The table below looks at the statistics for the MySQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 622 633 598
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 6 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.041% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.044% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 18
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +1.26%
MySQL DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41632 45743 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.84% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35154 37996 35183
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MySQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

MySQL DBA
Salary Trend in London

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

MySQL DBA Salary Trend in London

MySQL DBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +34 5 £45,000 -18.18%
MySQL DBA
England

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 19 (100.00%) MySQL
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (26.32%) PHP
6 5 (26.32%) Nagios
6 5 (26.32%) Clustering
7 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
7 4 (21.05%) Puppet
7 4 (21.05%) Big Data
7 4 (21.05%) Analytics
7 4 (21.05%) Line Management
8 3 (15.79%) Couchbase
8 3 (15.79%) MariaDB
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
8 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
8 3 (15.79%) Redis
8 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (15.79%) Data Guard
8 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (15.79%) Degree
8 3 (15.79%) French Language

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (21.05%) Big Data
5 3 (15.79%) Couchbase
5 3 (15.79%) MariaDB
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
5 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
5 3 (15.79%) Redis
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (5.26%) OLTP
7 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) French Language
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
1 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
1 4 (21.05%) Analytics
1 4 (21.05%) Line Management
2 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) OCP
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
2 4 (21.05%) Puppet
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (15.79%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Percona
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica