Steady signal: Implementation of 5G technology will likely increase industry revenue

The Wireless Telecommunications Carriers industry in Illinois has grown over the five years to 2017, exceeding the national growth rate. As mobile devices continue to proliferate people's daily lives, demand for faster wireless network services and more data has spurred revenue growth. Furthermore, increasing per capita disposable income and decreasing unemployment in Illinois over the past five years have enabled customers to spend more on wireless telecommunications services. As a result of these positive trends, industry revenue has grown. The Wireless Telecommunications Carriers industry in Illinois is projected to continue growing over the five years to 2022...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Forecast Growth 17-22

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • As carriers provide faster wireless services with more coverage, demand for industry services will strengthen
  • Wireless telecommunications service quality has been rapidly developing
  • Demand for faster network speed and more data will continue to bolster revenue growth
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    Barriers to entering the Wireless Telecommunications Carriers industry in Illinois are high due to the immense initial capital investment required, such as spectrum licenses and infrastructure. For example, to enter the industry, operators must purchase licenses from the Federal Communications Commission to radio frequency spectrums. In addition to licensing fees, wireless network infrastructures must be built to provide services, which also require investing billions of dollars.The high market concentration in this industry also contributes to high barriers to entry. The market shares of the four major enterprises in Illinois, Verizon Communications Inc., AT&T Inc., Deutsche Telekom AG and Sprint Corporation make up more than 90.0% of industry revenue. The...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Illinois Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Illinois Industry are

  • Developing close relationships in other industries
  • Ready access to investment funding
  • Ability to quickly adopt new technology
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Consumer Spending in Illinois and Number of mobile internet connections in the Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Illinois industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Illinois Industry?

    This industry in Illinois operates and maintains switching and transmission facilities to provide direct communications through the airwaves. Industry services include cellular mobile phone services, paging services, wireless internet access and wireless video services.

    Industry Products
  • Postpaid wireless services
  • Prepaid wireless services
  • Other services
  • Equipment
  • Industry Activities
  • Providing wireless network communication service for local, long-distance and international calls
  • Providing messaging services, such as short message services (SMS) and multimedia messaging services (MMS)
  • Providing wireless internet services and other nonmessaging data
  • Selling cell phones and other wireless devices
  • Renting out wireless telecommunications equipment
  • Wholesaling wireless infrastructure capacity to telecommunications resellers
  • Operating and maintaining of switching and transmission facilities
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Consumer Spending in Illinois
  • Number of mobile internet connections
  • Per Capita Disposable Income in Illinois
  • Percentage of services conducted online

  • Current Performance
  • Rising demand
  • Improving service quality
  • Internal competition
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Advancing technology
  • Industry landscape
  • Table: Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Illinois Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Illinois Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Telecommunications Resellers
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Computer Manufacturing
  • Semiconductor & Circuit Manufacturing
  • Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing
  • Wired Telecommunications Carriers

  • Products & Services
  • Postpaid wireless services
  • Equipment
  • Prepaid wireless services
  • Other services
  • Chart: Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Illinois Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Consumers
  • Businesses
  • Resellers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Illinois Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Illinois

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Illinois Industry

  • AT&T Inc., Verizon Communications Inc., Deutsche Telekom AG, Sprint Corporation, Telephone & Data Systems Inc.,
  • Table: AT&T Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Verizon Communications Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Deutsche Telekom AG - financial performance
  • Table: Sprint Corporation - financial performance
  • Table: Telephone & Data Systems Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Illinois Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Illinois Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Average Revenue Per User (Arpu)
  • A key performance indicator in telecommunications that indicates whether revenue growth is due to increased customers or phone usage. ARPU is revenue divided by the average number of subscribers.
  • Broadband Pcs
  • Service in the 1850-1990 MHz spectrum range. Commonly used for mobile voice and data services, including cell phone, text messaging, and Internet.
  • Churn Rate
  • The rate of increase at which customers discontinue their service on a voluntary or involuntary basis.
  • Long-Term Evolution (Lte)
  • The successor technology to GSM, designed to operate on IP-based networks. LTE networks use a simpler, flat network architecture compared to GSM.
  • Narrowband Pcs
  • Service in the 901-902, 930-931, and 940-941 MHz spectrum range. Commonly used for two-way paging and telemetry. Telemetry includes services such as monitoring utility meters from off-site locations.
  • Net Neutrality
  • The principle that data on the Internet should be transferred impartially, without regard to content, destination or source.
  • Personal Communications Services (Pcs)
  • Family of mobile radio communications services that encompass mobile and ancillary fixed communications services to individuals and businesses.
  • Unlicensed Pcs
  • Unlicensed PCS will accommodate a wide range of services for small areas such as data networking within office buildings.
  • Wimax
  • Also known as IEEE 802.16m, a telecommunications standard that operates on IP-based networks in the microwave spectrum.
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