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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 664 699 738
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +39
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 301 287 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.64% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 259 255 212
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,650 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%

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
43792 45081 49328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.37% 40.60% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35333 35576 39107
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 29 April 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 29 April 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
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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 +8 283 £37,500 +13.63% 46
London +8 77 £55,000 +46.66% 24
South East -7 52 £37,500 +31.57% 6
East of England +18 40 £38,750 +29.16% 4
West Midlands -9 37 £32,500 -12.98% 2
South West +24 32 £37,500 +25.00% 4
East Midlands -2 27 £32,500 -35.00% 3
Hertfordshire +13 22 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Hampshire +14 20 £45,000 +80.00% 2
Berkshire +10 14 £16,500 -60.71% 2
Cornwall - 13 £40,000 - 1
Redruth - 13 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire +19 12 £32,500 +27.32%
Hemel Hempstead +18 12 £37,500 +50.00%
Southampton +12 12 £38,750 +53.46% 2
Scotland +6 12 £40,000 +112.76%
Surrey -1 11 £37,500 +33.92%
North West +9 10 £24,500 -21.60% 3
Derbyshire +5 10 £17,250 -17.85% 1
West Sussex -3 9 £16,500 -23.25%
Stafford - 9 £27,500 -
Watford +9 8 £40,000 +33.33%
Essex +8 8 £41,250 +60.81% 1
Leicestershire +5 8 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Croydon - 8 £21,500 - 1
Slough - 8 £16,750 -
Nottinghamshire +11 7 £37,500 - 1
Crawley - 7 £16,500 -
Derby - 7 £17,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 7 £40,500 -

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 322 (57.71%) Retail
2 174 (31.18%) Microsoft
3 160 (28.67%) Windows
4 150 (26.88%) MS Excel
5 136 (24.37%) Finance
6 90 (16.13%) SQL Server
7 85 (15.23%) HP
8 80 (14.34%) Active Directory
9 75 (13.44%) Dell
9 75 (13.44%) ITIL
10 73 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
11 72 (12.90%) E-Commerce
12 71 (12.72%) SQL
13 70 (12.54%) Project Management
14 69 (12.37%) Marketing
15 63 (11.29%) MS Office
15 63 (11.29%) ERP
16 61 (10.93%) SC Cleared
16 61 (10.93%) Security Cleared
17 58 (10.39%) Resource Management
17 58 (10.39%) CRM
18 56 (10.04%) Informatics
18 56 (10.04%) Fujitsu
18 56 (10.04%) Disclosure Scotland
18 56 (10.04%) Health Informatics
19 54 (9.68%) PRINCE2
20 51 (9.14%) C#
21 50 (8.96%) Cisco
22 48 (8.60%) .NET
23 46 (8.24%) Firewall

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 42 (7.53%) MS Exchange
2 25 (4.48%) SharePoint
3 23 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (2.69%) CMS
6 8 (1.43%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.08%) WordPress
8 4 (0.72%) IIS
8 4 (0.72%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.18%) DNN
10 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 150 (26.88%) MS Excel
2 63 (11.29%) MS Office
3 4 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (4.66%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (1.61%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.08%) Retail-J
5 4 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.72%) Infor M3
5 4 (0.72%) Magento
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.18%) BASE24
7 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.23%) Office 365
2 16 (2.87%) SaaS
3 12 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.90%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.72%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (8.24%) Firewall
2 42 (7.53%) WAN
3 33 (5.91%) VLAN
4 27 (4.84%) SAN
5 23 (4.12%) VPN
6 22 (3.94%) VoIP
7 21 (3.76%) Internet
8 19 (3.41%) TCP/IP
8 19 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
8 19 (3.41%) Wireless
9 18 (3.23%) LAN
10 13 (2.33%) ATM
11 11 (1.97%) ADSL
11 11 (1.97%) IP Telephony
12 10 (1.79%) DNS
13 9 (1.61%) DHCP
14 7 (1.25%) Intranet
15 5 (0.90%) 3G
16 3 (0.54%) 4G
16 3 (0.54%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.90%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.72%) MySQL
6 4 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.36%) DB2
8 2 (0.36%) Firebird
8 2 (0.36%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.18%) MS Access
9 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.18%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (2.15%) JIRA
2 8 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.08%) Selenium
5 5 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.54%) Fiddler
6 3 (0.54%) Firebug
7 2 (0.36%) eggPlant
7 2 (0.36%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.36%) MSTest
7 2 (0.36%) TestComplete
7 2 (0.36%) TestPartner
8 1 (0.18%) Gatling
8 1 (0.18%) JMeter
8 1 (0.18%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.18%) WebDriver
General
1 322 (57.71%) Retail
2 136 (24.37%) Finance
3 69 (12.37%) Marketing
4 21 (3.76%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.58%) Banking
6 19 (3.41%) Back Office
7 13 (2.33%) Law
8 9 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.25%) Billing
10 4 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.54%) French Language
12 2 (0.36%) Advertising
12 2 (0.36%) Electronics
12 2 (0.36%) German Language
13 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.18%) Games
13 1 (0.18%) Legal
13 1 (0.18%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 128 (22.94%) Analyst
2 85 (15.23%) Field Engineer
3 69 (12.37%) IT Engineer
4 66 (11.83%) Project Manager
5 57 (10.22%) Developer
6 54 (9.68%) IT Support
7 52 (9.32%) Support Analyst
8 41 (7.35%) IT Manager
9 36 (6.45%) EPoS Manager
10 34 (6.09%) IT Analyst
11 33 (5.91%) .NET Developer
11 33 (5.91%) 2nd Line Support
12 32 (5.73%) Business Analyst
12 32 (5.73%) C# Developer
13 27 (4.84%) IT Project Manager
14 26 (4.66%) EPoS Support Analyst
14 26 (4.66%) IT Support Analyst
14 26 (4.66%) Software Developer
15 24 (4.30%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 23 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.60%) .NET
2 27 (4.84%) HTML
3 24 (4.30%) CSS
4 21 (3.76%) ASP.NET
5 20 (3.58%) Web Services
6 14 (2.51%) RESTful
7 12 (2.15%) XML
8 10 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (1.43%) jQuery
10 7 (1.25%) WCF
11 5 (0.90%) Ajax
11 5 (0.90%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 5 (0.90%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (0.90%) HTML5
11 5 (0.90%) WinForms
12 4 (0.72%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.72%) AngularJS
12 4 (0.72%) JSON
12 4 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (0.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (10.04%) Health Informatics
1 56 (10.04%) Informatics
2 32 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.41%) EqualLogic
3 19 (3.41%) User Experience
4 15 (2.69%) Data Centre
5 14 (2.51%) EFT
6 13 (2.33%) iPhone
7 11 (1.97%) Chip and PIN
7 11 (1.97%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.79%) Driving Licence
8 10 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.43%) Contactless
10 8 (1.43%) EFTPOS
10 8 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.25%) CCTV
11 7 (1.25%) PMI
12 6 (1.08%) Data Integration
12 6 (1.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 160 (28.67%) Windows
2 44 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (7.71%) Windows 7
4 40 (7.17%) Windows Server
5 35 (6.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (4.48%) Linux
8 20 (3.58%) Unix
9 19 (3.41%) Windows 8
10 18 (3.23%) Windows XP
11 9 (1.61%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.08%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.90%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.90%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.72%) Android
15 3 (0.54%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (13.44%) ITIL
2 73 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (12.90%) E-Commerce
4 70 (12.54%) Project Management
5 63 (11.29%) ERP
6 58 (10.39%) CRM
6 58 (10.39%) Resource Management
7 54 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 35 (6.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 34 (6.09%) Time Management
10 26 (4.66%) Change Management
11 25 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (4.48%) Waterfall
12 21 (3.76%) Service Delivery
13 20 (3.58%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (3.41%) Analytics
14 19 (3.41%) Database Tuning
15 18 (3.23%) MVC
16 17 (3.05%) Software Engineering
17 15 (2.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 71 (12.72%) SQL
2 51 (9.14%) C#
3 17 (3.05%) Java
4 16 (2.87%) JavaScript
5 11 (1.97%) Delphi
6 10 (1.79%) VB.NET
7 9 (1.61%) PHP
8 7 (1.25%) C++
9 6 (1.08%) VBA
10 5 (0.90%) VB
11 4 (0.72%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.54%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.54%) VBScript
13 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.36%) SOQL
13 2 (0.36%) SOSL
14 1 (0.18%) C
14 1 (0.18%) JCL
14 1 (0.18%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 61 (10.93%) SC Cleared
1 61 (10.93%) Security Cleared
2 25 (4.48%) Degree
3 22 (3.94%) ISEB
4 14 (2.51%) ISTQB
4 14 (2.51%) PMI Certification
5 11 (1.97%) CCENT
6 10 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.25%) PMP
9 6 (1.08%) APMP
9 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.72%) MCSE
11 3 (0.54%) CCNA
11 3 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.54%) CISSP
11 3 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.54%) MCITP
11 3 (0.54%) MCSA
12 2 (0.36%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 28 (5.02%) SLA
3 25 (4.48%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.61%) QA
5 4 (0.72%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.36%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 80 (14.34%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.18%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (3.41%) Foglight
1 19 (3.41%) SCOM
2 9 (1.61%) SCCM
3 6 (1.08%) WSUS
4 5 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.36%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.36%) DameWare
6 1 (0.18%) MOM
6 1 (0.18%) SCSM
6 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 174 (31.18%) Microsoft
2 85 (15.23%) HP
3 75 (13.44%) Dell
4 56 (10.04%) Fujitsu
5 50 (8.96%) Cisco
6 40 (7.17%) VMware
7 34 (6.09%) Oracle
8 21 (3.76%) NetApp
9 20 (3.58%) SAP
10 19 (3.41%) EMC
10 19 (3.41%) Fortinet
10 19 (3.41%) Kaseya
10 19 (3.41%) Kaspersky
10 19 (3.41%) Veeam
10 19 (3.41%) WatchGuard
11 10 (1.79%) Google
12 9 (1.61%) IBM
13 8 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.25%) Citrix
15 6 (1.08%) ATG
Crewe, Cheshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edgware, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens, training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Pension,
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 10% Bonus Scheme, 25 Days Leave!! Life Ins, Et
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Rockfield
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits and bonus (flexible depen
Posted: 18 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + 25 days, Pension, Training
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leigh-On-Sea, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + 26 days holiday, Medical, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Derby
Pro-Quest
Salary: 25000-45000 Per Annum 25-45k plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Debenhams PLC
Salary: Competitive with additional benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
JS Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Salary based on experience.
Posted: 18 days ago