Compare Oracle vs VMware BETA

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

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VMware

Employee Ratings

  • VMware 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)
3.7
(based on 34249 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 156 reviews)
VMware employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
4.2
VMware employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
VMware employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.3 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
4.1
VMware employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.3
VMware employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Oracle Ceo Safra A. Catz
83%
83%Safra A. Catz
CEO Approval
VMware Ceo Raghu Raghuram
N/ARaghu Raghuram
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
VMware employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Positive Business Outlook
77%
VMware employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Oracle has 1,180 more total submitted salaries than VMware.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Principal Consultant49 Salaries
£56,686/yr
Account Manager28 Salaries
£53,674/yr
Software Engineer27 Salaries
£50,919/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Consultant6 Salaries
£76,589/yr
Account Executive19 Salaries
£51,083/yr
Software Engineer4 Salaries
£55,495/yr

What Employees Say

  • Oracle had 1,169 more reviews than VMware that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "No hikes" was the most mentioned Con at Oracle.
  • "Middle management" was the most mentioned Con at VMware.
Pros
Pros
"Work from home"(in 1555 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 1464 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 663 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 295 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No hikes"(in 930 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 636 reviews)
Cons
"Middle management"(in 108 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 77 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Software Engineer

I have been working at Oracle full-time

Pros

Oracle used to have a bad reputation among developers, so they've had to play much better with the rest of the tech world, and it's working.

Cons

Like any other big company: bureaucracy

Current Employee - Senior Program Manager

I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great people, high energy, everyone wants to get the job done. A lot of empowerment. Compensation is good. Internal movement encouraged. Budget for personal development as well as wellbeing.... Great products, strong partnerships with hardware vendors. Ability and accessibility to work from home.

Cons

Poor work/life balance but great energy

Advice to Management

Implement more transformational leadership, involve ICs more in strategic projects, be more transparent.

Job Postings

Oracle has 1,268 more recently posted open jobs than VMware.