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.
Cisco Systems company icon

Cisco Systems

VMware company icon

VMware

Employee Ratings

  • Cisco Systems scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, 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 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 3417 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 1183 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Career Opportunities
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
VMware employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Cisco Systems employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than VMware employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.9
Senior Management
3.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.6
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
96%
96%Chuck Robbins
CEO Approval
VMware Ceo Raghu Raghuram
96%
96%Raghu Raghuram
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
92%
% Recommend to a friend
93%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
80%
Positive Business Outlook
83%
VMware employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Cisco Systems has 3,296 more total submitted salaries than VMware.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer995 Salaries
₹ 12,00,000/yr
Network Consulting Engineer147 Salaries
₹ 12,00,000/yr
Intern66 Salaries
₹ 50,432/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer31 Salaries
₹ 10,23,390/yr
Member Of Technical Staff158 Salaries
₹ 15,24,086/yr
Intern41 Salaries
₹ 35,871/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.
  • "Middle management" was the most mentioned Con at VMware.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible work"(in 1364 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1287 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 663 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 295 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 578 reviews)
"Big company"(in 465 reviews)
Cons
"Middle management"(in 108 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 77 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Full Stack Developer

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

Pros

Experience of working in an MNC is great Great growth opportunities compared to other companies Salary and hike are more than industry standards

Cons

This company has no cons so far compared to other companies In this company you won't find any corporate drama

Current Employee - Senior Technical Program Manager

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

Pros

Culture, Flexibility, Benefits, Employee centricity, Work life balance, Opportunities to learn and grow, clear career path

Cons

Nothing as such. This is weird that Glassdoor is asking me to write 15 words when i do not have anything to write in this section. Completed 15 words

Job Postings

VMware has 9,421 more recently posted open jobs than Cisco Systems.