Compare Met Office vs Transact BETA

See how working at Met Office vs. Transact 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 Met Office vs. Transact. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Met Office

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Transact

Employee Ratings

  • Transact scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 54 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 54 reviews)
Transact employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Met Office employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Transact employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than Met Office employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.6
Transact employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Met Office employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.9
Transact employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Met Office employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Met Office Ceo Penny Endersby
100%
100%Penny Endersby
CEO Approval
Transact Ceo Alex Scott and Jonathan Gunby
N/AAlex Scott and Jonathan Gunby
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Transact employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Met Office employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Positive Business Outlook
79%
Transact employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 23% higher than Met Office employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Met Office has 810 more total submitted salaries than Transact.
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Salaries for similar jobs
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£42,874/yr
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£34,904/yr
Senior IT Practitioner10 Salaries
£31,015/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Flexible working" was the most mentioned Pro at Met Office.
  • "Bonus scheme" was the most mentioned Pro at Transact.
  • "Civil service" was the most mentioned Con at Met Office.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Transact.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 14 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 7 reviews)
Pros
"Bonus scheme"(in 5 reviews)
"Good training"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Civil service"(in 5 reviews)
"Noisy open plan"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 3 reviews)
"Hard to progress"(in 2 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Marketing Manager

I have been working at Met Office part-time

Pros

Nice location and building Gym onsite Training Reasonable hours

Cons

Slow to respond Science led rather than customer led

Advice to Management

Remember the customer

Current Employee - Compliane Monitoring Manager

I have been working at Transact full-time

Pros

Very positive, supportive and overall professional culture. Excellent work life balance. Accessible and helpful senior management and executives.

Cons

My experience has been a positive one.

Job Postings

Met Office has 11 more recently posted open jobs than Transact.