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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 62 38 70
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 7 31 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.10% 4.61% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 4.80% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 2
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
DBA
South Wales

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
624 646 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.27% 96.13% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 538 537 544
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) MySQL
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) ETL
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
7 3 (21.43%) High Availability
7 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
7 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) DB2
8 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) Replication
8 2 (14.29%) Change Management

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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (14.29%) DB2
8 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
8 1 (7.14%) Riak
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Fintech
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) Korn
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Percona
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Tableau
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago