Compare SSE vs Opus Energy BETA

See how working at SSE vs. Opus Energy 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 SSE vs. Opus Energy. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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SSE

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Opus Energy

Employee Ratings

  • SSE scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Opus Energy scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 594 reviews)
SSE employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Opus Energy employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 54 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
SSE employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Opus Energy employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
SSE employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Opus Energy employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
SSE employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Opus Energy employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
SSE employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Opus Energy employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
SSE Ceo Alistair Phillips-Davies
61%
61%Alistair Phillips-Davies
CEO Approval
Opus Energy Ceo Paul Sheffield
59%
59%Paul Sheffield
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
SSE employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Opus Energy employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Opus Energy employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than SSE employees rated theirs.

Salaries

SSE has 615 more total submitted salaries than Opus Energy.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Advisor39 Salaries
£19,337/yr
Team Manager28 Salaries
£35,040/yr
Smart Meter Engineer21 Salaries
£31,316/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative2 Salaries
£22,828/yr
Team Leader2 Salaries
£29,640/yr
Software Developer1 Salaries
£37,036/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible working" was the most mentioned Pro at SSE.
  • "Opus energy" was the most mentioned Pro at Opus Energy.
  • "Health and safety" was the most mentioned Con at SSE.
  • "Career progression" was the most mentioned Con at Opus Energy.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 44 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 34 reviews)
Pros
"Opus energy"(in 5 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Health and safety"(in 24 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 23 reviews)
Cons
"Career progression"(in 6 reviews)
"Mental health"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Finance

I have been working at SSE full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great company, positive people all looking to do the right thing

Cons

None that I can think of

Current Employee - Team Leader

I have been working at Opus Energy full-time

Pros

Great covid response Fair policies Good pay Morale

Cons

No cons that come to mind

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