The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 22 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 3.08% 2.63% 6.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 2.63% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +9.24%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
DBA
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 North Wales 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
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
62 76 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 95.38% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 67 48
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,675
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

DBA
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

DBA Salary Trend in North Wales

DBA
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham - 1 £40,000 -
Flintshire - 1 £40,000 -
DBA
Wales

DBA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales region that cited 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 DBA in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Vertica
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales region that cited 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Vertica
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft