The table below looks at the statistics for the MySQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 414 402 420
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 21 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.040% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.042% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 21
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
MySQL DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19829 18833 20898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.60% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16199 15045 18115
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MySQL DBA in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

MySQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MySQL DBA
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL DBA across the South East region.

MySQL DBA Salary Trend in the South East

MySQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL DBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MySQL DBA Salary Histogram in the South East

MySQL DBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Hampshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £37,500 -
Kent - 4 £55,000 -
East Sussex -19 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Berkshire - 1 £32,500 -
MySQL DBA
England

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 39 (100.00%) MySQL
2 25 (64.10%) Linux
3 22 (56.41%) SQL Server
4 18 (46.15%) Replication
5 16 (41.03%) MariaDB
6 12 (30.77%) SQL
7 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
7 11 (28.21%) RDBMS
7 11 (28.21%) Clustering
7 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
8 10 (25.64%) DevOps
8 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (20.51%) XML
10 7 (17.95%) .NET
10 7 (17.95%) LAMP
10 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
10 7 (17.95%) MongoDB
10 7 (17.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (15.38%) Amazon S3
11 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (15.38%) TokuDB
11 6 (15.38%) HAProxy
11 6 (15.38%) Hadoop
11 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
12 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
12 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (12.82%) Windows

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (10.26%) Apache
1 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon S3
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) MySQL
2 22 (56.41%) SQL Server
3 16 (41.03%) MariaDB
4 11 (28.21%) RDBMS
4 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
5 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (17.95%) MongoDB
6 7 (17.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (15.38%) TokuDB
7 6 (15.38%) Hadoop
8 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (12.82%) Redis
8 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
9 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (10.26%) CouchDB
10 3 (7.69%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.26%) Hudson
1 4 (10.26%) JIRA
1 4 (10.26%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
1 4 (10.26%) Legal
2 3 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) XML
2 7 (17.95%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) LAMP
3 5 (12.82%) REST
4 4 (10.26%) Web Services
4 4 (10.26%) HTML
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.13%) Ajax
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Replication
2 11 (28.21%) Clustering
3 4 (10.26%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) CentOS
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (25.64%) DevOps
2 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
4 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.26%) BDD
5 4 (10.26%) TDD
5 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.26%) SOA
6 3 (7.69%) Data Management
6 3 (7.69%) Change Management
6 3 (7.69%) Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Database Security
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.26%) VB
3 4 (10.26%) C++
3 4 (10.26%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.69%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) AWK
4 3 (7.69%) sed
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) HAProxy
2 4 (10.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Percona
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