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Security Services in the US: Market Research Report

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Security Services Market Research Report | NAICS 56161 | Oct 2014

Staying vigilant: Recovery across the US economy will enable consistent revenue growth

IBISWorld’s Security Services market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$29bn
Annual Growth 09-14
1.1%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Profit
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Employment
728,390
Businesses
11,169
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Security providers experienced flat revenue growth during the recession as companies scaled back their security spending and bankruptcies reduced the pool of potential clients. However, as the economy recovers, so will industry demand. Security providers will face competition from high-tech alternatives like CCTV and alarm systems, but large operators will adapt by providing integrated security services... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

The security products offered by this industry include patrols and guarding services, cash transit, security transport (of documents, data and valuables) and security consulting services.

On-site security guard services

The security guards segment includes security professionals who are hired to guard people, property and buildings. On-site guards perform a variety of tasks, including maintaining a security presence at a front desk or gate, guarding manufacturing plants and equipment, monitoring computer rooms, checking automatic machinery and maintaining visitor logs. On-site security guards for buildings and grounds are expected to account for 67.0% of industry revenue in 2014... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Security Services Industry?

Security service companies provide one or more of the following: investigation and detective services; guard and patrol services; and protected transport of valuables including money, receipts and other items. The industry does not include companies that sell security systems, such as burglar and fire alarms.

Industry Products
Security guard services for buildings and groundsSecurity guard services for special eventsArmored vehicle servicesInvestigation servicesOther services
 
Industry Activities
Armored car servicesSecurity guard and patrol servicesPolygraph servicesCorporate investigative servicesSecurity guard and crowd control services for temporary eventsPrivate detective servicesBodygaurd services


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