The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 81 64 90
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 11 30 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.93% 2.52% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 2.60% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 3
Median salary £37,500 £43,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +26.47%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
SQL 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
1162 1154 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.47% 96.97% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1009 841
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the South Wales region.

SQL DBA Salary Trend in South Wales

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in South Wales

SQL 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 SQL DBA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Newport -4 5 £42,500 +28.78%
Bridgend - 3 £23,000 -
Cardiff -23 2 £32,500 -26.55%
SQL DBA
Wales

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, SQL 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 SQL DBA in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (66.67%) Windows
4 13 (61.90%) ETL
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (47.62%) Data Modelling
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) C
7 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
7 9 (42.86%) Advertising
7 9 (42.86%) Complex ETL
7 9 (42.86%) Mathematics
8 8 (38.10%) High Availability
9 7 (33.33%) ITIL
10 6 (28.57%) Clustering
11 5 (23.81%) SLA
11 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
11 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
11 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
11 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
11 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000
12 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (19.05%) Remedy

SQL 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.52%) DB2
6 2 (9.52%) MySQL
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (42.86%) Advertising
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 6 (28.57%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Fintech
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (61.90%) ETL
3 10 (47.62%) Data Modelling
4 9 (42.86%) Complex ETL
4 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 8 (38.10%) High Availability
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) Database Mirroring
7 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (9.52%) Line Management
9 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
9 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) C
3 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) Korn
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Remedy
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp