Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Senior Database Administrator
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 155 154
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.048% 0.038% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.039% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £40,082 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.51% -7.86% +51.02%
10th Percentile £46,250 £40,082 £41,350
90th Percentile £48,750 £40,082 £46,650
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -1.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 2025 2550 2661
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 96.63% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1758 2209 2243
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,476 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DBA in Wales

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Senior DBA in Wales

Senior 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 Senior DBA within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +33 1 £47,500 +18.51%
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking

Senior DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle