Future employment growth (in %) in administrative services sector across Member States in 2016-2030

In 2017, the share of administrative services in total EU employment was 4.28%.

During the period 2012-2017, the employment level of administrative services in EU changed by 13.21%.

The countries with highest employment share of administrative services in 2017 were:

  • Belgium 5.95%
  • Spain 5.16%
  • Netherlands 5.14%
  • Germany 5.03%
  • United Kingdom 4.98%

The occupations with the largest numbers of people employed in administrative services in 2017 in EU were:

  • Cleaners and helpers 2,421,137
  • Protection workers 1,136,243
  • Customer clerks 692,223
  • Office associate professionals 658,471
  • Farmworkers and gardeners 569,848

In the period 2016-2030, employment for administrative services in EU is projected to change by 16.29%

Occupations employed in the sector in administrative services sector in EU in 2017

Employment share of broad occupations (%) in administrative services sector in EU (2012-2017)

Employment in administrative services sector for educational level possessed in EU in 2017 by level of education

Employment in administrative services sector in EU in 2017 by age groups

Employment in high-tech occupations in administrative services sector across Member States in 2016