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Satellite Telecommunications Activities in the UK: Market Research Report

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Satellite Telecommunications Activities Market Research Report | SIC J61.300 | Jan 2015

Reaching for the stars: Revenue rockets thanks to strong demand for internet connectivity

The Satellite Telecommunications Activities market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Arqiva Ltd Arqiva Ltd market share
Eutelsat Communications Group Eutelsat Communications Group market share
Paradigm Secure Communications Ltd Paradigm Secure Communications Ltd market share
SES Astra (UK) Ltd SES Astra (UK) Ltd market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
£2bn
Annual Growth 10-15
3.9%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Profit
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Employment
12,160
Businesses
162
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The UK Satellite Telecommunications Activities industry has been a star performer in recent years. Over the five years through 2014-15, revenue is forecast to grow at a compound annual rate of 3.9% to reach £1.7 billion. In the current year, revenue is expected to grow by 1.5%. Companies in the industry operate and provide access to satellite infrastructure. They also purchase network access they can sell on to telecommunications operators, other businesses and the government. The bulk of industry revenue is derived from broadcasting TV and radio stations, with revenue also stemming from carrying phone, video and data streaming, and Earth observation.

Demand for telecommunications services has proved robust despite the recession... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The UK Satellite Telecommunications Activities industry exhibits a moderate level of concentration, since the top four firms are anticipated to account for 46.2% of industry revenue in 2014-15. Concentration has increased during the past few years as a result of the significant expansion in capacity among major players. SES and Eutelsat have both launched new satellites and Paradigm has stepped up the development of the Skynet satellite system for military communications. The fact that one company provides all the UK army's satellite communications also contributes to the moderate level of concentration... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Satellite Telecommunications Activities Industry?

Industry participants operate, maintain and provide access to satellite infrastructure to transmit voice, data, text, sound and video. Industry operators may also transmit visual, aural or textual programming to consumers via direct-to-home satellite systems. The industry excludes satellite TV broadcasting (see IBISWorld report J60.200).

Industry Products
BroadcastingCommunicationsEarth observation and other services
 
Industry Activities
Providing fixed satellite services Providing mobile satellite services Providing internet access using satellite infrastructureProviding satellite support services, including tracking and telemetry


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