The table below looks at the statistics for the MySQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 814 831 803
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 35 32 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.032% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.034% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 50
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
MySQL 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 England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94349 93880 96743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.44% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78390 76321 82592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MySQL DBA in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

MySQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

MySQL DBA
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL DBA across the England region.

MySQL DBA Salary Trend in England

MySQL DBA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

MySQL DBA Salary Histogram in England

MySQL DBA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
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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
London -1 17 £45,000 -12.19% 1
South East -12 15 £45,000 +12.50%
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
East of England - 1 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 - 1
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited MySQL 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 MySQL DBA in their job title.

1 115 (100.00%) MySQL
2 57 (49.57%) SQL Server
2 57 (49.57%) SQL
2 57 (49.57%) Linux
3 40 (34.78%) RDBMS
3 40 (34.78%) Relational Database
4 37 (32.17%) Performance Tuning
5 27 (23.48%) Performance Monitoring
6 24 (20.87%) Replication
7 21 (18.26%) Clustering
8 20 (17.39%) MS Excel
8 20 (17.39%) Oracle
9 19 (16.52%) E-Commerce
10 18 (15.65%) MariaDB
11 17 (14.78%) Oracle Database
11 17 (14.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (13.04%) Red Hat
13 14 (12.17%) PHP
13 14 (12.17%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (11.30%) Finance
14 13 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (9.57%) Shell Script
15 11 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (9.57%) DevOps
16 10 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (8.70%) NoSQL
16 10 (8.70%) Redis
16 10 (8.70%) LAMP
17 9 (7.83%) Java
17 9 (7.83%) Bash Shell

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited MySQL 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 MySQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.22%) Apache
2 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.96%) Amazon S3
3 6 (5.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (100.00%) MySQL
2 57 (49.57%) SQL Server
3 40 (34.78%) RDBMS
3 40 (34.78%) Relational Database
4 18 (15.65%) MariaDB
5 17 (14.78%) Oracle Database
6 14 (12.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (8.70%) NoSQL
8 10 (8.70%) Redis
9 8 (6.96%) TokuDB
9 8 (6.96%) Hadoop
10 6 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (4.35%) MongoDB
11 5 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (3.48%) Big Data
12 4 (3.48%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Selenium
1 7 (6.09%) Hudson
2 3 (2.61%) JIRA
3 2 (1.74%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.87%) Subversion
4 1 (0.87%) Maven
General
1 13 (11.30%) Finance
2 3 (2.61%) French Language
2 3 (2.61%) Publishing
3 2 (1.74%) Legal
3 2 (1.74%) Automotive
4 1 (0.87%) Law
4 1 (0.87%) Games
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.70%) LAMP
2 8 (6.96%) .NET
3 7 (6.09%) HTML
3 7 (6.09%) Web Services
4 6 (5.22%) XML
5 5 (4.35%) REST
6 2 (1.74%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.74%) JDBC
7 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.87%) Replication
2 21 (18.26%) Clustering
3 5 (4.35%) Open Source
4 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (49.57%) Linux
2 17 (14.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (6.96%) UNIX
3 8 (6.96%) Windows
4 3 (2.61%) CentOS
5 2 (1.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.17%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (23.48%) Performance Monitoring
3 19 (16.52%) E-Commerce
4 13 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.57%) DevOps
6 7 (6.09%) Unit Testing
6 7 (6.09%) SOA
6 7 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.22%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.48%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.48%) Line Management
9 4 (3.48%) Analytics
10 3 (2.61%) Database Security
10 3 (2.61%) Change Management
10 3 (2.61%) Migration
10 3 (2.61%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.61%) Data Management
11 2 (1.74%) TDD
11 2 (1.74%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 57 (49.57%) SQL
2 14 (12.17%) PHP
3 11 (9.57%) Shell Script
4 9 (7.83%) Bash Shell
4 9 (7.83%) Java
5 7 (6.09%) C++
5 7 (6.09%) VB
6 4 (3.48%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.61%) sed
7 3 (2.61%) AWK
8 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.87%) C#
8 1 (0.87%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) OCP
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.87%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (2.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (6.96%) HAProxy
2 7 (6.09%) Puppet
2 7 (6.09%) Nagios
3 3 (2.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (17.39%) Oracle
2 15 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.48%) Percona
5 3 (2.61%) Tableau
6 1 (0.87%) Informatica
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 28 days ago