Compare Cambridge University Press vs Oxford University Press BETA

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Cambridge University Press

Employee Ratings

  • Cambridge University Press scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Oxford University Press scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 291 reviews)
Cambridge University Press employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Oxford University Press employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 141 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Cambridge University Press employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Oxford University Press employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Cambridge University Press employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Oxford University Press employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Cambridge University Press employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Oxford University Press employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Cambridge University Press employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Oxford University Press employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cambridge University Press Ceo Peter Phillips
83%
83%Peter Phillips
Cambridge University Press employees rated their CEO Approval 14% higher than Oxford University Press employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Oxford University Press Ceo Nigel Portwood
69%
69%Nigel Portwood
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Cambridge University Press employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Oxford University Press employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
46%

Salaries

Oxford University Press has 161 more total submitted salaries than Cambridge University Press.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Commissioning Editor10 Salaries
£36,839/yr
Production Editor5 Salaries
£26,652/yr
Project Manager10 Salaries
£34,318/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Editor13 Salaries
£28,943/yr
Development Editor19 Salaries
£28,195/yr
Project Manager7 Salaries
£42,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • Oxford University Press had 31 more reviews than Cambridge University Press that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Cambridge University Press.
  • "Oup" was the most mentioned Con at Oxford University Press.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 36 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 21 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 67 reviews)
"Oup"(in 62 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Senior management"(in 20 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 15 reviews)
Cons
"Oup"(in 71 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 49 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great role"7 Dec 2020

Former Employee - Sales Representative

I worked at Cambridge University Press full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great role and good career progression

Cons

No cons to this role

Current Employee - Design Manager

I have been working at Oxford University Press full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great people, lovely building, super flexible working

Cons

Not much cons but it would be great to see more diversity.

Job Postings

Oxford University Press has 51 more recently posted open jobs than Cambridge University Press.