Compare Sky vs Virgin Media BETA

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

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Virgin Media

Employee Ratings

  • Sky scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Virgin Media scored higher in 1 area: Senior Management.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1109 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 884 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Sky Ceo Jeremy Darroch
84%
84%Jeremy Darroch
Sky employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Virgin Media employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Virgin Media Ceo Lutz Schüler
80%
80%Lutz Schüler
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Sky employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Virgin Media employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
65%
Sky employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Virgin Media employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
54%

Salaries

Sky has 1,405 more total submitted salaries than Virgin Media.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer61 Salaries
£45,828/yr
Customer Service Advisor31 Salaries
£17,764/yr
Business Analyst36 Salaries
£44,050/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Web Developer3 Salaries
£39,953/yr
Customer Service Advisor18 Salaries
£17,366/yr
Manager9 Salaries
£52,590/yr

What Employees Say

  • Sky had 81 more reviews than Virgin Media that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Sky had 52 more reviews than Virgin Media that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 144 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 131 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 53 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 50 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 83 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 72 reviews)
Cons
"Liberty global"(in 34 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 31 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Finance Manager

I worked at Sky full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Benefits, salary, offices, gym, celebs, free sky, subsidized food and drink, socials

Cons

Main site is tucked away in west london

Advice to Management

Promote internally, always.

"Great job"15 May 2020

Current Employee - Field Service Technician

I have been working at Virgin Media full-time

Pros

Health care, pay and benefits salary sacrifice car scheme.

Cons

None that I can think off

Job Postings

Sky has 195 more recently posted open jobs than Virgin Media.