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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 52 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 47 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.95% - 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% - 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 44 0 13
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1138 901 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.55% 96.67% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 998 753 816
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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 - 40 £42,500 - 6
Vale of Glamorgan - 4 £29,051 -
Newport - 2 £45,250 -
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
DBA
Wales

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 73 (84.88%) SQL
2 56 (65.12%) SQL Server
3 54 (62.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (60.47%) Microsoft
5 45 (52.33%) T-SQL
6 44 (51.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 41 (47.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (45.35%) Data Warehouse
9 38 (44.19%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (43.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 36 (41.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 36 (41.86%) ETL
12 30 (34.88%) OLTP
12 30 (34.88%) Oracle
12 30 (34.88%) Oracle Database
13 25 (29.07%) DTS
14 24 (27.91%) Finance
14 24 (27.91%) Cognos
15 21 (24.42%) Clustering
15 21 (24.42%) MS Excel
16 15 (17.44%) Mentoring
17 13 (15.12%) Kimball Methodology
17 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2000
18 12 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
18 12 (13.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 11 (12.79%) Project Management
20 10 (11.63%) Teradata
20 10 (11.63%) MySQL
20 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
20 10 (11.63%) Banking

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 21 (24.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) SAN
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (65.12%) SQL Server
2 54 (62.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (51.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 41 (47.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (45.35%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (43.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (41.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (34.88%) Oracle Database
8 30 (34.88%) OLTP
9 25 (29.07%) DTS
10 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (11.63%) MySQL
12 7 (8.14%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (2.33%) Oracle OLAP
15 2 (2.33%) OLAP
15 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
16 1 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Banking
3 8 (9.30%) Billing
4 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) COM
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Clustering
2 8 (9.30%) Replication
3 2 (2.33%) AS400
4 1 (1.16%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) UNIX
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) CentOS
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.19%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (41.86%) ETL
3 15 (17.44%) Mentoring
4 13 (15.12%) Kimball Methodology
5 12 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (12.79%) Project Management
7 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.63%) Use Case
8 7 (8.14%) ERP
9 4 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.65%) Database Tuning
10 3 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (2.33%) Data Migration
11 2 (2.33%) Migration
11 2 (2.33%) ITIL
11 2 (2.33%) Security Management
12 1 (1.16%) Risk Management
12 1 (1.16%) CRM
12 1 (1.16%) Scrum
12 1 (1.16%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (84.88%) SQL
2 45 (52.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.16%) C
4 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.49%) MCDBA
3 2 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (4.65%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 52 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.88%) Oracle
3 24 (27.91%) Cognos
4 10 (11.63%) Teradata
5 3 (3.49%) Apple
6 1 (1.16%) Remedy
6 1 (1.16%) VMware
6 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.16%) Informatica
6 1 (1.16%) Veritas
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
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