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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 785 775 809
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 93 87 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.086% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.091% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 76 73 62
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 £38,750 £39,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.04%
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
100718 95501 103305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83018 80165 88637
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 £26,750 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 0 56 £57,500 - 2
South East -13 14 £47,500 +14.45% 2
Yorkshire - 11 £45,000 -
North West -10 7 - - 1
South West -22 4 £29,000 -42.00%
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 148 (100.00%) MySQL
2 74 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 71 (47.97%) SQL
4 66 (44.59%) Replication
5 60 (40.54%) Linux
6 53 (35.81%) Performance Tuning
7 52 (35.14%) Relational Database
8 51 (34.46%) RDBMS
9 42 (28.38%) Finance
10 40 (27.03%) Performance Monitoring
11 34 (22.97%) Clustering
12 32 (21.62%) Java
13 25 (16.89%) .NET
14 22 (14.86%) Oracle
15 21 (14.19%) VB
16 20 (13.51%) C++
16 20 (13.51%) HTML
16 20 (13.51%) PHP
16 20 (13.51%) Web Services
16 20 (13.51%) E-Commerce
16 20 (13.51%) SOA
16 20 (13.51%) Unit Testing
16 20 (13.51%) Selenium
16 20 (13.51%) Hudson
17 18 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 18 (12.16%) Oracle Database
18 15 (10.14%) CentOS
19 13 (8.78%) Configuration Management
20 12 (8.11%) Red Hat
20 12 (8.11%) Apache

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (8.11%) Apache
2 7 (4.73%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.03%) IIS
4 2 (1.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) Internet
2 3 (2.03%) DNS
2 3 (2.03%) SAN
3 2 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.35%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.35%) VoIP
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (100.00%) MySQL
2 74 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 52 (35.14%) Relational Database
4 51 (34.46%) RDBMS
5 18 (12.16%) Oracle Database
6 12 (8.11%) MariaDB
7 11 (7.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (6.76%) MongoDB
8 10 (6.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (4.73%) NoSQL
10 6 (4.05%) Big Data
11 5 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (3.38%) Hadoop
11 5 (3.38%) CouchDB
12 4 (2.70%) InfiniDB
12 4 (2.70%) Couchbase
12 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (2.03%) Informix
13 3 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (13.51%) Selenium
1 20 (13.51%) Hudson
2 9 (6.08%) JIRA
3 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.70%) Maven
5 2 (1.35%) Subversion
6 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
General
1 42 (28.38%) Finance
2 5 (3.38%) Legal
3 2 (1.35%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.35%) Advertising
3 2 (1.35%) Automotive
3 2 (1.35%) Games
4 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.89%) .NET
2 20 (13.51%) HTML
2 20 (13.51%) Web Services
3 6 (4.05%) LAMP
4 4 (2.70%) XML
4 4 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.03%) Ajax
5 3 (2.03%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.35%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.35%) JDBC
7 1 (0.68%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (44.59%) Replication
2 34 (22.97%) Clustering
3 8 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.73%) Open Source
5 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.35%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) Social Media
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (40.54%) Linux
2 18 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (10.14%) CentOS
4 9 (6.08%) UNIX
5 6 (4.05%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.05%) Windows
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.35%) Debian
7 2 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (35.81%) Performance Tuning
2 40 (27.03%) Performance Monitoring
3 20 (13.51%) E-Commerce
3 20 (13.51%) SOA
3 20 (13.51%) Unit Testing
4 13 (8.78%) Configuration Management
5 11 (7.43%) DevOps
5 11 (7.43%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (4.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (4.73%) Analytics
7 5 (3.38%) TDD
7 5 (3.38%) High Availability
7 5 (3.38%) BDD
8 4 (2.70%) Database Security
9 3 (2.03%) Change Management
9 3 (2.03%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (2.03%) Demand Forecasting
10 2 (1.35%) Mentoring
10 2 (1.35%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 71 (47.97%) SQL
2 32 (21.62%) Java
3 21 (14.19%) VB
4 20 (13.51%) C++
4 20 (13.51%) PHP
5 12 (8.11%) Perl
5 12 (8.11%) Ruby
6 10 (6.76%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.08%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.73%) Python
9 5 (3.38%) C#
10 4 (2.70%) Korn
10 4 (2.70%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.03%) AWK
11 3 (2.03%) sed
12 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.68%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (14.86%) Oracle
2 12 (8.11%) Red Hat
3 9 (6.08%) Percona
4 4 (2.70%) Infobright
4 4 (2.70%) Tableau
4 4 (2.70%) VMware
5 3 (2.03%) HP
5 3 (2.03%) Vertica
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft
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