Gartner Research

IT Key Metrics Data 2015: Key IT Security Measures: by Industry

Published: 15 December 2014

ID: G00266084

Analyst(s): Disha Badlani , Linda Hall , Shreya Futela


This research contains an industry view of Information Technology (IT) security metrics. These key metrics provide a high-level view of information security spending and staffing measures. Information provided was collected throughout 2014 from a global audience.

Table Of Contents


  • Overview
    • IT Key Metrics Data Research Background
    • IT Key Metrics Data Key IT Security Measures Overview
    • Using This Research
    • Gartner IT Key Metrics Data Series
    • IT Key Metrics Data Source
  • Information Technology (IT) Security Analysis Framework
  • Information Technology Security Analysis Demographics
  • Information Technology Security Spending as a Percent of Total IT Spending
  • Information Technology Security Spending per Employee
  • Information Technology Security FTEs as a Percent of Total IT FTEs
  • Conclusions
  • Appendix: Exploring Gartner's Prescriptive Benchmark Analytics Capabilities
    • Gartner Benchmark Analytics Select Case Studies

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