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Sky Broadband is a large internet provider in The United Kingdom. We have seen broadband speeds as high as 1887.37 Mbps from Sky Broadband's coverage area, and most of their users see real-world internet speeds in the range of 19.85 to 56.53 Mbps. Sky Broadband is available in several large cities, including Birmingham, Leeds, Glasgow, Sheffield, and Manchester. In these cities, its fastest broadband speeds range from 9.32 to 56.31 Mbps. Of the smaller cities Sky Broadband serves, such as Ringway, Acton Scott, Baulking, Frankley, and Adlestrop, maximum internet speeds vary from 0 to 60.8 Mbps, and most of their customers obtain speeds between 23.56 and 60.8 Mbps.

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Sky Broadband Speeds Over Time

We class broadband speed distributions as follows: very slow under 10 Mbps; slow 10-30 Mbps; adequate 30-60 Mbps; good 60-80 Mbps; fast 80-300 Mbps; very fast over 300 Mbps.

Sky Broadband's Fastest Towns and Cities in The United Kingdom

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian Speed
1Chalgrove148.67 Mbps66.55—136 Mbps95 Mbps
2Kidlington147.07 Mbps47.06—133.22 Mbps91.78 Mbps
3Carburton121.7 Mbps71.42—74.34 Mbps73.76 Mbps
4Claverdon76.16 Mbps72.74—74.06 Mbps73.34 Mbps
5Thornthwaite with Padside74.5 Mbps71.6—74.21 Mbps72.97 Mbps

Sky Broadband's Slowest Towns and Cities in The United Kingdom

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian Speed
1Rathfriland10.67 Mbps0.09—0.15 Mbps0.12 Mbps
2Holywell0.85 Mbps0.49—0.85 Mbps0.66 Mbps
3Reeth, Fremington and Healaugh3.4 Mbps0.86—1.85 Mbps1.3 Mbps
4Kingsbridge45.69 Mbps1.06—2.43 Mbps1.48 Mbps
5Woolpit17 Mbps0.88—6.51 Mbps1.65 Mbps

Sky Broadband Speed Distribution

 Percentage of Speed Tests in Speed Range
Internet Speed RangeSky BroadbandUnited Kingdom
Very Slow: under 10 Mbps35.20%28.66%
Slow: 10-30 Mbps32.60%26.52%
Adequate: 30-60 Mbps23.84%20.91%
Good: 60-80 Mbps7.93%8.46%
Fast: 80-300 Mbps0.42%13.12%
Very Fast: over 300 Mbps0.01%2.33%

Sky Broadband Growth and Broadband Performance History: Towns and Cities

Sky Broadband in Regions and Counties

Sky Broadband in Large Towns and Cities

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed Range
1Bradford509.19 Mbps16.12—50.77 Mbps
2Liverpool489.31 Mbps16.65—51.77 Mbps
3Edinburgh275.62 Mbps18.18—60.83 Mbps
4Bristol500.76 Mbps14.02—49.03 Mbps
5Barnet468.47 Mbps25.1—64.48 Mbps
6Croydon457.17 Mbps12.05—46.26 Mbps
7Coventry512.16 Mbps21.12—62.8 Mbps
8Leicester496.21 Mbps15.21—51.88 Mbps
9Forest Gate898.84 Mbps20.92—59.19 Mbps
10Wakefield458.73 Mbps44.45—64.17 Mbps
11Ealing1266.89 Mbps22.81—64.76 Mbps
12Cheshire West and Chester440.09 Mbps29.27—54.77 Mbps
13Enfield Town345.87 Mbps25.43—60.17 Mbps
14Bromley364.61 Mbps22.39—61.31 Mbps
15Nottingham509.6 Mbps16.9—53.37 Mbps
16Brent503.78 Mbps19.6—59.14 Mbps
17Sandwell502.62 Mbps23.12—58.56 Mbps
18Wandsworth501.37 Mbps24.31—62.92 Mbps
19Wigan445.4 Mbps25.37—56.32 Mbps
20Lambeth450.64 Mbps17.32—66.95 Mbps
21Wirral506.71 Mbps21.12—56.62 Mbps
22Dudley488.02 Mbps15.75—58.87 Mbps
23Tower Hamlets875.58 Mbps19.34—57.53 Mbps
24Southwark498.59 Mbps12.97—52.08 Mbps
25Doncaster434.75 Mbps11.34—45.14 Mbps
26Hillingdon473.21 Mbps32.39—63.3 Mbps
27Redbridge913.08 Mbps13.03—55.17 Mbps
28Lewisham225.58 Mbps14.88—50.88 Mbps
29Newcastle upon Tyne478.04 Mbps17.02—49.55 Mbps
30Stockport445.01 Mbps21.31—51.75 Mbps
31Brighton510.89 Mbps18.43—54.75 Mbps
32Greenwich511.79 Mbps19.38—59.32 Mbps
33Bolton505.06 Mbps18.69—55.11 Mbps
34Walsall508.13 Mbps23.86—58.67 Mbps
35Hackney479.87 Mbps18.09—58.32 Mbps
36Gillingham505.39 Mbps22.56—56.48 Mbps
37Sunderland452.45 Mbps19.6—48.06 Mbps
38Waltham Forest426.88 Mbps15.82—60.8 Mbps
39Belfast134.06 Mbps11.85—36.03 Mbps
40Hounslow822.73 Mbps22.22—60.89 Mbps
41Haringey437.82 Mbps21.9—63.01 Mbps
42Rotherham509.88 Mbps18.66—50.95 Mbps
43Plymouth479.24 Mbps16.12—48.93 Mbps
44Camden1887.37 Mbps16.27—74.03 Mbps
45Wolverhampton487.1 Mbps19.93—57.08 Mbps
46Kingston upon Hull20.9 Mbps15.27—16.44 Mbps
47Romford426.35 Mbps24.27—62.04 Mbps
48Derby471.33 Mbps22.62—59.08 Mbps
49Stoke-on-Trent510.34 Mbps19.43—55.39 Mbps
50London515.43 Mbps27.34—74.15 Mbps
51Salford478.14 Mbps16.51—51.56 Mbps
52Southampton459.82 Mbps17.41—50.47 Mbps
53Harrow498.2 Mbps28.61—59.34 Mbps
54Bexley475.9 Mbps22.12—60.1 Mbps
55Barnsley455.71 Mbps20.68—50.12 Mbps
56Islington478.06 Mbps14.86—55.25 Mbps
57Trafford516.97 Mbps20.43—54.72 Mbps
58Oldham437.15 Mbps19.52—54.75 Mbps
59Northampton502.89 Mbps20.94—62.06 Mbps
60Rochdale488.27 Mbps19.51—53.22 Mbps
61Portsmouth461.5 Mbps11.5—43.94 Mbps
62Solihull412.78 Mbps23.09—63.48 Mbps
63Dagenham453.41 Mbps18.91—54.75 Mbps
64York714.38 Mbps16.89—52.13 Mbps
65Warrington421.73 Mbps25.55—60.04 Mbps
66Mitcham287.33 Mbps28.64—63.04 Mbps
67Sutton490.23 Mbps22.39—58.75 Mbps
68Gateshead360.13 Mbps16.44—47.28 Mbps
69Peterborough472.7 Mbps16.68—51.25 Mbps
70Stockton-on-Tees494.72 Mbps14.64—49.37 Mbps
71Richmond466.07 Mbps25.9—69.02 Mbps
72Aberdeen472.27 Mbps14.75—42.58 Mbps
73Colchester501.6 Mbps17.01—48.45 Mbps
74Bath74.19 Mbps16.29—44.71 Mbps
75Bury409.76 Mbps16.34—51.85 Mbps
76Basildon431.58 Mbps12.81—38.45 Mbps
77Hammersmith443.77 Mbps21.77—65.79 Mbps
78Southend-on-Sea461.03 Mbps15.66—53.67 Mbps
79Chelmsford517.95 Mbps23.5—56.17 Mbps
80Basingstoke514.44 Mbps22.29—58.54 Mbps
81Kingston upon Thames397.09 Mbps24.65—59.52 Mbps
82High Wycombe146.83 Mbps24.99—37.13 Mbps
83Bedford150 Mbps18.11—49.48 Mbps
84Maidstone509.49 Mbps17.12—51.72 Mbps
85Canterbury516.21 Mbps18.86—56.24 Mbps
86Bournemouth376.88 Mbps18.39—53.21 Mbps
87Reading507.34 Mbps16.01—57.74 Mbps
88Harrogate339.88 Mbps26.33—58.12 Mbps
89Kensington148.96 Mbps29.54—70.24 Mbps
90Oxford515.06 Mbps22.37—59.68 Mbps
91Braintree149.14 Mbps19.58—57.23 Mbps
92Maidenhead470.37 Mbps31.85—72.96 Mbps
93Poole424.8 Mbps23.66—52.66 Mbps
94Slough510.67 Mbps20.75—62.62 Mbps
95Huddersfield500.01 Mbps25.32—59.96 Mbps
96Blackburn149 Mbps9.36—39.19 Mbps
97Guildford489.9 Mbps19.2—49.87 Mbps
98Reigate338.82 Mbps29.3—57.72 Mbps
99Dundee375.79 Mbps20.05—55.89 Mbps
100St Albans298.88 Mbps25.26—60.13 Mbps

Frequently Asked Questions about Sky Broadband

How fast are Sky Broadband's broadband download speeds?
The fastest internet speed we've seen for Sky Broadband is 1887.37 Mbps, and most people see broadband download speeds in the range of 19.85—56.53 Mbps.
Where is Sky Broadband Available?
We have recorded Sky Broadband internet speed tests in over 100 towns and cities, including Bradford, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Bristol, and Barnet.
How do Sky Broadband's speeds compare to other internet providers?
Sky Broadband is ranked as the 4th fastest internet provider in The United Kingdom.
How many people use Sky Broadband as their ISP?
In The United Kingdom, Sky Broadband is the 3rd most popular broadband provider.

Last updated: 13 Oct 2021