Compare IBM vs SSE BETA

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

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SSE

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • SSE scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 60967 reviews)
IBM employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than SSE employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 625 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
IBM employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than SSE employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than SSE employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
IBM employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than SSE employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
IBM employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than SSE employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
86%
86%Arvind Krishna
IBM employees rated their CEO Approval 24% higher than SSE employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
SSE Ceo Alistair Phillips-Davies
62%
62%Alistair Phillips-Davies
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than SSE employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
61%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
IBM employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than SSE employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

IBM has 66,682 more total submitted salaries than SSE.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Advisory Software Engineer2659 Salaries
$129,032/yr
IT Specialist987 Salaries
$87,094/yr
Project Manager925 Salaries
$105,452/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer2 Salaries
$56,244/yr
Programmer2 Salaries
$54,623/yr
Project Manager1 Salaries
£45,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Flexible working" was the most mentioned Pro at SSE.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Health and safety" was the most mentioned Con at SSE.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 44 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 35 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Cons
"Health and safety"(in 24 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 24 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"Mar 7, 2021

Current Employee - Quality Engineering Manager

I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Good company to work . I totally enjoyed working here

Cons

Nothing bad about this company

"Engineer"Jun 23, 2018

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

Good place to work within UK.

Cons

No cons within UK context.

Job Postings

IBM has 23,387 more recently posted open jobs than SSE.