The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 60 98 42
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 39 9 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.04% 0.71% 4.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 0.75% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37 5 45
Average salary £34,000 £31,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,400 £30,375
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
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
1246 1205 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.04% 94.81% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1077 941
Average salary £34,836 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Wales

DBA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
South Wales +35 37 £34,000 +40.20% 2
North Wales -2 2 £40,000 +23.07%
DBA
UK

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 DBA in their job title.

1 47 (83.93%) SQL
2 45 (80.36%) SQL Server
3 32 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 32 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (51.79%) T-SQL
5 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (35.71%) Clustering
8 19 (33.93%) Windows
8 19 (33.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (30.36%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (28.57%) Oracle
11 16 (28.57%) Oracle Database
12 15 (26.79%) ETL
13 14 (25.00%) OLTP
14 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
15 11 (19.64%) Cognos
15 11 (19.64%) DTS
16 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2000
16 10 (17.86%) Project Management
16 10 (17.86%) Replication
16 10 (17.86%) Banking
16 10 (17.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 10 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
17 7 (12.50%) MySQL
17 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
17 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (80.36%) SQL Server
2 32 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (33.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (28.57%) Oracle Database
9 14 (25.00%) OLTP
10 11 (19.64%) DTS
11 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (12.50%) MySQL
12 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
13 4 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
14 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
16 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (17.86%) Banking
2 5 (8.93%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Middleware
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (5.36%) COM
3 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Clustering
2 10 (17.86%) Replication
3 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.93%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) UNIX
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) CentOS
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) AIX
5 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (26.79%) ETL
3 10 (17.86%) Project Management
3 10 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 5 (8.93%) Use Case
5 4 (7.14%) Database Tuning
6 3 (5.36%) Migration
6 3 (5.36%) ERP
7 2 (3.57%) CRM
7 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.57%) Logistics
7 2 (3.57%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.79%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.79%) Data Analytics
8 1 (1.79%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (1.79%) Analytics
8 1 (1.79%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 47 (83.93%) SQL
2 29 (51.79%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.71%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) VBScript
5 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.79%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
1 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (1.79%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 32 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.57%) Oracle
3 11 (19.64%) Cognos
4 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.79%) Informatica
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.79%) Apple
4 1 (1.79%) Remedy
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Teradata
4 1 (1.79%) Vertica
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