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Wired Telecommunications Carriers in the UK: Market Research Report

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Wired Telecommunications Carriers Market Research Report | SIC J61.100 | Nov 2016

Poor connection: Demand falls as customers increasingly move towards wireless services

IBISWorld’s Wired Telecommunications Carriers market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
British Sky Broadcasting Limited British Sky Broadcasting Limited market share
BT Group BT Group market share
Virgin Media Virgin Media market share
Vodafone Group plc Vodafone Group plc market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Wired Telecommunications Carriers industry operates, maintains and provides access to wired telecommunications infrastructure that transmits sound, data, text and video. Over the five years through 2016-17 industry revenue is forecast to decline at a compound annual rate of 3.7% to reach £10.8 billion. This decline in revenue may largely be attributed to an increase in the quality of substitute products, as the improved quality of wireless telecommunications has encouraged numerous downstream clients to move away from wired telecommunications and towards wireless telecommunications. This shift in consumer preferences has damaged industry demand.

In the current year industry revenue is estimated to fall by 3.3%... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The geographic spread of wired telecommunications establishments is highly correlated to the demographic and economic profile of the United Kingdom. Wired access lines are present in most British households, although the percentage has been declining in recent years. This is a result of the universal service obligation, which ensures that all UK households have access to voice services over the PSTN.

The South East and London

The South East region and London are estimated to account for the largest number of industry establishments, accounting for 19% and 17.8% respectively. Lon.. purchase to read more


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What is the Wired Telecommunications Carriers Industry?

Industry participants operate, maintain and provide access to facilities that transmit data, text, sound and video using a wired telecommunications infrastructure. The industry also includes firms that purchase access and network capacity from infrastructure owners. It does not cover telecommunications resellers (see IBISWorld report J61.900) or internet service providers (see IBISWorld report J61.400).

Industry Products
CallsISDN rentalPSTN rentalWholesaling
Industry Activities
Providing local voice communication servicesProviding long-distance and international voice communication servicesWholesaling access to wired networks

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