Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was - in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Server Database Administrator
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 138 137
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.093% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.095% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
South Wales median annual salary - £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.68% +10.71%
Wales median annual salary - £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +15.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1364 2114 2404
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.20% 98.01% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1892 2064
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,650 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,250 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in South Wales

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in South Wales.

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in South Wales