Compare Royal Air Force vs Government of the United Kingdom BETA

See how Government of the United Kingdom vs. Royal Air Force compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Royal Air Force

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 483 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 44 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Royal Air Force Ceo Stephen Hillier
74%
74%Stephen Hillier
CEO Approval
Government of the United Kingdom Ceo David Cameron
46%
46%David Cameron
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
32%
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
RAF Officer32 Salaries
£49,893/yr
Aircraft Technician26 Salaries
£30,385/yr
RAF SNCO14 Salaries
£40,591/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Officer2 Salaries
£28,441/yr
Graduate Civil Engineer2 Salaries
£25,374/yr
Civil Service Fast Stream3 Salaries
£28,992/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Adventurous training"(in 36 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 6 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Time away"(in 53 reviews)
"Away from family"(in 39 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 3 reviews)
"Private sector"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Squadron Leader

I worked at Royal Air Force full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Always exciting, especially if travel and responsibility are valued

Cons

It requires service and commitment

Former Contractor - Solicitor

I worked at Government of the United Kingdom for less than a year

Pros

Lovely people who care about their work.

Cons

The environment could be a bit staid and dull at times.

Job Postings