IT Security

January 2018

Sectorwatch

2018 will see primary security markets benefiting from legitimate advances in analytics and automation. As the need to connect to the enterprise from any device via any network prevails, we expect to see identity challenge the network for the leading role in defining secure access, according to 451research.


Industry Trends:

  • Current revenue growth rate is less than the average of the last 3 years, indicating that the market may be flattening or declining
  • Current gross profit margin is less than the average of the last 3 years gross profit margins, indicating customer pricing power
  • Current EBITDA margin is less than the average of the last 3 years EBITDA margins, which may signal further consolidation