Compare Microsoft vs Oracle BETA

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

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Oracle

Employee Ratings

  • Microsoft scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % 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)
4.3
(based on 22734 reviews)
Microsoft employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 26946 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Microsoft employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Microsoft employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Microsoft employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Microsoft employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Microsoft Ceo Satya Nadella
98%
98%Satya Nadella
Microsoft employees rated their CEO Approval 21% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Oracle Ceo Safra A. Catz
77%
77%Safra A. Catz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Microsoft employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
86%
Microsoft employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 33% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
53%

Salaries

Microsoft has 95 more total submitted salaries than Oracle.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Consultant8 Salaries
£73,997/yr
Senior Software Development Engineer25 Salaries
£80,748/yr
Account Executive16 Salaries
£73,942/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Principal Consultant42 Salaries
£56,212/yr
Software Engineer18 Salaries
£56,016/yr
Account Manager21 Salaries
£47,703/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Microsoft.
  • "Work from home" was the most mentioned Pro at Oracle.
  • "Review system" was the most mentioned Con at Microsoft.
  • "No hikes" was the most mentioned Con at Oracle.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 1930 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 1629 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 1485 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 1349 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Review system"(in 538 reviews)
"Large company"(in 339 reviews)
Cons
"No hikes"(in 819 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 561 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Sales Director

I have been working at Microsoft full-time

Pros

People, Leadership, Solutions, Brand name.

Cons

None that I can think of.

Advice to Management

Reward people in line with competitor benchmarks.

"Good"22 Sep 2020

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Oracle full-time

Pros

Good to work at oracle

Cons

Great experience to work at oracle

Job Postings

Oracle has 4,522 more recently posted open jobs than Microsoft.