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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 69 70 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 5 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.76% 0.59% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.60% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 13
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
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
652 666 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.64% 98.67% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 606 590 497
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (50.00%) High Availability
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 5 (50.00%) ETL
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) MySQL
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (10.00%) Database Optimisation
8 1 (10.00%) Data Mart
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (10.00%) Unix
8 1 (10.00%) IIS
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle
8 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (10.00%) OLTP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mart
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) OLTP
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) ETL
1 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle