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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 572 590 600
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 49 26 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.058% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.062% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 41
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £46,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Uxbridge - 14 £41,000 -
City of London -12 1 £62,500 -
MySQL DBA
England

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 65 (100.00%) MySQL
2 35 (53.85%) Replication
2 35 (53.85%) SQL
3 30 (46.15%) Linux
4 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
5 24 (36.92%) Java
6 22 (33.85%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (30.77%) Clustering
7 20 (30.77%) Finance
8 16 (24.62%) Perl
8 16 (24.62%) Relational Database
9 15 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
9 15 (23.08%) HTML
9 15 (23.08%) RDBMS
10 14 (21.54%) SOA
10 14 (21.54%) C++
10 14 (21.54%) Web Services
10 14 (21.54%) VB
10 14 (21.54%) .NET
10 14 (21.54%) Selenium
10 14 (21.54%) Unit Testing
10 14 (21.54%) Hudson
11 12 (18.46%) Bash Shell
11 12 (18.46%) Ruby
11 12 (18.46%) PHP
12 10 (15.38%) UNIX
12 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
13 8 (12.31%) Python
14 7 (10.77%) MariaDB
15 6 (9.23%) DevOps

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.62%) Apache
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (3.08%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) SAN
2 2 (3.08%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.08%) VoIP
2 2 (3.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (100.00%) MySQL
2 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
3 16 (24.62%) Relational Database
4 15 (23.08%) RDBMS
5 7 (10.77%) MariaDB
6 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
6 6 (9.23%) Big Data
7 5 (7.69%) Hadoop
7 5 (7.69%) NoSQL
8 4 (6.15%) InfiniDB
8 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
8 4 (6.15%) OLTP
9 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (4.62%) Couchbase
9 3 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (3.08%) Clustrix
10 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.54%) CouchDB
11 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Selenium
1 14 (21.54%) Hudson
2 4 (6.15%) JIRA
3 3 (4.62%) Maven
4 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.08%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Games
3 2 (3.08%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) HTML
2 14 (21.54%) Web Services
2 14 (21.54%) .NET
3 3 (4.62%) LAMP
4 2 (3.08%) Smarty
4 2 (3.08%) Django
4 2 (3.08%) CSS
5 1 (1.54%) XML
5 1 (1.54%) CGI
5 1 (1.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 35 (53.85%) Replication
2 20 (30.77%) Clustering
3 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.15%) Linux
2 10 (15.38%) UNIX
3 6 (9.23%) CentOS
4 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (21.54%) SOA
3 14 (21.54%) Unit Testing
4 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.23%) DevOps
5 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.15%) Analytics
7 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.08%) Data Architecture
8 2 (3.08%) OO
8 2 (3.08%) Project Management
9 1 (1.54%) TDD
9 1 (1.54%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.54%) Web Development
9 1 (1.54%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.85%) SQL
2 24 (36.92%) Java
3 16 (24.62%) Perl
4 14 (21.54%) C++
4 14 (21.54%) VB
5 12 (18.46%) Bash Shell
5 12 (18.46%) Ruby
5 12 (18.46%) PHP
6 8 (12.31%) Python
7 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.15%) Korn
9 2 (3.08%) Clojure
9 2 (3.08%) PHP5
9 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Nagios
2 4 (6.15%) Puppet
3 2 (3.08%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.08%) Zenoss
3 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.08%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) HP
2 4 (6.15%) Percona
2 4 (6.15%) Vertica
2 4 (6.15%) Infobright
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) JBoss
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago