The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 69 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.27% 1.82% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 1.85% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 6
Median salary £38,750 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.91% +8.75%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
SQL 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
722 812 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.10% 98.31% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 644 683 578
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Cardiff

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, SQL 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 SQL DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Database Optimisation

SQL 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Database Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle