"System Integrator Market for Industrial Automation by Service Outlook - Global Forecast to 2022", published by MarketsandMarkets, the market is expected to reach USD 56.05 Billion by 2022 from USD 41.47 Billion in 2016, at a CAGR of 5.0% between 2017 and 2022
The major factors driving the growth of the system integrator market for industrial automation include the growing use of Internet of Things (IoT) in industrial automation, rising safety and security concerns, demand for low-cost energy-efficient production process by manufacturing plants, automation in manually uncontrollable processes, advancement in cloud computing technology, higher bargaining power of system integrators, and bundled products offered by system integrators.
Software integration service expected to hold the largest market size by 2022
Software integration service held the largest share of the system integrator market for industrial automation in 2016. This can be attributed to the wide acceptance of automation software including SCADA, DCS, MES, and PLM in industries as part of monitor and control solutions.
The Americas likely to hold the largest share of the system integrator market for industrial automation during the forecast period
The Americas is expected to hold the largest share of the system integrator market for industrial automation during the forecast period owing to the presence of major companies, such as ABB (Switzerland), Siemens (Germany), Rockwell (US), General Electric (US), and Cameron (US) providing industrial automation solutions to the customers through system integrators. The Americas has a higher penetration of process industries, such as oil and gas, mining, pulp and paper, chemical, and petrochemical. The processes in these industries are very complex and large. Therefore the implementation of automation solutions is necessary for these companies.