Compare working at Microsoft vs IBM

Compare company reviews, salaries and ratings to find out if Microsoft or IBM is right for you. Microsoft is most highly rated for Compensation and benefits and IBM is most highly rated for Work/life balance.

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Compare revenue, industry and employee numbers for Microsoft and IBM.

Information Technology
Information Technology
more than USD 10B
more than USD 10B
Number of Employees
more than 10,000
more than 10,000
Redmond, Washington
Armonk New York, United States

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Compare management, culture and compensation ratings for Microsoft and IBM.

CEO approval

Headshot of Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft
approve of Satya Nadella's performance
Headshot of Arvind Krishna, CEO of IBM
approve of Arvind Krishna's performance

Salary satisfaction

think they are paid fairly at Microsoft
think they are paid fairly at IBM

Microsoft reviews

on 18 December 2022
productive and fun workplace
Cloud Solution Architect
(Current Employee) – Melbourne VIC

on 10 December 2022
Account Co-Ordinator
(Current Employee) – Paddington NSW

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on 14 November 2022
(Current Employee) – Sydney NSW

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IBM reviews

on 10 December 2022
(Current Employee) – Melbourne City Centre VIC

on 5 December 2022
IT Support Engineer
(Current Employee) – Canberra ACT

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on 14 October 2022
Account delivery manager
(Current Employee) – Australia

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13 jobs at Microsoft
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19 jobs at IBM
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Favourable experience
Favourable experience
Medium difficulty
Medium difficulty
Process is about a month
Process is about a month