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Identity & Access Management (IAM) Global Market Analysis

Identity & Access Management (IAM) Global Market Analysis

Market revenue for 2014 was $􂀀 billion and is expected to grow to $􂀀 billion by 2019.

The leading vendors include IBM, CA, Oracle, Dell, and NetIQ.

IAM solutions are widely used by large businesses and enterprise organizations. The business need for an IAM solution starts to develop when reaching 􂀀 end users and becomes a pressing need at􂀀 end users and greater.

However in recent years, information technology (IT) Mega Trends such as mass smartphone adoption and cloud services have changed how organizations manage identity and access requirements.

Accordingly, provisioning forms the largest market segment but these solutions are mature and ubiquitous. Single sign-on (SSO), access governance, and privileged identity management are growth areas for the market.

Emerging IAM trends offer opportunities for rapid growth by innovative companies.

Established vendors with large installed bases must adapt their solution sets and market strategies to meet changing customer needs and technological developments.

As a result, multiple acquisitions in 2014 signaled that vendors are motivated to acquire or develop more end user-friendly solutions that support business needs and emerging technologies.

About this report

Identity and access management (IAM) is the process of identification, authentication, authorization, and administration of digital users. IAM solutions are widely used by large businesses and enterprise organizations to manage thousands of user identities. However in recent years, information technology (IT) Mega Trends such as mass smartphone adoption and cloud services have changed how organizations manage identity and access requirements. Changing IT practices create demand for new IAM solutions and generate opportunities for growth by innovative companies.


  • Executive Summary
    • Market Engineering Measurements
    • CEO's Perspective
    • Introduction to the Research
    • Key Questions This Study Will Answer
  • Market Overview
    • Definitions
  • External Challenges: Drivers and Restraints-Total Market
    • Drivers and Restraints
    • Drivers Explained
    • Restraints Explained
  • Forecasts and Trends-Total Market
    • Forecast Assumptions
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Total IAM Market: Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast, Global, 2011-2019
    • Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Pricing Trends and Forecast
      • Table Average Price for IAM Total IAM Market: Global, 2011-2019
    • Pricing Trends and Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Segment
      • Table Total IAM Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Segment, Global, 2011-2019
    • Segment Percent Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel
    • Distribution Channel Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table Total IAM Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014 and 2019
    • Regional Percent Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Revenue Forecast by Vertical Market
      • Table Total IAM Market: Revenue Forecast by Vertical Market, Global, 2011-2019
    • Vertical Market Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Customer Size
      • Table Total IAM Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Customer Size, Global, 2011-2019
    • Customer Size Percent Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Horizontal Segment
      • Table Total IAM Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Horizontal Segment, Global, 2014 and 2019
    • Horizontal Segment Percent Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Market Share and Competitive Analysis-Total Market
    • Market Share
    • Competitive Environment
    • Competitive Environment Discussion
    • Competitive Factors and Assessment
  • Software Segment Breakdown
    • Software Segment-Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Software Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2014
    • Software Segment-Revenue Forecast
      • Table Software Segment: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2011-2019
    • Software Segment-Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Software Segment-Market Share
    • Software Segment-Competitive Environment
  • Cloud Segment Breakdown
    • Cloud Segment-Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Cloud Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2014
    • Cloud Segment-Revenue Forecast
      • Table Cloud Segment: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2011-2019
    • Cloud Segment-Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Cloud Segment-Market Share
    • Cloud Segment-Competitive Environment
  • The Last Word
    • The Last Word-Predictions
    • The Last Word-Recommendations
  • Vendor Profiles
    • Vendor Profile: Avatier
    • Vendor Profile: BeyondTrust
    • Vendor Profile: Centrify
    • Vendor Profile: IBM
    • Vendor Profile: Intel Security (formerly McAfee)
    • Vendor Profile: LogMeIn
    • Vendor Profile: NetIQ
    • Vendor Profile: Okta
    • Vendor Profile: RSA
    • Vendor Profile: SailPoint
  • Appendix
    • Market Engineering Methodology
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Total IAM Market: Global, 2014-2019
    • Additional Sources of Information on Study Topic Area
    • Partial List of Companies Interviewed
    • Partial List of Companies Included in "Others"

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