The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 91 91 92
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.35% 0.64% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.66% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Median salary £23,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
SQL Server 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
1105 1216 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.05% 97.91% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1028 992
Median salary £36,717 £35,369 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.81% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in South Wales

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in South Wales

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Bridgend +1 2 £23,000 -34.28%
Cardiff +9 1 £42,500 +13.33%
SQL Server DBA
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (45.45%) Database Mirroring
2 5 (45.45%) Complex ETL
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) High Availability
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Advertising
2 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 5 (45.45%) SLA
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Remedy
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000
2 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (45.45%) C

SQL Server 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (45.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
1 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (45.45%) Complex ETL
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Database Mirroring
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) High Availability
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Database Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle