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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 59 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 31 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.65% 0.28% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 0.29% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £32,800 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1119 1029 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.64% 97.44% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 978 883 942
Average salary £36,125 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 25 £43,500 - 2
Newport - 4 £32,000 -
Bridgend - 2 £35,000 - 1
SQL DBA
Wales

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 58 (96.67%) SQL
2 55 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 42 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 37 (61.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (61.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (55.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 31 (51.67%) T-SQL
7 30 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (48.33%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (43.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (41.67%) ETL
12 22 (36.67%) Finance
13 20 (33.33%) OLTP
14 19 (31.67%) DTS
15 18 (30.00%) Cognos
16 17 (28.33%) Kimball Methodology
17 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
18 12 (20.00%) Oracle
19 11 (18.33%) MySQL
19 11 (18.33%) Performance Monitoring
20 9 (15.00%) Line Management
20 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database
20 9 (15.00%) Degree
20 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
21 8 (13.33%) Windows
21 8 (13.33%) Use Case
22 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 5 (8.33%) Database Tuning
23 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 37 (61.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 37 (61.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (55.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (43.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (33.33%) OLTP
8 19 (31.67%) DTS
9 11 (18.33%) MySQL
10 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database
11 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (3.33%) OLAP
12 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (1.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows 2000
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (41.67%) ETL
3 17 (28.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
5 11 (18.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (15.00%) Line Management
7 8 (13.33%) Use Case
8 5 (8.33%) Database Tuning
8 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.33%) ITIL
10 2 (3.33%) Database Mirroring
11 1 (1.67%) Web Development
11 1 (1.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 58 (96.67%) SQL
2 31 (51.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.00%) MCDBA
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 42 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.00%) Cognos
3 12 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (5.00%) Red Gate
5 2 (3.33%) Apple
5 2 (3.33%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Insource
Posted: 16 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago