The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 51 59 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 15 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.43% 0.42% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 0.45% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 18
Average salary £32,500 - £35,750
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 - £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
595 445 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.43% 93.29% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 521 392 375
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,750 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
3 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) T-SQL
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (38.10%) Windows
7 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (28.57%) ETL
9 6 (28.57%) OLTP
10 5 (23.81%) MySQL
10 5 (23.81%) Oracle
10 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
10 5 (23.81%) Use Case
10 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
11 4 (19.05%) Cognos
11 4 (19.05%) DTS
11 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
12 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (14.29%) Project Management
12 3 (14.29%) Finance
12 3 (14.29%) Clustering
12 3 (14.29%) Banking
12 3 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 3 (14.29%) Mentoring

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (28.57%) OLTP
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
8 5 (23.81%) MySQL
9 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
9 4 (19.05%) DTS
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (28.57%) ETL
3 5 (23.81%) Use Case
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Data Security
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Cognos
4 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
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