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Analytics software systems: worldwide forecast 2016–2020

Justin van der Lande Principal Analyst, Research

"The telecoms sector's use of analytics will increase, but pricing pressure and new business models will curtail vendors' top-line revenue growth during the next 5 years."

Analysys Mason analytics software forecast report

The worldwide analytics software and services market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% to USD4.7 billion in 2020. This growth will be driven by the telecoms sector's increasing use of easy-to-use tools and the continued decline in the price of data storage and processing.

This forecast report provides:

  • a detailed, 5-year worldwide forecast for spending in the analytics software systems market, split into:
    • three application segments: business analytics, network analytics and revenue assurance
    • two delivery types: product-related and professional services
    • four telecoms services: consumer mobile, consumer fixed, business mobile, and business fixed
    • eight geographical regions: Central and Eastern Europe (CEE); developed Asia–Pacific (DVAP), emerging Asia–Pacific (EMAP); Latin America (LATAM); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); North America (NA); Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) and Western Europe (WE)
  • an examination of key market drivers and inhibitors, and how they will change during the forecast period
  • analysis of the business environment and regional dynamics that will influence the analytics software systems market
  • a detailed market definition
  • recommendations for communications service providers (CSPs) and vendors.