Compare Apple vs Cisco Systems BETA

See how working at Apple vs. Cisco Systems compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Apple vs. Cisco Systems. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Apple

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Cisco Systems

Employee Ratings

  • Apple scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Cisco Systems scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 22296 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 538 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
4.2
Cisco Systems employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Senior Management
3.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
95%
95%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
91%
91%Chuck Robbins
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Cisco Systems employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
79%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
72%

Salaries

Apple has 892 more total submitted salaries than Cisco Systems.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Specialist219 Salaries
£10/hr
Software Engineer41 Salaries
£64,700/yr
Technical Specialist63 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern10 Salaries
£23,444/yr
Software Engineer77 Salaries
£47,018/yr
Systems Engineer34 Salaries
£50,955/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "Flexible work" was the most mentioned Pro at Cisco Systems.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Cisco Systems.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1774 reviews)
"Great people"(in 828 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible work"(in 1364 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1287 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 559 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 346 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 578 reviews)
"Big company"(in 465 reviews)
Featured Review
"Apple"23 Jul 2021

Current Employee - Apple Genius

I have been working at Apple full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

good training, good work life balance

Cons

role can be very stressful meeting kpis

Current Employee - Business Intelligence Analyst

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Best Benefits Great Work culture 2nd Best place to work (UK)

Cons

Promotions Slow moving gaint, things move slowly

Advice to Management

None

Job Postings

Apple has 3,769 more recently posted open jobs than Cisco Systems.