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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 841 819 871
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 64 92 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.094% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.097% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 45 85 38
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £33,500 £39,850
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
91358 94470 93145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.12% 96.49% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77495 78985 75634
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
London +11 32 £55,000 +22.22% 4
East Midlands +21 20 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Yorkshire +13 5 £40,000 -8.57% 2
North West +32 4 £45,000 +20.00%
South East -44 3 £40,500 -10.00% 1
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 152 (100.00%) MySQL
2 79 (51.97%) SQL
3 66 (43.42%) Replication
4 49 (32.24%) Linux
5 39 (25.66%) E-Commerce
5 39 (25.66%) SQL Server
6 33 (21.71%) Clustering
7 31 (20.39%) Oracle
8 30 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
8 30 (19.74%) Performance Tuning
9 29 (19.08%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (18.42%) Performance Analysis
10 28 (18.42%) NoSQL
11 27 (17.76%) High Availability
11 27 (17.76%) DevOps
11 27 (17.76%) MS Excel
12 26 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (15.79%) Microsoft
14 23 (15.13%) Firewall
14 23 (15.13%) Ubuntu
15 22 (14.47%) DNS
15 22 (14.47%) Apache
15 22 (14.47%) Python
16 21 (13.82%) Incident Management
16 21 (13.82%) Git (software)
16 21 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (13.82%) hybris
16 21 (13.82%) Puppet
17 20 (13.16%) OpenStack

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (14.47%) Apache
2 20 (13.16%) OpenStack
3 9 (5.92%) Apache Solr
3 9 (5.92%) Confluence
4 5 (3.29%) Apache Pig
4 5 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 27 (17.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.13%) Firewall
2 22 (14.47%) DNS
3 6 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.97%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.97%) VLAN
5 2 (1.32%) SSH
6 1 (0.66%) SSL
6 1 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (100.00%) MySQL
2 39 (25.66%) SQL Server
3 29 (19.08%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (18.42%) NoSQL
5 19 (12.50%) MariaDB
5 19 (12.50%) OLTP
6 18 (11.84%) OLAP
7 17 (11.18%) Amazon RDS
8 15 (9.87%) MongoDB
8 15 (9.87%) Oracle OLAP
9 13 (8.55%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (7.24%) Oracle Database
10 11 (7.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (5.92%) Redis
13 8 (5.26%) Big Data
13 8 (5.26%) Relational Database
14 7 (4.61%) Pentaho
14 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (3.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 21 (13.82%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.18%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.92%) JIRA
4 5 (3.29%) Subversion
4 5 (3.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (9.87%) Finance
2 9 (5.92%) Publishing
3 8 (5.26%) Law
4 5 (3.29%) Banking
5 4 (2.63%) Games
6 3 (1.97%) Front Office
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.26%) LAMP
2 3 (1.97%) ELK Stack
2 3 (1.97%) REST
2 3 (1.97%) XML
3 2 (1.32%) CakePHP
3 2 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 66 (43.42%) Replication
2 33 (21.71%) Clustering
3 21 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.92%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.61%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.29%) CMDB
7 3 (1.97%) Online Games
7 3 (1.97%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 49 (32.24%) Linux
2 23 (15.13%) Ubuntu
3 18 (11.84%) Windows
4 7 (4.61%) CentOS
5 5 (3.29%) Unix
6 4 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.66%) AIX
8 1 (0.66%) Debian
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.66%) E-Commerce
2 30 (19.74%) Performance Tuning
3 28 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (18.42%) Performance Analysis
4 27 (17.76%) DevOps
4 27 (17.76%) High Availability
5 26 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (13.82%) Incident Management
7 19 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 18 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (8.55%) ITIL
9 13 (8.55%) PRINCE2
10 12 (7.89%) Analytics
11 10 (6.58%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (5.92%) ETL
12 9 (5.92%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.92%) Time Management
13 8 (5.26%) Data Modelling
14 7 (4.61%) Configuration Management
14 7 (4.61%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 79 (51.97%) SQL
2 22 (14.47%) Python
3 19 (12.50%) Perl
4 14 (9.21%) Shell Script
5 12 (7.89%) Java
5 12 (7.89%) PHP
6 11 (7.24%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.61%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.29%) C
8 5 (3.29%) Pig Latin
8 5 (3.29%) Ruby
9 1 (0.66%) C++
9 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (5.26%) Degree
1 8 (5.26%) MySQL Certification
2 5 (3.29%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.32%) MCSA
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.66%) MCITP
4 1 (0.66%) MCSE
4 1 (0.66%) MCTS
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.89%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.97%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.32%) KVM
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (13.82%) Puppet
2 16 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.58%) Ansible
4 3 (1.97%) logstash
Vendors
1 31 (20.39%) Oracle
2 24 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 21 (13.82%) hybris
4 10 (6.58%) Sybase
5 9 (5.92%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.95%) VMware
7 5 (3.29%) Hortonworks
7 5 (3.29%) Talend
8 4 (2.63%) Apple
9 3 (1.97%) Splunk
10 2 (1.32%) Cognos
10 2 (1.32%) IBM
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