The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had MySQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL Database Administrator
UK
Rank 822 873 860
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 27 65 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.064% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.066% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 86
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,200 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £59,150 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured MySQL DBA in the job title.

MySQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MySQL DBA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the UK.

MySQL DBA Salary Trend in the UK

MySQL DBA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL DBA over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 within the UK.

MySQL DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

MySQL DBA
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +69 27 £65,000 +30.00% 18
South East +84 19 £65,000 +60.49% 4
Hampshire - 12 £65,000 - 3
Farnborough - 10 £65,000 - 1
London +32 5 £62,500 +13.63% 6
Buckinghamshire +20 3 £45,000 +11.11%
Surrey - 3 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £45,000 -
Shropshire - 3 £45,000 - 7
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 - 7
Telford - 2 £45,000 - 7
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £70,000 -
Oxford - 1 £57,500 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 £37,500 - 1

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, MySQL DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring MySQL DBA in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) MySQL
2 29 (59.18%) SQL
3 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
4 22 (44.90%) MongoDB
5 21 (42.86%) NoSQL
6 17 (34.69%) High Availability
7 13 (26.53%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (26.53%) Linux
8 11 (22.45%) Galera Cluster
9 10 (20.41%) Oracle
9 10 (20.41%) Percona
10 9 (18.37%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (16.33%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (16.33%) PCI DSS
11 8 (16.33%) Clustering
11 8 (16.33%) Change Management
11 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (14.29%) Replication
12 7 (14.29%) Finance
13 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
14 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
14 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
14 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
14 5 (10.20%) Legal
15 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
15 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity
15 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
15 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.04%) SAS
2 1 (2.04%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) MySQL
2 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
3 22 (44.90%) MongoDB
4 21 (42.86%) NoSQL
5 13 (26.53%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
8 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (6.12%) MariaDB
8 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
9 2 (4.08%) Redis
9 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Legal
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.12%) Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Advertising
6 1 (2.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Clustering
2 7 (14.29%) Replication
3 4 (8.16%) Fintech
4 3 (6.12%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.08%) Statistics
6 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.04%) FMCG
6 1 (2.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) CentOS
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) High Availability
2 8 (16.33%) Change Management
2 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (16.33%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
4 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.12%) DevOps
6 3 (6.12%) Open Source
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Optimisation
6 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Stress Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (2.04%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
1 10 (20.41%) Percona
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) Splunk
3 3 (6.12%) Tableau
3 3 (6.12%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) Remedy
5 1 (2.04%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) hybris
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
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Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pensionm negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + flexi hours
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
The Workshop
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Beneifts
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Health care, Pension scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Dental, Healthcare + more
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Posted: 26 days ago