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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 872 870 860
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 24 71 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.066% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.068% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23 53 91
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.17% -

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016 within the UK.

MySQL DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

MySQL DBA
Top 14 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 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 24 £52,500 +1.94% 6
London +23 14 £52,500 -
South East +32 7 £51,500 +21.17% 3
Hampshire - 5 £51,500 - 2
East Midlands +16 3 £42,000 +20.00%
City of London - 3 £52,500 -
Surrey +18 2 £60,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £42,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £42,000 -
Woking - 2 £60,000 -
Northamptonshire +22 1 - -
Northampton +18 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £55,000 - 1
Southampton - 1 £45,000 -

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 71 (100.00%) MySQL
2 47 (66.20%) SQL Server
3 38 (53.52%) SQL
4 32 (45.07%) Linux
5 28 (39.44%) Oracle
5 28 (39.44%) High Availability
6 23 (32.39%) MongoDB
6 23 (32.39%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (29.58%) Replication
7 21 (29.58%) Clustering
8 20 (28.17%) Telecoms
9 17 (23.94%) Relational Database
10 16 (22.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (22.54%) NoSQL
11 15 (21.13%) Unix
12 14 (19.72%) Database Security
13 12 (16.90%) Shell Script
14 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
14 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (15.49%) Degree
15 10 (14.08%) Business Continuity
15 10 (14.08%) QA
15 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (12.68%) Performance Monitoring
17 8 (11.27%) Percona
17 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 8 (11.27%) PCI DSS
17 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
17 8 (11.27%) PostgreSQL

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 7 (9.86%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.23%) Confluence
2 3 (4.23%) SAS
3 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Internet
2 3 (4.23%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (100.00%) MySQL
2 47 (66.20%) SQL Server
3 23 (32.39%) MongoDB
4 17 (23.94%) Relational Database
5 16 (22.54%) NoSQL
6 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (11.27%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
7 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (8.45%) MariaDB
9 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.23%) Power BI
10 3 (4.23%) QlikView
11 2 (2.82%) DB2
11 2 (2.82%) DTS
11 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.82%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (2.82%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) JIRA
2 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 20 (28.17%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.86%) Legal
3 6 (8.45%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Back Office
4 2 (2.82%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Publishing
5 1 (1.41%) Automotive
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) LAMP
3 1 (1.41%) REST
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) Clustering
1 21 (29.58%) Replication
2 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.04%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (7.04%) Statistics
4 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.63%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Linux
2 15 (21.13%) Unix
3 3 (4.23%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
5 1 (1.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) High Availability
2 23 (32.39%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (22.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (19.72%) Database Security
5 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.08%) Business Continuity
6 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (12.68%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (9.86%) DevOps
8 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.45%) Change Management
9 6 (8.45%) Open Source
10 5 (7.04%) Change Control
10 5 (7.04%) Data Protection
10 5 (7.04%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.63%) DNA
11 4 (5.63%) ETL
11 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 38 (53.52%) SQL
2 12 (16.90%) Shell Script
3 7 (9.86%) Python
3 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.04%) PHP
5 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.23%) Perl
6 3 (4.23%) VBA
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby
7 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) OCP
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) QA
2 8 (11.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.63%) Puppet
2 3 (4.23%) Ansible
2 3 (4.23%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (2.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.41%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) Percona
3 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.63%) Tableau
5 3 (4.23%) SAP
6 2 (2.82%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (2.82%) Remedy
6 2 (2.82%) Sybase
7 1 (1.41%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) hybris
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) VMware
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