Future job prospects of the occupation in EU in 2016-2030

In 2017, office professionals accounted for 3.94% in the total employment in EU.

The total employment in this occupation reached 9,002,031.

During the period 2012-2017, the number of people employed as office professionals in EU changed by 28.69%.

In 2017, office professionals were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:

  • Professional services (2,027,457)
  • Public sector & defence (1,246,614)
  • Finance & insurance (1,097,848) 
  • Manufacturing (1,049,987)
  • Wholesale & retail trade (948,090)

Countries with highest employment share of office professionals in 2017:

  • Luxembourg (12.92%)
  • Lithuania (7.92%)
  • Netherlands (7.04%)
  • United Kingdom (6.36%)
  • Sweden (5.51%)

In the period 2016-2030, employment for office professionals in EU is projected to change by 19.60%

Future job prospects of office professionals across Member States in 2016-2030

Importance of tasks of office professionals in EU in 2016

Usual range of monthly gross income in the occupation in EU in 2016 (EUR, in Purchasing power parity)

Employment of office professionals in EU in 2017 by economy sectors

Employment of office professionals in EU in 2017 by field of study

Future job openings of office professionals for educational level possessed in EU in 2016-2030 by education level