Gartner Research

IT Security Spend and Staffing

Published: 28 July 2016

ID: G00360168

Analyst(s): Consult the Board Research Team

Summary

Thirty-three members provided input regarding IT security budgets, including discussions of past growth, expected future growth, and the breakdown between operational and investment costs. The members also provide information regarding their technology security organizations and the breakdown of internal, contractor, and outsourced resources. Members help define the role of IT security, focusing on areas and domains for which their IT security organizations are responsible and accountable.

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