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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 77 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 30 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.17% - 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% - 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 16
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £31,125
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
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
1330 942 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.38% 94.29% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 791 958
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 February 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 February 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 - 28 £41,000 - 1
North Wales - 2 £38,750 -
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 48 (100.00%) SQL
2 42 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 38 (79.17%) Microsoft
4 37 (77.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (56.25%) T-SQL
6 26 (54.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (47.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (47.92%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (41.67%) ETL
10 19 (39.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (35.42%) OLTP
12 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
12 14 (29.17%) Finance
13 13 (27.08%) Cognos
13 13 (27.08%) DTS
14 10 (20.83%) MySQL
15 9 (18.75%) Oracle
15 9 (18.75%) Use Case
15 9 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
15 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
16 8 (16.67%) Clustering
17 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 5 (10.42%) Windows
18 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
19 4 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
19 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
19 4 (8.33%) Replication

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) Apache
1 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 37 (77.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (54.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (47.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (47.92%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (39.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (35.42%) OLTP
8 13 (27.08%) DTS
9 10 (20.83%) MySQL
10 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
11 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
14 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
14 1 (2.08%) Big Data
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ADO.NET
2 1 (2.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Clustering
2 4 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (41.67%) ETL
3 9 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
3 9 (18.75%) Use Case
4 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.25%) Database Tuning
6 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) CRM
7 2 (4.17%) ERP
7 2 (4.17%) Migration
8 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.08%) Web Development
8 1 (2.08%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.08%) Data Security
8 1 (2.08%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) SQL
2 27 (56.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.08%) VBScript
3 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) MCDBA
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Cognos
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Apple
5 1 (2.08%) Sage
5 1 (2.08%) Vertica
5 1 (2.08%) Business Objects