The median annual salary for a Senior MySQL DBA was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Senior MySQL Database Administrator
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 944 953
Rank change year-on-year +96 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior MySQL DBA 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.006% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.006% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.77% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +27.77% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior MySQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior MySQL DBA in the UK

Senior MySQL DBA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior MySQL DBA in the UK

Senior MySQL DBA
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior MySQL DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +72 4 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Hampshire - 4 £57,500 - 1
South East - 4 £57,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £57,500 - 1
Farnborough - 2 £65,000 -

Senior MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior MySQL DBA in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) Percona
2 5 (71.43%) Galera Cluster
3 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS

Senior MySQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Percona
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago