Compare Foreign and Commonwealth Office vs Home Office BETA

See how Home Office vs. Foreign and Commonwealth Office compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Foreign and Commonwealth Office

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Home Office

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 210 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 189 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Foreign and Commonwealth Office Ceo Boris Johnson
74%
74%Boris Johnson
CEO Approval
Home Office Ceo Mark Sedwill
80%
80%Mark Sedwill
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
IT Manager40 Salaries
£37,863/yr
Policy Adviser31 Salaries
£43,795/yr
Finance Officer27 Salaries
£38,002/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Economic Advisor2 Salaries
£62,749/yr
Deputy Director3 Salaries
£75,198/yr
Assistant Economist3 Salaries
£34,376/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 43 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 15 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 33 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 16 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Diplomatic"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
"Civil service"(in 6 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 6 reviews)
Featured Review

Diplomat

I have been working at Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Pros

Variety, global outlook, high responsibility

Cons

Bureaucracy. Highly stratified. Not creative

Current Employee - Executive Officer

I have been working at Home Office full-time for less than a year

Pros

Good pay, interesting work, good people.

Cons

No joined up thinking in terms of support structures.

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