Managed Security Services To Boom By 2025: Study

by CXOtoday News Desk    Oct 31, 2017

security

The global managed security services market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 14.7 percent during the forecast period 2017 - 2025 and accounts for US$ 18,030.9 Mn in the year 2025, according to a study by Bharat Book Bureau.

The managed security services landscape is growing and evolving with innovative services to efficiently and proficiently secure the IT infrastructure of an organization. Due to lack of skilled workforce, many organizations are not capable enough to fully protect their IT infrastructure, it said.

Moreover, increase in sophistication of cyber-attacks, it is becoming very challenging for organizations to rely and invest in their in-house security processes. Hence, many organizations are migrating from their in-house security processes to third party MSSPs, highlights the study.

MSSPs offer complete managed security services to organization with round the clock monitoring of organization’s IT infrastructure and preventing them from potential threats and cyber-attacks. Present-day security processes demand a balance of device management, event monitoring, and incident response, as well as Governance, Risk, and Compliance functions. Increasing number of cyber-attacks and ever-growing complex risk and compliance requirement have led to the demand for third party specialize security service providers, noted the study.

North America with the most advanced software and IT services organizations in the world contributes the largest market share in the global managed security services market. APAC with large number of emerging countries along with increasing numbers of smart cities and high FDI, is growing with the highest growth rate. Europe market stood at the second largest market for managed security services owing to increasing number of cross-border transactions. However, Middle East & Africa and South America market is still in the nascent stage of the market, it said.

The managed security services market is segmented for each region on the basis of Service Type Deployment Type, Enterprise Size, and Verticals. Each vertical is further segmented into service type which includes Threat Management, Vulnerability Management, Log Management, Compliance Management, and SIEM.

As per the report, increasing cyber threats across industries, digital transformation across industries, and increase in adoption of BYOD are fueling the growth of managed security services market. Majorly developing economies contribute a major portion of the market share to the managed security services market, where cybersecurity market both are growing at significantly higher pace, also the developed economies are anticipated to demand up-gradation and innovation in existing managed security services in the coming years.