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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 851 837 804
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 27 60 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.055% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.058% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 18 52 52
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £41,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -5.26%
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 +5 11 £53,500 -6.95% 3
South East +7 10 £52,500 +16.66% 1
North West -6 3 £47,500 -9.52% 1
East of England +3 1 £55,000 -24.13%
Yorkshire 0 1 £30,000 -33.33% 1
East Midlands -2 1 - - 3
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 57 (100.00%) MySQL
2 37 (64.91%) Linux
3 30 (52.63%) Replication
4 25 (43.86%) Oracle
5 21 (36.84%) Oracle Database
6 20 (35.09%) Clustering
7 17 (29.82%) Red Hat
8 16 (28.07%) RDBMS
8 16 (28.07%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (28.07%) Relational Database
9 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
10 13 (22.81%) C++
11 12 (21.05%) PHP
11 12 (21.05%) SQL
11 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
11 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (19.30%) Python
13 10 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (17.54%) NoSQL
14 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (15.79%) Ubuntu
14 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (14.04%) Firewall
15 8 (14.04%) Degree
15 8 (14.04%) Bash Shell
15 8 (14.04%) Couchbase
16 7 (12.28%) CentOS
16 7 (12.28%) Patch Management
16 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (8.77%) Apache
1 5 (8.77%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) SaaS
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) Firewall
2 5 (8.77%) VLAN
2 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.77%) DNS
3 3 (5.26%) SSL
3 3 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) MySQL
2 21 (36.84%) Oracle Database
3 16 (28.07%) Relational Database
3 16 (28.07%) RDBMS
4 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
5 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (17.54%) NoSQL
7 8 (14.04%) Couchbase
8 7 (12.28%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (10.53%) MongoDB
9 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (8.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (8.77%) Redis
10 5 (8.77%) MariaDB
11 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (3.51%) TokuDB
13 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Selenium
1 6 (10.53%) Hudson
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Legal
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) HTML
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
1 6 (10.53%) Web Services
2 3 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (52.63%) Replication
2 20 (35.09%) Clustering
3 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.77%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (64.91%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Ubuntu
2 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (12.28%) CentOS
4 2 (3.51%) UNIX
4 2 (3.51%) Windows
5 1 (1.75%) Debian
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.28%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.28%) Patch Management
5 6 (10.53%) Data Privacy
5 6 (10.53%) Database Tuning
5 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 6 (10.53%) SOA
5 6 (10.53%) ETL
5 6 (10.53%) Benchmarking
5 6 (10.53%) Project Management
6 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
6 5 (8.77%) High Availability
7 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.51%) ITSM
8 2 (3.51%) Analytics
8 2 (3.51%) Open Source
8 2 (3.51%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) C++
2 12 (21.05%) PHP
2 12 (21.05%) SQL
3 11 (19.30%) Python
4 8 (14.04%) Bash Shell
5 7 (12.28%) Java
6 6 (10.53%) C
6 6 (10.53%) VB
7 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.26%) Bourne shell
8 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.75%) Perl
10 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.75%) RHCE
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (1.75%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Puppet
1 5 (8.77%) Ansible
1 5 (8.77%) logstash
2 2 (3.51%) HAProxy
2 2 (3.51%) Nagios
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Oracle
2 17 (29.82%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.28%) VMware
4 5 (8.77%) Splunk
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) Informatica
6 1 (1.75%) Google
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