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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 859 891 850
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 20 71 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.067% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.070% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 62 114
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +27.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £62,500
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
86471 102103 109760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.56% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71855 85111 90926
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +16 20 £65,000 +13.04% 5
South East - 9 £65,000 - 2
London +19 7 £47,500 -24.00% 2
Hampshire - 6 £70,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £56,250 -
Northampton -1 1 - -
Northamptonshire -6 1 - -
East Midlands -6 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £52,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £65,000 - 1

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 48 (100.00%) MySQL
2 31 (64.58%) SQL Server
3 26 (54.17%) SQL
4 19 (39.58%) MongoDB
5 18 (37.50%) Oracle
6 14 (29.17%) Linux
7 13 (27.08%) Replication
7 13 (27.08%) High Availability
8 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
9 10 (20.83%) Clustering
9 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
10 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
11 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (16.67%) Percona
11 8 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (14.58%) Change Management
12 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
13 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
13 6 (12.50%) Open Source
14 5 (10.42%) Statistics
14 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
14 5 (10.42%) Unix
14 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
14 5 (10.42%) Business Continuity
14 5 (10.42%) Finance

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 8 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.25%) Confluence
3 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.17%) SAS
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) MySQL
2 31 (64.58%) SQL Server
3 19 (39.58%) MongoDB
4 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
5 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 4 (8.33%) MariaDB
7 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (6.25%) Power BI
8 3 (6.25%) QlikView
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
9 2 (4.17%) Redis
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
4 3 (6.25%) Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Publishing
6 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) Memcached
3 1 (2.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Replication
2 10 (20.83%) Clustering
3 5 (10.42%) Statistics
4 4 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.08%) Fintech
6 1 (2.08%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) High Availability
2 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.58%) Change Management
4 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 6 (12.50%) Open Source
5 5 (10.42%) Business Continuity
5 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 4 (8.33%) Database Security
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps
6 4 (8.33%) ETL
6 4 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (6.25%) ERD
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.33%) PHP
3 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.25%) Python
4 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.25%) VBA
5 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) OCP
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.17%) 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%) Nagios
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) Percona
3 4 (8.33%) Tableau
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) Remedy
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) hybris
6 1 (2.08%) IBM
6 1 (2.08%) SAP
6 1 (2.08%) Sybase
Farnborough, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + flexiworking, 26 hols, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago