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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 890 858 858
Rank change year-on-year
-32 0
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 45 30 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.027% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.028% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 44
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

MySQL DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

MySQL DBA
Top 22 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -24 45 £40,000 -11.11% 9
London -45 18 £40,000 -15.78% 3
South East -7 11 £40,000 -8.04% 3
East Sussex - 9 £40,000 - 3
Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 - 2
Brighton - 8 £40,000 - 3
Manchester +2 7 £45,000 -5.26%
North West +2 7 £45,000 -5.26%
West Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Leeds - 4 £40,000 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £38,750 - 1
East of England - 2 £67,500 - 1
Goole - 2 £38,750 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £67,500 - 1
Surbiton - 2 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £67,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 - 1
Crawley - 1 £37,500 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £47,500 - 1

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 92 (100.00%) MySQL
2 69 (75.00%) Linux
3 50 (54.35%) SQL
4 32 (34.78%) Replication
5 29 (31.52%) Amazon AWS
6 27 (29.35%) Percona
7 24 (26.09%) E-Commerce
8 22 (23.91%) Oracle
8 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
9 17 (18.48%) Web Development
10 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 16 (17.39%) Oracle Database
11 15 (16.30%) Analytics
11 15 (16.30%) Perl
11 15 (16.30%) Clustering
11 15 (16.30%) Advertising
11 15 (16.30%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (16.30%) Degree
12 14 (15.22%) Marketing
12 14 (15.22%) Social Media
12 14 (15.22%) Digital Marketing
12 14 (15.22%) PHP
12 14 (15.22%) UNIX
12 14 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (14.13%) Opscode Chef
14 12 (13.04%) Big Data
15 11 (11.96%) Puppet
16 10 (10.87%) Bash Shell
16 10 (10.87%) Change Management
16 10 (10.87%) Configuration Management

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (5.43%) CMS
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (31.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) SAN
1 3 (3.26%) Internet
1 3 (3.26%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.17%) WAN
2 2 (2.17%) DHCP
2 2 (2.17%) HTTP
2 2 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (1.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (100.00%) MySQL
2 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.39%) Oracle Database
3 12 (13.04%) Big Data
4 9 (9.78%) RDBMS
4 9 (9.78%) Relational Database
4 9 (9.78%) Redis
4 9 (9.78%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (7.61%) Hadoop
5 7 (7.61%) HBase
5 7 (7.61%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.52%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.52%) MariaDB
7 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (4.35%) OLTP
8 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.43%) Subversion
3 3 (3.26%) JIRA
General
1 15 (16.30%) Advertising
2 14 (15.22%) Marketing
3 7 (7.61%) Retail
4 3 (3.26%) Games
5 2 (2.17%) Automotive
5 2 (2.17%) Law
6 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) LAMP
2 8 (8.70%) Web Services
2 8 (8.70%) Django
3 7 (7.61%) CSS
4 5 (5.43%) HTML
4 5 (5.43%) Smarty
4 5 (5.43%) HTML5
5 3 (3.26%) XML
6 2 (2.17%) CGI
7 1 (1.09%) MapReduce
7 1 (1.09%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.09%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.78%) Replication
2 15 (16.30%) Clustering
3 14 (15.22%) Social Media
4 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.43%) Open Source
5 3 (3.26%) Online Games
6 2 (2.17%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.09%) Wiki
7 1 (1.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 69 (75.00%) Linux
2 14 (15.22%) UNIX
3 7 (7.61%) Windows
4 6 (6.52%) Debian
5 5 (5.43%) Ubuntu
5 5 (5.43%) CentOS
6 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) E-Commerce
2 17 (18.48%) Web Development
3 15 (16.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (16.30%) Analytics
4 14 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (15.22%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (10.87%) Configuration Management
5 10 (10.87%) Change Management
5 10 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (7.61%) High Availability
7 6 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.43%) Project Management
8 5 (5.43%) OO
9 4 (4.35%) User Experience Design
9 4 (4.35%) Migration
10 3 (3.26%) Data Security
11 2 (2.17%) Scrum
11 2 (2.17%) Load Balancing
11 2 (2.17%) Database Security
11 2 (2.17%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 50 (54.35%) SQL
2 15 (16.30%) Perl
3 14 (15.22%) PHP
4 10 (10.87%) Bash Shell
5 9 (9.78%) Java
6 8 (8.70%) Python
7 7 (7.61%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.61%) Clojure
8 5 (5.43%) PHP5
9 2 (2.17%) C#
9 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.09%) AWK
10 1 (1.09%) Ruby
10 1 (1.09%) sed
Qualifications
1 15 (16.30%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) MySQL Certification
2 2 (2.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (14.13%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (11.96%) Puppet
3 9 (9.78%) Nagios
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (4.35%) Data Guard
6 3 (3.26%) Zenoss
6 3 (3.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (29.35%) Percona
2 22 (23.91%) Oracle
3 6 (6.52%) HP
4 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.26%) VMware
6 3 (3.26%) Vertica
6 3 (3.26%) JBoss
7 2 (2.17%) Citrix
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