The median annual salary for a MySQL DBA was - in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 264 320
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.028% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.030% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +27.77% -13.46%  

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 5104 6761 10052
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.63% 95.76% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4647 6084 8529
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

MySQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured MySQL DBA in the job title.

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 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 April 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

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%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft