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This UK forecast provides subscription and revenue forecasts through 2023 for major UK telecoms and media markets covering mobile, fixed broadband, fixed voice, pay TV, TV advertising, and OTT video.


  • UK telecoms and media subscriptions will grow at a CAGR of 2.4% from 2018 to reach 214 million in 2023, driven by 10.4% growth in OTT video subscriptions, 2.0% growth in mobile connections, and 1.8% growth in fixed broadband subscriptions over the forecast period.
  • UK telecoms and media revenue will grow at a CAGR of 1.1% from $51.3bn in 2018 to $54.2bn in 2023, as strong growth in OTT video and fixed broadband revenue offsets declines in fixed voice and pay-TV revenue.

Features and Benefits

  • Forecasts market movement for the mobile, fixed broadband, fixed voice, pay TV, TV advertising, and OTT video segments.
  • Identifies revenue, subscription, and penetration trends for each segment in the next five years.

Key questions answered

  • Which segment will be the fastest-growing in the next five years in terms of subscribers?
  • Which segment will have the highest CAGR in terms of revenues over the forecast period?
  • How did UK's telecoms market perform in the past few years?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: UK: Mobile, Broadband, TV, and OTT Video Forecasts: 2018–23

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