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UK telecoms market report 2021

UK telecoms market report 2021

  • September 2021
  • 29 pages
  • ID: 4752176
  • Format: PDF
  • Analysys Mason


This country report and accompanying data annex provide a comprehensive overview of the United Kingdom's telecoms market, including KPIs and data on subscribers, penetration, revenue and ARPU. The report analyses the strategies of major players in the country's fixed and mobile telecoms markets, and includes market share data and operators' infrastructure status.

Company coverage

This report includes information on the following players in the UK's telecoms market.

3 Group Europe (Three)BT GroupLiberty Global (Virgin Media)Sky |   | TalkTalkTelefónica (O2)Tesco MobileVodafone

Data coverage

Analysys Mason's country report data annexes provide a range of key metrics for each country's telecoms market. Figures are supplied for each year since 2003. The data annex was last updated in August 2021 to include 1Q 2021 data. Metrics include the following.

Mobile : total (handset plus mobile broadband, excluding IoT), total including IoT handset: smartphone, basic, smartphone share of handsetsmobile broadbandtotal, handset and broadband: 2G, 3G, 4G, 5G (and 2G, 3G, 4G, 5G share)total and handset: prepaid, contract and prepaid shareIoTMVNO and MVNO sharepenetration: total, prepaid, contract, handset, smartphone, mobile broadband, IoT
Fixed:voice: narrowband, VoBB, dial-upbroadband: residential, business, DSL, FTTP/B, cable modem, FWA, other technologies, ULL, VULA, net additionspenetration (business sites and households): voice, broadband (DSL, FTTP/B, cable modem, FWA, other technologies) Pay TV
Traffic Mobile: mobile-originated voice minutes outgoing MoU per connection cellular data: total, per connection messages sent: total, per connection
 Fixed: fixed-originated minutes outgoing MoU per active connection
Network-independent metrics GDP, GDP per capita Population Households Business sites Exchange rates

 Operator-level metrics/market share Mobile: connections: total, prepaid, prepaid share,  contract (and associated market share) service revenue: total, voice, data, data share of service revenue ARPU: total, prepaid, contract traffic: outgoing voice traffic, outgoing MoU per connections, messages sent per connection Fixed:connections: voice (narrowband, VoBB), broadband (DSL, FTTP/B, cable modem, FWA, other technologies, plus associated market share and net additions) retail revenue: voice, broadband (DSL, FTTP/B, cable modem, FWA, other technologies, plus associated market share) ASPU: voice, broadbandtraffic: outgoing minutesPay TV:connections retail revenue 
Service revenue  Mobile : totalshare of GDP per capita per month prepaid, contract, pre paid share voice, messaging, data, data share
Fixed: total (retail plus wholesale) share of GDP per capita per month

Retail revenue  Mobile : totalshare of GDP per capita per monthper GB voice, voice per minutedata, data per GB, messaging handset, handset datamobile broadbandIoT
Fixed: totalshare of GDP per capita per monthvoice: narrowband, VoBBdedicated connectionsbroadband: DSL, FTTP/B, cable modem, FWA, other technologiesICT servicesPay TV
Wholesale revenueMobileFixed

ASPU Mobile:total prepaid, contract voice data mobile broadband IoT handset: total, voice, messaging, data, data from smartphones
Fixed: voicebroadband
ARPU Mobile: total prepaid, contract voice datahandset: voice, messaging

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