Market Research Logo

Global SSL Certification Market 2016-2020

Global SSL Certification Market 2016-2020

Market outlook of the global SSL certification market

Technavios market research analyst predicts the global SSL certification market to grow at an impressive CAGR of more than 22% by 2020. The consumers growing preference for online banking and e-commerce is a significant factor that is expected to impel market growth during the forecast period.

The augmented need for privacy and security is the key driver for the growth of this market. Recently, it has been observed that many consumers prefer online transactions due to advantages like smooth fund management and easy fund transfers. This increase in online transactions is anticipated to foster the instances of data and identity theft, which in turn impels the need for data security during the forecast period.

End-user segmentation of the SSL certification market

Large enterprises
SMEs
Government organizations
In this market research, analysts have estimated the large enterprises segment to account for more than 39% of the total market share by 2020. The augmented need to maintain privacy and ensure customer satisfaction by offering advanced security is anticipated to bolster growth in this segment during the predicted period.

Market segmentation of the SSL certification industry by validation type

Organization validation (OV)
Domain validation (DV)
Extended validation (EV)
Technavio market research analysts estimate the OV SSL certification segment to be the largest market segment during the forecast period. The augmented need to increase data security and avoid data theft is a significant factor, which results in this segments high market share of more than 48% by 2020.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The global SSL certification market is highly fragmented due to the presence of numerous small and large suppliers. The vendors in this market compete based on price, quality, innovation, service, reputation, distribution, and promotion to gain maximum market prominence during the forecast period.

The leading vendors in the market include -

Comodo
DigiCert
Entrust Datacard
GlobalSign
GoDaddy
Symantec
Other prominent vendors in the market include Gandi, Namecheap, Network Solutions, Nexcess.Net, SSL.com, Starfield Technologies, StartCom, SwissSign, Trustwave, Verizon, Volusion, and ZNetLive.

Key questions answered in the report

What will the market size and the growth rate be in 2020
What are the key factors driving the global SSL certification market
What are the key market trends impacting the growth of the global SSL certification market
What are the challenges to market growth
Who are the key vendors in the global SSL certification market
What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the vendors in the global SSL certification market
Trending factors influencing the market shares of the Americas, APAC, and EMEA
What are the key outcomes of the five forces analysis of the global SSL certification market
Technavio also offers customization on reports based on specific client requirement.

Related reports

SSL Certification Market in India 2015-2019
Global EV SSL Certification Market 2015-2019
Global SSL Certification Market 2014-2018


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report Global SSL certification market 2016-2020
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global SSL certification market: Comodo, DigiCert, Entrust Datacard, GlobalSign, GoDaddy and Symantec
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Gandi, Namecheap, Network Solutions, Nexcess.Net, SSL.com, Starfield Technologies, StartCom, SwissSign, Trustwave, Verizon, Volusion, and ZNetLive.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavios team said: The SSL certification market is highly fragmented, which encourages small vendors, operating in niche markets, to enter into M&As. The superior technology that these players possess makes them appealing to large vendors, who then enter the market by acquiring these players. Symantec and DigiCert have used this business strategy, and other large vendors are likely to follow suit during the forecast period.
According to the report, a large part of the global population opt for online transactions due to its benefits such as smooth fund management and easy fund transfers. However, with an increase in the number of online transactions, instances of data and identity theft are increasing, giving rise to a need for data security.
Further, the report states that availability of self-signed certificates is likely to affect the revenue growth of the market negatively.

Companies Mentioned

Comodo, DigiCert, Entrust Datacard, GlobalSign, GoDaddy, Symantec, Gandi, Namecheap, Network Solutions, Nexcess.Net, SSL.com, Starfield Technologies, StartCom, SwissSign, Trustwave, Verizon, Volusion, ZNetLive.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market description
    • SSL certification
    • SSL handshake process
      • Table SSL handshake process
    • Types of SSL certificates
    • Online certificate status protocol (OCSP) stapling
      • Table SSL certificates with OCSP stapling
    • Web servers using SSL certificates
      • Table Web servers using SSL certificates
      • Table SSL certification compatible browsers and platforms
  • Technological developments
    • New initiatives in the market
    • Evolution of SHA-2 algorithm
      • Table Evolution of SHA-2 algorithm
  • Technological barrier
    • Issuance of SSL certificates to fraudsters
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Global SSL certification market
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global SSL certification market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Life cycle analysis
    • Table Life cycle analysis
  • Marketsegmentation by validation type
    • Global SSL certification market by validation type
      • Table Global SSL certification market by validation type 2015-2020
    • Global OV SSL certification market
      • Table Global OV SSL certification market 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global DV SSL certification market
      • Table Global DV SSL certification market 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global EV SSL certification market
      • Table Global EV SSL certification market 2015-2020 ($ millions)
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Global SSL certification market by end-user
      • Table Global SSL certification market by end-user 2015
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Global SSL certification market by geography
      • Table Global SSL certification market by geography 2015-2020
    • Global SSL certification market by geography 2015-2020 (Revenue)
      • Table Global SSL certification market by geography 2015-2020 ($ millions)
  • Buying criteria
    • Table Buying criteria
  • Key market drivers
    • Need for privacy and security
    • Adoption of cloud-based services
    • Increasing awareness amongst end user companies
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Key market challenges
    • Intense vendor competition
    • Increased network complexities
    • Decentralized SSL certification management
    • Availability of self-signed certificates
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Key market trends
    • Adoption of IoT
    • Growing usage of SSL certification in retail and BFSI sectors
    • Increasing M&As
    • Adoption of multi-factor authentication
  • Vendor landscape
    • Product offerings
    • Vendor matrix
    • Vendor rating
      • Table Vendor Rating 2015
    • Role of distributors in the SSL certificate market
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Company Profiles
    • Comodo
      • Table Comodo: Product segmentation
    • DigiCert
      • Table DigiCert: Business segmentation
    • Entrust Datacard
      • Table Entrust Datacard: Product categories
    • GlobalSign
      • Table GlobalSign: Product segmentation
    • GoDaddy
      • Table GoDaddy: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table GoDaddy: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table GoDaddy: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
    • Symantec
      • Table Symantec: Business segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table Symantec: Business segmentation by the revenue 2014 and 2015 ($ billions)
      • Table Symantec: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2015
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
  • Explore Technavio

Download our eBook: How to Succeed Using Market Research

Learn how to effectively navigate the market research process to help guide your organization on the journey to success.

Download eBook

Share this report