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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 90 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 20 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.45% 1.06% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.10% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 13
Average salary £43,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.25% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £28,804 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,200 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
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
1349 1273 1258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.82% 96.44% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1111 1116
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015. 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 -2 18 £43,500 +8.75% 2
West Wales - 1 £45,000 -
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (90.74%) SQL
3 33 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (53.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (51.85%) T-SQL
7 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 27 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (48.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (35.19%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (31.48%) Finance
12 16 (29.63%) ETL
13 15 (27.78%) OLTP
13 15 (27.78%) DTS
14 14 (25.93%) Cognos
14 14 (25.93%) Kimball Methodology
14 14 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
15 13 (24.07%) Mentoring
15 13 (24.07%) Windows
16 12 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
17 10 (18.52%) Clustering
18 9 (16.67%) Degree
18 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 9 (16.67%) Line Management
19 8 (14.81%) Replication
20 7 (12.96%) ITIL
21 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
22 5 (9.26%) Database Mirroring
22 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Sage ERP X3
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (53.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (48.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (35.19%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (27.78%) DTS
8 15 (27.78%) OLTP
9 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (5.56%) MySQL
11 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (3.70%) OLAP
11 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Clustering
2 8 (14.81%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.85%) DTV
4 1 (1.85%) AS400
4 1 (1.85%) Tandem
4 1 (1.85%) Statistics
4 1 (1.85%) New Media
4 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (29.63%) ETL
3 14 (25.93%) Kimball Methodology
3 14 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (24.07%) Mentoring
5 12 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (16.67%) Line Management
7 7 (12.96%) ITIL
8 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (9.26%) Database Mirroring
9 4 (7.41%) Database Tuning
10 2 (3.70%) Coaching
11 1 (1.85%) Online Marketing
11 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.85%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.85%) Web Development
11 1 (1.85%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 49 (90.74%) SQL
2 28 (51.85%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) MCTS
4 2 (3.70%) MCITP
4 2 (3.70%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.85%) MCSA
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.93%) Cognos
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) Red Gate
5 2 (3.70%) Sage
5 2 (3.70%) Remedy
6 1 (1.85%) SAP
6 1 (1.85%) NetApp
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: 22 days ago