Period
to 20 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 368 280 411
Rank change year-on-year -88 +131 +33
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 88 15 103
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.51% 0.18% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 0.57% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 93
10th Percentile £24,500 £30,575 £25,000
25th Percentile £26,000 £37,813 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +21.43%
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,188 £47,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £58,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.73% +11.25% +6.67%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6,398 2,632 8,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.95% 32.15% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3,741 2,158 6,577
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,188 £63,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.84% +8.18% +4.76%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in the South East

EPoS
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing EPoS in the South East.

Salary trend for EPoS in the South East

EPoS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing EPoS in the South East over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for EPoS in the South East

EPoS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. 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
Thames Valley -75 31 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Hampshire -93 28 £26,000 -30.67% 2
Oxfordshire - 21 £75,000 -
Surrey -62 10 £40,000 +37.93%
East Sussex - 9 - -
Buckinghamshire -51 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Kent - 4 - - 2
West Sussex - 4 - - 2
Berkshire - 3 £52,500 - 4
Sussex - 2 - -
EPoS
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT jobs citing EPoS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 53 (60.23%) Retail
2 52 (59.09%) Social Skills
3 33 (37.50%) Strategic Management
4 23 (26.14%) Microsoft Office
5 22 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
7 16 (18.18%) Windows
8 15 (17.05%) Finance
9 13 (14.77%) Service Delivery
9 13 (14.77%) Marketing
9 13 (14.77%) Campaign Management
9 13 (14.77%) Mobile App
10 12 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (13.64%) ERP
11 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 11 (12.50%) Degree
11 11 (12.50%) Google
11 11 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
12 10 (11.36%) Manufacturing
13 9 (10.23%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (10.23%) Decision-Making
13 9 (10.23%) Organisational Skills
14 8 (9.09%) Single Customer View
14 8 (9.09%) SaaS
14 8 (9.09%) Telesales
14 8 (9.09%) B2C
15 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
15 7 (7.95%) .NET
15 7 (7.95%) C#

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (26.14%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) SaaS
2 5 (5.68%) AWS
2 5 (5.68%) Azure
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.27%) CloudFront
3 2 (2.27%) Datadog
3 2 (2.27%) GitHub
3 2 (2.27%) GitHub Actions
3 2 (2.27%) IaaS
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (2.27%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.27%) PaaS
3 2 (2.27%) Serverless
3 2 (2.27%) Snowflake
3 2 (2.27%) Stripe
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.23%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (7.95%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (2.27%) DHCP
4 2 (2.27%) DNS
4 2 (2.27%) Firewall
4 2 (2.27%) HTTP
4 2 (2.27%) MPLS
4 2 (2.27%) Network Security
4 2 (2.27%) PBX
4 2 (2.27%) Skype
4 2 (2.27%) VLAN
4 2 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.27%) Redis
2 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 53 (60.23%) Retail
2 52 (59.09%) Social Skills
3 15 (17.05%) Finance
4 13 (14.77%) Marketing
5 10 (11.36%) Manufacturing
6 9 (10.23%) Organisational Skills
7 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (5.68%) Influencing Skills
8 4 (4.55%) Public Sector
9 3 (3.41%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (2.27%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (1.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (39.77%) Consultant
2 9 (10.23%) Developer
2 9 (10.23%) IT Support
3 7 (7.95%) C# Developer
3 7 (7.95%) Field Engineer
3 7 (7.95%) Field Service Engineer
4 6 (6.82%) IT Engineer
4 6 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (6.82%) Support Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) Analyst
5 5 (5.68%) Chief Operating Officer
5 5 (5.68%) Marketing Executive
6 4 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 4 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (4.55%) Support Technician
7 3 (3.41%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (3.41%) IT Technician
7 3 (3.41%) Marketing Officer
8 2 (2.27%) Build Engineer
8 2 (2.27%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) .NET
2 6 (6.82%) HTML
3 4 (4.55%) JSON
3 4 (4.55%) Web Services
3 4 (4.55%) WPF
3 4 (4.55%) XML
4 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.27%) Core Data
5 2 (2.27%) HTML5
5 2 (2.27%) Node.js
5 2 (2.27%) Node-RED
5 2 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.27%) React
5 2 (2.27%) RESTful
5 2 (2.27%) SAML
6 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Mobile App
2 12 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (7.95%) Driving Licence
4 6 (6.82%) mPOS
5 5 (5.68%) Social Media
6 2 (2.27%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.14%) Analogue Electronics
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.18%) Windows
2 5 (5.68%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.27%) CentOS
4 2 (2.27%) Linux
4 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.50%) Strategic Management
2 22 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (14.77%) Campaign Management
3 13 (14.77%) Service Delivery
4 12 (13.64%) ERP
5 11 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 9 (10.23%) Decision-Making
7 8 (9.09%) B2C
7 8 (9.09%) Single Customer View
7 8 (9.09%) Telesales
8 7 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.82%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.68%) Analytical Thinking
10 5 (5.68%) Copywriting
10 5 (5.68%) Demand Generation
10 5 (5.68%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (5.68%) Logistics
10 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.95%) C#
2 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.82%) SQL
3 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.41%) Python
5 2 (2.27%) Apple Swift
5 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.27%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) A+ Certification
2 2 (2.27%) CCNA
2 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.27%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (2.27%) JNCIA
2 2 (2.27%) MCSA
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) PMO
2 2 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 2 (2.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.50%) Google
3 2 (2.27%) Aruba
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco
3 2 (2.27%) Fortinet
3 2 (2.27%) Intel
3 2 (2.27%) Juniper
3 2 (2.27%) Mitel
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle
3 2 (2.27%) Ruckus Wireless
3 2 (2.27%) VMware
4 1 (1.14%) Xamarin