The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 54 68 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 5 7 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.91% 0.98% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.00% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 40
Median salary £40,082 £40,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.03% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £46,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
542 700 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.72% 97.77% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 500 577 583
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

DBA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Cardiff region.

DBA Salary Trend in Cardiff

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) SQL
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (31.25%) High Availability
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Solaris
6 3 (18.75%) PHP
6 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (18.75%) Replication
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (18.75%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (12.50%) Data Mart
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (12.50%) OLTP
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 2 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) High Availability
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
2 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Veritas
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago