Compare Cisco Systems vs VMware BETA

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

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VMware

Employee Ratings

  • Cisco Systems scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
  • VMware scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 2475 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 760 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Career Opportunities
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
VMware employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Cisco Systems employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than VMware employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Cisco Systems employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than VMware employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
96%
96%Chuck Robbins
CEO Approval
VMware Ceo Pat Gelsinger
96%
96%Pat Gelsinger
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
88%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
82%
Positive Business Outlook
85%
VMware employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Cisco Systems has 2,405 more total submitted salaries than VMware.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer589 Salaries
₹ 12,13,323/yr
Network Consulting Engineer103 Salaries
₹ 11,47,187/yr
Intern45 Salaries
₹ 46,273/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer18 Salaries
₹ 8,52,989/yr
Member of Technical Staff89 Salaries
₹ 14,64,748/yr
Intern28 Salaries
₹ 33,091/mo

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible work" was the most mentioned Pro at Cisco Systems.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at VMware.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Cisco Systems.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at VMware.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible work"(in 1293 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1228 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 579 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 265 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 535 reviews)
"Big company"(in 424 reviews)
Cons
"No cons"(in 114 reviews)
"Middle management"(in 104 reviews)
Featured Review
"Company review"12 Aug 2020

Current Employee - Network Consultant Engineer

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

Pros

Best workplace and best work life balance

Cons

Nothing bad about this company

Current Employee - MTS-3

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

Pros

Good compensation, Work from home option, Good work life balance, Good benefits apart from compensations.

Cons

Work life balance can be hard sometimes. In some cases, you are not given the complete ownership of what you do and people interfere

Job Postings

VMware has 1,117 more recently posted open jobs than Cisco Systems.