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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 799 815 803
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 38 38 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.039% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.041% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 33 35 62
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 January 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 January 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
South East -7 21 £45,000 +12.50% 1
London -20 13 £55,000 - 5
North West 0 3 £41,500 -7.77%
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 134 (100.00%) MySQL
2 72 (53.73%) SQL Server
3 69 (51.49%) SQL
4 60 (44.78%) Linux
5 51 (38.06%) RDBMS
5 51 (38.06%) Relational Database
6 44 (32.84%) Performance Tuning
7 40 (29.85%) Replication
8 36 (26.87%) Performance Monitoring
9 31 (23.13%) Clustering
10 27 (20.15%) Finance
11 21 (15.67%) Oracle
11 21 (15.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (14.93%) E-Commerce
13 18 (13.43%) MS Excel
13 18 (13.43%) Oracle Database
14 17 (12.69%) .NET
14 17 (12.69%) MariaDB
14 17 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (11.94%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (11.94%) Java
15 16 (11.94%) Red Hat
16 15 (11.19%) VB
17 14 (10.45%) C++
17 14 (10.45%) HTML
17 14 (10.45%) PHP
17 14 (10.45%) Web Services
17 14 (10.45%) SOA
17 14 (10.45%) Selenium
17 14 (10.45%) Unit Testing

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 10 (7.46%) Apache
2 5 (3.73%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.48%) Amazon S3
3 5 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) DNS
1 2 (1.49%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (100.00%) MySQL
2 72 (53.73%) SQL Server
3 51 (38.06%) RDBMS
3 51 (38.06%) Relational Database
4 18 (13.43%) Oracle Database
5 17 (12.69%) MariaDB
6 16 (11.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (5.97%) MongoDB
8 8 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (4.48%) NoSQL
9 6 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (4.48%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.48%) Redis
9 6 (4.48%) TokuDB
10 5 (3.73%) CouchDB
10 5 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (10.45%) Selenium
1 14 (10.45%) Hudson
2 8 (5.97%) JIRA
3 5 (3.73%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.24%) Maven
5 2 (1.49%) Subversion
6 1 (0.75%) Liquibase
General
1 27 (20.15%) Finance
2 5 (3.73%) Legal
3 3 (2.24%) Publishing
4 2 (1.49%) Games
4 2 (1.49%) Automotive
4 2 (1.49%) French Language
5 1 (0.75%) Law
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.69%) .NET
2 14 (10.45%) Web Services
2 14 (10.45%) HTML
3 12 (8.96%) LAMP
4 8 (5.97%) XML
5 5 (3.73%) REST
6 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.49%) JDBC
7 2 (1.49%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.49%) Ajax
7 2 (1.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.85%) Replication
2 31 (23.13%) Clustering
3 8 (5.97%) Open Source
4 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 60 (44.78%) Linux
2 21 (15.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (6.72%) Windows
4 8 (5.97%) UNIX
4 8 (5.97%) CentOS
5 4 (2.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.84%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (26.87%) Performance Monitoring
3 20 (14.93%) E-Commerce
4 17 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (10.45%) Unit Testing
5 14 (10.45%) SOA
5 14 (10.45%) DevOps
6 12 (8.96%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.73%) TDD
9 5 (3.73%) BDD
10 3 (2.24%) Database Security
10 3 (2.24%) Data Management
10 3 (2.24%) Change Management
10 3 (2.24%) Migration
11 2 (1.49%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.49%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (1.49%) Analytics
11 2 (1.49%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (51.49%) SQL
2 16 (11.94%) Java
3 15 (11.19%) VB
4 14 (10.45%) C++
4 14 (10.45%) PHP
5 10 (7.46%) Shell Script
6 6 (4.48%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.24%) sed
8 3 (2.24%) AWK
8 3 (2.24%) C#
9 1 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (5.22%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (0.75%) OCP
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) Puppet
2 6 (4.48%) HAProxy
3 5 (3.73%) Nagios
4 2 (1.49%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (15.67%) Oracle
2 16 (11.94%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.99%) Tableau
4 4 (2.99%) Percona
5 3 (2.24%) VMware
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: Circa £37,000, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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