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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 836 841 835
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 30 39 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.037% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.039% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 29
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £51,000 £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
95668 99324 96326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79169 81086 81446
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 £66,000 £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 30 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 30 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
(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 -3 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South East +8 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East of England +17 2 £60,000 -11.11%
South West - 2 £29,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 79 (100.00%) MySQL
2 47 (59.49%) Linux
3 35 (44.30%) SQL Server
4 32 (40.51%) SQL
5 21 (26.58%) RDBMS
5 21 (26.58%) Relational Database
6 20 (25.32%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (25.32%) Clustering
7 17 (21.52%) Replication
8 16 (20.25%) MariaDB
9 15 (18.99%) MS Excel
10 13 (16.46%) E-Commerce
11 12 (15.19%) Oracle
11 12 (15.19%) Oracle Database
12 11 (13.92%) Red Hat
12 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (12.66%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (12.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (11.39%) Bash Shell
14 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
14 9 (11.39%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (11.39%) Redis
14 9 (11.39%) LAMP
14 9 (11.39%) PHP
15 8 (10.13%) Shell Script
15 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
15 8 (10.13%) .NET

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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.

Applications
1 15 (18.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.13%) Amazon S3
3 6 (7.59%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) MySQL
2 35 (44.30%) SQL Server
3 21 (26.58%) RDBMS
3 21 (26.58%) Relational Database
4 16 (20.25%) MariaDB
5 12 (15.19%) Oracle Database
6 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (12.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
8 9 (11.39%) Redis
9 8 (10.13%) TokuDB
9 8 (10.13%) Hadoop
10 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (5.06%) Big Data
12 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (3.80%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Selenium
1 7 (8.86%) Hudson
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) French Language
2 3 (3.80%) Publishing
3 1 (1.27%) Games
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) LAMP
2 8 (10.13%) .NET
3 7 (8.86%) Web Services
3 7 (8.86%) HTML
4 6 (7.59%) XML
5 5 (6.33%) REST
6 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Clustering
2 17 (21.52%) Replication
3 3 (3.80%) Open Source
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (59.49%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (10.13%) Windows
4 5 (6.33%) UNIX
5 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (16.46%) E-Commerce
3 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.39%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (10.13%) DevOps
6 7 (8.86%) Unit Testing
6 7 (8.86%) SOA
7 5 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.06%) Line Management
8 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.06%) Analytics
9 3 (3.80%) Data Management
9 3 (3.80%) Migration
9 3 (3.80%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.27%) High Availability
10 1 (1.27%) Scrum
10 1 (1.27%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.27%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.51%) SQL
2 9 (11.39%) PHP
2 9 (11.39%) Bash Shell
3 8 (10.13%) Shell Script
4 7 (8.86%) C++
4 7 (8.86%) Java
4 7 (8.86%) VB
5 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.27%) Perl
6 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) OCP
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) HAProxy
2 7 (8.86%) Nagios
3 4 (5.06%) Puppet
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (3.80%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle
2 11 (13.92%) Red Hat
3 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) Informatica
4 1 (1.27%) Percona
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