Compare Red Hat vs VMware BETA

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

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VMware

Employee Ratings

  • Red Hat 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.
  • VMware 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)
4.4
(based on 2367 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 6900 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Career Opportunities
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.4
Red Hat employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than VMware employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
4.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Red Hat employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than VMware employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.5
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Red Hat Ceo Paul Cormier
96%
96%Paul Cormier
Red Hat employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than VMware employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
VMware Ceo Raghu Raghuram
89%
89%Raghu Raghuram
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Red Hat employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than VMware employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Red Hat employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than VMware employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
75%

Salaries

VMware has 7,311 more total submitted salaries than Red Hat.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Technical Support Engineer25 Salaries
$70,734/yr
Senior Software Engineer133 Salaries
$125,482/yr
Senior Consultant78 Salaries
$129,754/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Member Of Technical Staff1648 Salaries
$138,996/yr
Staff Engineer425 Salaries
$211,553/yr
Senior Consultant76 Salaries
$149,336/yr

What Employees Say

  • VMware had 537 more reviews than Red Hat that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Red Hat.
  • "Middle management" was the most mentioned Con at VMware.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 126 reviews)
"Great culture"(in 101 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 663 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 295 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 40 reviews)
"Growing pains"(in 35 reviews)
Cons
"Middle management"(in 108 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 77 reviews)
Featured Review
"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

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

Engineer empowerment culture feels very empowering.

Cons

Haven't been aware of any so far.

Job Postings

VMware has 13,398 more recently posted open jobs than Red Hat.