Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a MySQL DBA was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL Database Administrator
London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 372 432
Rank change year-on-year +47 +60 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.010% 0.030% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.031% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
City of London median annual salary £38,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.62% +16.67% -18.18%
10th Percentile £37,000 £46,125 £38,000
90th Percentile £39,000 £55,875 £59,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +7.84% +2.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 9853 12915 20091
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.35% 95.99% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8911 11687 17129
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

MySQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured MySQL DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL DBA in the City of London

MySQL DBA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for MySQL DBA in the City of London

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, MySQL DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring MySQL DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat