Compare IBM vs Accenture BETA

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

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Accenture

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Accenture scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 53184 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1540 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.0
Accenture employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Accenture employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Accenture employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.5
Accenture employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
73%
73%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Accenture Ceo  Julie Sweet
92%
92% Julie Sweet
Accenture employees rated their CEO Approval 19% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Accenture employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Accenture employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Accenture has 945 more total submitted salaries than IBM.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Consultant148 Salaries
£52,426/yr
Business Analyst26 Salaries
£36,023/yr
Analyst8 Salaries
£54,227/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Consultant394 Salaries
£51,333/yr
Manager305 Salaries
£78,993/yr
Analyst311 Salaries
£34,421/yr

What Employees Say

  • Accenture had 984 more reviews than IBM that mentioned "Good work environment" as a Pro.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Long working hours" was the most mentioned Con at Accenture.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2393 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2380 reviews)
Pros
"Good work culture"(in 3583 reviews)
"Good work environment"(in 3377 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 686 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 609 reviews)
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 1913 reviews)
"Variable pay"(in 609 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Vice President

I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Culture of continuous learning and re-invention

Cons

Some processes could be shredded

Advice to Management

Continue to inspire and make a dent in the universe

Current Employee - Analyst

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

Pros

Fantastic culture, amazing flexibility, good rewards, varied work/projects, lots of extra-curricular activities/groups

Cons

Salaries competitive but not market-leading, work/life balance can be questionable at times

Job Postings

IBM has 10,185 more recently posted open jobs than Accenture.