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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 59 59 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 6 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.00% 0.90% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.93% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
587 536 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.51% 96.40% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 513 462 362
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 31 October 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (20.00%) Clustering
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
7 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (10.00%) Cognos
7 1 (10.00%) VBScript
7 1 (10.00%) VB
7 1 (10.00%) .NET

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) DTS
5 1 (10.00%) OLTP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Security
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos
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