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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 614 684 603
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -81
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 301 269 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.56% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 273 219 253
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £19,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%

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
42756 48248 42841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.42% 39.85% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33813 38032 34653
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 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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
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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 +68 289 £32,500 -7.14% 37
South East +24 98 £27,500 +21.68% 10
London +58 85 £37,500 -25.00% 11
East of England +28 28 £30,000 -29.41% 6
West Midlands -9 28 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Hampshire -24 26 £25,000 +31.57% 5
East Midlands +19 25 £50,000 +53.84% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 24 £30,000 +9.09% 2
City of London +33 16 £37,500 -21.05% 2
North West +7 16 £31,250 -0.79% 2
Hertfordshire -7 16 £30,000 -42.85% 3
Yorkshire +8 15 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Oxfordshire +23 13 £35,000 +2.94%
Berkshire +10 13 £42,000 +69.69%
High Wycombe +6 12 £30,000 +9.09% 1
West Yorkshire +8 11 £47,500 +111.11%
Manchester +5 11 £30,000 - 1
Birmingham -6 11 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Surrey +23 10 £27,500 -1.78% 1
Reading -3 10 £42,000 -32.80%
Coventry -10 10 £38,500 -35.83% 1
Essex - 10 £25,650 - 2
Wakefield - 10 £47,500 -
Leicestershire +25 9 £50,000 +163.15%
Watford +9 9 £30,000 -40.00%
Harrow +7 9 £30,000 -48.71%
Eastleigh +1 9 £20,623 +14.56% 2
Bedfordshire +29 8 £30,000 -16.66% 1
Luton +10 8 £30,000 -11.11%
Northamptonshire +5 8 £55,000 +100.00%

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 369 (60.20%) Retail
2 165 (26.92%) Windows
3 155 (25.29%) Microsoft
4 152 (24.80%) MS Office
5 113 (18.43%) Project Management
6 108 (17.62%) E-Commerce
7 95 (15.50%) PRINCE2
8 82 (13.38%) ITIL
9 78 (12.72%) ERP
10 77 (12.56%) Finance
11 76 (12.40%) SQL
12 62 (10.11%) SAP
13 56 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
14 52 (8.48%) Windows 7
15 51 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
16 48 (7.83%) Time Management
17 47 (7.67%) Line Management
18 46 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
19 43 (7.01%) MS Excel
19 43 (7.01%) Degree
20 41 (6.69%) Active Directory
21 37 (6.04%) Service Delivery
21 37 (6.04%) SQL Server
22 33 (5.38%) CRM
22 33 (5.38%) LAN
22 33 (5.38%) Chip and PIN
23 32 (5.22%) VoIP
24 31 (5.06%) WAN
24 31 (5.06%) Marketing
24 31 (5.06%) SaaS

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 13 (2.12%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.79%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.14%) CMS
3 7 (1.14%) IIS
4 5 (0.82%) Apache
4 5 (0.82%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.65%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.33%) TeamSite
6 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.16%) nginx
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.16%) Node.js
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 152 (24.80%) MS Office
2 43 (7.01%) MS Excel
3 22 (3.59%) MS Project
4 14 (2.28%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.49%) GIMP
6 3 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (2.61%) Magento
2 11 (1.79%) Retail-J
3 5 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.49%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.49%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.16%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.16%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.06%) SaaS
2 12 (1.96%) PaaS
2 12 (1.96%) IaaS
3 5 (0.82%) Sage Pay
4 4 (0.65%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.33%) Office 365
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.38%) LAN
2 32 (5.22%) VoIP
3 31 (5.06%) WAN
4 26 (4.24%) VPN
5 25 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
6 20 (3.26%) VLAN
7 15 (2.45%) Structured Cabling
8 13 (2.12%) TCP/IP
9 11 (1.79%) Wireless
10 8 (1.31%) ATM
11 7 (1.14%) WLAN
12 5 (0.82%) Internet
12 5 (0.82%) Bluetooth
12 5 (0.82%) RFID
12 5 (0.82%) NFC
13 4 (0.65%) DHCP
13 4 (0.65%) DNS
14 3 (0.49%) SAN
14 3 (0.49%) ADSL
14 3 (0.49%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (2.12%) MySQL
3 12 (1.96%) RDBMS
3 12 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (0.65%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.16%) QlikView
9 1 (0.16%) DB2
9 1 (0.16%) ActiveReports
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) Cognos Query Studio
9 1 (0.16%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (0.16%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 6 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.82%) JIRA
2 5 (0.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.49%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.49%) WebDriver
3 3 (0.49%) PHPUnit
3 3 (0.49%) Grunt
4 2 (0.33%) Selenium
4 2 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.16%) NUnit
5 1 (0.16%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.16%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.16%) Appium
5 1 (0.16%) GitLab
5 1 (0.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.16%) Hudson
General
1 369 (60.20%) Retail
2 77 (12.56%) Finance
3 31 (5.06%) Marketing
4 24 (3.92%) Manufacturing
5 22 (3.59%) Back Office
6 9 (1.47%) Law
7 8 (1.31%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.14%) French Language
8 7 (1.14%) German Language
9 6 (0.98%) Banking
9 6 (0.98%) Advertising
10 4 (0.65%) Publishing
10 4 (0.65%) Automotive
10 4 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.49%) Legal
12 2 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 165 (26.92%) Analyst
2 105 (17.13%) Project Manager
3 76 (12.40%) EPoS Engineer
4 71 (11.58%) Field Engineer
5 61 (9.95%) Business Analyst
6 48 (7.83%) Developer
7 47 (7.67%) EPoS Field Engineer
8 38 (6.20%) Support Analyst
9 35 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
9 35 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
10 23 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
11 22 (3.59%) IT Support
12 21 (3.43%) EPoS Installation Engineer
12 21 (3.43%) Field Service Engineer
12 21 (3.43%) Installations Engineer
13 20 (3.26%) Technical Support
14 19 (3.10%) Service Manager
14 19 (3.10%) Graduate
14 19 (3.10%) IT Business Analyst
14 19 (3.10%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (3.75%) .NET
2 21 (3.43%) CSS
2 21 (3.43%) XML
2 21 (3.43%) HTML
3 16 (2.61%) SOAP
4 14 (2.28%) Middleware
5 13 (2.12%) jQuery
6 12 (1.96%) RESTful
6 12 (1.96%) JMS
7 10 (1.63%) Ajax
8 8 (1.31%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.14%) Laravel
10 6 (0.98%) CakePHP
10 6 (0.98%) WCF
10 6 (0.98%) Symfony
10 6 (0.98%) Web Services
10 6 (0.98%) WinForms
11 5 (0.82%) LAMP
11 5 (0.82%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.82%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.38%) Chip and PIN
2 26 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.43%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (3.26%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.10%) Client/Server
6 17 (2.77%) User Experience
7 14 (2.28%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.12%) Blackberry
9 12 (1.96%) Open Source
10 11 (1.79%) CCTV
10 11 (1.79%) EFT
11 6 (0.98%) EFTPOS
12 5 (0.82%) EMV
12 5 (0.82%) Statistics
12 5 (0.82%) Tandem
12 5 (0.82%) APACS
12 5 (0.82%) Social Media
12 5 (0.82%) Computer Science
13 4 (0.65%) FMCG
13 4 (0.65%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 165 (26.92%) Windows
2 52 (8.48%) Windows 7
3 27 (4.40%) Linux
4 25 (4.08%) Windows XP
5 23 (3.75%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.79%) UNIX
6 11 (1.79%) Windows 2000
7 9 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.65%) Android
10 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.16%) SUSE
11 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (18.43%) Project Management
2 108 (17.62%) E-Commerce
3 95 (15.50%) PRINCE2
4 82 (13.38%) ITIL
5 78 (12.72%) ERP
6 56 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (7.83%) Time Management
9 47 (7.67%) Line Management
10 46 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 37 (6.04%) Service Delivery
12 33 (5.38%) CRM
13 30 (4.89%) Business Analysis
13 30 (4.89%) Mentoring
14 24 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (3.59%) ETL
16 20 (3.26%) Risk Management
17 19 (3.10%) Change Management
17 19 (3.10%) User Acceptance Testing
18 18 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 76 (12.40%) SQL
2 26 (4.24%) Java
3 23 (3.75%) JavaScript
4 20 (3.26%) C#
5 15 (2.45%) PHP
6 8 (1.31%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.14%) VB
8 5 (0.82%) C++
9 4 (0.65%) Ruby
10 2 (0.33%) Python
10 2 (0.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.16%) Delphi
11 1 (0.16%) Perl
11 1 (0.16%) VB6
11 1 (0.16%) PHP5
11 1 (0.16%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (7.01%) Degree
2 23 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 21 (3.43%) ISEB
4 18 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (1.96%) A+ Certification
6 8 (1.31%) PMP
7 7 (1.14%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.65%) MCSA
11 3 (0.49%) MCP
11 3 (0.49%) HND
11 3 (0.49%) MCSE
11 3 (0.49%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.49%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.33%) Linux+ Certification
13 1 (0.16%) MCITP
13 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.57%) SLA
2 22 (3.59%) QA
3 7 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.82%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (6.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.33%) vSphere
5 1 (0.16%) Firmware
5 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (0.82%) AirWatch
2 4 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.16%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.16%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 155 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 62 (10.11%) SAP
3 24 (3.92%) IBM
4 21 (3.43%) Apple
5 18 (2.94%) Avaya
6 17 (2.77%) Oracle
6 17 (2.77%) hybris
7 15 (2.45%) ATG
8 12 (1.96%) VMware
8 12 (1.96%) Sage
9 11 (1.79%) BMC
10 10 (1.63%) Google
11 9 (1.47%) Cisco
12 8 (1.31%) McAfee
12 8 (1.31%) VeriFone
13 7 (1.14%) Demandware
14 6 (0.98%) Facebook
15 5 (0.82%) WorldPay
15 5 (0.82%) Elavon
15 5 (0.82%) Ingenico
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
East Midlands
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 30000-38000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Mint Velvet
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 + Sales Incentives
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £35,000 + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Selkirk
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £18500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £17500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum (£60,000 OTE) + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 20000-36000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
PA Consulting
Posted: 8 days ago
Derbyshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 28000-36000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago