United Kingdom Data Center Colocation Market Size, Share, COVID-19 Impact, Opportunities And Trends By Colocation Model (Wholesale, Retail), By Enterprise Size (Small, Medium, Large), By Industry Vertical (BFSI, Manufacturing, Communication And Technology, Healthcare, Energy, Government, Media And Entertainment, Others) - Forecasts From 2020 To 2025

Published: Jun 2021 | Report Code:  KSI061613241 | Pages:  90

The United Kingdom Data Center Colocation market is projected to reach US$5.567 billion by the year 2025 from US$2.280 billion in 2019, growing at a CAGR of 16.05%. The market for data center colocation in the United Kingdom is primarily driven by factors such as the rising data security concerns and government regulations such as the GDPR. Furthermore, the presence of a highly developed telecom industry also supports the market growth in the country throughout the forecast period. In addition, increasing IoT spending in the United Kingdom is also supplementing the market growth of data center colocation significantly. Moreover, a growing volume of big data across end-use industries is putting pressure on companies to expand their data storage from time to time, thereby propelling the market growth of data colocation center in the country.   

The United Kingdom Data Center Colocation market is segmented based on the colocation model, enterprise size, and industry vertical. By the colocation model, the market is segmented into wholesale and retail. By enterprise size, the UK Data Center Colocation market is segmented into small, medium, and large. By industry vertical, the market is classified as communication and technology, BFSI, government, healthcare, manufacturing, media and entertainment, and others.

Prominent key market players in the United Kingdom Data Center Colocation market include Equinix, Inc., Telehouse, Verizon, Colt Technology Services Group Ltd., Zayo Group, LLC, CenturyLink, Internap Corporation, and ANEXIO, Inc.These companies hold a noteworthy share in the market on account of their good brand image and product offerings. Major players in the United Kingdom Data Center Colocation market have been covered along with their relative competitive position and strategies. The report also mentions recent deals and investments of different market players over the last two years.

Key Developments

  • February 2020: -Colt Technology Services announced the expansion of its cloud offerings with Oracle FastConnect. The expanded collaboration between Colt and Oracle would allow the customer to take advantage of on-demand, high-speed secure connectivity from their sites to Oracle Cloud.
  • January 2020: -Colt expanded its IQ Network in London, adding 110 kilometers of new fiber in the city. This expansion was driven by customer demand and wider industry trends like 5G. The expansion included a new 7,000-kilometer network connecting more than 10 cities in Eastern Europe with more than 300 kilometers of fibers installed in the London, Dublin, and Berlin metros.
  • November 2018: -Telehouse London Dockland was selected by Microsoft for the New Azure ExpressRoute location. It has been selected as a second Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute location in London because of growing customers’ demand in London to provide low latency and a dedicated path to Microsoft’s cloud services and the rapid transfer of high volumes of data.
  • June 2019: -A global bank invested in Zayo for expanding the European Network. The company aims to provide a private wavelength network (W-PDN) to increase the capacity and expand the footprints of its European core network. Zayo to provide diverse connectivity between several of the company’s offices and data centers.
  • 19 November 2018: -Equinix announced a new International Business Exchange site at its London Slough campus. The UK Prime Minister Theresa May welcomed the 90 million euros project which will contribute to a total new investment in the UK’s digital infrastructure of 295 million euros.


  • By Colocation Model
    • Wholesale
    • Retail
  • By Enterprise Size
    • Small
    • Medium
    • Large
  • By Industry Vertical
    • Communication and Technology
    • BFSI
    • Government
    • Healthcare
    • Manufacturing
    • Media and Entertainment
    • Others

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