The first table below looks at the demand for the MySQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 858 825 837
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 53 50 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.046% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.049% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 59
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £38,835 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 31 July 2014 within the UK.

MySQL DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

MySQL DBA
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
England -37 53 £47,500 -5.00% 3
London -30 36 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Uxbridge - 11 £41,000 -
South East -17 4 £45,000 +15.38%
South West - 4 £29,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
East Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £47,500 -
Bristol - 3 £29,000 -
Manchester -3 2 £56,250 +18.42%
City of London -7 2 £58,750 +22.39%
North West -12 2 £56,250 +15.38%
East of England - 2 £72,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £42,500 - 1
Nottingham - 2 £42,500 - 1
Goole - 2 £38,750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £72,500 -
Maidenhead - 2 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £72,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Hull - 1 £50,000 -
Oxford - 1 £42,500 -
Reading - 1 £42,500 -
Swindon - 1 £42,500 -

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 109 (100.00%) MySQL
2 66 (60.55%) Linux
3 57 (52.29%) Replication
4 54 (49.54%) SQL
5 32 (29.36%) SQL Server
6 28 (25.69%) Clustering
7 24 (22.02%) E-Commerce
7 24 (22.02%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (21.10%) Relational Database
9 22 (20.18%) Oracle
9 22 (20.18%) Perl
9 22 (20.18%) Java
9 22 (20.18%) RDBMS
10 19 (17.43%) Finance
10 19 (17.43%) PHP
10 19 (17.43%) Oracle Database
11 18 (16.51%) Bash Shell
12 17 (15.60%) Percona
13 16 (14.68%) Analytics
14 15 (13.76%) UNIX
15 14 (12.84%) HTML
15 14 (12.84%) Git (software)
15 14 (12.84%) Web Development
16 13 (11.93%) Ruby
16 13 (11.93%) .NET
17 12 (11.01%) Degree
18 11 (10.09%) Selenium
18 11 (10.09%) Unit Testing
18 11 (10.09%) VB
18 11 (10.09%) C++

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 5 (4.59%) CMS
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.92%) IIS
4 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) SAN
1 4 (3.67%) Internet
2 2 (1.83%) VoIP
2 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.83%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.92%) HTTP
3 1 (0.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (100.00%) MySQL
2 32 (29.36%) SQL Server
3 23 (21.10%) Relational Database
4 22 (20.18%) RDBMS
5 19 (17.43%) Oracle Database
6 10 (9.17%) Big Data
7 7 (6.42%) MariaDB
8 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.50%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (4.59%) MongoDB
9 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.67%) InfiniDB
10 4 (3.67%) OLTP
11 3 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (12.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.09%) Selenium
2 11 (10.09%) Hudson
3 5 (4.59%) Subversion
4 1 (0.92%) JIRA
4 1 (0.92%) Maven
General
1 19 (17.43%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Advertising
3 8 (7.34%) Marketing
4 7 (6.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.83%) Law
5 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.92%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.84%) HTML
2 13 (11.93%) .NET
3 11 (10.09%) Web Services
4 6 (5.50%) LAMP
5 5 (4.59%) Smarty
6 4 (3.67%) XML
7 3 (2.75%) HTML5
8 2 (1.83%) CGI
8 2 (1.83%) CSS
8 2 (1.83%) Django
9 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.92%) Ajax
9 1 (0.92%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.92%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.92%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 57 (52.29%) Replication
2 28 (25.69%) Clustering
3 8 (7.34%) Social Media
3 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.75%) Open Source
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.92%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 66 (60.55%) Linux
2 15 (13.76%) UNIX
3 10 (9.17%) CentOS
4 6 (5.50%) Windows
5 5 (4.59%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (3.67%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.75%) Debian
8 2 (1.83%) Solaris
8 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.02%) E-Commerce
1 24 (22.02%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (14.68%) Analytics
3 14 (12.84%) Web Development
4 11 (10.09%) Unit Testing
4 11 (10.09%) SOA
4 11 (10.09%) High Availability
5 9 (8.26%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (8.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (7.34%) Project Management
6 8 (7.34%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (6.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.59%) User Experience Design
8 5 (4.59%) OO
9 4 (3.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.67%) Big Data Analytics
9 4 (3.67%) DevOps
9 4 (3.67%) Change Management
10 3 (2.75%) Demand Forecasting
10 3 (2.75%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (49.54%) SQL
2 22 (20.18%) Perl
2 22 (20.18%) Java
3 19 (17.43%) PHP
4 18 (16.51%) Bash Shell
5 13 (11.93%) Ruby
6 11 (10.09%) VB
6 11 (10.09%) C++
7 10 (9.17%) T-SQL
8 9 (8.26%) Python
9 5 (4.59%) PHP5
10 4 (3.67%) Korn
11 2 (1.83%) Clojure
11 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.83%) C#
11 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.92%) AWK
12 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.92%) sed
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) Nagios
2 4 (3.67%) Puppet
3 3 (2.75%) Zenoss
3 3 (2.75%) Data Guard
3 3 (2.75%) OpenView
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (20.18%) Oracle
2 17 (15.60%) Percona
3 7 (6.42%) HP
4 4 (3.67%) Vertica
4 4 (3.67%) Infobright
4 4 (3.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.75%) VMware
5 3 (2.75%) JBoss
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