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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 884 915 909
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 30 47 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.043% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.044% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 62
Median salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -

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
94249 105728 111501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79336 87614 89975
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 August 2016 within the UK.

MySQL DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

MySQL DBA
Top 15 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 24 August 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 +46 30 £52,000 +4.00% 2
London +37 17 £52,500 +1.44% 1
East Midlands +17 6 £44,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £44,750 -
Nottingham - 6 £44,750 -
South East +17 5 £51,500 +8.42% 1
Hampshire - 4 £51,500 -
City of London - 3 £52,500 - 1
Yorkshire +26 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Berkshire +5 1 £30,000 -31.42%
Reading 0 1 £30,000 -31.42%
Southampton - 1 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 81 (100.00%) MySQL
2 47 (58.02%) SQL
3 42 (51.85%) SQL Server
4 41 (50.62%) Linux
5 36 (44.44%) High Availability
6 31 (38.27%) Performance Tuning
7 26 (32.10%) Replication
7 26 (32.10%) Clustering
8 25 (30.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 25 (30.86%) Oracle
9 22 (27.16%) Shell Script
10 21 (25.93%) Telecoms
10 21 (25.93%) Relational Database
11 20 (24.69%) Unix
12 17 (20.99%) MongoDB
12 17 (20.99%) NoSQL
13 16 (19.75%) Database Security
14 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
15 13 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (14.81%) Degree
17 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 10 (12.35%) QA
18 10 (12.35%) RDBMS
18 10 (12.35%) E-Commerce
18 10 (12.35%) DevOps
19 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 9 (11.11%) Change Control
20 8 (9.88%) MariaDB
20 8 (9.88%) Python

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 5 (6.17%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (6.17%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.70%) Confluence
3 2 (2.47%) SAS
4 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (100.00%) MySQL
2 42 (51.85%) SQL Server
3 21 (25.93%) Relational Database
4 17 (20.99%) MongoDB
4 17 (20.99%) NoSQL
5 10 (12.35%) RDBMS
5 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (9.88%) MariaDB
8 7 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.70%) DTS
11 3 (3.70%) Power BI
11 3 (3.70%) QlikView
12 2 (2.47%) DB2
12 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (2.47%) Sybase ASE
12 2 (2.47%) Sybase IQ
13 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 21 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.88%) Legal
3 6 (7.41%) Finance
4 5 (6.17%) Publishing
5 3 (3.70%) Back Office
5 3 (3.70%) Games
6 2 (2.47%) Electronics
6 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.47%) Marketing
7 1 (1.23%) Automotive
7 1 (1.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) .NET
1 3 (3.70%) LAMP
2 2 (2.47%) REST
2 2 (2.47%) XML
3 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.10%) Clustering
1 26 (32.10%) Replication
2 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.94%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (4.94%) Fintech
6 3 (3.70%) Online Games
6 3 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.62%) Linux
2 20 (24.69%) Unix
3 3 (3.70%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.47%) CentOS
5 1 (1.23%) Debian
5 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) High Availability
2 31 (38.27%) Performance Tuning
3 25 (30.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (19.75%) Database Security
5 13 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.35%) DevOps
7 10 (12.35%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.11%) Change Control
9 8 (9.88%) Business Continuity
10 7 (8.64%) DNA
10 7 (8.64%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (7.41%) Open Source
11 6 (7.41%) Performance Optimisation
12 5 (6.17%) Waterfall
13 4 (4.94%) Change Management
13 4 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (4.94%) Data Protection
13 4 (4.94%) ETL
14 3 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.02%) SQL
2 22 (27.16%) Shell Script
3 8 (9.88%) Python
3 8 (9.88%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.17%) PHP
5 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.70%) Perl
6 3 (3.70%) VBA
7 1 (1.23%) Ruby
7 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) OCP
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) QA
2 5 (6.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.17%) Puppet
2 3 (3.70%) Ansible
2 3 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (2.47%) Nagios
4 1 (1.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (30.86%) Oracle
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.41%) Percona
4 4 (4.94%) SAP
4 4 (4.94%) Tableau
5 3 (3.70%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (2.47%) Sybase
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.23%) VMware
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
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