Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 287 320
Rank change year-on-year +67 +33 -21
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 37 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.57% 0.038% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 0.094% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 59 15 16
Berkshire median annual salary £24,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.00% +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,350 £21,750 £20,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £31,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year +20.97% +16.98% -11.67%

EPoS is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,544 3,196 4,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 39.14% 40.38% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,964 2,433 3,675
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing EPoS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Berkshire

EPoS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for EPoS in Berkshire

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for EPoS in Berkshire

EPoS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +28 8 £22,000 -2.22%
Newbury -7 5 £22,000 -2.22%
Slough - 5 £22,000 -
Bracknell +6 4 £22,000 -2.22%
Maidenhead +6 4 £21,500 -4.44%
EPoS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing EPoS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 28 (75.68%) Retail
2 19 (51.35%) Finance
3 18 (48.65%) Service Management
4 16 (43.24%) Data Mining
5 13 (35.14%) Windows
6 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
6 11 (29.73%) SCCM
7 10 (27.03%) Business Development
7 10 (27.03%) Trend Analysis
7 10 (27.03%) ServiceNow
7 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery Management
7 10 (27.03%) Hardware Maintenance
7 10 (27.03%) Handset
8 8 (21.62%) Quality Management
8 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
8 8 (21.62%) SQL
8 8 (21.62%) ITIL
8 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
8 8 (21.62%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (16.22%) Break/Fix
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.51%) LAN
10 5 (13.51%) WAN
11 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
11 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (10.81%) Windows Server

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) G Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) LAN
1 5 (13.51%) WAN
1 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (8.11%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
3 2 (5.41%) Intranet
4 1 (2.70%) ATM
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) PABX
4 1 (2.70%) RFID
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Data Mining
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
General
1 28 (75.68%) Retail
2 19 (51.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Billing
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Service Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Field Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Field Service Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) EPoS Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) IT Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) EPoS Field Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) IT Manager
7 3 (8.11%) IT Support
7 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.41%) Desktop Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.41%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (27.03%) Handset
2 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.41%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Service Management
2 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
3 10 (27.03%) Business Development
3 10 (27.03%) Hardware Maintenance
3 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery Management
3 10 (27.03%) Trend Analysis
4 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
4 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 8 (21.62%) ITIL
4 8 (21.62%) Quality Management
4 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
4 8 (21.62%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Break/Fix
6 3 (8.11%) Chat Support
6 3 (8.11%) SEO
7 2 (5.41%) ERP
7 2 (5.41%) IT Strategy
7 2 (5.41%) Logistics
7 2 (5.41%) Presales
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) ServiceNow
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) Citrix
3 3 (8.11%) Google
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) Draytek
5 1 (2.70%) Mitel
5 1 (2.70%) Spiceworks