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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL Database Administrator
UK
Rank 838 856 844
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 20 64 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.065% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.067% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 52 101
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £55,000
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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

MySQL DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

MySQL DBA
Top 11 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 17 January 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 +6 20 £65,000 +18.18% 4
South East - 12 £65,000 - 4
Hampshire - 9 £65,000 - 2
London +34 7 £50,000 -15.96%
Farnborough - 7 £65,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +25 1 £52,500 -
City of London +22 1 £37,500 -55.88%
Leeds - 1 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 48 (100.00%) MySQL
2 32 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 27 (56.25%) SQL
4 25 (52.08%) MongoDB
5 18 (37.50%) Oracle
6 17 (35.42%) NoSQL
7 15 (31.25%) High Availability
8 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (20.83%) Replication
8 10 (20.83%) Percona
8 10 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
9 9 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
9 9 (18.75%) Linux
10 8 (16.67%) Change Management
10 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (14.58%) Open Source
11 7 (14.58%) Clustering
11 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
12 6 (12.50%) Finance
12 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 5 (10.42%) Statistics
13 5 (10.42%) DevOps
13 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
13 5 (10.42%) Legal

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 10 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
2 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.08%) JBoss
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.08%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) MySQL
2 32 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 25 (52.08%) MongoDB
4 17 (35.42%) NoSQL
5 9 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
9 4 (8.33%) MariaDB
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
10 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (4.17%) Power BI
11 2 (4.17%) QlikView
11 2 (4.17%) Redis
11 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 5 (10.42%) Legal
4 3 (6.25%) Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Replication
2 7 (14.58%) Clustering
3 5 (10.42%) Statistics
4 3 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.08%) Fintech
6 1 (2.08%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) High Availability
2 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (16.67%) Change Management
3 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.58%) Open Source
5 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.42%) DevOps
6 5 (10.42%) ETL
7 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
8 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.25%) OO
8 3 (6.25%) OOP
8 3 (6.25%) SDLC
8 3 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.17%) PHP
3 2 (4.17%) Python
3 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.17%) VBA
4 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) OCP
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) Ansible
2 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Oracle
2 10 (20.83%) Percona
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) Remedy
4 2 (4.17%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) hybris
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
Farnborough, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago