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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 76 82 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.04% 1.16% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.18% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 30
Median salary £41,291 £45,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.24% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £47,000 £42,750
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
1053 1098 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.86% 98.30% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 938 948 937
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 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 0 7 £35,000 -22.22%
Torfaen - 7 £45,000 -
Newport -5 4 £46,250 +54.16%
Glamorgan - 2 - -
Caerphilly +4 1 £31,000 -
DBA
Wales

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 27 (71.05%) Oracle
2 22 (57.89%) Oracle Database
3 21 (55.26%) SQL
4 20 (52.63%) Linux
5 16 (42.11%) Puppet
6 13 (34.21%) MongoDB
6 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
6 13 (34.21%) Relational Database
6 13 (34.21%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (34.21%) RDBMS
7 12 (31.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (31.58%) NoSQL
8 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
8 11 (28.95%) Python
9 10 (26.32%) Windows
9 10 (26.32%) VMware
9 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (23.68%) Hadoop
10 9 (23.68%) Java
10 9 (23.68%) Perl
11 8 (21.05%) Clustering
11 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
11 8 (21.05%) Neo4j
12 6 (15.79%) High Availability
12 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (15.79%) MySQL
12 6 (15.79%) Unix
12 6 (15.79%) Red Hat

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 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) Oracle Database
2 13 (34.21%) MongoDB
2 13 (34.21%) RDBMS
2 13 (34.21%) Relational Database
3 12 (31.58%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (31.58%) NoSQL
4 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
5 9 (23.68%) Hadoop
6 8 (21.05%) Neo4j
7 6 (15.79%) MySQL
7 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (2.63%) OLTP
11 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.63%) J2EE
1 1 (2.63%) JDBC
1 1 (2.63%) ODBC
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Digital TV
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) iDTV
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (15.79%) Unix
4 2 (5.26%) CentOS
4 2 (5.26%) Debian
4 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (15.79%) High Availability
4 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
4 5 (13.16%) ETL
4 5 (13.16%) Open Source
4 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.53%) DevOps
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.53%) Microservices
5 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.89%) Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.63%) Release Management
8 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) Python
3 9 (23.68%) Java
3 9 (23.68%) Perl
4 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Veritas
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