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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
Wales / South Wales
Rank 75 89 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 6 9 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.68% 0.84% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.86% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 53
Median salary £41,291 £42,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.84% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £44,100 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
864 1052 1162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.07% 97.86% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 766 917 1033
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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 +12 4 £41,291 -8.24%
Caerphilly - 1 £31,000 - 1
Torfaen - 1 £45,000 -
DBA
Wales

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 19 (65.52%) Oracle
2 18 (62.07%) SQL
3 17 (58.62%) Linux
4 16 (55.17%) Puppet
5 14 (48.28%) Oracle Database
6 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
6 13 (44.83%) MongoDB
6 13 (44.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (41.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (41.38%) NoSQL
8 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
8 11 (37.93%) RDBMS
8 11 (37.93%) Python
9 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (31.03%) Hadoop
10 9 (31.03%) VMware
10 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
10 9 (31.03%) Perl
11 8 (27.59%) Java
11 8 (27.59%) Clustering
11 8 (27.59%) Neo4j
11 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
12 7 (24.14%) Windows
13 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
13 6 (20.69%) MySQL
13 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (17.24%) Open Source
14 5 (17.24%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (17.24%) High Availability

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 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle Database
2 13 (44.83%) MongoDB
3 12 (41.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (41.38%) NoSQL
4 11 (37.93%) RDBMS
4 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
5 9 (31.03%) Hadoop
5 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
6 8 (27.59%) Neo4j
7 6 (20.69%) MySQL
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (3.45%) OLTP
11 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.24%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.45%) J2EE
1 1 (3.45%) JDBC
1 1 (3.45%) ODBC
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Digital TV
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) iDTV
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Unix
5 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 2 (6.90%) Debian
5 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
3 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.24%) High Availability
4 5 (17.24%) Open Source
5 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) DevOps
5 4 (13.79%) ETL
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Microservices
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.45%) Release Management
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) Python
3 9 (31.03%) Perl
4 8 (27.59%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Veritas
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago