The median annual salary for a Senior MySQL DBA was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 860 - 986
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior MySQL DBA 10 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% - 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% - 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Median salary £55,000 - £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 - £51,250

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 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 7 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 23 June 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 - 10 £55,000 - 2
South East - 9 £55,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 7 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire - 7 £55,000 - 1
Surrey - 2 £63,750 -
London - 1 £61,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £62,500 -

Senior MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
2 12 (85.71%) MongoDB
3 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (71.43%) Linux
5 9 (64.29%) High Availability
6 8 (57.14%) Degree
6 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
6 8 (57.14%) Replication
6 8 (57.14%) MariaDB
6 8 (57.14%) Microservices
6 8 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (35.71%) Percona
8 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
8 4 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (21.43%) Galera Cluster
9 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 2 (14.29%) Puppet
10 2 (14.29%) OLAP
10 2 (14.29%) Python
10 2 (14.29%) Perl
10 2 (14.29%) PHP
10 2 (14.29%) VMware
10 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

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 4 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
2 12 (85.71%) MongoDB
3 8 (57.14%) MariaDB
4 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (14.29%) OLAP
6 2 (14.29%) TokuDB
7 1 (7.14%) Big Data
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 8 (57.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) High Availability
2 8 (57.14%) Microservices
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.14%) Database Security
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) KVM
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Galera Cluster
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Percona
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago