Pressing need for linux talent
According to an IT jobs survey and report by The Linux Foundation 93% of hiring managers say they will hire a Linux professional in the next six months, an increase from 89 percent in 2012. 75% of Linux professionals surveyed have received at least one call from a recruiter in the last six months. Linux salaries jumped 9% this year, far outpacing the 5% increase in tech salaries overall. 2013 paint an optimistic picture for economic growth and highlighting a rising trend toward adoption of Linux in organizations of all types and sizes.