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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 18.11 to 54.29 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 8.32 to 52.51 Mbps. Of the smaller cities Sky Broadband serves, such as Ringway, Acton Scott, Baulking, Frankley, and Adlestrop, maximum internet speeds vary from 0 to 59.81 Mbps, and most of their customers obtain speeds between 20.92 and 59.81 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
1Kidlington147.07 Mbps91.78—135.91 Mbps122.54 Mbps
2Chalgrove148.67 Mbps66.55—136 Mbps95 Mbps
3Thornthwaite with Padside74.5 Mbps71.68—74.21 Mbps73.04 Mbps
4Claverdon74.49 Mbps71.76—74.02 Mbps72.4 Mbps
5Steyning134.17 Mbps67.01—74 Mbps71.7 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 Mbps1.17 Mbps
4North Kessock61.99 Mbps0.36—3.85 Mbps1.36 Mbps
5Kingsbridge45.69 Mbps1.06—2.27 Mbps1.46 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 Mbps32.59%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
1Bradford444.18 Mbps13.42—46.66 Mbps
2Liverpool416.79 Mbps14.06—46.01 Mbps
3Edinburgh185.3 Mbps11.22—56.22 Mbps
4Bristol469.88 Mbps13.11—45.49 Mbps
5Barnet435.36 Mbps24.55—62.62 Mbps
6Croydon147.68 Mbps10.99—41.6 Mbps
7Coventry434.98 Mbps18.16—58.57 Mbps
8Leicester466.54 Mbps13.4—47.79 Mbps
9Forest Gate898.84 Mbps18.86—57.61 Mbps
10Wakefield143.63 Mbps45.02—63.38 Mbps
11Ealing1258.11 Mbps21.04—64.14 Mbps
12Cheshire West and Chester148.78 Mbps29.08—52.62 Mbps
13Enfield Town191.81 Mbps23.58—59.47 Mbps
14Bromley149.99 Mbps20.81—58.12 Mbps
15Nottingham503.3 Mbps15.79—49.23 Mbps
16Brent187.67 Mbps12.98—47.02 Mbps
17Sandwell149.26 Mbps19.31—54.57 Mbps
18Wandsworth404.97 Mbps22.69—62.68 Mbps
19Wigan327.41 Mbps23.75—53.11 Mbps
20Lambeth440.43 Mbps13.51—66.26 Mbps
21Wirral447.49 Mbps18.95—52.75 Mbps
22Dudley405.49 Mbps15.72—55.03 Mbps
23Tower Hamlets745.58 Mbps18.52—56.45 Mbps
24Southwark377.39 Mbps12.49—54.37 Mbps
25Doncaster146.54 Mbps14.33—39.29 Mbps
26Hillingdon159.14 Mbps26.53—61.32 Mbps
27Redbridge913.08 Mbps13.35—55.11 Mbps
28Lewisham148.28 Mbps14.98—50.59 Mbps
29Newcastle upon Tyne463.33 Mbps15.35—47.51 Mbps
30Stockport147.85 Mbps19.46—48.53 Mbps
31Brighton316.53 Mbps16.46—53.64 Mbps
32Greenwich511.79 Mbps15.87—53.76 Mbps
33Bolton449.49 Mbps16.75—51.34 Mbps
34Walsall445.31 Mbps22.29—57.25 Mbps
35Hackney144.17 Mbps15.28—55.32 Mbps
36Gillingham232.1 Mbps21.25—53.9 Mbps
37Sunderland412.1 Mbps16.91—43.9 Mbps
38Waltham Forest186.9 Mbps12.02—54.13 Mbps
39Belfast134.06 Mbps11.3—37.84 Mbps
40Hounslow476.56 Mbps23.22—60.14 Mbps
41Haringey149 Mbps22.73—62.2 Mbps
42Rotherham415.91 Mbps16.88—48.19 Mbps
43Plymouth226.29 Mbps15.68—46.87 Mbps
44Camden1887.37 Mbps13.82—73.46 Mbps
45Wolverhampton148.75 Mbps15.53—49.25 Mbps
46Hull20.9 Mbps15.27—16.44 Mbps
47Romford290.65 Mbps22.66—59.72 Mbps
48Derby436.4 Mbps18.73—52.84 Mbps
49Stoke-on-Trent483.42 Mbps17.81—52.91 Mbps
50London515.03 Mbps17.99—69.2 Mbps
51Salford259.78 Mbps15.72—51.42 Mbps
52Southampton213.74 Mbps17.06—48.9 Mbps
53Harrow498.2 Mbps25.87—55.82 Mbps
54Bexley462.6 Mbps23.54—60.74 Mbps
55Barnsley400.86 Mbps17.59—44.24 Mbps
56Islington149.63 Mbps16.13—53.59 Mbps
57Trafford431.58 Mbps19.12—52.43 Mbps
58Oldham371.71 Mbps18.17—52.41 Mbps
59Northampton496.18 Mbps19.43—59.76 Mbps
60Rochdale421.03 Mbps18.14—51.77 Mbps
61Portsmouth148.02 Mbps8.06—29.28 Mbps
62Solihull150.73 Mbps21.24—55.3 Mbps
63Dagenham207.83 Mbps17.43—52.91 Mbps
64York714.38 Mbps16.25—50.8 Mbps
65Warrington421.73 Mbps24.56—61.36 Mbps
66Mitcham149.22 Mbps21.83—55.14 Mbps
67Sutton490.23 Mbps18.66—54.14 Mbps
68Gateshead347.22 Mbps15.37—45.33 Mbps
69Peterborough148.84 Mbps16.72—50.96 Mbps
70Stockton-on-Tees301.2 Mbps10.82—39.82 Mbps
71Richmond302.86 Mbps24—64.22 Mbps
72Aberdeen472.27 Mbps13.85—39.27 Mbps
73Colchester460.59 Mbps15.33—45.27 Mbps
74Bath92.64 Mbps10.31—30.56 Mbps
75Bury409.76 Mbps15.44—48.67 Mbps
76Basildon149.75 Mbps12.9—37.29 Mbps
77Hammersmith230.01 Mbps21.4—66.45 Mbps
78Southend-on-Sea416.41 Mbps13.58—49.46 Mbps
79Chelmsford507.63 Mbps21.32—53.42 Mbps
80Basingstoke149.62 Mbps20.95—57.03 Mbps
81Kingston upon Thames252.17 Mbps25.07—59.38 Mbps
82High Wycombe146.83 Mbps27.62—58.68 Mbps
83Bedford150 Mbps17.93—48.56 Mbps
84Maidstone149.87 Mbps14.63—39.48 Mbps
85Canterbury473.01 Mbps20.27—56.57 Mbps
86Bournemouth148.67 Mbps17.41—51.91 Mbps
87Reading149.57 Mbps14.68—58.43 Mbps
88Harrogate148.07 Mbps18.79—44.92 Mbps
89Kensington148.96 Mbps32.07—72.14 Mbps
90Oxford384.09 Mbps21.37—57.23 Mbps
91Braintree149.14 Mbps14.29—54.11 Mbps
92Maidenhead145.47 Mbps33.04—73.08 Mbps
93Poole147.26 Mbps24.59—51.32 Mbps
94Slough498.53 Mbps18.51—62.18 Mbps
95Huddersfield493.2 Mbps24.24—62.9 Mbps
96Blackburn144.85 Mbps9.13—36.01 Mbps
97Guildford149.23 Mbps15.56—36.46 Mbps
98Reigate147.82 Mbps32.84—60.52 Mbps
99Dundee142.77 Mbps16.83—51.15 Mbps
100St Albans149.58 Mbps31.25—63.9 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 18.11—54.29 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: 29 Jul 2021