Global Wi-Fi Analytics Market - Snapshot
According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research titled “Wi-Fi Analytics Market– Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2018–2026”, the global Wi-Fi analytics market is expected to reach US$ 9,461.0 Mn by 2026, expanding at a CAGR of 14.6% from 2018 to 2026. North America held a prominent share of the Wi-Fi analytics market in 2017 and is projected to be at the forefront of global demand, and the market in the region is expected to expand at a significant CAGR among all regions.
Wi-Fi analytics solutions help in using the information available through the wireless network to gain detailed insights about visitors and make better informed decisions about the physical space. It provides information about the locations visited, in which order, and time spent in each location. It offers an easy option to study, understand, and analyze the demographics of the population that uses the Wi-Fi services. It gives a point of entry to gauge the propensities of the users, their location, interests, and search interests. Hence, several industries use Wi-Fi analytics to tabulate key consumer data and use it to make informed decisions.
Cloud/SaaS Model segment to expand rapidly during the forecast period
The Wi-Fi analytics market can be segmented based on deployment, end-user, applications, and geography. Based on type, the Wi-Fi analytics market has been segmented into on premise and cloud/SaaS model. The demand for cloud based model is due to its lower cost as even small coffee shops or a mid - size restaurant can easily subscribe to it without putting pressure on their monthly budget and it entails zero management from the customer’s end. Also, cloud based models require zero maintenance from the customer, thus reducing huge maintenance costs involved.
Retail and Hotels/Restaurants/Motels to be major revenue generating segments in 2026
Based on end-user, the Wi-Fi analytics market has been divided into retail, automotive, hotels/restaurants/ motels, stadium, airports, enterprises, hospitals, government, and others. In terms of application, the market has been divided into marketing and advertising, network management, and access control and security management. Marketing and advertising is expected to hold the largest market share in 2026. This growth is due to the growing awareness about Wi-Fi marketing. Various brick and mortar stores are now deploying location based analytics solutions to promote and advertise their product offering. In fact, today all the big retail stores, restaurants, hotels, and coffee shops have their Wi-Fi marketing strategy in place.
Asia Pacific region is expected to hold a substantial share in the overall market
Based on geography, the global Wi-Fi analytics market has been divided into North America, South America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Middle East & Africa. North America is expected to hold a prominent share and account for more than 40% of the global market in 2026, followed by Europe. The growth in the North America region is due to greater adoption of Wi-Fi analytics software for formulating and implementing advertising strategy. The U.S holds the larger market share in the North America region because of large number of hotels, restaurants, motels, QSR, airports, and stadiums in the region. Also, availability of free Wi-Fi spots across the U.S. is driving the growth even further. The market in the Asia Pacific region is expected to grow at a faster rate globally due to growing adoption of Wi-Fi analytics solutions among significant number of stores and restaurants in the region. As a part of the strategy, several vendors are investing in tools development specific to a particular application and are focused on establishing new partnerships, and mergers and acquisitions in order to increase geographical reach in the global Wi-Fi analytics market.
Major players operating in the global Wi-Fi analytics market include GoZone WiFi, Purple, July Systems Inc., Bloom Intelligence, Cloud4Wi, Inc., Ruckus Wireless, Inc., Cisco Meraki, and Hughes Systique Corporation.
Global Wi-Fi Analytics Market: Overview
The report on the global Wi-Fi analytics market provides analysis for the period between 2016 and 2026, wherein 2016 is the base year, and 2018 to 2026 is the forecast period. Data for 2016 has been included to provide historical information. The study provides a comprehensive analysis of the expansion of the market during the forecast period, in terms of revenue estimates (in US$ Mn), across different geographies. The report covers market dynamics including drivers, restraints, opportunities, and trends expected to influence the expansion of the global Wi-Fi analytics market during the said period. Technologies that are playing a major role in driving the global Wi-Fi analytics market have also been considered in the study.
The report also covers key industry developments, and Porter’s Five Force analysis which identifies bargaining power of suppliers, bargaining power of buyers, threat from new entrants, threat from substitutes, and degree of competition in the Wi-Fi analytics market. Ecosystem analysis which identifies key stake holders in the market is covered in the report.
Global Wi-Fi Analytics Market: Scope of the Report
The Wi-Fi analytics market has been segmented based on deployment, end-user, and application. By deployment, the market is segmented into on premise and Cloud/SaaS model. Based on end-user, the market is segmented into retail, automotive, hotels/restaurants/ motels, stadium, airports, enterprises, hospitals, government and others. Further, the application segmentation includes marketing and advertising, network management, and access control and security management. Geographically, the report classifies the global Wi-Fi analytics market into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific (APAC), Middle East & Africa (MEA), and South America; the regions are analyzed in terms of revenue generation. Furthermore, region-wise prominent countries covered in the report include the U.S, Canada, U.K., Germany, France, Japan, China, India, GCC countries, South Africa, and Brazil.
Global trends have also been covered in the Wi-Fi analytics study. Additionally, the report also covers segment-wise comparison matrix, market attractiveness analysis, and market share of key players for all regions covered in the scope of study.
Comparison matrix includes segment growth matrix, 2016– 2026 (%), segment revenue contribution, 2016 - 2026 (%), and segment compound annual growth rate (CAGR %). Market attractiveness identifies and compares market attractiveness of segments based on CAGR and market share index across North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa (MEA), and South America.
Global Wi-Fi Analytics Market: Research Methodology
Secondary research sources typically include, but are not limited to company websites, annual reports, financial reports, broker reports, investor presentations, and SEC filings, internal and external proprietary databases, and relevant patent and regulatory databases, national government documents, vendors whitepapers, statistical databases, and market reports, news articles, press releases, and webcasts specific to companies operating in the market.
Primary research involves e-mail interactions, telephonic interviews, and face-to-face interviews for each market, category, segment, and sub-segment across geographies. We conduct primary interviews on an ongoing basis with industry participants and commentators in order to validate the data and analysis. Primary interviews provide first-hand information on the market size, market trends, growth trends, competitive landscape, and outlook, etc. These help us to validate and strengthen secondary research findings. These also help develop the analysis team’s market expertise and understanding.
Global Wi-Fi Analytics Market: Competitive Dynamics
The report includes competition landscape which comprises competition matrix, market positioning of major players in the Wi-Fi analytics market based on their 2017 revenues, and profiles of major players. Competition matrix benchmarks leading players on the basis of their capabilities and potential to grow. Factors including market position, offerings, and R&D focus are attributed to a company’s capabilities. Factors including top line growth, market share, segment growth, infrastructure facilities, and future outlook are attributed to a company’s potential to grow. This section also identifies and includes various recent developments carried out by the leading players of the Wi-Fi analytics market.
Company profiling includes company overview, major business strategies adopted, SWOT analysis, and market revenues between 2016 and 2018. The global players profiled in the global Wi-Fi Analytics market include GoZone WiFi, Purple, July Systems Inc., Bloom Intelligence, Cloud4Wi, Inc., Ruckus Wireless, Inc., Cisco Meraki, and Hughes Systique Corporation.
Wi-Fi Analytics Market Analysis, by Deployment
- Cloud/SaaS Model
Wi-Fi Analytics Market Analysis, by End-user
- Hotels/Restaurants/ Motels
Wi-Fi Analytics Market Analysis, by Application
- Marketing and Advertising
- Network Management
- Access Control and Security Management
Wi-Fi Analytics Market Analysis, by Country/Region
- North America
- Rest of North America
- Rest of Europe
- Asia Pacific
- Rest of Asia Pacific
- Middle East & Africa
- South Africa
- Rest of Middle East & Africa
- South America
- Rest of South America