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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 94 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 12 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.89% 2.20% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 2.24% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 24
Median salary £44,250 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.92% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £34,200 £30,362
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
1294 1383 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.28% 98.22% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1107 1156 1117
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,160 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 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 -10 12 £44,250 +9.25% 1
DBA
UK

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (66.67%) SQL
1 24 (66.67%) Oracle
1 24 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 20 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (55.56%) Windows
3 18 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
5 16 (44.44%) High Availability
6 15 (41.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 15 (41.67%) ITIL
6 15 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (41.67%) SC Cleared
6 15 (41.67%) DV Cleared
6 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
7 14 (38.89%) Oracle9i Database
8 13 (36.11%) Unix
8 13 (36.11%) SLA
8 13 (36.11%) Remedy
8 13 (36.11%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (36.11%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (30.56%) Oracle RMAN
10 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
10 10 (27.78%) CGI
10 10 (27.78%) PL/SQL
10 10 (27.78%) Data Guard
11 9 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (22.22%) ITSM
12 8 (22.22%) Oracle Streams
12 8 (22.22%) Database Tuning
12 8 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM

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 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 18 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
4 15 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 15 (41.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 14 (38.89%) Oracle9i Database
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (13.89%) MySQL
7 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
8 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
10 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
10 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
10 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) CGI
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Unix
3 7 (19.44%) Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Windows 2000
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (44.44%) High Availability
3 15 (41.67%) ITIL
4 13 (36.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (22.22%) Database Tuning
5 8 (22.22%) ITSM
6 5 (13.89%) Database Mirroring
6 5 (13.89%) ETL
7 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.33%) Complex ETL
8 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.78%) Load Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Migration
10 1 (2.78%) Performance Optimisation
10 1 (2.78%) Release Management
10 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) PL/SQL
2 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
3 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) C
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) DV Cleared
1 15 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (27.78%) Data Guard
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle Flashback
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle Statspack
4 5 (13.89%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Oracle
2 13 (36.11%) Remedy
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
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