Bayside Council area
Local workers - Occupations - All industries
In the Bayside Council area, 16.7% of workers were Professionals, compared to 23.6% in New South Wales.
Occupation is a key component for evaluating the socio-economic status of the local workers and the skills required to work in each industry sector.
The occupations of the local workers in the Bayside Council area will be influenced by factors including:
- The economic base and employment opportunities available in the Bayside Council area;
- The age of the workforce;
- The skill and qualification level required to enter an industry; and
- The working and social aspirations of the population.
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work
|Local workers occupations|
|Bayside Council area - All industries||2016||2011||Change|
|Occupations (Click rows to view sub-categories)||Number||%||New South Wales||Number||%||New South Wales||2011 - 2016|
|Technicians and Trades Workers||9,464||12.8||12.7||9,877||13.6||13.2||-413|
|Community and Personal Service Workers||8,631||11.7||10.4||8,310||11.4||9.5||+321|
|Clerical and Administrative Workers||10,571||14.3||13.8||11,917||16.4||15.0||-1,346|
|Machinery Operators And Drivers||6,754||9.1||6.1||6,479||8.9||6.4||+275|
|Inadequately described or not stated||1,599||2.2||1.8||1,531||2.1||1.8||+68|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
An analysis of the jobs held by the All industries workforce in the Bayside Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:
- Professionals (12,354 local workers or 16.7%)
- Clerical and Administrative Workers (10,571 local workers or 14.3%)
- Managers (9,551 local workers or 12.9%)
In combination these three occupations accounted for 32,476 people in total or 43.9% of the All industries local workers.
In comparison, New South Wales employed 23.6% as Professionals; 13.8% as Clerical and Administrative Workers and 13.5% as Managers.
The major differences between the jobs held by the workforce in the Bayside Council area and New South Wales were:
- A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Professionals (16.7% compared to 23.6%)
- A larger percentage of local workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (9.1% compared to 6.1%)
- A larger percentage of local workers employed as Sales Workers (11.5% compared to 9.2%)
- A larger percentage of local workers employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (11.7% compared to 10.4%)
The largest changes in the jobs held by the workforce in the Bayside Council area between 2011 and 2016 were those employed as:
- Clerical and Administrative Workers (-1,346 local workers)
- Sales Workers (+776 local workers)
- Labourers (+541 local workers)
- Professionals (+508 local workers)