Industry Overview


To run this world-class ICT infrastructure, 40,000 people work in the sector, contributing over £8 billion a year to the Welsh economy. Not only is Wales the most secure place in the UK to establish a technology business. Businesses here also have the finest technical backup: Europe’s largest Tier 3 Data Centre, run by Next Generation Data, is geared to house hardware, software and fast data connections.

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Key Facts

There are 3,000 tech businesses in Wales, including over 400 electronics businesses and more than 250 telecoms-related companies.

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