Compare Google vs F5 Networks BETA

See how working at Google vs. F5 Networks 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 Google vs. F5 Networks. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Google

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F5 Networks

Employee Ratings

  • Google 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)
4.4
(based on 10650 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than F5 Networks employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 843 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than F5 Networks employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than F5 Networks employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than F5 Networks employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Google employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than F5 Networks employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
93%
93%Sundar Pichai
Google employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than F5 Networks employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
F5 Networks Ceo Francois Locoh-Donou
83%
83%Francois Locoh-Donou
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than F5 Networks employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 24% higher than F5 Networks employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
56%

Salaries

Google has 218 more total submitted salaries than F5 Networks.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager9 Salaries
A$91,100/yr
Security Engineer3 Salaries
A$140,000/yr
Director1 Salaries
A$150,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager2 Salaries
A$164,046/yr
Systems Engineer1 Salaries
A$213,298/yr
Senior Consultant1 Salaries
A$190,757/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at F5 Networks.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
  • "Middle management" was the most mentioned Con at F5 Networks.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 795 reviews)
"Great people"(in 500 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 130 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 57 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 370 reviews)
"Large company"(in 212 reviews)
Cons
"Middle management"(in 30 reviews)
"Growing pains"(in 23 reviews)
Featured Review
"google review"5 Jun 2020

Former Employee - Tech Lead

I worked at Google full-time

Pros

google is the best place to work at

Cons

nothing bad i can think of

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at F5 Networks full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Passionate and deeply knowledgeable colleagues. Optimistic atmosphere and focused strategy. Cloud-native solutions being released. The dead wood has gone and we are set up to win.

Cons

Don't believe the Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt being spread by anonymous commentators who would try to cut us down.

Advice to Management

Even bolder, even faster!

Job Postings

Google has 1,945 more recently posted open jobs than F5 Networks.