Datamation: Linux professionals - IT Salary TrackerMar 08, 2000, 21:46 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Zach Rodgers)
"We began our four-week series of salary surveys on open source applications last week with a look at Apache positions. This week we focus on Linux, the darling of operating system dissidents everywhere. Sure, there are open source applications with more available jobs (Perl). And yes, there are open source jobs that pay better (Sendmail). But Linux is, well, Linux. It's the original open source pioneer and everyone's favorite underdog."
"And there is plenty to mention about Linux. When we last checked the number of available Linux jobs on dice.com...in September 1999, we found 150 listed nationwide. Currently dice contains a whopping 543 jobs, an increase of over 200%; an expansion roughly on par with the overall increase in open source availabilities...."