Compare BT vs Openreach BETA

See how working at BT vs. Openreach 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 BT vs. Openreach. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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BT

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Openreach

Employee Ratings

  • BT scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Senior Management.
  • Openreach scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 5385 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 425 reviews)
Openreach employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than BT employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Openreach employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than BT employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BT Ceo Philip Jansen
83%
83%Philip Jansen
CEO Approval
Openreach Ceo Clive Selley
83%
83%Clive Selley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Openreach employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than BT employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Openreach employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than BT employees rated theirs.

Salaries

BT has 3,272 more total submitted salaries than Openreach.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative181 Salaries
£20,525/yr
Software Engineer65 Salaries
£33,261/yr
Project Manager97 Salaries
£46,268/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Engineer38 Salaries
£28,648/yr
Openreach Engineer98 Salaries
£27,525/yr
Project Manager18 Salaries
£40,110/yr

What Employees Say

  • BT had 675 more reviews than Openreach that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • BT had 137 more reviews than Openreach that mentioned "Senior management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 689 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 198 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 18 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 14 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Senior management"(in 147 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 127 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 10 reviews)
"Stats driven"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Marketing Manager

I have been working at BT full-time

Pros

work life balance and career growth

Cons

none that I can think of at this stage

Current Employee - Openreach Engineer

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

Pros

The job is extremely rewarding and no day is ever the same so this brings a lot of variety to the role.

Cons

The weather can get pretty wild at times

Job Postings

BT has 709 more recently posted open jobs than Openreach.