A new market intelligence study by Transparency Market Research presents a detailed overview of the global IT security consulting market. The report is titled “IT Security Consulting Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020.” The market research study provides a comprehensive analysis of the growth drivers, factors limiting growth, current trends, and projections of the market for the period from 2014 to 2020.
IT security consulting service providers assess and analyze an organization’s IT infrastructure and recognize their vulnerabilities and possible threats. These consultants offer their knowledge and expertise to guide different organizations in acquiring and expanding the latter’s IT security abilities. IT security consultants enable organizations to procure and manage security tools, risk management tools, computer forensics tools, and business intelligence tools.
The role of IT security consultants is offer comprehensive security solutions to various organizations and assesses the activities within an organization to evaluate the information flow. After identifying the various information exchange points within an organization’s infrastructure, these consultants design and develop appropriate security solutions. The global IT security consulting market is driven by the rising demand for information security across the globe. The demand for information security comes from industries such as IT and telecommunication, retail, media and entertainment, banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI), and manufacturing. IT security consulting services are also used by various small, medium, and large enterprises for their on-premise and cloud-based applications.
The global IT security consulting market is driven by the increasing complexities in IT infrastructure. Technological advancements in computing and processing technologies have increased the need to identify the various vulnerabilities within IT infrastructure. IT security consultants offer a viable solution to ensure that organizations are better able to focus on their core business processes. The increasing usage of mobile devices such as smartphones, laptops, and tablets is also benefiting the market. Trends such as mobile workforce and bring your own device (BYOD) have led to an increasing concern regarding data theft and data corruption. Thus, it becomes imperative for organizations to make use of IT security consulting services to ensure data confidentiality and integrity.
Key players operating in the global IT security consulting market that have been profiled in the report include: IBM Corporation, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc., EMC Corporation, Accenture Plc., Ernst & Young Global Limited, Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P., KPMG International Cooperative, Atos SE, BAE Systems, and Dell SecureWorks, Inc. Information such as business overview, financial overview, and product specification of each of the companies have been included.