The median annual salary for a MySQL DBA was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 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
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 622 672
Rank change year-on-year +27 +50  
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 21 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.058% 0.055% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.057% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 7
Median salary £38,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.78% -13.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL DBA 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 in London.

Salary trend for MySQL DBA in London

MySQL DBA
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL DBA in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL DBA in London

MySQL DBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 1 £38,000 -27.61%
MySQL DBA
England

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region featuring MySQL DBA in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) MySQL
2 27 (93.10%) SQL
3 24 (82.76%) NoSQL
4 19 (65.52%) RDBMS
4 19 (65.52%) Relational Database
5 18 (62.07%) Ansible
5 18 (62.07%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (62.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (62.07%) Migration
5 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
5 18 (62.07%) Degree
5 18 (62.07%) Computer Science
6 17 (58.62%) Subversion
6 17 (58.62%) Puppet
6 17 (58.62%) MySQL Certification
6 17 (58.62%) Change Management
6 17 (58.62%) Replication
6 17 (58.62%) SQL Optimisation
6 17 (58.62%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (58.62%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (58.62%) Data Centre
7 13 (44.83%) Games
7 13 (44.83%) Online Games
8 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
9 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
9 9 (31.03%) Finance
10 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (20.69%) VMware
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (58.62%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (17.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) MySQL
2 24 (82.76%) NoSQL
3 19 (65.52%) RDBMS
3 19 (65.52%) Relational Database
4 18 (62.07%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (3.45%) Couchbase
9 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.45%) OLTP
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
2 17 (58.62%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (44.83%) Games
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Computer Science
2 17 (58.62%) Data Centre
2 17 (58.62%) Replication
3 13 (44.83%) Online Games
4 5 (17.24%) Fintech
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Migration
2 17 (58.62%) Change Management
2 17 (58.62%) SQL Optimisation
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Improvement
3 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
7 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
7 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Data Security
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.45%) Open Source
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) Computer Science Degree
1 18 (62.07%) Degree
2 17 (58.62%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (62.07%) Ansible
2 17 (58.62%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (58.62%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
1 6 (20.69%) VMware
2 5 (17.24%) Splunk
2 5 (17.24%) Tableau
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
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