IT professionals are getting attraction by the big companies as their is huge market for  Big Data and Analytics, and Social Mobile Analytics and Cloud (SMAC) as employers look to strengthen their technological force. Thus it only makes sense to be future-ready and find out about the details of career opportunities such as that of a Linux administrator., a website for the IT professionals and Linux Foundation did a comprehensive survey to find out about the advantage Linux professionals have in the current technology landscape. The findings were heavily skewed in favor of those who are looking for a good job opportunity on Linux platform.

There are various job opportunities in Linux Administrator which comprises that candidates should have are key expertise over handling of PHP, MySQL, Ruby, Perl and Python computer languages. In this regard, many companies like Google, yahoo, Boeing and many other companies have migrated to cost-effective open source solution for a well-being of the company.

Best career opportunity in Linux Administrator Jobs:

  1. Security engineers
  2. Technical Support
  3. Kernel Developers
  4. Device Developers
  5. Application Developers

Above mentioned career opportunities are one of the most trending jobs in Linux Administration profile. Candidates need to fulfill the guidelines as well as should specialize over some of the major fields like:

  1. Software Development
  2. DBA
  3. Web Server Administration and others.

A key expertise over the subject matter of Linux will always result in best knowledge. Mostly candidates are preferred from (IT, Engineering, Science) background to assist the companies in order to run the business and make a well-deserved growth. Candidates have certification in LINUX can achieve an enormous growth and can be designated at a very great position in order to sustain in the industry.

Various areas                         Designations – Remuneration
————-                           —————————

System Administration                A – 8 to 10 Lac/Annum
Networking Administration        B – 4 to 6 Lac/Annum
Web Server Administration

Linux Desktop Management &   A – 5 to 6 Lac/Annum
Maintenance                              B – 2 to 4 Lac/Annum

Linux System Development        A – 10 to 15 Lac/Annum
B – 8 to 10 Lac/Annum

Applications Development        A – 7 to 9 Lac/Annum
B – 4 to 8 Lac/Annum

*approx. : the figure may vary from company to another.

The future is open. All leading close source companies will turn to the biggest open source companies in matter of decades. India plays the major role in the transformation of Open Source.

Over the period of time the government organizations and private limited will turn up to the cost effective software solutions. The only way for that is to migrate to Linux. The number of Linux users increases that may tend to open the new wave for more opportunities in Linux and other Open source software’s in India and outside of India.

Candidates searching for jobs in Linux administrator profile can easily make a great success by opting for several job portals for applying the best jobs which matches the profile easily. It is one of the best ways to counter major opportunities in this profile. Candidates can easily visit the job portals like Monster India, Shine and others to bring a sustainable position in the company.

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