cognos Query Studio
8 2 (0.32%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (0.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.32%) ActiveReports
8 2 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.16%) DB2
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (1.43%) JIRA
2 8 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.63%) Bugzilla
5 3 (0.48%) Selenium
5 3 (0.48%) FogBugz
6 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.32%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.32%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.32%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.16%) Appium
7 1 (0.16%) GitLab
7 1 (0.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 378 (59.90%) Retail
2 112 (17.75%) Finance
3 36 (5.71%) Marketing
4 20 (3.17%) Back Office
5 17 (2.69%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.43%) French Language
8 7 (1.11%) Banking
9 6 (0.95%) German Language
9 6 (0.95%) Advertising
9 6 (0.95%) Law
10 5 (0.79%) Games
11 3 (0.48%) Publishing
11 3 (0.48%) Automotive
11 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.32%) Front Office
13 1 (0.16%) Legal
13 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.16%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 164 (25.99%) Analyst
2 115 (18.23%) Project Manager
3 71 (11.25%) Field Engineer
4 70 (11.09%) Business Analyst
5 61 (9.67%) EPoS Engineer
6 39 (6.18%) Support Analyst
7 38 (6.02%) EPoS Field Engineer
8 34 (5.39%) IT Project Manager
9 33 (5.23%) Developer
10 25 (3.96%) Administrator
10 25 (3.96%) IT Support
11 24 (3.80%) Service Manager
11 24 (3.80%) Field Service Engineer
12 23 (3.65%) Support Engineer
13 22 (3.49%) Service Desk Manager
13 22 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support
14 20 (3.17%) Systems Analyst
15 19 (3.01%) Graduate
16 18 (2.85%) IT Services Manager
16 18 (2.85%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.80%) .NET
2 19 (3.01%) HTML
2 19 (3.01%) CSS
3 16 (2.54%) XML
4 13 (2.06%) Middleware
5 11 (1.74%) Web Services
6 10 (1.58%) jQuery
6 10 (1.58%) SOAP
6 10 (1.58%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.27%) .NET Framework
8 7 (1.11%) JMS
8 7 (1.11%) Ajax
8 7 (1.11%) RESTful
9 5 (0.79%) WinForms
9 5 (0.79%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 5 (0.79%) WCF
10 4 (0.63%) REST
10 4 (0.63%) WPF
10 4 (0.63%) EDI
11 3 (0.48%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.75%) Blackberry
2 28 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 25 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.17%) Chip and PIN
5 17 (2.69%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.58%) EFT
7 8 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.11%) CCTV
8 7 (1.11%) Open Source
9 6 (0.95%) Social Media
9 6 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.79%) Tandem
11 4 (0.63%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.63%) PMI
12 3 (0.48%) AS400
12 3 (0.48%) Clustering
12 3 (0.48%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.48%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.48%) User Experience
13 2 (0.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 148 (23.45%) Windows
2 37 (5.86%) Windows 7
3 31 (4.91%) Windows XP
4 27 (4.28%) Linux
5 14 (2.22%) Windows 2000
6 11 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.95%) Android
9 6 (0.95%) UNIX
10 5 (0.79%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.16%) SUSE
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.16%) AIX
12 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (20.13%) Project Management
2 112 (17.75%) PRINCE2
3 101 (16.01%) E-Commerce
4 87 (13.79%) ITIL
4 87 (13.79%) ERP
5 58 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 51 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (7.61%) CRM
8 47 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
8 47 (7.45%) Service Delivery
9 43 (6.81%) Business Analysis
10 40 (6.34%) Line Management
11 36 (5.71%) Time Management
12 31 (4.91%) Mentoring
13 25 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (3.80%) Change Management
15 23 (3.65%) Business Development
16 21 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (3.17%) ETL
17 20 (3.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (14.26%) SQL
2 24 (3.80%) JavaScript
3 22 (3.49%) C#
4 19 (3.01%) Java
5 16 (2.54%) PHP
6 10 (1.58%) VB
7 7 (1.11%) Ruby
7 7 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 5 (0.79%) Python
8 5 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 5 (0.79%) VBA
8 5 (0.79%) C++
9 4 (0.63%) Perl
10 1 (0.16%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.16%) Delphi
10 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.16%) PHP5
10 1 (0.16%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (6.18%) Degree
2 34 (5.39%) ISEB
3 23 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (1.90%) A+ Certification
6 8 (1.27%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.11%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.79%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.63%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.63%) MCSA
9 4 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.63%) CCNA
10 3 (0.48%) SAP Certification
10 3 (0.48%) PMP
10 3 (0.48%) MCSE
10 3 (0.48%) HND
10 3 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.48%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.96%) SLA
2 19 (3.01%) QA
3 6 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.32%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 46 (7.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.32%) vSphere
4 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 166 (26.31%) Microsoft
2 56 (8.87%) SAP
3 17 (2.69%) IBM
3 17 (2.69%) Oracle
4 14 (2.22%) Sage
4 14 (2.22%) VMware
4 14 (2.22%) McAfee
5 13 (2.06%) hybris
5 13 (2.06%) Cisco
6 11 (1.74%) Sun
7 9 (1.43%) BMC
8 8 (1.27%) Apple
8 8 (1.27%) ATG
9 6 (0.95%) Citrix
10 5 (0.79%) Avaya
10 5 (0.79%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.79%) Fujitsu
10 5 (0.79%) Demandware
11 4 (0.63%) SonicWALL
11 4 (0.63%) Cognos
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
PMC retail
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + growing company
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Company car
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Novation Solutions
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TheSmartList
Salary: Circa £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £22,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive Basic + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum, Benefits Bonus Healthcare Overtime Holid
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
QUANTICA
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago