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UK Security Equipment, Access Control and CCTV market report

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Providing the most comprehensive and up-to-date information and analysis of the Security Equipment, Access Control and CCTV market, and the behaviours, preferences and habits of the consumer.

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Introduction

The security equipment market continues to perform impressively, with sustained consecutive growth over the past decade, which is forecast to continue over the next five years. The market has been driven by extensive diversification, technological progress, and surging demand for integration into one comprehensive security system.These factors are expected to continue to underpin growth in the industry over the coming years, whilst a rise in criminality will further boost security equipment uptake.

Market Segmentation

  • Access Control
  • CCTV
  • Central Alarms
  • Integrated Systems
  • Intruder Alarms

Company Profiles

  • Adi-Gardiner
  • ADT Fire & Security
  • ASSA Abloy
  • Chubb Systems
  • G4S Technology
  • Hanwha Techwin
  • Honeywell
  • Schneider Electric
  • Secom

Expert analysis from a specialist in the field

Written by Marco Amasanti, a leading analyst in the B2B - Industrial sector, his extensive knowledge delivers in-depth commentary and analysis to highlight current trends and add expert context to the numbers.

The security equipment market grew in 2017 as it maintained momentum despite the air of uncertainty surrounding Brexit. Ongoing growth has been underpinned by technological advancements, particularly the integration of equipment, and a surge in cheaper and DIY security systems. A significant rise in core areas of criminality, especially burglary, has also spiked demand across the marketplace. Marco Amasanti
B2B Analyst

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Table of contents

  1. Executive Summary

      • Market size
        • Figure 1: Value of the security equipment market, 2013-17
      • Market segmentation
        • Figure 2: UK security equipment market segmentation, 2013-17
      • Market factors
        • Ongoing consolidation of the smart home market
          • Cheaper DIY systems
            • Market trends
              • Domestic crime
                • Figure 3: Domestic crime rates, number of incidents, England and Wales, 2013-17
              • Business crime
                • Figure 4: Business crime, ‘000 number of incidents, wholesale and retail, 2012-16
              • The retail sector
                • Figure 5: Retail crime financial cost, by criminality, £ million, 2016
              • Policing pressures
                • Figure 6: Police officers, England and Wales, year ending September 2008-17
              • Public order and safety expenditure cuts
                • Figure 7: Public expenditure on public order and safety, 2012/13-2016/17
              • Construction
                • Figure 8: Construction output index, all work, 2013-17
              • Market forecasts
                • Figure 9: Forecast of UK security equipment market value, 2018-22
                • Figure 10: Market segmentation forecast for security equipment, 2018-22
              • What we think
              • Key Insights

                  • How has the UK’s decision to leave the EU impacted the security equipment industry?
                    • Technological progress
                    • Introduction

                      • Issues in the market
                        • Definitions
                          • Methodology
                            • Abbreviations
                              • Market positioning
                                • The supplier
                                  • The customer
                                    • The regulators
                                    • UK Economy

                                      • GDP forecast
                                        • Figure 11: Forecast of GDP development, % growth, 2017-22
                                      • GDP quarterly development
                                        • Figure 12: UK GDP quarterly development, Q1 2004-Q1 2017
                                      • Inflation
                                        • House prices
                                          • Figure 13: UK house price changes, % change, 2006-17
                                        • Interest rates
                                          • Consumer spending
                                            • Manufacturing
                                              • Figure 14: UK manufacturing index, January 2014-February 2017
                                            • Business investment
                                              • Figure 15: UK GFCF, 2003-17
                                            • Imports
                                              • Exports
                                              • Market Size

                                                • Key points
                                                  • The market
                                                    • Figure 16: Value of the security equipment market, 2013-17
                                                • Market Segmentation

                                                  • Key points
                                                    • The CCTV and integrated systems sectors remain at the forefront of the market
                                                      • Figure 17: UK security equipment market segmentation, 2013-17
                                                  • Market Factors

                                                    • Key points
                                                      • Ongoing consolidation of the smart home market
                                                        • Cheaper DIY systems
                                                        • Market Trends

                                                          • Key points
                                                            • Crime rates
                                                              • Domestic crime
                                                                • Figure 18: Domestic crime rates, number of incidents, England and Wales, 2013-17
                                                              • Business crime
                                                                • Figure 19: Business crime, ‘000 number of incidents, wholesale and retail, 2012-16
                                                              • The retail sector
                                                                  • Figure 20: Retail crime financial cost, by criminality, £ million, 2016
                                                                • Policing pressures
                                                                  • Figure 21: Police officers, England and Wales, year ending September 2008-17
                                                                • Public order and safety expenditure cuts
                                                                  • Figure 22: Public expenditure on public order and safety, 2012/13-2016/17
                                                                • Construction
                                                                    • Figure 23: Construction output index, all work, 2013-17
                                                                • Industry Structure

                                                                  • Key points
                                                                    • Industry development
                                                                      • Industry by structure
                                                                          • Figure 24: Analysis of the changes in security systems service activities, number of businesses and outlets, % growth, 2013-17
                                                                        • Industry by employment
                                                                          • Figure 25: Analysis of the employment structure of security systems service activities, number of outlets and employees, 2016-17
                                                                        • Industry by turnover
                                                                          • Figure 26: Analysis of the financial structure of security systems service activities, £’000 and number of companies, 2016-17
                                                                      • Company Profiles

                                                                        • Adi-Gardiner

                                                                            • Figure 27: Financial analysis of Adi-Gardiner, £ million, 2012-16
                                                                          • Company strategy
                                                                          • ADT Fire & Security

                                                                              • Recent company activity
                                                                                • Figure 28: Financial analysis of ADT Fire & Security, 2012-16
                                                                              • Company strategy
                                                                              • ASSA Abloy

                                                                                  • Recent company activity
                                                                                    • Figure 29: Financial analysis of ASSA Abloy, 2012-16
                                                                                  • Company strategy
                                                                                  • Chubb Systems

                                                                                      • Recent company activity
                                                                                        • Figure 30: Financial analysis of Chubb Systems, 2012-16
                                                                                      • Company strategy
                                                                                      • G4S Technology

                                                                                          • Recent company activity
                                                                                            • Figure 31: Financial analysis of G4S Technology, 2012-16
                                                                                          • Company strategy
                                                                                          • Hanwha Techwin

                                                                                              • Recent company activity
                                                                                                • Figure 32: Financial analysis of Hanwha Techwin, 2012-16
                                                                                              • Company strategy
                                                                                              • Honeywell

                                                                                                  • Recent company activity
                                                                                                    • Figure 33: Financial analysis of Honeywell, 2012-16
                                                                                                  • Company strategy
                                                                                                  • Schneider Electric

                                                                                                      • Recent company activity
                                                                                                        • Figure 34: Financial analysis of Schneider Electric, 2012-16
                                                                                                      • Company strategy
                                                                                                      • Secom

                                                                                                          • Recent company activity
                                                                                                            • Figure 35: Financial analysis of Secom, 2012-16
                                                                                                          • Company strategy
                                                                                                          • Market Forecast

                                                                                                            • Key points
                                                                                                              • The market
                                                                                                                • Figure 36: Forecast of UK security equipment market value, 2018-22
                                                                                                              • Market segmentation
                                                                                                                • Figure 37: Forecast of security equipment market segmentation, 2018-22
                                                                                                            • Further Sources and Contacts

                                                                                                              • Trade associations
                                                                                                                • Big Brother Watch
                                                                                                                  • British Retail Consortium
                                                                                                                    • British Security Industry Association
                                                                                                                      • National Security Inspectorate
                                                                                                                        • Professional Security
                                                                                                                          • Security System & Alarms Inspection Board
                                                                                                                            • Trade magazines
                                                                                                                              • Professional Security Magazine Enhanced
                                                                                                                                • PSI
                                                                                                                                  • Trade events
                                                                                                                                    • Security & Policing Home Office Event 2018