Our Business groups
As the UK’s communications regulator, we have teams who help us regulate everything from radio frequencies, through to the postal service. Find out more about each of our different groups.
We’re changing how the world stays safe online. As the Online Safety Bill becomes a reality we need technical experts to help us implement this groundbreaking regime. And for that reason alone, there’s never been a more exciting time to join us.Find out more
Technology, Data & Innovation
Ofcom’s Technology, Data and Innovation group is transforming how we use technical and analytical data, and awareness of the broader tech sector, to drive our regulatory and policy work.Find out more
Our Legal group is made up of legal and enforcement experts. The legal team provides legal advice and support to all groups within Ofcom as they go about their work. The Enforcement Team makes sure the regulation and policy we put in place to protect people is effective.
Radio spectrum – the invisible waves that enable wireless technology – is a finite resource crucial to delivering a wide range of wireless applications benefiting different users, and Ofcom’s Spectrum group has the job of making sure it is used in the best interests of everyone in the UK.Find out more
Our Corporate group plays a crucial role in helping Ofcom to run smoothly and is made up of Communications, ICT, Governance and Accountability, Finance, People and Transformation, Public Policy, Property and Facilities teams. all make sure that our infrastructure and processes run smoothly.
Strategy & Research
The Strategy and Research group leads on setting Ofcom’s overarching strategy, drawing on insights from our research and analysis of the sectors we regulate. It helps to make sure we have a strong evidence base in order to prioritise our work and make decisions which will help make communications work for everyone.
Networks & Communications
Our Networks and Communications group helps to make sure people across the UK can access the services they need and that the telecoms networks they rely on are safe and secure
Economics & Analytics
The fast-paced nature of the markets we oversee means this role is ever-changing, and economics provides vital information for much of what we do. The Economics and Analytics groups is crucial in making sure our decisions are based on robust research and analysis. Out economists apply innovative conceptual thinking and a wide range of quantitative methods to their work.Find out more
Broadcasting & Media
The Broadcasting and Media group supports and serves a vibrant sector of audiences from TV to radio to video on demand. Its work helps UK media evolve to meet the changing needs of viewers and listeners.