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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 603 585 604
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 19 49 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.043% 0.11% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.11% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 17 43 28
Average salary £51,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.43% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £41,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MySQL DBA Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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
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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
Surbiton - 2 £55,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £47,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £52,500 -
MySQL DBA
England

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (100.00%) MySQL
2 14 (66.67%) Oracle
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (52.38%) Replication
4 11 (52.38%) Linux
5 10 (47.62%) VMware
5 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) OLAP
7 8 (38.10%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) Clustering
7 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
7 8 (38.10%) OLTP
7 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
7 8 (38.10%) Firewall
8 7 (33.33%) Ubuntu
9 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
9 6 (28.57%) CentOS
9 6 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
9 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
9 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
10 5 (23.81%) Ansible
10 5 (23.81%) logstash
10 5 (23.81%) Public Cloud
10 5 (23.81%) Splunk
10 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
10 5 (23.81%) Couchbase

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Apache
1 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
2 3 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) VLAN
2 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) SSL
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
3 3 (14.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (38.10%) OLAP
3 8 (38.10%) OLTP
3 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
4 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 5 (23.81%) Couchbase
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (19.05%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 3 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Replication
2 8 (38.10%) Clustering
3 5 (23.81%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 6 (28.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
2 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
2 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) RHCE
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Puppet
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
1 5 (23.81%) logstash
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
4 5 (23.81%) Splunk
5 4 (19.05%) hybris
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
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