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Growth in the technology sector is driving huge
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Advance your career in open source

No. 1

54% of employers have unfilled positions due to lack of qualified candidates

No. 2

87% of employers say it's particularly hard to find open source talent

No. 3

96% of employers use IT certification as a hiring criteria

No. 4

20-33% average increase in bonus pay for LPI-certified candidates

No. 5

90% say IT certified individuals are more likely to be promoted

No. 6

44% of hiring managers are hiking up salaries for certified open source talent

Sources: The Foote Partners Report, ‘IT Skills and Certification Index’, 2014 | ITCC Whitepaper, ‘Trends That Will Affect the IT Certification Industry by 2020’, 2016 | CompTIA HR Report, ‘Perceptions of IT Training and Certification, 2015 | The Linux Foundation, ‘Open Source Jobs Report’, 2016.

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