The table below looks at the statistics for the MySQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank - 332 326
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.016% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.017% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £58,750 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.39%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -5.26%
MySQL DBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MySQL DBA in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

MySQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MySQL DBA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL DBA across the City of London region.

MySQL DBA Salary Trend in the City of London

MySQL DBA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited MySQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with MySQL DBA in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Redis
2 3 (60.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (60.00%) MariaDB
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited MySQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with MySQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Redis
2 3 (60.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (60.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet