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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 795 769 832
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 95 76 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.076% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.081% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 80 65 60
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £41,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -5.68%
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
100676 94267 105178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.30% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79096 90290
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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
London +18 61 £57,500 -4.16% 2
South East -21 13 £47,500 +21.79%
Yorkshire - 10 £43,750 - 1
North West -17 5 - -
South West -24 4 £29,000 -42.00%
East Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 150 (100.00%) MySQL
2 74 (49.33%) SQL
3 70 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 70 (46.67%) Replication
4 64 (42.67%) Linux
5 53 (35.33%) Performance Tuning
6 50 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 49 (32.67%) RDBMS
8 41 (27.33%) Finance
9 37 (24.67%) Performance Monitoring
10 34 (22.67%) Clustering
11 33 (22.00%) Java
12 24 (16.00%) .NET
13 23 (15.33%) Oracle
14 21 (14.00%) VB
15 20 (13.33%) C++
15 20 (13.33%) HTML
15 20 (13.33%) PHP
15 20 (13.33%) Web Services
15 20 (13.33%) SOA
15 20 (13.33%) Unit Testing
15 20 (13.33%) Selenium
15 20 (13.33%) Hudson
16 19 (12.67%) E-Commerce
17 17 (11.33%) Oracle Database
18 15 (10.00%) CentOS
19 14 (9.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 13 (8.67%) Percona
20 13 (8.67%) Perl
20 13 (8.67%) Configuration Management

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 12 (8.00%) Apache
2 8 (5.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) SAN
1 4 (2.67%) Internet
2 3 (2.00%) DNS
3 2 (1.33%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.33%) VoIP
3 2 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (100.00%) MySQL
2 70 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 50 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 49 (32.67%) RDBMS
5 17 (11.33%) Oracle Database
6 12 (8.00%) MariaDB
7 10 (6.67%) MongoDB
7 10 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (4.67%) Big Data
10 6 (4.00%) NoSQL
11 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (3.33%) Hadoop
11 5 (3.33%) CouchDB
11 5 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (2.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 20 (13.33%) Selenium
1 20 (13.33%) Hudson
2 9 (6.00%) JIRA
3 5 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.67%) Maven
5 2 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 41 (27.33%) Finance
2 5 (3.33%) Legal
3 4 (2.67%) Advertising
4 3 (2.00%) Marketing
5 2 (1.33%) Games
5 2 (1.33%) Automotive
5 2 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.00%) .NET
2 20 (13.33%) Web Services
2 20 (13.33%) HTML
3 6 (4.00%) LAMP
4 3 (2.00%) XML
4 3 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.00%) Ajax
4 3 (2.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.33%) JDBC
5 2 (1.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.67%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (46.67%) Replication
2 34 (22.67%) Clustering
3 8 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.33%) Open Source
4 4 (2.67%) User Experience
5 3 (2.00%) Social Media
6 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.33%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 64 (42.67%) Linux
2 15 (10.00%) CentOS
3 14 (9.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (6.67%) UNIX
5 6 (4.00%) Windows
5 6 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (2.00%) Debian
8 2 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (35.33%) Performance Tuning
2 37 (24.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 20 (13.33%) SOA
3 20 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 19 (12.67%) E-Commerce
5 13 (8.67%) Configuration Management
6 11 (7.33%) DevOps
7 10 (6.67%) Analytics
8 9 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.67%) Web Development
9 7 (4.67%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (4.67%) High Availability
10 5 (3.33%) BDD
10 5 (3.33%) TDD
10 5 (3.33%) Change Management
11 4 (2.67%) Project Management
11 4 (2.67%) UX Design
11 4 (2.67%) Database Security
12 3 (2.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (49.33%) SQL
2 33 (22.00%) Java
3 21 (14.00%) VB
4 20 (13.33%) C++
4 20 (13.33%) PHP
5 13 (8.67%) Perl
6 12 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 12 (8.00%) Ruby
7 10 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.67%) Python
9 4 (2.67%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.67%) Korn
9 4 (2.67%) C#
10 3 (2.00%) sed
10 3 (2.00%) AWK
11 2 (1.33%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (7.33%) Degree
2 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.67%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (15.33%) Oracle
2 13 (8.67%) Percona
3 8 (5.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.67%) VMware
4 4 (2.67%) Tableau
4 4 (2.67%) Vertica
4 4 (2.67%) Infobright
4 4 (2.67%) HP
5 3 (2.00%) JBoss
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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