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8.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2017)
"Fun, friendly and forward-thinking."
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..."

"We have a flat hierarchy and ideas bubble up from the bottom to the top. It's friendly..."

"The building is amazing and was built very recently. There are loads of facilities..."

"Hours here are highly flexible."

"I am satisfied with the salary."

"The restaurants serve cheap lunches and breakfasts, there's free TV and broadband..."

"In my application I was asked about a strategy that I thought Sky did well and to..."

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

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

"We have (just) above the average number of women in tech for the industry. The company..."

"It seems that it's very common for people to move internally and most people in my..."

"I'm very satisfied. I provide feedback to campaign plans, which is passed on to the..."

"The payroll giving scheme means that Sky puts 50% on top of any charitable contributions..."

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

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

"Fun, friendly and forward-thinking."

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

"I got this job through a free programming course that Sky created to get more women..."

"Try to make the HR department more efficient."

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