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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 72 91 72
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 34 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.63% 1.22% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 1.24% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 30
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £28,183
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,900 £40,250
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
1251 1288 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.75% 97.95% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1108 1043
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 +8 25 £43,750 -2.77% 2
West Wales - 1 £45,000 -
DBA
UK

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 36 (76.60%) Oracle
2 29 (61.70%) Oracle Database
3 23 (48.94%) SQL
4 21 (44.68%) Linux
5 18 (38.30%) Puppet
6 16 (34.04%) Relational Database
7 15 (31.91%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
7 15 (31.91%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (31.91%) MongoDB
7 15 (31.91%) RDBMS
8 14 (29.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
9 13 (27.66%) Python
10 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
10 12 (25.53%) VMware
10 12 (25.53%) Oracle RAC
11 11 (23.40%) Hadoop
11 11 (23.40%) Perl
12 10 (21.28%) Windows
12 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (21.28%) Neo4j
12 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
13 9 (19.15%) Data Guard
13 9 (19.15%) Java
14 8 (17.02%) Clustering
14 8 (17.02%) Oracle RMAN
14 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (17.02%) Oracle Certification
15 7 (14.89%) Open Source

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 (4.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (61.70%) Oracle Database
2 16 (34.04%) Relational Database
3 15 (31.91%) MongoDB
3 15 (31.91%) RDBMS
4 14 (29.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
5 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
6 11 (23.40%) Hadoop
7 10 (21.28%) Neo4j
8 6 (12.77%) MySQL
8 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (2.13%) OLTP
12 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.13%) Advertising
1 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) JDBC
1 3 (6.38%) ODBC
2 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.13%) J2EE
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Clustering
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Digital TV
2 3 (6.38%) iDTV
3 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 10 (21.28%) Windows
3 6 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Unix
4 2 (4.26%) CentOS
4 2 (4.26%) Debian
4 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.13%) Solaris
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Continuous Delivery
1 15 (31.91%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
3 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.89%) Open Source
4 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.77%) High Availability
6 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.64%) ETL
6 5 (10.64%) Migration
7 4 (8.51%) Database Tuning
7 4 (8.51%) DevOps
7 4 (8.51%) ITIL
7 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.51%) Microservices
7 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) SQL
2 13 (27.66%) Python
3 11 (23.40%) Perl
4 9 (19.15%) Java
5 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (14.89%) OCP
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) Puppet
2 9 (19.15%) Data Guard
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (4.26%) Ansible
4 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (76.60%) Oracle
2 12 (25.53%) VMware
3 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Sun
5 1 (2.13%) Veritas
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
viola.group
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus company benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago