Compare VMware vs AppDynamics BETA

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

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AppDynamics

Employee Ratings

  • VMware scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • AppDynamics scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance and Senior Management.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 6499 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 734 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Career Opportunities
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
4.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Senior Management
3.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
VMware Ceo Raghu Raghuram
95%
95%Raghu Raghuram
VMware employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than AppDynamics employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
AppDynamics Ceo Linda Tong
86%
86%Linda Tong
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
88%
VMware employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than AppDynamics employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
77%
VMware employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than AppDynamics employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
69%

Salaries

VMware has 9,050 more total submitted salaries than AppDynamics.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Member Of Technical Staff1636 Salaries
$147,022/yr
Staff Engineer413 Salaries
$207,784/yr
Account Executive84 Salaries
$68,345/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Systems Administrator3 Salaries
$84,867/yr
Senior Software Engineer54 Salaries
$149,900/yr
Senior Sales Engineer32 Salaries
$170,708/yr

What Employees Say

  • VMware had 618 more reviews than AppDynamics that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Middle management" was the most mentioned Con at VMware.
  • "Appd" was the most mentioned Con at AppDynamics.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 663 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 295 reviews)
Pros
"Appd"(in 59 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 45 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Middle management"(in 108 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 77 reviews)
Cons
"Appd"(in 40 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 39 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Jul 24, 2021

Current Employee - At Cloud Specialist

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

Pros

Great culture - great career opportunities - fantastic leadership - great work life balance

Cons

Lower pay compared to industry - no complaints - use your vacation you earned it

Current Employee - Business Analyst

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

Pros

the people, the culture, the collaboration

Cons

some growing pains as we grow

Job Postings

VMware has 10,252 more recently posted open jobs than AppDynamics.