The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 86 72 105
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 10 36 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.78% 2.57% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 2.66% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 3
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
1257 1354 1299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.36% 96.71% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1143 1109
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

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 29 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 -18 10 £27,500 -32.30% 1
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, SQL 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 SQL DBA in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (86.96%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (65.22%) Windows
4 13 (56.52%) ETL
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (43.48%) Data Modelling
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 9 (39.13%) C
6 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
6 9 (39.13%) Advertising
6 9 (39.13%) High Availability
6 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
6 9 (39.13%) Complex ETL
7 7 (30.43%) Clustering
7 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
8 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) SLA
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (21.74%) Database Mirroring
9 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (21.74%) Windows 2000
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (21.74%) Remedy

SQL 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) DB2
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (39.13%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
2 7 (30.43%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 2000
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (56.52%) ETL
3 10 (43.48%) Data Modelling
4 9 (39.13%) Complex ETL
4 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
4 9 (39.13%) High Availability
5 7 (30.43%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) Database Mirroring
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) C
3 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Korn
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle