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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
UK / Wales
Rank 84 85 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 10 20 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.94% 1.47% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.50% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 54
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £35,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
1023 1336 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.79% 98.02% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1146 1132
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

DBA Salary Histogram 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +13 9 £35,000 -17.64%
DBA
UK

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 34 (75.56%) Oracle
2 27 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 23 (51.11%) SQL
4 20 (44.44%) Linux
5 17 (37.78%) Puppet
6 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
7 15 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 14 (31.11%) VMware
8 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
8 14 (31.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (31.11%) MongoDB
9 13 (28.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (28.89%) NoSQL
9 13 (28.89%) Python
10 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
10 11 (24.44%) Perl
10 11 (24.44%) Hadoop
11 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
11 10 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
12 9 (20.00%) Clustering
12 9 (20.00%) Java
12 9 (20.00%) Windows
12 9 (20.00%) Open Source
12 9 (20.00%) Neo4j
13 8 (17.78%) MySQL
13 8 (17.78%) OCP
13 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management

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 2 (4.44%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.22%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
3 15 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 14 (31.11%) MongoDB
5 13 (28.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (28.89%) NoSQL
6 11 (24.44%) Hadoop
6 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
7 9 (20.00%) Neo4j
8 8 (17.78%) MySQL
9 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (4.44%) Data Mart
11 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (4.44%) OLTP
11 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (4.44%) Advertising
1 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) JDBC
1 3 (6.67%) ODBC
2 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.44%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Clustering
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Replication
4 3 (6.67%) Digital TV
4 3 (6.67%) iDTV
5 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.89%) Solaris
5 3 (6.67%) Unix
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.44%) CentOS
6 2 (4.44%) Debian
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (31.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 9 (20.00%) Open Source
5 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.11%) Database Tuning
7 5 (11.11%) ITIL
7 5 (11.11%) Migration
8 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) DevOps
8 4 (8.89%) ETL
8 4 (8.89%) High Availability
8 4 (8.89%) Microservices
8 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) Python
3 11 (24.44%) Perl
4 9 (20.00%) Java
5 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.67%) PHP
8 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (17.78%) OCP
3 3 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) OCA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (37.78%) Puppet
2 7 (15.56%) Data Guard
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (4.44%) Ansible
3 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) Oracle
2 14 (31.11%) VMware
3 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Infor
5 1 (2.22%) Sun