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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 861 869 834
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 21 56 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.049% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.052% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 14 50 30
Average salary £55,000 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.80%
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
95322 107194 96558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.63% 94.60% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 79211 88826 81230
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £27,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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
East of England +20 7 £55,000 -18.51% 1
South East +11 7 £37,500 - 2
London +25 2 £55,000 +29.41% 1
North West +3 2 £42,500 -12.82%
South West - 2 £29,000 - 2
East Midlands +12 1 £42,500 - 2
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 30 (52.63%) Linux
3 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
4 21 (36.84%) Clustering
5 19 (33.33%) Replication
5 19 (33.33%) SQL
6 17 (29.82%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
7 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database
7 12 (21.05%) Oracle
7 12 (21.05%) RDBMS
7 12 (21.05%) Red Hat
8 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce
9 10 (17.54%) C++
9 10 (17.54%) Java
9 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (17.54%) Bash Shell
10 9 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (15.79%) Selenium
10 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
10 9 (15.79%) NoSQL
10 9 (15.79%) Hudson
10 9 (15.79%) HTML
10 9 (15.79%) VB
10 9 (15.79%) .NET
10 9 (15.79%) Web Services
10 9 (15.79%) SOA
11 8 (14.04%) PHP
12 7 (12.28%) Oracle9i Database
12 7 (12.28%) Redis

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
1 2 (3.51%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon S3
2 4 (7.02%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.51%) DNS
1 2 (3.51%) VLAN
1 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) MySQL
2 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
3 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 12 (21.05%) RDBMS
4 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (15.79%) NoSQL
6 7 (12.28%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (12.28%) Redis
6 7 (12.28%) MariaDB
7 6 (10.53%) MongoDB
7 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (8.77%) Couchbase
9 4 (7.02%) TokuDB
9 4 (7.02%) Big Data
9 4 (7.02%) Hadoop
10 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Selenium
1 9 (15.79%) Hudson
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Publishing
2 3 (5.26%) French Language
3 1 (1.75%) Law
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) HTML
1 9 (15.79%) .NET
1 9 (15.79%) Web Services
2 2 (3.51%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Clustering
2 19 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Debian
5 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce
3 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
3 9 (15.79%) SOA
4 7 (12.28%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.28%) Patch Management
5 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.02%) DevOps
6 4 (7.02%) Line Management
6 4 (7.02%) Analytics
6 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.26%) Migration
7 3 (5.26%) Data Management
7 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.51%) Open Source
8 2 (3.51%) High Availability
8 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.75%) Data Security
9 1 (1.75%) OOP
9 1 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (17.54%) C++
2 10 (17.54%) Java
2 10 (17.54%) Bash Shell
3 9 (15.79%) VB
4 8 (14.04%) PHP
5 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) OCP
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Nagios
2 4 (7.02%) HAProxy
2 4 (7.02%) Puppet
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (5.26%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.51%) Ansible
4 2 (3.51%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Oracle
1 12 (21.05%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Splunk
3 2 (3.51%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Informatica
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 30000-38000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago