The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 81 82 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 17 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.35% 1.02% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.06% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 13
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £35,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
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
1232 1042 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.78% 96.66% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 937 977
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 4 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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 -9 10 £44,250 +10.62% 1
Newport -16 2 £44,625 +15.16%
Caerphilly - 2 £40,000 -
Bridgend - 1 £47,000 -
Gwent - 1 £27,500 -
SQL DBA
Wales

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title.

1 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (90.57%) SQL
3 33 (62.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (54.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (52.83%) T-SQL
5 28 (52.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
7 26 (49.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (47.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (43.40%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (35.85%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (32.08%) Finance
12 16 (30.19%) ETL
13 15 (28.30%) OLTP
13 15 (28.30%) DTS
14 14 (26.42%) Cognos
14 14 (26.42%) Kimball Methodology
14 14 (26.42%) Mentoring
15 13 (24.53%) Performance Monitoring
16 12 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
17 11 (20.75%) Windows
18 10 (18.87%) Line Management
19 9 (16.98%) Degree
19 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 8 (15.09%) Replication
20 8 (15.09%) Clustering
21 7 (13.21%) ITIL
22 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
23 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
23 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Sage ERP X3
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) SAN
2 1 (1.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (62.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (54.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (52.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (49.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (47.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (35.85%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (28.30%) DTS
8 15 (28.30%) OLTP
9 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (5.66%) MySQL
11 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (3.77%) OLAP
11 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Replication
1 8 (15.09%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.89%) DTV
3 1 (1.89%) AS400
3 1 (1.89%) Tandem
3 1 (1.89%) Statistics
3 1 (1.89%) New Media
3 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (30.19%) ETL
3 14 (26.42%) Kimball Methodology
3 14 (26.42%) Mentoring
4 13 (24.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (18.87%) Line Management
7 7 (13.21%) ITIL
8 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.55%) Database Tuning
10 3 (5.66%) Database Mirroring
11 2 (3.77%) Coaching
12 1 (1.89%) Online Marketing
12 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity
12 1 (1.89%) Programme Management
12 1 (1.89%) Web Development
12 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 48 (90.57%) SQL
2 28 (52.83%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) MCTS
4 2 (3.77%) MCITP
4 2 (3.77%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.89%) MCSA
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) Cognos
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle
4 3 (5.66%) Red Gate
5 2 (3.77%) Sage
5 2 (3.77%) Remedy
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) NetApp
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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