Compare Microsoft vs Oracle BETA

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

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Oracle

Employee Ratings

  • Microsoft 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)
4.3
(based on 22189 reviews)
Microsoft employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 26276 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Microsoft employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Microsoft employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Microsoft employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Microsoft employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Microsoft Ceo Satya Nadella
98%
98%Satya Nadella
Microsoft employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Oracle Ceo Safra A. Catz
76%
76%Safra A. Catz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Microsoft employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 24% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
86%
Microsoft employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 36% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

Oracle has 132 more total submitted salaries than Microsoft.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Manager2 Salaries
€70,610/yr
Inside Sales Representative25 Salaries
€42,793/yr
Software Engineer19 Salaries
€61,969/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Development Consultant107 Salaries
€31,094/yr
Inside Sales Representative53 Salaries
€38,642/yr
Software Engineer5 Salaries
€42,041/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Microsoft.
  • "Work from home" was the most mentioned Pro at Oracle.
  • "Review system" was the most mentioned Con at Microsoft.
  • "No hikes" was the most mentioned Con at Oracle.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 1917 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 1596 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 1465 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 1317 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Review system"(in 538 reviews)
"No cons"(in 346 reviews)
Cons
"No hikes"(in 784 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 536 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Sales and Marketing Specialist

I worked at Microsoft part-time for more than a year

Pros

Really enjoyed working here at Microsoft

Cons

None that I know of.

Current Employee - Director

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

Pros

Great thought-leadership, profitable company with a fantastic range of products Fantastic colleagues and a great work-life balance New state-of-the art building Great if you want to be the best... version of you

Cons

IT on-boarding for new colleagues is 100% digital & self-service, which, while improving, is very time-consuming.

Job Postings

Oracle has 2,236 more recently posted open jobs than Microsoft.