​Linux and Open-Source Jobs Are in More Demand Than Ever

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Do you want a tech job? Then, it’s time to move away from Windows and head toward Linux and open source. According to The Linux Foundation and Dice‘s 2018 Open Source Jobs Report, 87 percent of hiring managers are having trouble finding open-source talent, while hiring open-source talent is now a priority for 83 percent of employers.

“Open source technology talent is in high demand, as Linux and other open source software dominates software development,” said Linux Foundation’s executive director, Jim Zemlin, in a statement. “I am encouraged that that companies are recognizing more and more each day that open-source technology is the way to advance their businesses. The Linux Foundation, our members, and the open source ecosystem are focused on ensuring training and certification opportunities are highly accessible to everyone who wants to seek them out.”

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