London

Data center real estate market in Europe

1st

In supply of data center real estate, measured by commissioned power

4th

In demand for data center real estate, measured by TTM absorption

5th

In hyperscale owned facilities, measured by operational power

Real estate supply pipeline

Rank amongst Europe markets

1st

Commissioned

Colocation power commissioned within the market, measured in MW, includes preleasing

1st

Available

Colocation power commissioned and available within the market, measured in MW

2nd

Under Construction

Speculative colocation power under construction within the market, measured in MW

2nd

Planned

Speculative planned colocation power that hasn't yet broken ground, measured in MW

About London

With a population of over 14 million, the London metropolitan area is the largest in Europe, establishing London as the largest European data center market. As the European data center industry matures, several factors in London create an ideal environment for data center development. London is a major world city and one of the most influential cities in the world. The economic, social, and cultural impacts from London naturally generate data center demand. The market also has a very competitive large and small colocation market. London was the spearhead of European data center development, and the providers located in London are continuing to develop data center power and space in record amounts. Connectivity is also a plus in London, as the city is viewed as a gateway between Europe and North America.

Largest colocation providers

Measured by total commissioned power

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