Gartner Research

IT Key Metrics Data 2016: Key IT Security Measures: Current Year

Published: 14 December 2015

ID: G00291416

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

Summary

This research contains current year Information Technology (IT) security metrics. These key metrics provide a high-level view of IT security spending and staffing. Information provided was collected throughout 2015 from a global audience. Key spending and support distributions are also included.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • 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

IT Infrastructure Security Spending and Staffing

  • IT Infrastructure Security Spending as a Percent of Total IT Spending
  • IT Infrastructure Security Spending per Employee
  • IT Infrastructure Security Spending Distribution by Asset Class
    • Non-personnel Costs
    • Personnel Costs/FTEs
  • IT Infrastructure Security Spending Distribution by IT Functional Area
  • IT Infrastructure Security FTEs as a Percent of Total IT FTEs
  • IT Infrastructure Security Staff Distribution by IT Functional Area

Application Security Spending and Staffing

  • Application Security Spending as a Percent of Total IT Spending
  • Application Security Spending per Employee
  • Application Security FTEs as a Percent of Total IT FTEs

IT Risk Process Management Spending and Staffing

  • IT Risk Process Management Spending as a Percent of Total IT Spending
  • IT Risk Process Management Spending per Employee
  • IT Risk Process Management Spending Distribution by IT Functional Area
  • IT Risk Process Management FTEs as a Percent of Total IT FTEs
  • IT Risk Process Management Staff Distribution by IT Functional Area
  • Conclusions
  • Appendix: Exploring Gartner's Prescriptive Benchmark Analytics Capabilities
    • Gartner Benchmark Analytics Select Case Studies

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