Compare SolarWinds vs Spiceworks BETA

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

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Spiceworks

Employee Ratings

  • SolarWinds scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Spiceworks scored higher in 5 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 559 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 133 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
SolarWinds employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Spiceworks employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
4.0
Spiceworks employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than SolarWinds employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
4.0
Spiceworks employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than SolarWinds employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
SolarWinds Ceo Kevin B. Thompson
71%
71%Kevin B. Thompson
CEO Approval
Spiceworks Ceo Steve Horowitz
75%
75%Steve Horowitz
Spiceworks employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than SolarWinds employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Spiceworks employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than SolarWinds employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
61%
SolarWinds employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Spiceworks employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

SolarWinds has 22 more total submitted salaries than Spiceworks.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer3 Salaries
£36,164/yr
Technical Support Engineer3 Salaries
£22,561/yr
Channel Account Manager3 Salaries
£42,672/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive2 Salaries
£30,308/yr
Client Success Specialist1 Salaries
£28,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free lunch twice" was the most mentioned Pro at SolarWinds.
  • "Company culture" was the most mentioned Pro at Spiceworks.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at SolarWinds.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Spiceworks.
Pros
Pros
"Free lunch twice"(in 76 reviews)
"Lunch twice"(in 51 reviews)
Pros
"Company culture"(in 15 reviews)
"Free food"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 42 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 24 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 12 reviews)
"Austin"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review
"Sales"16 Jun 2020

Current Employee - Sales

I have been working at SolarWinds full-time

Pros

It is what it is.

Cons

Worked to the bone constantly.

Current Employee - Client Success

I have been working at Spiceworks full-time for less than a year

Pros

Good team good training when you first start

Cons

Not enough progression for most roles

Job Postings

SolarWinds has 118 more recently posted open jobs than Spiceworks.