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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 38 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 28 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.09% - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 1
Average salary £43,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
658 652 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.06% 97.60% 98.74%
Number of salaries quoted 542 540 485
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 51 (96.23%) SQL
2 50 (94.34%) SQL Server
3 43 (81.13%) Microsoft
4 36 (67.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (67.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (64.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (56.60%) T-SQL
6 30 (56.60%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (54.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (52.83%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (49.06%) ETL
10 25 (47.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (43.40%) Finance
12 21 (39.62%) OLTP
13 20 (37.74%) DTS
14 19 (35.85%) Cognos
15 18 (33.96%) Kimball Methodology
16 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
17 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
18 9 (16.98%) Performance Monitoring
18 9 (16.98%) Line Management
18 9 (16.98%) Degree
19 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
19 8 (15.09%) Oracle
20 7 (13.21%) MySQL
20 7 (13.21%) Use Case
20 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
22 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
22 3 (5.66%) MCDBA

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (94.34%) SQL Server
2 36 (67.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 36 (67.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (64.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (54.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (52.83%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (47.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (39.62%) OLTP
8 20 (37.74%) DTS
9 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
10 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (13.21%) MySQL
11 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (3.77%) OLAP
13 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Clustering
2 1 (1.89%) AS400
2 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (49.06%) ETL
3 18 (33.96%) Kimball Methodology
4 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
5 9 (16.98%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (16.98%) Line Management
6 7 (13.21%) Use Case
7 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Database Tuning
7 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (96.23%) SQL
2 30 (56.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 43 (81.13%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.85%) Cognos
3 8 (15.09%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago