The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 81 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.70% 2.37% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.42% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 17
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,500 £45,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1239 1406 1285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.97% 98.18% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1210 1073
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DBA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

DBA Salary Trend in Wales

DBA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
South Wales -7 18 £43,500 +2.35% 4
DBA
UK

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Wales region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 26 (65.00%) Oracle
2 23 (57.50%) SQL
2 23 (57.50%) Oracle Database
3 17 (42.50%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (37.50%) Linux
6 14 (35.00%) Windows
7 13 (32.50%) ITIL
8 11 (27.50%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (27.50%) High Availability
9 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (22.50%) Puppet
10 9 (22.50%) Clustering
11 8 (20.00%) Unix
11 8 (20.00%) RDBMS
11 8 (20.00%) Data Guard
11 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
11 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 8 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
11 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (17.50%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
12 7 (17.50%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (17.50%) SLA
12 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 10g

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle Database
2 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (17.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
5 7 (17.50%) MySQL
5 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (15.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
7 5 (12.50%) Neo4j
7 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) CGI
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (2.50%) JDBC
3 1 (2.50%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Windows
3 8 (20.00%) Unix
4 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) CentOS
6 1 (2.50%) Debian
6 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (32.50%) ITIL
3 11 (27.50%) High Availability
4 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (17.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
7 5 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (10.00%) ETL
8 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.00%) Open Source
8 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Database Tuning
9 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.00%) DevOps
10 2 (5.00%) ITSM
10 2 (5.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) Java
2 5 (12.50%) Perl
2 5 (12.50%) Python
2 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (10.00%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Puppet
2 8 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Flashback
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (2.50%) Ansible
5 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (17.50%) Remedy
3 5 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Veritas
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Liga Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.0000000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago