Compare VMware vs SolarWinds BETA

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

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SolarWinds

Employee Ratings

  • VMware scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 128 reviews)
VMware employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than SolarWinds employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 618 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
VMware employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than SolarWinds employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
VMware employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than SolarWinds employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
VMware employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than SolarWinds employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Senior Management
3.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.5
VMware employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than SolarWinds employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
VMware Ceo Pat Gelsinger
99%
99%Pat Gelsinger
VMware employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than SolarWinds employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
SolarWinds Ceo Kevin B. Thompson
82%
82%Kevin B. Thompson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
99%
VMware employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 22% higher than SolarWinds employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
87%
VMware employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than SolarWinds employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
70%

Salaries

VMware has 161 more total submitted salaries than SolarWinds.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive16 Salaries
£49,091/yr
Systems Engineer7 Salaries
£55,213/yr
Intern9 Salaries
£18,217/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Channel Account Manager3 Salaries
£42,908/yr
Technical Support Engineer3 Salaries
£22,686/yr
London1 Salaries
£32,244/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at VMware.
  • "Free lunch twice" was the most mentioned Pro at SolarWinds.
  • VMware had 50 more reviews than SolarWinds that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 629 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 281 reviews)
Pros
"Free lunch twice"(in 77 reviews)
"Lunch twice"(in 51 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Middle management"(in 106 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 75 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 43 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 25 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Account Manager

I worked at VMware full-time

Pros

Good employer visionary, market leader. Good people

Cons

market leader - sometimes detached from customer

"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.

Job Postings

VMware has 2,606 more recently posted open jobs than SolarWinds.