Compare SSE vs Southern Water BETA

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

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Southern Water

Employee Ratings

  • SSE 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)
3.5
(based on 588 reviews)
SSE employees rated their Overall Rating 0.9 higher than Southern Water employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.6
(based on 116 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
SSE employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Southern Water employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
SSE employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than Southern Water employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
SSE employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Southern Water employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
SSE employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Southern Water employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
SSE employees rated their Culture & Values 1.1 higher than Southern Water employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
SSE Ceo Alistair Phillips-Davies
59%
59%Alistair Phillips-Davies
SSE employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Southern Water employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Southern Water Ceo Ian McAulay
56%
56%Ian McAulay
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
SSE employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Southern Water employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
50%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
SSE employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 25% higher than Southern Water employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
19%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • "Flexible working" was the most mentioned Pro at SSE.
  • "People are great" was the most mentioned Pro at Southern Water.
  • "Health and safety" was the most mentioned Con at SSE.
  • "Senior managers" was the most mentioned Con at Southern Water.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 44 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 34 reviews)
Pros
"People are great"(in 10 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Health and safety"(in 24 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 23 reviews)
Cons
"Senior managers"(in 11 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 7 reviews)
Featured Review
"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.

"Brilliant"Feb 1, 2018

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Southern Water full-time

Pros

Excellent company to work for most employees have been working there for a long time. Very low retention.

Cons

There is no room for advancement

Advice to Management

none

Job Postings

SSE has 135 more recently posted open jobs than Southern Water.