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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 849 846 811
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 29 55 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.050% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.053% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 18 47 44
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 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 3 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
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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
South East +18 12 £52,500 +31.25% 1
London +1 8 £55,000 -
East of England +8 5 £55,000 -18.51%
North West -6 3 £45,000 -14.28% 2
East Midlands +3 1 - - 2
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 62 (100.00%) MySQL
2 39 (62.90%) Linux
3 27 (43.55%) Replication
4 22 (35.48%) Clustering
5 21 (33.87%) Oracle
6 19 (30.65%) Oracle Database
7 17 (27.42%) Relational Database
7 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
7 17 (27.42%) RDBMS
8 16 (25.81%) SQL
9 15 (24.19%) Red Hat
9 15 (24.19%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (22.58%) C++
10 14 (22.58%) E-Commerce
11 12 (19.35%) PHP
11 12 (19.35%) NoSQL
11 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (17.74%) Bash Shell
13 9 (14.52%) Python
14 8 (12.90%) Java
14 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (12.90%) Couchbase
14 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (12.90%) Degree
14 8 (12.90%) Ubuntu
15 7 (11.29%) Unit Testing
15 7 (11.29%) Selenium
15 7 (11.29%) Problem Management
15 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (8.06%) Apache
1 5 (8.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.68%) SaaS
3 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Firewall
2 5 (8.06%) VLAN
2 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.61%) SSL
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (100.00%) MySQL
2 19 (30.65%) Oracle Database
3 17 (27.42%) Relational Database
3 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
3 17 (27.42%) RDBMS
4 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (19.35%) NoSQL
5 8 (12.90%) Couchbase
6 7 (11.29%) Redis
6 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
6 7 (11.29%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (9.68%) MariaDB
8 5 (8.06%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (6.45%) Big Data
10 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (4.84%) TokuDB
10 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
11 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Selenium
1 7 (11.29%) Hudson
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) French Language
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.61%) Law
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) HTML
1 7 (11.29%) .NET
1 7 (11.29%) Web Services
2 3 (4.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (43.55%) Replication
2 22 (35.48%) Clustering
3 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.06%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (62.90%) Linux
2 8 (12.90%) Ubuntu
3 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.68%) CentOS
5 4 (6.45%) Windows
6 2 (3.23%) UNIX
7 1 (1.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (22.58%) E-Commerce
3 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.29%) Problem Management
4 7 (11.29%) Unit Testing
4 7 (11.29%) SOA
4 7 (11.29%) Patch Management
5 6 (9.68%) Data Privacy
5 6 (9.68%) Database Tuning
5 6 (9.68%) ETL
5 6 (9.68%) Benchmarking
5 6 (9.68%) Project Management
6 5 (8.06%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.45%) Analytics
7 4 (6.45%) Line Management
8 3 (4.84%) DevOps
8 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.84%) High Availability
9 2 (3.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 14 (22.58%) C++
3 12 (19.35%) PHP
4 11 (17.74%) Bash Shell
5 9 (14.52%) Python
6 8 (12.90%) Java
7 7 (11.29%) VB
8 6 (9.68%) C
9 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.23%) Perl
11 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.61%) Ruby
11 1 (1.61%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.61%) OCP
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Nagios
1 5 (8.06%) Puppet
1 5 (8.06%) Ansible
1 5 (8.06%) logstash
2 3 (4.84%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Oracle
2 15 (24.19%) Red Hat
3 6 (9.68%) VMware
4 5 (8.06%) Splunk
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.61%) Informatica
6 1 (1.61%) Google
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