The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 79 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 17 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.60% 2.32% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 2.36% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 15
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,700 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,650 £45,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1044 1269 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.12% 98.30% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1110 911
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured DBA in the job title.

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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +6 10 £43,000 +2.99% 1
Torfaen - 4 - - 1
Newport +2 2 £47,500 +6.74%
DBA
Wales

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 South Wales region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 23 (65.71%) SQL
2 22 (62.86%) Oracle
3 19 (54.29%) Oracle Database
4 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 14 (40.00%) Windows
5 14 (40.00%) Linux
5 14 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (37.14%) ITIL
7 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (31.43%) High Availability
8 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
8 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
8 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
8 9 (25.71%) Clustering
8 9 (25.71%) Unix
9 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
9 8 (22.86%) SLA
9 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (22.86%) Remedy
9 8 (22.86%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
9 8 (22.86%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
9 8 (22.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (22.86%) Puppet
10 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
10 7 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (20.00%) MySQL

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) Oracle Database
2 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
5 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
6 7 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (20.00%) MySQL
6 7 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
8 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
8 5 (14.29%) Neo4j
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (11.43%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) CGI
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (2.86%) JDBC
3 1 (2.86%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Linux
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Unix
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (14.29%) Windows 2000
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (37.14%) ITIL
3 11 (31.43%) High Availability
4 8 (22.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (22.86%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
6 5 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
7 4 (11.43%) Database Tuning
7 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
7 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.43%) Open Source
8 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.57%) ETL
8 3 (8.57%) ITSM
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) DevOps
9 2 (5.71%) Microservices
9 2 (5.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) Perl
2 5 (14.29%) Python
2 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) C
5 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
1 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
2 5 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 5 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Flashback
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Remedy
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + pension, excellent training opps
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Liga Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.0000000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago