Compare Maplin Electronics vs Vertu BETA

See how working at Maplin Electronics vs. Vertu 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 Maplin Electronics vs. Vertu. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Maplin Electronics

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Vertu

Employee Ratings

  • Maplin Electronics scored higher in 2 areas: % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Vertu scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 331 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 55 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.4
Career Opportunities
2.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Vertu employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than Maplin Electronics employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.2
Vertu employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Maplin Electronics employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.3
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.2
Culture & Values
3.1
Vertu employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Maplin Electronics employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Maplin Electronics Ceo Oliver Meakin
14%
14%Oliver Meakin
CEO Approval
Vertu Ceo Massimiliano Pogliani
36%
36%Massimiliano Pogliani
Vertu employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than Maplin Electronics employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
42%
Maplin Electronics employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 17% higher than Vertu employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
25%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
13%
Maplin Electronics employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Vertu employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
8%

Salaries

Maplin Electronics has 280 more total submitted salaries than Vertu.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Advisor69 Salaries
£7/hr
Sales Team Leader26 Salaries
£18,009/yr
Category Manager3 Salaries
£55,762/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Imaging Specialist1 Salaries
£61,338/yr
Sales Associate2 Salaries
£22,589/yr
Sourcing Manager2 Salaries
£46,778/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Maplin Electronics.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Vertu.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at Maplin Electronics.
  • "Luxury" was the most mentioned Con at Vertu.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 25 reviews)
"Maplin"(in 19 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 9 reviews)
"Vertu"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 41 reviews)
"Maplin"(in 29 reviews)
Cons
"Luxury"(in 4 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Sales Assistant

I worked at Maplin Electronics part-time for more than a year

Pros

Very good to work for

Cons

Nothing really, long hours but it is what it is

Former Employee - Retail Sales Consultant

I worked at Vertu full-time for more than a year

Pros

VERTU has been a fantastic employer, always looking out for their staff and being very supportive.

Cons

Sadly the company declared bankrupcy and I didn't get the chance to grow my career during my employment.

Job Postings

There are currently no open jobs at either company.