Compare Royal Mail vs Virgin Media BETA

See how working at Royal Mail vs. Virgin Media 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 Royal Mail vs. Virgin Media. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Royal Mail

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Virgin Media

Employee Ratings

  • Virgin Media scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1587 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1065 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.4
Virgin Media employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Virgin Media employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
3.4
Virgin Media employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.6
Virgin Media employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Royal Mail Ceo Rico Back
28%
28%Rico Back
CEO Approval
Virgin Media Ceo Lutz Schüler
81%
81%Lutz Schüler
Virgin Media employees rated their CEO Approval 52% higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Virgin Media employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Positive Business Outlook
59%
Virgin Media employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 23% higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Royal Mail has 931 more total submitted salaries than Virgin Media.
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£9/hr
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£37,409/yr
Delivery Manager23 Salaries
£35,000/yr
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£24,946/yr
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£30,256/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Royal Mail.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Virgin Media.
  • Royal Mail and Virgin Media both have 36 total submitted reviews for "Long hours".
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 201 reviews)
"Early finish"(in 60 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 59 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 53 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 39 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 36 reviews)
Cons
"Liberty global"(in 37 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 36 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Contractor - Warehouse Worker

I have been working at Royal Mail for less than a year

Pros

Proper payment is done, There is no heavy lifting.

Cons

there is no regularity in shifts

Advice to Management

N/A

Current Employee - Human Resources Administrator

I have been working at Virgin Media full-time for more than a year

Pros

Supportive, flexible, lots of opportunities to learning and progress

Cons

None that I can think of so far

Job Postings

Virgin Media has 54 more recently posted open jobs than Royal Mail.