The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 90 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.20% 1.55% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 1.59% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 13
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £35,000 £28,320
10% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £40,000 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
969 1006 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.61% 97.29% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 809 914 789
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
DBA
Wales

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

DBA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

DBA Salary Trend in South Wales

DBA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy