Which Microsoft Certification Should You Get?

You work with data, and you’re thinking about getting a Microsoft certification. Which one should you get?

If you need the certification to get a job…

Then get the certification you see mentioned the most often in the descriptions of the job you’re looking for.

This is just a little tricky because certifications shown on jobs often lag behind by a couple/few years. The HR department may just have copy/pasted the job requirements from the last job ad they posted. That certification may no longer even be offered by Microsoft. (Microsoft has a tendency of reinventing their certification lineup every