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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
UK / Wales
Rank 87 92 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 9 11 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.81% 0.88% 4.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.90% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 57
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +13.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £41,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
1066 1228 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.21% 97.93% 98.79%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1059 1138
Median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +8 7 £41,291 -2.84% 1
DBA
UK

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 30 (75.00%) Oracle
2 23 (57.50%) Oracle Database
3 21 (52.50%) SQL
4 19 (47.50%) Linux
5 18 (45.00%) Puppet
6 15 (37.50%) MongoDB
6 15 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 15 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (35.00%) Relational Database
7 14 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (35.00%) NoSQL
8 13 (32.50%) Python
8 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
9 11 (27.50%) Perl
9 11 (27.50%) VMware
9 11 (27.50%) Hadoop
10 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (25.00%) Load Balancing
10 10 (25.00%) Neo4j
10 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (22.50%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (20.00%) OCP
12 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
12 8 (20.00%) Clustering
12 8 (20.00%) Java
12 8 (20.00%) Windows
12 8 (20.00%) Data Guard
12 8 (20.00%) Oracle RAC

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 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle Database
2 15 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 14 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (35.00%) NoSQL
3 14 (35.00%) Relational Database
4 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
5 11 (27.50%) Hadoop
6 10 (25.00%) Neo4j
6 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (15.00%) MySQL
8 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (2.50%) OLTP
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) JDBC
1 3 (7.50%) ODBC
2 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.50%) J2EE
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Clustering
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Digital TV
3 3 (7.50%) iDTV
4 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (10.00%) Unix
5 2 (5.00%) CentOS
5 2 (5.00%) Debian
5 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Solaris
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
1 15 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.50%) Open Source
4 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.50%) Database Tuning
5 5 (12.50%) High Availability
5 5 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) DevOps
6 4 (10.00%) ETL
6 4 (10.00%) ITIL
6 4 (10.00%) Microservices
6 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) Python
3 11 (27.50%) Perl
4 8 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (20.00%) OCP
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) OCA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (45.00%) Puppet
2 8 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.00%) Ansible
3 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (75.00%) Oracle
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Sun
5 1 (2.50%) Veritas
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
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