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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 617 617 580
Rank change year-on-year
0 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 11 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.074% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.080% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 32
Average salary £53,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.95% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £41,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -2.63%
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
41387 45218 41435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.48% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35090 38008 34671
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 £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 29 July 2015.

MySQL DBA Salary Histogram in London

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 20 (100.00%) MySQL
2 15 (75.00%) Linux
3 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (45.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
5 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (40.00%) Firewall
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) Couchbase
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (35.00%) Ubuntu
7 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (30.00%) CentOS
8 5 (25.00%) Public Cloud
8 5 (25.00%) OpenStack
8 5 (25.00%) Ansible
8 5 (25.00%) logstash
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
8 5 (25.00%) VLAN
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (25.00%) Puppet
8 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) VLAN
2 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) SSL
3 3 (15.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
3 8 (40.00%) Couchbase
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (20.00%) Redis
6 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (15.00%) MariaDB
8 2 (10.00%) Big Data
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (10.00%) OLTP
8 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
9 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Ubuntu
4 6 (30.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) OCP
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (5.00%) RHCE
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
1 5 (25.00%) Ansible
1 5 (25.00%) logstash
2 3 (15.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) Splunk
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Informatica
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