Compare Citrix vs Akamai BETA

See how working at Citrix vs. Akamai 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 Citrix vs. Akamai. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Citrix

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Akamai

Employee Ratings

  • Akamai 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)
4.0
(based on 3079 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 1761 reviews)
Akamai employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Citrix employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Akamai employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Citrix employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.4
Akamai employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Citrix employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.9
Akamai employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Citrix employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.4
Akamai employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Citrix employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Citrix Ceo David Henshall
93%
93%David Henshall
CEO Approval
Akamai Ceo Tom Leighton
97%
97%Tom Leighton
Akamai employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Citrix employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Akamai employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than Citrix employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Positive Business Outlook
82%
Akamai employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Citrix employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Citrix has 1,766 more total submitted salaries than Akamai.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer376 Salaries
$105,423/yr
Corporate Sales Representative195 Salaries
$44,596/yr
Product Development Manager47 Salaries
$177,452/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer141 Salaries
$148,780/yr
Major Account Executive21 Salaries
$135,150/yr
Technical Project Manager89 Salaries
$120,850/yr

What Employees Say

  • Citrix had 264 more reviews than Akamai that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Citrix had 21 more reviews than Akamai that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 502 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 174 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 238 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 124 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 80 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 70 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 59 reviews)
"Middle management"(in 28 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good company"Nov 12, 2020

Current Employee - Licensing Specialist

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

Pros

Good management Good perks Good work life balance

Cons

No cons according to me

Current Employee - Service Line Manager

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

Pros

Akamai is a highly functional company, with the best culture I have ever been able to be a part of. The benefits are good, and leadership is solid.

Cons

High stakes, high pressure. Working with the biggest companies in the world is not for everyone.

Advice to Management

Continue to focus on compassionate leadership, protect the culture that has gotten us here, as it is our most valuable asset.

Job Postings

Citrix has 132 more recently posted open jobs than Akamai.