LinuxPlanet: Linux Jobs: They're Out There and Here's How to Find Them
Dec 02, 2002, 17:30 (10 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
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"You want to make a living from Linux? Well, you can do it, but
finding a job isn't a walk in the park.
"It's not that Linux isn't popular in the job market. It is. If
you do any job-hunting at all, you'll see that Linux jobs are out
there. The main problem is that IT jobs as a whole are on a
decline. The day when simply having a CS degree or being able to
show that you knew your way around a command line was enough to get
you a good-paying job are long gone.
"The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) says
of the 2002 job-market 'Jobs were scare. Competition was fierce.
And entry-level salaries dropped in many fields.' They got that