Emerald Technology

The Cyber Security market has experienced unprecedented expansion, with a reported growth of 35x over the past 13 years.

Whilst spending in this area is expected to continue rising, IT analyst forecasts are struggling to keep pace with the dramatic rise in cybercrime, the ransomware epidemic, the refocusing of malware from PCs and laptops to smartphones and mobile devices, the deployment of billions of under protected Internet of Things (IoT) devices, the legions of hackers-for-hire, and the more sophisticated cyber-attacks launching at businesses, governments, educational institutions, and consumers globally.

Our customers have included over 50 Vendors and Specialist Cyber Security Systems Integrators, including disruptive Pre-IPO organisations and large NASDAQ listed vendors, 30 of which have featured on Gartner Reports. We have proven experience in offering fast, effective delivery for locating the top 10% of individuals in the Cyber Security Market across the world.

[Source: 451 Research, Cybersecurity Ventures, Forrester, Marketwatch]

Key Statistics


  • Global tech market will grow by 4 percent in 2018, reaching $3 trillion
  • Global Cyber Security spending will exceed $1trn from 2017 to 2021
  • Cloud Security in particular is massively expanding – Cloud VPN market is projected to be worth $8.78bn by 2022
  • Analysts anticipate anywhere between 8 and 15% year-on-year Cyber Security market growth through 2021