NewsFactor: Tech Jobs: Linux on the Move
Mar 15, 2004, 17:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by James Maguire)
[ Thanks to Jason
Greenwood for this link. ]
"The constant stream of headlines about Linux's advance in the
enterprise seems to offer a glimmer of hope for job seekers. Given
the many companies adopting the upstart operating system, employers
certainly will need to hire legions of Linux techs, right?
"In a recent quarter, for example, Linux server sales grew 42
percent year over year--a breathtaking jump compared to the
tortoise-like growth rate of the server market overall. And top
players like IBM and Sun are poised--or have begun--to make massive
pushes in the Linux desktop arena. Such initiatives are fueling a
dramatic surge in Linux-related job openings..."