Period
to 16 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Mainframe Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

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

Mainframe Specialist
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank - - 1123
Permanent jobs requiring a Mainframe Specialist 0 0 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median annual salary - - £45,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £45,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 59,222 120,583 144,974
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.13% 95.60% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 48,138 97,595 117,341
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Mainframe Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Mainframe Specialist in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe Specialist in the UK

Mainframe Specialist
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mainframe Specialist.

Salary trend for Mainframe Specialist in the UK