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8.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2017)
"Fast-paced, innovative and visionary."
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...

"Research the company and the latest things it's up to, whether that's a new advert..."

"The culture during the working day is great. There are shows on in the cinema, a..."

"The offices are amazing and the smart casual dress code means you can wear whatever..."

"It depends on what team you're in but, from my experience, it's been very flexible...."

"I cannot complain. The salary is good and there's potential for promotion to mid-level..."

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

"What has been the hardest problem you have faced and how did you overcome it? Tell..."

"Sky is brilliant for caring about the environment. From its rainforest campaign to..."

"Managers are easy to talk to and communicate with."

"We have great initiatives surrounding these areas."

"The company encourages internal promotion."

"I got ownership of my work from the early stages of my graduate scheme. My day-to-day..."

"The freedom, range of work, socialising opportunities and working/development practices...."

"The fact that it's a large corporation means that things can often move slowly and..."

"Sky lets you have two paid volunteering days a year."

"Innovative, employee-focused and fun."

"The fact that my work will have an impact on millions of people. Additionally, the..."

"Training has been fairly informal. I've done a lot of shadowing and been put in with..."

"Try to make the HR department more efficient."

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