Compare IBM vs Red Hat BETA

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

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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)
4.0
(based on 71536 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 2367 reviews)
Red Hat employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.2
Red Hat employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Red Hat employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.4
Red Hat employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
4.1
Red Hat employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.5
Red Hat employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
87%
87%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Red Hat Ceo Paul Cormier
96%
96%Paul Cormier
Red Hat employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Red Hat employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Red Hat employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 68,649 more total submitted salaries than Red Hat.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Consultant2847 Salaries
$106,894/yr
Software Engineer2292 Salaries
$113,843/yr
IT Specialist1002 Salaries
$93,298/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Consultant78 Salaries
$129,754/yr
Senior Software Engineer133 Salaries
$125,482/yr
Technical Support Engineer25 Salaries
$70,734/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Red Hat.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Red Hat.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 126 reviews)
"Great culture"(in 101 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 40 reviews)
"Growing pains"(in 35 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Infrastructure Specialist

I have been working at IBM full-time

Pros

Good work life balance for employees

Cons

Nothing as such internal project movement should be easier

"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

IBM has 16,420 more recently posted open jobs than Red Hat.