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8.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2017)
"A big broadcasting corporation that looks after employees."
Culture
8.6 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.4 / 10
 
Hours
8.8 / 10
 
Salary
8.4 / 10
 
 
Diversity
9.0 / 10
 
 
Training
8.2 / 10
 

Pros

  • The offices boast a wide range of facilities including restaurants, a gym and a cinema.
  • The salary is considered good for a graduate programme and graduate employees seem confident in how it will increase over time.
  • Most managers are approachable and willing to help whenever required. Regular feedback is also provided.
  • The flexible hours and agile working helps graduates to maintain a good work/life balance.

Cons

  • Some consider the office to be quite distant from central London.
  • As with any company of this size, administrative matters can take a long time to complete.
  • There are graduates who feel that the fast-paced environment puts them under pressure.
  • Some would like to see more efficiency within some departments.

What insiders say about...

"The application process included a written application, maths/literacy tests, a phone..."

"Although there is a definite structure, there is still a very friendly and open culture...."

"The campus is amazing and the newer buildings are great. There are still some buildings..."

"Sky is flexible when it comes to hours and working from home is an available option...."

"I am satisfied with the salary."

"The company matches our pension contribution. We all get free Sky TV, cheap Sky phone..."

"I was asked to guess how many people watched 'Frozen' in the first week of its release..."

"Search 'Ocean Rescue' to find out more info on this. It's a huge initiative that..."

"There are regular one-to-ones with managers where we receive feedback and catch up..."

"There is a big focus on inclusion within the company."

"Progression at the early stages is simply a case of proving I now know enough to..."

"Graduates are given real responsibility and individual roles within different departments...."

"It's given me the chance to change my career and it invests a lot in its employees..."

"Osterley is a bit out of the way but, if you can move to the area, it's much more..."

"Over 170,000 young people are reached through the Sky Academy."

"Innovative, employee-focused and fun."

"Sky is such an innovative company and is also a huge brand to work for. There is..."

"I received five weeks of initial classroom training about all the aspects of being..."

"Practise agile by using it to organise the internal guilds and clubs as well as work..."

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