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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 644 678 599
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -79
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 241 234 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.50% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 208 191 245
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%

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
41221 46721 42224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.58% 39.79% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32631 37349 34357
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +46 233 £35,000 -1.40% 36
South East +25 80 £28,500 +14.00% 9
London +39 62 £47,500 -5.00% 13
East of England +20 30 £30,000 -29.41% 2
East Midlands +18 24 £50,000 +66.66% 3
Hampshire -11 23 £25,000 +35.13% 2
West Midlands -2 22 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Buckinghamshire +7 20 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Hertfordshire +3 17 £30,000 -41.46%
Berkshire +16 15 £42,000 -19.61% 1
North West +3 15 £31,250 +13.63% 5
Leicestershire +30 12 £50,000 +163.15% 2
Coventry -1 12 £38,500 -35.83%
Essex - 12 £25,650 - 2
Reading 0 11 £42,000 -32.80%
Manchester +18 9 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Oxfordshire +22 8 £30,500 -3.17%
Eastleigh +1 8 £23,061 +28.11% 1
Milton Keynes -17 8 £21,250 -39.28% 2
Portsmouth - 8 £25,000 -
City of London +36 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Middlesex +15 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Watford +9 6 £30,000 -42.85%
Northamptonshire +4 6 £55,000 +100.00%
Harrow +3 6 £30,000 -48.71%
High Wycombe -2 6 £30,000 -21.56%
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £25,000 -
Surrey +22 5 £28,500 +1.78% 2
Bedfordshire +16 5 £30,000 -16.66%
Luton +9 5 £30,000 -11.11%

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 358 (61.09%) Retail
2 153 (26.11%) Windows
3 140 (23.89%) Microsoft
4 133 (22.70%) MS Office
5 102 (17.41%) E-Commerce
6 101 (17.24%) Project Management
7 82 (13.99%) PRINCE2
8 77 (13.14%) SQL
9 70 (11.95%) Finance
10 69 (11.77%) ITIL
11 68 (11.60%) ERP
12 56 (9.56%) SAP
12 56 (9.56%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (9.04%) Windows 7
14 46 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (7.85%) Line Management
15 44 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 43 (7.34%) Time Management
17 42 (7.17%) Active Directory
18 40 (6.83%) MS Excel
19 37 (6.31%) Degree
20 36 (6.14%) Chip and PIN
21 33 (5.63%) Service Delivery
21 33 (5.63%) SaaS
22 29 (4.95%) CRM
22 29 (4.95%) LAN
22 29 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
23 28 (4.78%) VoIP
23 28 (4.78%) SQL Server
23 28 (4.78%) SLA

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.05%) IIS
3 11 (1.88%) CMS
4 10 (1.71%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.85%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.17%) nginx
7 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.17%) Node.js
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 133 (22.70%) MS Office
2 40 (6.83%) MS Excel
3 22 (3.75%) MS Project
4 15 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.51%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.51%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 10 (1.71%) Retail-J
2 9 (1.54%) Magento
3 7 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.51%) SAP Retail
4 3 (0.51%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.17%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.17%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.17%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.63%) SaaS
2 13 (2.22%) PaaS
2 13 (2.22%) IaaS
3 7 (1.19%) Sage Pay
4 4 (0.68%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.95%) LAN
2 28 (4.78%) VoIP
3 27 (4.61%) WAN
4 26 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
5 23 (3.92%) VPN
6 20 (3.41%) VLAN
7 15 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
8 12 (2.05%) TCP/IP
9 9 (1.54%) ATM
10 8 (1.37%) Wireless
11 6 (1.02%) WLAN
12 5 (0.85%) RFID
12 5 (0.85%) Bluetooth
12 5 (0.85%) NFC
13 4 (0.68%) SAN
13 4 (0.68%) Internet
14 2 (0.34%) HTTP
15 1 (0.17%) DNS
15 1 (0.17%) DHCP
15 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.39%) MySQL
3 13 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (2.22%) RDBMS
3 13 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (0.68%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.34%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.17%) QlikView
8 1 (0.17%) ActiveReports
8 1 (0.17%) Big Data
8 1 (0.17%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (0.17%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 7 (1.19%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (0.85%) PHPUnit
3 5 (0.85%) Grunt
4 3 (0.51%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.51%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.34%) Selenium
6 1 (0.17%) NUnit
6 1 (0.17%) JIRA
6 1 (0.17%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.17%) Hudson
6 1 (0.17%) Appium
6 1 (0.17%) GitLab
6 1 (0.17%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 358 (61.09%) Retail
2 70 (11.95%) Finance
3 24 (4.10%) Marketing
4 21 (3.58%) Manufacturing
4 21 (3.58%) Back Office
5 11 (1.88%) Law
6 8 (1.37%) French Language
6 8 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.19%) German Language
8 6 (1.02%) Publishing
9 5 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.85%) Banking
10 4 (0.68%) Automotive
10 4 (0.68%) Advertising
11 3 (0.51%) Legal
11 3 (0.51%) Billing
12 2 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 151 (25.77%) Analyst
2 106 (18.09%) Project Manager
3 77 (13.14%) EPoS Engineer
4 62 (10.58%) Field Engineer
5 55 (9.39%) Business Analyst
6 47 (8.02%) Developer
7 46 (7.85%) EPoS Field Engineer
8 37 (6.31%) IT Project Manager
9 33 (5.63%) Systems Analyst
9 33 (5.63%) Support Analyst
10 25 (4.27%) IT Support
11 24 (4.10%) Service Manager
12 20 (3.41%) Installations Engineer
12 20 (3.41%) EPoS Installation Engineer
12 20 (3.41%) IT Business Analyst
12 20 (3.41%) Service Desk Manager
13 19 (3.24%) IT Services Manager
13 19 (3.24%) 2nd Line Support
14 18 (3.07%) Technical Support
14 18 (3.07%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.10%) XML
2 20 (3.41%) .NET
3 18 (3.07%) HTML
4 17 (2.90%) CSS
5 16 (2.73%) SOAP
6 15 (2.56%) RESTful
6 15 (2.56%) Middleware
7 13 (2.22%) JMS
8 12 (2.05%) jQuery
9 11 (1.88%) Ajax
10 9 (1.54%) Laravel
11 8 (1.37%) CakePHP
11 8 (1.37%) Symfony
12 7 (1.19%) LAMP
13 6 (1.02%) WCF
13 6 (1.02%) WinForms
13 6 (1.02%) Web Services
14 5 (0.85%) ASP.NET
14 5 (0.85%) Backbone.js
14 5 (0.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.14%) Chip and PIN
2 29 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.58%) User Experience
4 19 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
5 18 (3.07%) Client/Server
6 15 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.39%) EFT
8 13 (2.22%) Open Source
9 11 (1.88%) CCTV
10 9 (1.54%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.37%) EFTPOS
12 7 (1.19%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.19%) EMV
12 7 (1.19%) APACS
13 6 (1.02%) FMCG
13 6 (1.02%) Smartcard
14 5 (0.85%) NHS
14 5 (0.85%) Computer Science
15 4 (0.68%) Social Media
15 4 (0.68%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 153 (26.11%) Windows
2 53 (9.04%) Windows 7
3 23 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 22 (3.75%) Linux
5 21 (3.58%) Windows XP
6 13 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (1.88%) UNIX
8 9 (1.54%) Windows 2000
9 7 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.51%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.34%) Android
11 2 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (17.41%) E-Commerce
2 101 (17.24%) Project Management
3 82 (13.99%) PRINCE2
4 69 (11.77%) ITIL
5 68 (11.60%) ERP
6 56 (9.56%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
7 46 (7.85%) Line Management
8 44 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 43 (7.34%) Time Management
10 33 (5.63%) Service Delivery
11 29 (4.95%) CRM
12 27 (4.61%) Mentoring
13 26 (4.44%) ETL
13 26 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (3.92%) Business Analysis
15 20 (3.41%) Risk Management
16 18 (3.07%) Capacity Planning
16 18 (3.07%) Logistics
17 16 (2.73%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (13.14%) SQL
2 23 (3.92%) Java
3 18 (3.07%) JavaScript
4 16 (2.73%) C#
5 15 (2.56%) PHP
6 10 (1.71%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.68%) Ruby
7 4 (0.68%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.51%) C++
9 2 (0.34%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.34%) C
9 2 (0.34%) VB
9 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 37 (6.31%) Degree
2 20 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
3 17 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (2.39%) ISEB
5 10 (1.71%) A+ Certification
6 9 (1.54%) PMP
6 9 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (1.19%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.68%) HND
9 4 (0.68%) MCSE
9 4 (0.68%) MCSA
10 3 (0.51%) SAP Certification
10 3 (0.51%) MCP
11 2 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
11 2 (0.34%) CCNA
11 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.78%) SLA
2 20 (3.41%) QA
3 5 (0.85%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (7.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.68%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.68%) AirWatch
2 3 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.17%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.17%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 140 (23.89%) Microsoft
2 56 (9.56%) SAP
3 20 (3.41%) IBM
4 19 (3.24%) Apple
4 19 (3.24%) ATG
5 18 (3.07%) Avaya
6 17 (2.90%) hybris
7 13 (2.22%) Oracle
8 12 (2.05%) Google
9 11 (1.88%) BMC
9 11 (1.88%) VeriFone
10 10 (1.71%) VMware
11 9 (1.54%) Cisco
11 9 (1.54%) Sage
12 8 (1.37%) McAfee
12 8 (1.37%) Facebook
13 7 (1.19%) WorldPay
13 7 (1.19%) Elavon
13 7 (1.19%) Ingenico
13 7 (1.19%) Wincor Nixdorf
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Salary: £17000 - £17500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
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Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 5k car and up to 30% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year
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Runcorn, Cheshire
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Salary: £18k Plus £1k annual bonus, plus van and benefits
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Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
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Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
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North London
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + car, healthcare, bonus
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Commission + Benefits
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Glasgow Area
SCC
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Depending on Skills & Experience
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
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