Compare University of Exeter vs Met Office BETA

See how Met Office vs. University of Exeter compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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University of Exeter

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Met Office

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 153 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 50 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
4.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
University of Exeter Ceo Sir Steve Smith
74%
74%Sir Steve Smith
CEO Approval
Met Office Ceo Penny Endersby
100%
100%Penny Endersby
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Positive Business Outlook
48%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
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£36,920/yr
PhD Student6 Salaries
£14,864/yr
IP Network Architect1 Salaries
£31,761/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Scientist12 Salaries
£35,107/yr
Forecaster9 Salaries
£33,188/yr
Senior IT Practitioner10 Salaries
£31,954/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 14 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 11 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 13 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Senior management"(in 6 reviews)
"Part time"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
"Civil service"(in 4 reviews)
"Public sector"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Finance Assistant

I worked at University of Exeter full-time

Pros

Great benefits Beautiful location Lots of training

Cons

Difficult to progress Lots of changes

Current Employee - Employee Relations Advisor

I have been working at Met Office part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Being engaged in work that makes a positive difference in people's lives, the Exeter HQ site is amazing, and the breadth of opportunities in a huge range of disciplines makes for a diverse way of... thinking.

Cons

Some legacy traces of old civil service ways of hierarchical thinking still remain .

Advice to Management

Consider whether all the different careers have clear progression opportunities.

Job Postings