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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
UK / Wales
Rank 94 96 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 7 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.18% 0.56% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.57% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 37
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £47,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
1066 1228 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.21% 97.93% 98.79%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1059 1138
Median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +5 2 £38,750 -8.82%
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
5 4 (44.44%) ETL
5 4 (44.44%) High Availability
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) MySQL
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 1 (11.11%) Sun
8 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (11.11%) OLTP
8 1 (11.11%) IIS
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle
8 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (11.11%) Data Mart

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) OLTP
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
1 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Database Security
3 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Sun