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Ovum's IT management software market forecast model provides spend data and growth rates for three segments – IT project and portfolio management (IT PPM), IT service management (ITSM), and software asset management (SAM) – for the period 2018–23, spanning five regions and 11 vertical markets.


  • Based on detailed market research, these forecasts offer in-depth insight into likely spending in these high-activity areas of the software market, which will be needed to underpin and assure digital development transformation programs.

Features and Benefits

  • Compares market revenue growth across major geographies and vertical industries, allowing vendors to target investment in marketing, sales, and partnerships.
  • Identifies which software segment offers the best potential for revenue growth.

Key questions answered

  • How will the share of different subsegments in the global IT management market grow during 2018–23?
  • Which regional market will grow at the fastest rate over the forecast period?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: Software Market Forecast: IT Management, 2018–23