SAS Institute Reviews

Updated 26 Jun 2020

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3.8
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SAS Institute CEO Jim Goodnight
Jim Goodnight
848 Ratings
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  1. "Excellent Employer"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Developer in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at SAS Institute full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    R&D centre in Scotland is an excellent employer, good benefits, interesting work and the company genuinely cares about the employees.

    Cons

    A bit slow releasing software

  2. "SAS analytical consultant"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Analytics Consultant in London, England

    I worked at SAS Institute full-time

    Pros

    work life balance is great

    Cons

    people not thriving to develop

  3. "fantastic company to work for"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Software Developer in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    helpful coworkers, flexible working hours, interesting products

    Cons

    there have been none none

  4. Helpful (2)

    "Great company ruined by a few bad managers"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Marlow, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at SAS Institute full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits and products in the company.

    Cons

    If you have the wrong manager you'll witness some appalling decisions

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  5. "Great benefits, not much progression."

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Licensing Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at SAS Institute full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great office space and benefits

    Cons

    Lacking in options for progression.

  6. "Great place to work"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Marlow, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at SAS Institute full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great products and very stable company

    Cons

    Salaries are far too low

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  7. "Highly respected and serious"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Account Executive in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SAS Institute full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Family environment, supportive, team-ethos and management listen and take action. Traditional values.

    Cons

    Investment in marketing is lower than industry average.

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  8. "Supportive and great benefits"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - SAM Practice Lead 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SAS Institute part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Open to new ideas and give you the space and support to drive them through. Supportive management who want you to succeed and love the work.

    Cons

    As with any consulting firm there is quite a bit of travel, that can’t be helped.

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  9. Helpful (2)

    "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at SAS Institute full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The people! Down to earth management Ability to learn and grow as a developer Competitive salary Hard work rewarded

    Cons

    Genuinely finding it difficult to think of any

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  10. "Great Company"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Consultant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SAS Institute full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great opportunities to work on exciting projects Values employees

    Cons

    Can’t think of any right now

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