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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 81 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 19 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.37% 0.17% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.17% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 6
Average salary £45,000 £33,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.33% -11.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £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
1320 1164 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.38% 96.36% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 974 1097
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +12 18 £45,000 +35.33% 4
North Wales - 1 £37,500 -
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 53 (98.15%) SQL
2 48 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 44 (81.48%) Microsoft
4 43 (79.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (62.96%) T-SQL
7 32 (59.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 32 (59.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (51.85%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (50.00%) ETL
11 25 (46.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (42.59%) OLTP
13 21 (38.89%) Finance
14 19 (35.19%) DTS
15 18 (33.33%) Cognos
16 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
17 14 (25.93%) Kimball Methodology
18 10 (18.52%) MySQL
19 9 (16.67%) Oracle
19 9 (16.67%) Use Case
19 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
20 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
20 8 (14.81%) Clustering
21 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2000
22 5 (9.26%) Windows
23 4 (7.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
23 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
24 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.85%) Sage ERP X3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 43 (79.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (59.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (59.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (46.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (42.59%) OLTP
8 19 (35.19%) DTS
9 10 (18.52%) MySQL
10 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
11 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
14 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
14 1 (1.85%) Big Data
General
1 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) ADO.NET
2 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (1.85%) AS400
3 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (50.00%) ETL
3 14 (25.93%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (16.67%) Use Case
5 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Database Tuning
7 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (3.70%) Migration
8 2 (3.70%) ERP
9 1 (1.85%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.85%) CRM
9 1 (1.85%) Web Development
9 1 (1.85%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.85%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.85%) Line Management
9 1 (1.85%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 53 (98.15%) SQL
2 34 (62.96%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.85%) VBScript
3 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) MCDBA
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 44 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (33.33%) Cognos
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) Apple
5 1 (1.85%) Sage
5 1 (1.85%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.85%) Vertica
5 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
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