Compare Cisco Systems vs Red Hat BETA

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

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Red Hat

Employee Ratings

  • Red Hat 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)
4.3
(based on 22433 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 2367 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Career Opportunities
4.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Work-life balance
4.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.9
Senior Management
4.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Culture & Values
4.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
94%
94%Chuck Robbins
CEO Approval
Red Hat Ceo Paul Cormier
96%
96%Paul Cormier
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
88%
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Red Hat employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Red Hat employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Cisco Systems has 42,583 more total submitted salaries than Red Hat.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer7104 Salaries
$126,121/yr
Technical Leader1980 Salaries
$185,536/yr
Product Manager1286 Salaries
$165,591/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer133 Salaries
$125,482/yr
Technical Support Engineer25 Salaries
$70,734/yr
Program Manager24 Salaries
$95,685/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible work" was the most mentioned Pro at Cisco Systems.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Red Hat.
  • Cisco Systems had 538 more reviews than Red Hat that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible work"(in 1364 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1287 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 126 reviews)
"Great culture"(in 101 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 578 reviews)
"Big company"(in 465 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 40 reviews)
"Growing pains"(in 35 reviews)
Featured Review
"SDE"Oct 16, 2021

Current Employee - Service Delivery Manager

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time

Pros

Benefits Salary PTO Growth Medical

Cons

Long hours Layoffs Big company culture growth

Advice to Management

None

"RH review"Oct 14, 2021

Current Employee - Devops Engineer

I have been working at Red Hat full-time

Pros

Great community. Great technology and environment to grow.

Cons

I honestly can’t really think of anything

Job Postings

Red Hat has 296 more recently posted open jobs than Cisco Systems.