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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 564 590 612
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 54 45 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.099% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 49 37 25
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £44,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
42480 42653 45259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.92% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35970 38991
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 - 10 £41,000 -
City of London +6 4 - - 2
MySQL DBA
England

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 90 (100.00%) MySQL
2 50 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 50 (55.56%) SQL
3 45 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 42 (46.67%) Relational Database
5 41 (45.56%) RDBMS
6 39 (43.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 38 (42.22%) Replication
8 31 (34.44%) Java
9 29 (32.22%) Finance
10 24 (26.67%) Clustering
11 23 (25.56%) Linux
12 20 (22.22%) SOA
12 20 (22.22%) C++
12 20 (22.22%) HTML
12 20 (22.22%) Web Services
12 20 (22.22%) VB
12 20 (22.22%) .NET
12 20 (22.22%) Selenium
12 20 (22.22%) Unit Testing
12 20 (22.22%) Hudson
13 12 (13.33%) Ruby
13 12 (13.33%) PHP
14 10 (11.11%) Perl
15 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
16 7 (7.78%) CentOS
16 7 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (7.78%) MariaDB
16 7 (7.78%) DevOps
17 6 (6.67%) NoSQL

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (3.33%) Apache
1 3 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.22%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) SAN
2 2 (2.22%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.22%) VoIP
3 1 (1.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (100.00%) MySQL
2 50 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 42 (46.67%) Relational Database
4 41 (45.56%) RDBMS
5 7 (7.78%) MariaDB
6 6 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.67%) MongoDB
7 5 (5.56%) Hadoop
8 4 (4.44%) Big Data
8 4 (4.44%) Couchbase
8 4 (4.44%) InfiniDB
8 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.22%) Redis
11 1 (1.11%) CouchDB
11 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Selenium
1 20 (22.22%) Hudson
2 5 (5.56%) JIRA
3 4 (4.44%) Maven
4 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (32.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Games
3 1 (1.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.22%) HTML
1 20 (22.22%) .NET
1 20 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (2.22%) JDBC
2 2 (2.22%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (42.22%) Replication
2 24 (26.67%) Clustering
3 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) Linux
2 7 (7.78%) CentOS
2 7 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (6.67%) UNIX
4 4 (4.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 39 (43.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 20 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 20 (22.22%) SOA
4 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
5 7 (7.78%) DevOps
6 5 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.44%) Analytics
7 4 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.22%) Data Architecture
8 2 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.11%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.11%) TDD
9 1 (1.11%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.11%) BDD
9 1 (1.11%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 50 (55.56%) SQL
2 31 (34.44%) Java
3 20 (22.22%) VB
3 20 (22.22%) C++
4 12 (13.33%) Ruby
4 12 (13.33%) PHP
5 10 (11.11%) Perl
6 6 (6.67%) Python
6 6 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.44%) Korn
9 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) MySQL Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (4.44%) Oracle
1 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
1 4 (4.44%) Infobright
2 3 (3.33%) Percona
2 3 (3.33%) Vertica
2 3 (3.33%) HP
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