The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 95 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 0.15% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £42,000 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.86% -14.70%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.84%
Senior 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
1254 1285 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.91% 96.40% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1144 938
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the Wales region.

Senior DBA Salary Trend in Wales

Senior 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 Senior DBA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 September 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 +12 2 £42,000 +15.86%
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Senior 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 Senior DBA in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Replication
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Lawson
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Senior 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 Senior DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy