The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 80 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 15 52 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.32% 4.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 4.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 49 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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 South 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1113 1169 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.06% 98.57% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1027 730
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in South Wales

DBA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Cardiff -33 8 £40,500 +1.25%
Newport +8 5 £42,500 -
Bridgend - 1 - - 2
DBA
Wales

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 35 (92.11%) SQL
2 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
3 23 (60.53%) Oracle
4 17 (44.74%) Oracle Database
5 12 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (28.95%) ITIL
6 11 (28.95%) Unix
7 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (23.68%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (23.68%) Linux
8 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
9 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
9 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
9 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (18.42%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (18.42%) ETL
11 6 (15.79%) Windows
11 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
11 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
12 5 (13.16%) High Availability
12 5 (13.16%) Load Testing
12 5 (13.16%) MySQL
12 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
13 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (10.53%) C
13 4 (10.53%) Finance

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.63%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 17 (44.74%) Oracle Database
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (18.42%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (13.16%) MySQL
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (7.89%) DB2
10 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
11 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
12 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (10.53%) Advertising
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.89%) Fintech
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.63%) New Media
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Unix
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
3 6 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (28.95%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
3 9 (23.68%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (18.42%) ETL
5 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.16%) High Availability
6 5 (13.16%) Load Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.53%) Complex ETL
7 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.53%) Line Management
7 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (92.11%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.53%) C
3 4 (10.53%) Korn
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VBA
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (7.89%) SAP Certification
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) MCITP
3 1 (2.63%) MCTS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.89%) ISO22301
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) HP
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.89%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) Remedy
5 2 (5.26%) Tableau
6 1 (2.63%) NetApp
6 1 (2.63%) Sage
6 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £47000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago