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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 82 98 69
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 19 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.49% 0.80% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.83% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 22
Average salary £34,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.65% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £31,440 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
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
1238 1322 1054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.87% 96.08% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1191 978
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +16 18 £34,000 -13.92% 4
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 30 (90.91%) SQL
1 30 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 18 (54.55%) T-SQL
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) Windows
3 15 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (33.33%) Clustering
4 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (21.21%) Replication
6 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
6 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
7 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.15%) OLTP
8 5 (15.15%) ETL
9 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (9.09%) Database Tuning
9 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
9 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (9.09%) Banking
9 3 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.09%) Cognos

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Lawson
1 3 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
5 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
5 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (15.15%) OLTP
7 3 (9.09%) DTS
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (6.06%) MySQL
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
9 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 3 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Clustering
2 7 (21.21%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.15%) ETL
4 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Database Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Use Case
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Logistics
6 1 (3.03%) Web Development
6 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) Data Security
6 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Cognos
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.03%) Remedy
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