Compare Virgin Media vs British Gas BETA

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

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British Gas

Employee Ratings

  • Virgin Media 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)
3.6
(based on 916 reviews)
Virgin Media employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than British Gas employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 830 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Virgin Media employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than British Gas employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Virgin Media employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than British Gas employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Virgin Media employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than British Gas employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Virgin Media employees rated their Senior Management 1.0 higher than British Gas employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Virgin Media employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than British Gas employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Virgin Media Ceo Lutz Schüler
82%
82%Lutz Schüler
Virgin Media employees rated their CEO Approval 51% higher than British Gas employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
British Gas Ceo Sarwjit Sambhi
31%
31%Sarwjit Sambhi
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Virgin Media employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 30% higher than British Gas employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
40%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Virgin Media employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 34% higher than British Gas employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
19%

Salaries

Virgin Media has 101 more total submitted salaries than British Gas.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Advisor18 Salaries
£17,176/yr
Graduate9 Salaries
£29,945/yr
Sales Executive22 Salaries
£16,869/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Advisor69 Salaries
£20,322/yr
Smart Energy Expert39 Salaries
£25,273/yr
Sales Manager5 Salaries
£29,495/yr

What Employees Say

  • Virgin Media had 6 more reviews than British Gas that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Virgin Media had 8 more reviews than British Gas that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 53 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 50 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 44 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 43 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Liberty global"(in 34 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 31 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 32 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 23 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"30 Oct 2020

Current Employee - Software Developer

I have been working at Virgin Media part-time

Pros

Nice salary for them paigons

Cons

Long hours in the T house whipping all night

"Energy...."13 Oct 2020

Former Employee - Customer Advisor

I worked at British Gas full-time

Pros

Bonus is definitely an advantage

Cons

Long hours when it’s busy

Job Postings

Virgin Media has 144 more recently posted open jobs than British Gas.