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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 69 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 28 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.30% - 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% - 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 15
Average salary £41,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
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
1177 778 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.55% 93.96% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 652 812
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 £41,750 - 1
Newport - 1 £42,500 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £34,000 -
SQL DBA
Wales

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (100.00%) SQL
2 40 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 36 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 35 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (57.78%) T-SQL
5 26 (57.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (48.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (48.89%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (44.44%) ETL
10 19 (42.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (35.56%) OLTP
12 14 (31.11%) Finance
12 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
13 13 (28.89%) Cognos
13 13 (28.89%) DTS
14 9 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
14 9 (20.00%) Use Case
14 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database
14 9 (20.00%) MySQL
14 9 (20.00%) Oracle
15 8 (17.78%) Clustering
16 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
17 4 (8.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
17 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
17 4 (8.89%) Replication
17 4 (8.89%) Windows
17 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2000

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 35 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (57.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (48.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (48.89%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (42.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (35.56%) OLTP
8 13 (28.89%) DTS
9 9 (20.00%) MySQL
9 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (44.44%) ETL
3 9 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 9 (20.00%) Use Case
4 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.67%) Database Tuning
6 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) CRM
8 1 (2.22%) ERP
8 1 (2.22%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.22%) Data Security
8 1 (2.22%) Migration
8 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.22%) Analytics
8 1 (2.22%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) SQL
2 26 (57.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) MCDBA
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.89%) Cognos
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Apple
5 1 (2.22%) Business Objects