CCS Leeds vs Virgin Media:
Broadband Performance Comparison


Performance Score
Average Download 60.62 Mbps
Average Upload 79.89 Mbps
Average Latency 7ms (smaller is better)
 
Virgin Media Logo

Performance Score
Average Download 79.65 Mbps
Average Upload 17.45 Mbps
Average Latency 16ms (smaller is better)
 
 
CCS Leeds
Virgin Media Logo
Service TypesCable
Average Speed Test Result60.62 Mbps79.65 Mbps
Tests above 50 Mbps58%61%
Speed Range Rank30th best speed range15th best speed range
Speed Test Rank42nd fastest2nd fastest

CCS Leeds vs Virgin Media: Speed Comparison

CCS Leeds Broadband is the 23rd most tested broadband provider in the UK, while Virgin Media is the UK's most tested ISP with 8,809,337 tests performed this year, compared to CCS Leeds's 6,021 speed tests. While looking at the fastest speeds seen from each broadband provider often doesn't tell the full story — Virgin Media is second with 5,284.34 Mbps, CCS Leeds 18th with 890.82 Mbps — looking at download speed ranges alongside the percentage of speed tests higher than 50 Mbps will give a clearer picture. In this case, Virgin Media has a better broadband speed range than CCS Leeds, ranking 15th nationally, compared to CCS Leeds coming in at 30th place. 58% of CCS Leeds's internet speed test results were higher than 50 Mbps, compared to 61% of Virgin Media's.

CCS Leeds vs Virgin Media: Performance Ranges Overview

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.


Looking at broadband performance, 37% of CCS Leeds's internet speed tests were slow or very slow. This is worse than Virgin Media, who had only 31% of their broadband speed tests classied "slow" or worse. For the average user needing only adquate or "good" internet service, 22% of Virgin Media's download speeds fell between 30 and 80 Mbps. This is 1.2 times higher than the 18% of CCS Leeds's speed test results in the same range. At the speedier end of the scale, only 44% of CCS Leeds's broadband speed test results were faster than 80 Mbps, compared to 47% of Virgin Media's.

CCS Leeds Broadband Performance Ranges

Virgin Media Broadband Performance Ranges

CCS Leeds vs Virgin Media: Performance by Location

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Fastest locations for CCS Leeds

LocationMedian Speed
Ringwood
Hampshire
145.07 Mbps
Waterbeach
Cambridgeshire
138.97 Mbps
Bournemouth
 
93.99 Mbps
Gedling
Nottinghamshire
90.68 Mbps
Cheltenham
Gloucestershire
90.62 Mbps
Sutton
London
90.42 Mbps
Weston-super-Mare
North Somerset
89.68 Mbps
Binfield
Bracknell Forest
88.96 Mbps
Clapton in Gordano
North Somerset
81.54 Mbps
Leeds
 
80.73 Mbps

Fastest locations for Virgin Media

LocationMedian Speed
Higham Ferrers
Northamptonshire
505.59 Mbps
Bayston Hill
Shropshire
486.85 Mbps
Bardney
Lincolnshire
365.38 Mbps
Binfield
Bracknell Forest
346.27 Mbps
Colinton
Edinburgh
342.35 Mbps
Eastleigh
Hampshire
327.55 Mbps
Steventon
Oxfordshire
320.44 Mbps
Ballymena
Mid and East Antrim
315.76 Mbps
High Legh
Cheshire East
308.12 Mbps
Saltburn, Marske and New Marske
Redcar and Cleveland
295.57 Mbps

Last updated: 23 Jul 2021