The median annual salary for a MySQL DBA was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL Database Administrator
England / South East
Rank 371 448 426
Rank change year-on-year +77 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 25 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.042% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.043% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 27
Median salary £65,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.49% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £35,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14420 18572 19803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.53% 96.67% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12035 15864 15976
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

MySQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured MySQL DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL DBA in the South East

MySQL DBA
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL DBA in the South East.

Salary trend for MySQL DBA in the South East

MySQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL DBA in the South East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL DBA in the South East

MySQL DBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Hampshire +39 16 £65,000 +62.50% 3
Surrey - 7 £60,000 - 1
Kent +24 1 £32,500 +25.00%
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
MySQL DBA
England

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 across the South East region featuring MySQL DBA in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) MySQL
2 31 (86.11%) SQL
3 22 (61.11%) NoSQL
3 22 (61.11%) High Availability
4 18 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
6 13 (36.11%) Linux
6 13 (36.11%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (22.22%) Percona
8 8 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (22.22%) Clustering
8 8 (22.22%) Galera Cluster
9 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (19.44%) Replication
9 7 (19.44%) VMware
9 7 (19.44%) Legal
9 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (13.89%) GitHub
10 5 (13.89%) Splunk
10 5 (13.89%) Tableau
10 5 (13.89%) Performance Improvement
10 5 (13.89%) Finance
10 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2016

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.89%) GitHub
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Firebase
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) MySQL
2 22 (61.11%) NoSQL
3 18 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
5 13 (36.11%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (11.11%) MariaDB
8 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (5.56%) Big Data
9 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.56%) OLAP
9 2 (5.56%) TokuDB
10 1 (2.78%) CouchDB
10 1 (2.78%) Redis
10 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (19.44%) Legal
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Clustering
2 7 (19.44%) Replication
3 5 (13.89%) Fintech
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) CentOS
2 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) High Availability
2 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.89%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.56%) ETL
6 2 (5.56%) Microservices
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) R
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) KVM
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (2.78%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Percona
2 7 (19.44%) VMware
3 5 (13.89%) Splunk
3 5 (13.89%) Tableau
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago