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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 85 87 73
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 14 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.07% 0.98% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.02% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 13
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,804 £32,600 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £37,500 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
SQL 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
1259 1272 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.11% 96.07% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 1133 876
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Wales

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Wales

SQL 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 SQL DBA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 -6 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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

1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
4 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (47.06%) Clustering
6 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
6 7 (41.18%) Replication
6 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
7 6 (35.29%) Database Tuning
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
9 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
9 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
9 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
9 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (23.53%) Remedy
9 4 (23.53%) SLA
9 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (17.65%) Legal
10 3 (17.65%) Lawson
10 3 (17.65%) Linux
10 3 (17.65%) Windows 2000
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
2 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Clustering
2 7 (41.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 2000
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (35.29%) Database Tuning
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
3 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
4 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Remedy
Swansea
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago